Top Characters of Richard Armitage

Richard Armitage is one of the most popular, loved by fans, actors of the decade. Since he got the roles in the North and South and The Hobbit, he got also international fame, becoming a real hot star. Even if people know him usually from these two productions, Richard actually played in many other movies and TV shows. Also, the latest news is saying that Richard Armitage will also play Batman in the super production Superman vs. Batman, which will be released in 2015.

However, if you, as many other fans, want to know the best characters that Richard Armitage played in his life as an actor, here are the best of them:

  • 7. Bedtime Stories – CBeeBies: There is no woman who could resist to a man who is reading bedtime stories. And if we are talking about Richard Armitage, it is for sure. He is one of our favorite bedtime stories tellers, especially with his sexy voice.
  • 6. The Vicar of Dibley – Harry Kennedy: Richard was so lovely as Harry that he stole everybody’s hearts in this movie. The two episodes aired on Christmas Day 2007 and New Year’s Day 2007.
  • 5. Strick Back – Sgt. John Porter: In this movie, Richard played an ex-SAS soldier who just returned from Iraq, and seeks for revenge for his two friends who died in the war. We all have to admit that Richard made a great role, but he also looks very hot as a soldier.
  • 4. North and South – John Thornton: Probably one of the most famous characters of Richard Armitage, John Thornton is the favorite of many fans. He is intense, deep-set, and with a smile that conquered our hearts.
  • 3. The Hobbit – Thorin Oakenshield: This is the character that brought Richard international fame. However, it is only number three in our top, but only because the next two characters are as good as this one.
  • 2. Spooks – Lucas North: Armitage was very happy to play Lucas, a guy who spent eight years in a prison in Russia. It was a challenge for the actor.
  • 1. Robin Hood – Sir Guy of Gisbourne: No doubt, this is the best role of Richard Armitage. Who can resist to an ambitious, athletic, and loyal man?