But if I watched with the sound turned off, I would have missed the most arresting screen voice since Orson Welles, and the dreamiest since Ronald Coleman...
(Danusha Goska)..was a very strong and individualistic performance. (fitzg)It was a tour de force and no matter how cheesy it all seemed, [Armitage] saw the opportunity to show a vast range of emotion and behaviour, rather operatic at times.
He subsequently played Guy of Gisborne in Robin Hood -- a black leather-wearing bad boy who broadened Armitage's appeal -- and spy Lucas North in Spooks.
His most recent role is Thorin Oakenshield in The Hobbit film trilogy.
(Pi)..is not entirely unreasonable to conclude that Richard Armitage is starting to look like someone who wants to do action roles and projects that fall under the rubric of “entertainment,” instead of the actor that the fans who used their computers to catapult him to public attention in 2004 thought he was: a dramatic artist with the potential to become the next great interpreter of Shakespeare — or at the very least, an ongoing competitor worthy of Colin Firth for favorite period drama lead.
(Servetus)There is a distinct gap between what [Armitage] talks about in interviews, how he prepares for his roles and what he would like to do in the future, and what he actually does.
how he "leads with his emotions." This practice — the fact that we almost always guess how his character feels before we know what he thinks or will say — is a huge theme in his acting for me, and, I think, a significant piece of why Mr.Are the smiley faces the children in the photo above?One must wonder: The photos have caused a surge in the #Rich Lee tag on Tumblr, which is used to share smut and gossip among fans of the fantasy “couple.” Do with that information what you will.It’s been less than a day since we reported about Sir Ian Mc Kellan’s accidental slip and possible outing of a fellow Hobbit costar, but that information alone has given the fine users of Tumblr enough ammunition to turn their dashboards into Speculation City and kick off the next great search for a closeted Hollywood actor.In a 2012 interview with , Mc Kellan confirmed that two of the actors playing dwarves in the Hobbit trilogy were openly gay, even though only one, in fact, is openly gay.His face tells a story, and I respect that he applies artistry to achieve this.