Category Archives: AttRAction

Richard Armitage warming up a rainy Sexy SatuRdAy with his iconically searing gaze, September 08, 2018 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1181)

It’s chilly and rainy in my area.  And the talented British actor Richard Armitage‘s iconically searing gaze—below, during a Fall 2016 Berlin Station promo–really warms me up!  *fans self* Sighhh! Thanks to DurinLass for the RA pix  above, tweeted on … Continue reading

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THUD Thursday! Suave Richard Armitage dines in character, August 30, 2018 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1180)

Thanks to Julie K for tweeting this heart stoppingly suave pix of a recent Richard Armitage dining in character portrait!  Sighhhh!   *THUD* #perfectionhttps://t.co/jk5b6Sw68P#RichardArmitage #oceans8 pic.twitter.com/yUlterk17O — Julia Koksharova (@JulieKoksharova) August 29, 2018 Just a little something to brighten our … Continue reading

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THUD Thursday—Richard Armitage’s Valentine’s Day Selfie is soooo Dreamy,  February 15, 2018  Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1144)

Richard Armitage’s Valentine’s Day Selfie is soooo Dreamy!   Happy Valentines Day ❤️. This floor is sorting out my back. pic.twitter.com/JWS1AkHBtv — Richard Armitage (@RCArmitage) February 14, 2018   Oh My! My/Grati’s comment to him: So sorry to hear about … Continue reading

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Sexy Sunday—Richard Armitage at 2013 THDofS promo, THUD!, February 11, 2018 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1142)

The talented British actor Richard Armitage, at 2013 Waterstones Piccadilly THDofS promo (Image via DurinLass, Thanks!)  (Grati color edit, below): In profile. Longer hair.  Revealed ear.  Respectful gaze.  Roman nose.  Chiseled jaw.  Stubble.  Listening smile.  Neckage. Hint of chest hair.  … Continue reading

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Too Hottt to Handle Tuesday!  Richard Armitage teasingly flirting during a Fall 2016 Berlin Station promo interview, January 30, 2018 by Gratiana Lovelace (Post#1139)

Love the talented British actor Richard Armitage’s teasingly flirty and jaunty head tilt with his come hither smile and devilish eyebrows– Sighhh! –in this Fall 2016 Berlin Station promo interview gif, as he looks to  his co-star Michelle Forbes (sitting to … Continue reading

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Too Hottt to Handle Tuesday!  Wicked Thoughts about John Porter,  June 27, 2017  Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1071)

One Richard Armitage tv/film project trivia item in joke is that his characters seem to get tied up a lot. Especially, a certain Guy.  Ha! And yet, something as simple as RA’s character John Porter–in 2010’s original Strike Back series … Continue reading

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I’m Choosing Richard Armitage as my Fantasy Physical TheRApist,  March 27, 2017 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1051)

Now that the 27 staples at my left achilles tendon reattachment surgery site are out as of last week—no, that’s a good thing!  No more 54 pointy metal ends poking me with endless pain—I’m on the mend for a several … Continue reading

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Too Hottt 2 Handle Tuesday!  Richard Armitage Smoulders in “Winter Magic” Wallpaper by Ann Boudreau, February 07, 2017 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1039)

Fangurling about the exquisitely talented British actor Richard Armitage is such fun!  He is kind hearted, gorgeous, and talented!  His storytelling as an actor and as a narrator immerses you in the story and its characters.  And there is a … Continue reading

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“Celebrate the Armitage”, Images from Terri!,  January 31, 2017 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1036)

Thanks to Terri over on twitter, who has been sharing lots of Richard Armitage and his character images as a way to boost everyone’s “spirits”—with peaceful, joyous, and beautiful images.   In her tweet at bottom, she shares images of … Continue reading

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Wishing a very Happy 45th Birthday to Richard Armitage!   August 22, 2016  Gratiana Lovelace (Post #957)

Newborn babies  are just at the beginning of their lives.  And the future and possibilities are endless as to the journey that new little person will take through life, and the impact that they will have on the world around them. … Continue reading

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Thespian Thursday! Coming Richard Armitage AttRActions! June 09, 2016 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #922)

With two cameo scenes of him portraying King Oleron  (postage stamp edit at right by Ania Zrysiowana, via MezzmerizedbyRichard) in the recently released film  Alice Through the Looking Glass—which I have yet to see–the exquisitely talented British actor Richard Armitage  has … Continue reading

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THUD Thursday: Richard Armitage 2013 LA BAFTA Tea Party portrait beard manip from RA Bulgaria launches 1,000 bursting ovaries, April 14, 2016 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #899)

