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Richard Crispin Armitage was born and raised in Leicester, England, to Margaret (Hendey), a secretary, and John Armitage, an engineer. He attended Pattison College in Binley Road, Coventry, and studied at LAMDA (the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art). His first appearance on the screen was in a small role in This Year's Love (1999), but it ... See full bio »

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 2018 My Zoe (pre-production)
James
 2018 Ocean's Eight (post-production)
Claude Becker
 2017/II Sleepwalker (completed)
Dr. Scott White
 2017-2018 Castlevania (TV Series)
Trevor Belmont
- Episode #2.1 (2018) ... Trevor Belmont (voice)
- Monument (2017) ... Trevor Belmont (voice)
- Labyrinth (2017) ... Trevor Belmont (voice)
- Necropolis (2017) ... Trevor Belmont (voice)
- Witchbottle (2017) ... Trevor Belmont (voice)
 2017/II Pilgrimage
Raymond De Merville
 2016 Brain on Fire
Tom Cahalan
 2016 Alice Through the Looking Glass
King Oleron
 2015 Urban & the Shed Crew
Chop
 2011 North & South: Deleted Scenes (Video short)
John Thornton (uncredited)
 2002-2010 MI-5 (TV Series)
Lucas North / Armed Police Officer
- Episode #9.8 (2010) ... Lucas North
- Episode #9.7 (2010) ... Lucas North
- Episode #9.6 (2010) ... Lucas North
- Episode #9.5 (2010) ... Lucas North
- Episode #9.4 (2010) ... Lucas North
 2009 Moving On (TV Series)
John Mulligan
- Drowning Not Waving (2009) ... John Mulligan
 2007 Miss Marie Lloyd (TV Movie)
Percy Courtney
 2007 Inspector George Gently (TV Series)
Ricky Deeming
- Gently Go Man (2007) ... Ricky Deeming
 2005 ShakespeaRe-Told (TV Mini-Series)
Peter Macduff
- Macbeth (2005) ... Peter Macduff
 2005 The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (TV Series)
Philip Turner
- In Divine Proportion (2005) ... Philip Turner
 2005/I Frozen
Steven
 2004 North & South (TV Mini-Series)
John Thornton
 2003 Between the Sheets (TV Mini-Series)
Paul Andrews
- Episode #1.6 (2003) ... Paul Andrews
- Episode #1.5 (2003) ... Paul Andrews
- Episode #1.4 (2003) ... Paul Andrews
- Episode #1.3 (2003) ... Paul Andrews
- Episode #1.2 (2003) ... Paul Andrews
 2003 Cold Feet (TV Series)
Lee
- Episode #5.4 (2003) ... Lee
- Episode #5.3 (2003) ... Lee
- Episode #5.2 (2003) ... Lee
- Episode #5.1 (2003) ... Lee
 2002 Sparkhouse (TV Mini-Series)
John Standring
- Episode #1.3 (2002) ... John Standring
- Episode #1.2 (2002) ... John Standring
- Episode #1.1 (2002) ... John Standring
 2001 Macbeth (TV Movie)
Angus
 2001 Casualty (TV Series)
Craig Parker
- Playing with Fire (2001) ... Craig Parker
 1999 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
Naboo Fighter Pilot (uncredited)
 1999 This Year's Love
Smug Man at Party
 1999 Cleopatra (TV Mini-Series)
Epiphanes
- Part 1 (1999) ... Epiphanes
- Part 2 (1999) ... Epiphanes
 1999 Staged (Short)
Daryl
 1992 Boon (TV Series)
Man in Pub
- Message in a Bottle (1992) ... Man in Pub (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Audiobook: The Convenient Marriage, written by Georgette Heyer See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Height:

6' 2½" (1.89 m)
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[on his professional quandary, as a six-foot-two actor, in playing Thorin, the Dwarf King] I think the biggest challenge for me is that when I walk into a room they think the wrong guy has come to the audition. It's a compliment, but on a business level it's difficult because it's hard to convince people it was really me playing the role. See more »

Trivia:

He was considered for the role of Bruce Wayne/Batman in Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice (2016). See more »

Trademark:

Blue-grey eyes See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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