Richard Armitage

Richard Armitage

When and where Richard Armitage was born?

Age
49 years
Birth date
August 22, 19711971-08-22
Zodiac sign
Leo
Place of Birth
England
Occupation
Actor
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Biography (wiki)

Richard Crispin Armitage (born 22 August 1971) is an English film, television, theatre and voice actor. He received recognition in the UK with his first leading role as John Thornton in the British television programme North & South (2004). His role as dwarf prince and leader Thorin Oakenshield in Peter Jackson's film trilogy adaptation of The Hobbit brought him international recognition. Other notable roles include John Proctor in Yaël Farber's stage production of Arthur Miller's The Crucible, Francis Dolarhyde in the American TV series Hannibal, Lucas North in the British TV drama Spooks, John Porter in the British TV drama Strike Back, Daniel Miller in the EPIX spy series Berlin Station and Guy of Gisborne in the British TV drama Robin Hood. He voiced Trevor Belmont in the Netflix adaptation of Castlevania.

After graduating from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA), Armitage initially sought theatre work and was a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC). He turned to film and television roles when he noticed that leading stage roles went to actors with name recognition who could bring in patrons to fill venues. After twelve years away and having earned that name recognition, Armitage returned to the stage in 2014 taking his first leading role in a major production. He played John Proctor in the successful and critically acclaimed production of The Crucible at The Old Vic, and earned an Olivier Award nomination for Best Actor.

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Height and Weight 2021

How tall and how much weigh Richard Armitage?
Height 6 ft 2 in / 189 cm
Weight 205 lb / 93 kg
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Body size

Breast/Bust size 42 in / 109 cm
Waist size 33 in / 84 cm
Hips size
Biceps 14 in / 37 cm
Dress Size
Shoe (Feet) Size
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Breast 109
Waist 84
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Appearance

Hair Color Dark brown
Eye Color Blue
Nationality English
Race / ethnicity White

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