The oh so talented British actor Richard Armitage is a dangerously handsome man! Oh my!  That seductively piercing smouldering gaze, long hair, and a beard?  Even if the beard is a manip, it is masterfully done! This beard manip above … Continue reading

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THUD Thursday! Richard Armitage Disheveled DistRActions! October 22, 2015 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #818)

I may have mentioned that I am quite enamored of a certain exquisitely talented British actor named Richard Armitage. *wink* And Mr. Armitage’s all dressed up formal portraits are divine (Esquire 2013, right). But I also have quite a hankering … Continue reading

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Tuesday Musings: Richard Armitage in Red Plaid for You Selfie, June 02, 2015 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #758)

No Photoshopping of crinkles and age lines needed here. Just a man and his phone take a great age defying selfie. The exquisitely talented British actor Richard Armitage is pushing 44 years come August 22nd? NOT!          original                                                 Grati’s … Continue reading

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WCW: A Little Richard Armitage Eye TheRApy and Olivier Awards #AskArmitage, April 01to 02, 2015 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #726)

My eyes have had one of their flare-ups this past week, so my vision has been spotty. And my having only recently been successful in downloading “The Crucible”–in the SD format–it seems rather ironic that I/eye am too tired vision … Continue reading

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Thespian Thursday: Richard Armitage’s Gaze is Melting Me …, February 26, 2015 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #709)

… into a puddle of womanly essence.   *whimper*   Purrrr!   Sighhhh! wishing twitter friends a very sweet dreams and happy thoughts goodnight all keep safewhere ever you are xxxxx pic.twitter.com/1XmdQUGWgq — laura DAY (@casear3333) February 25, 2015 Thanks to Laura … Continue reading

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Fun Day Sunday: Richard Armitage Autographs Thorin Card and Nibbles, February 22, 2015 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #707)

The exquisitely talented British actor Richard Armitage is also  adorable and quirky—-especially when he tweets his selfies.  Love the gleam in RA’s eyes here (my edit below): My tweet reply to his tweet: “Well, good sir, how does one obtain such … Continue reading

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WCW: A “Do Over” CRAzy Captions Wallpaper, February 18, 2015 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #705)

Back up! Trash that initial post #705. Deep breath. Reset. Adjust my _________ for comfort. Try again. Whew! I feel better! And now, focus! What is my core mission here at Something About Love? Oh right!                The four R’s:  … Continue reading

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Sweetly Sexy Saturday: Richard Armitage’s Smile…& Then Some, January 17, 2015 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #690)

Sexy means different things to different people. And sexy means different things to me at different times. To me, today, this handsome portrait (at right) of the exquisitely talented British actor Richard Armitage at the Pinter Proust play’s after party … Continue reading

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WCW: Is Actor Richard Armitage Causing Global Warming? March 12, 2014 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #528)

A good friend of mine related to me yesterday that she had a dream about the exquisitely talented British actor Richard Armitage that made her feel warm.  Ever the lady–and supremely happily married–she was being modest and conservative in her … Continue reading

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Strike Back Origins Starring Richard Armitage as John Porter Begins Showing in the U.S., October 19, 2013 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #459)

Yayyyyy!  “Strike Back Origin”–a six part miniseries originally titled Chris Ryan’s Strike Back that aired on Sky1 in 2010–with British actor Richard Armitage starring as SAS Agent John Porter [center, image right] is finally showing in the U.S. RANet has more info … Continue reading

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Fun Day Sunday–Richard Armitage is California Cool and Sexy at a BAFTA Reception on Saturday, September 22, 2013 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #450)

New portraits of British actor Richard Armitage–currently portraying Thorin  Oakenshield in The Hobbit movies trilogy–getting out of the house and attending a BAFTA LA TV Tea hosted by the BBC on Saturday, September 21, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California are STUNNING!  … Continue reading

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Sexy Saturday: Real Men, 40 and Over Actors Who are Sexy and Bankable, March 09, 2013 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #376)

After seeing more pictures of very young hotties/totties come into my FB and Twitter news feeds of late, I am in search of a way to plead with film studios and marketers to look at the crop of 40+ male … Continue reading

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Sexy Saturday AttRActors: Richard Armitage Style, 2/09/13 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #359)

Gathered together here are  some of my favorite recent portraits of  British actor Richard Armitage. I identify below what each RA portrait represents to me–about an aspect of my attRAction to him, in addition to his exquisite storytelling talent (counter … Continue reading

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Sexy Saturday: Richard Armitage Wet and in Wonderful Voice, 8/11/12 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #249)

A friend asked me what I visualize as I swim laps each morning, six days a week.  Well, in the slideshow below is my inspiRAtion.  Richard Armitage is a man who claims to have a diffident relationship with water–yet he … Continue reading

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