Mc Kellen's sexuality is a relatively well-known fact, as he has been out since before his career took off.
What you may not have known was the actor reportedly outed Hobbit actors Lee Pace (the elf king Thranduil and Guardians of the Galaxy villain Ronan the Accuser), Luke Evans (Bard the Bowman), and an unnamed dwarf actor who is heavily theorized to be Richard Armitage (Thorin) during an interview with a German site.
Richard Crispin Armitage was born on 22 August 1971 (his age is 45 years old) in Leicestershire, England, UK.
He was destined to Margaret, a secretary, and John Armitage, a designer.
It’s not just the usual leisure-suited Beckingham Palace and Windsor Abbey crowd of sightseers, either.
We’re getting a better class of tourist these days.
For me, it was a bit excessively showy and about remaining in front of an audience and appearing.
I was searching for something else, so that is the reason I did a reversal to dramatization school." In the wake of finishing LAMDA's three-year program, he came back to the stage as a supporting player with the Royal Shakespeare Company's preparations of Macbeth and As of late, Armitage has likewise performed a lot of voice work, for example, perusing verse for different radio projects and featuring as Robert Lovelace in BBC Radio 4's generation of Clarissa: Homes From Hell, Empire's Children, Too Poor for Posh School?
Maybe, if Richard Armitage was gay, he would be another case of “all the best ones are either taken or gay“, although at the moment … Not like bachelorhood means anything except for “not currently in a relationship”. It would certainly spoil the fantasy a bit if he was gay, I suppose. If he wants to be in a relationship and finds someone (woman OR man) who loves him unconditionally, I’ll be delighted for him, because he deserves to be happy.
If you've been keeping up with your episodes of CW's The Flash, Firestorm is a name that has appeared quite often, with the ongoing appearances of this multiple-personalitied superhero finally having come to a resolution for the time being. Martin Stein, Victor Garber, who merges with Ronnie Raymond to form Firestorm, has been out since January 2013 when he was asked about his sexuality before responding, "I don’t really talk about it but everybody knows."Firestorm is set to be a main character on Legends of Tomorrow, a spin-off of The Flash and Arrow.
The actor behind the iconic Gandalf from The Lord of the Rings & Hobbit trilogies, as well as Magneto in the X-Men films, is a rather unique story as he's one of few actors who got their start after coming out.
Staying in a four-star hotel, they will be given a guided tour of Whitehall and the City, taking in Downing Street, the Foreign Office and Parliament Square.
They will also visit a pub frequented by MPs and enjoy afternoon tea at the Palace of Westminster.