Tag Archives: John Porter

Fun Day Sunday:  Grati Hopes for a Nearby Richard Armitage Movie Con, April 20, 2014 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #550)

San Diego Comic Con, Dragon Con in Atlanta, Georgia, Cinema Con in Las Vegas touting Into the Storm (see Getty image below of Richard Armitage, Sarah Wayne Callies, and Director Steven Quale), Hobbit Con in Bonn, Germany, and now Wonder … Continue reading

Posted in Desolation of Smaug, Fangurling, Fun Day Sunday, Into the Storm, John Porter, John Standring, John Thornton, Lucas North, Middle Earth, movies, Multi-Character RA, North & South, Period Drama, Portraits, Richard Armitage, Romance, Sir Guy of Gisborne, Something About Love, Sparkhouse, Spooks, Strike Back, The Hobbit, The Impressionists, Thorin, Video | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 37 Comments

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

Posted in AttRAction, Fangurling, Graphic, Humor, John Porter, John Standring, John Thornton, Love and Relationships, Lucas North, Middle Earth, movies, North & South, Richard Armitage, Robin Hood, Romance, Sir Guy of Gisborne, Sparkhouse, Spooks, Strike Back, The Hobbit, Thorin, Video | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 36 Comments

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

Posted in AttRAction, Drama, Interview, intrigue, John Porter, movies, Richard Armitage, Sexy, Strike Back, The Hobbit, Thorin, Video | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

Fun Day Sunday: Richard Armitage as Batman Signature etc, August 04, 2013 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #434)

With the completion of most of the principal and pickup filming for the second and third films in The Hobbit triology of films, many of British actor Richard Armitage’s  admirers/fans have wondered what his next role might be. Naturally, we … Continue reading

Posted in Batman, Fun Day Sunday, Graphic, John Porter, movies, Richard Armitage, Strike Back, The Hobbit, Thorin | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 50 Comments

Richard Armitage: A Fiercely Sexy and Magnetic Actor on Film, and a Charming Gentlemanly Man in Life, June 15, 2013 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #418)

I know that you might laugh at me, but it is the regular bloke portraits of talented rising international British star and actor Richard Armitage (Roots Canada, 2012, right) that capture my fancy.  He seems affable and easygoing–and oh so … Continue reading

Posted in Harry Kennedy, Humor, John Porter, John Thornton, Kindness, Love and Relationships, Lucas, movies, North & South, Portraits, Richard Armitage, Robin Hood, Sexy, Sir Guy of Gisborne, Spooks, Strike Back, The Hobbit, Thorin | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

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

Posted in AttRAction, Captain America, Harry Kennedy, Humor, John Porter, John Standring, John Thornton, Lucas, movies, North & South, Pride & Prejudice, Richard Armitage, Romance, Sexy, Sparkhouse, Spooks, Strike Back, The Hobbit, Thorin, Vicar of Dibley | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

Fun Day Sunday: Catching up on Grati’s Richard Armitage Wallpapers and Such, 1/27/13 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #351)

In addition to my writing stories and essays about Richard Armitage, I also like to create graphics.  Though I am no artist, it is fun to play around with Photoshop (image manip) and Powerpoint (layering)  to create these collages/wallpapers.  So … Continue reading

Posted in Creativity, Fangurling, Fun Day Sunday, Graphic, John Porter, John Standring, John Thornton, Lucas, movies, Multi-Character RA, Music, North & South, Richard Armitage, Robin Hood, Sexy, Sir Guy of Gisborne, Sparkhouse, Spooks, Strike Back, The Hobbit, Thorin, Video | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

“We say a little prayer for” Richard Armitage, a video by Gratiana Lovelace with Teresa Armitage, 9/23/12 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #276)

We who are fans of the exquisitely talented British actor Richard Armitage, write and create videos and graphics in homage to him and his wonderful character portrayals and storytelling.  Richard Armitage has that indefinable something that moves us. He enthralls … Continue reading

Posted in Creativity, Fun Day Sunday, John Thornton, Lucas, Multi-Character RA, North & South, Richard Armitage, Robin Hood, Sir Guy of Gisborne, Spooks, Strike Back, The Hobbit, Thorin, Video | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Lucas Tuesday: Is it too much to ask to see the top of Richard Armitage’s Head? 5/08/12 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #180)

In my “skin wars” John Porter image that I manipped yesterday (original left, manip right) for a future original fiction story illustration of mine–Richard Armitage being my muse and always part of my “dream” cast–I healed his torso wound and … Continue reading

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Strike Back Saturday: Richard Armitage “Fakes it”, Authentically Portraying John Porter, 1/21/12 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #110)

I love the pictures of Richard Armitage in interviews about his various roles.  We see hints of the characters, but also hints of the man behind his theatrical “masque” at such times.  This is just such a picture of RA … Continue reading

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Admiring Richard Armitage Some More, 10/12/11 GratianaDS90 (Post #31)

I continually marvel at the friendships I’ve developed through our mutual  interest in Richard Crispin Armitage.  Some refer to it as “fangirling”.    For me, it is wonderful to meet other ladies whom I can intelligently discuss the stories, plots, characters, … Continue reading

Posted in AttRAction, Lucas, North & South, Richard Armitage, Robin Hood, Sparkhouse, Spooks, Strike Back | Tagged , , , , | 14 Comments

Seeking “Mr. Right” Among Richard Armitage’s Varied Character Roles, 9/14/11 GratianaDS90 (Post # 14)

Getting back to the notion that there are women in the world—or at least of my acquaintance—who are still seeking their Mr. Right (see my blog post #2, “Late bloomers for love can and do bloom”:  https://gratianads90.wordpress.com/2011/08/27/late-bloomers-for-love-can-and-do-bloom-82711/ ).   Let’s continue … Continue reading

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Strike Back’s John Porter: Man of Honor, 9/12/11 GratianaDS90 (Post #13)

Does striving for honor make a person honorable?  Or, does a person of honor inherently strive to behave honorably?  Such is a conundrum in life.  It is a which came first question–a chicken or egg philosophical discussion, which my university … Continue reading

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