Here's another actor (British again:) who just seems to do things that are so uncelebrity-like that they make my heart melt. Henry Cavill took time from his Superman shooting schedule to meet and greet American airmen and women at Edwards Air Force Base. I remember seeing an interview where, when asked what he might've done with his life if not an actor, Cavill said he had planned to enter the military - same as one of his older brothers.
Past Post with THE HOBBIT Thorin excerpt plus long discussion about a most revealing RA early interview. Also links to filming locations of The Tudors:
Henry VIII's Hampton Court kitchens--600 meals prepared there twice daily in C16:
Thanks to the http://www.richardarmitagenet.com/ website for newly discovered pix - including the one above and two below..
Isn't it obvious the photo below was used as the prototype to make the Guy of Gisborne action figure?
Dec 2009 - we were all atwitter over the Argentine tango:
Russian fans have graciously made their RA calendars available - following is definitely my fav..
There is another narrator besides RA for Bernard Cornwell's Lords of The North. That's why it's crucial to make certain you're ordering RA's version - following is the BBC's site offering his audiobook:http://www.audiogo.co.uk/audiobook/11242/the-lords-of-the-north
A lovely hand-made quilt, created by an American fan, will be placed up for charity auction (RA's suggestion). See further details at richardarmitagenet website:
"If you can't get to be uncommon through going straight,you'll never get to do it through going crooked. Live well and die happy." Dickens
Eyes and ears always tuned in for something special...
"Every man's happiness is his own responsibility."_____Abraham Lincoln
CORRECT POLL ANSWER: 48% answered correctly that the gift sent to RA, which he said "cleaned my mouth out", was chocolate soap:
Query:"Apr 2008:in a thank you message to fans,RA listed gifts that were sent to him--one was "Chocolate___(really cleaned my mouth out!)"--fill in the blank"
****[Liberal] "Philosophy can make people sick."_____Aristotle (Nicomachean Ethics) [creative license:]
My very favorite superbowl ad this year--I'd never paid any attention whatsoever to him before...wonder why this suddenly caught my attention*cough*must've been the overabundance of tatts--they're not sexy;)
Tatt-less eyecandy *yummy*
Oct 2010 - Past post: comments about Spooks 9