26th February, 2010

Richard will star as the rake Lovelace in the BBC Radio 4 dramatisation of Clarissa. The four-part series begins Sunday, March 14. (Thanks Maz)     Clarissa, adapted as a 4-part audio play by Hattie Naylor, has been produced by Catherine  Bailey for BBC4 and will air on 14th, 21st, 28th March and 4th  April 2010 at 3pm – Radio 4.

Strike Back (region 2) dvd is now available  for preorder at Amazon UK and Play.com. Release date is June 14, 2010. (Thanks shybrunette)

The BBC site has added Richard as a ‘participant’ for the episode of BBC’s Natural World series, ‘Forest Elephants: Rumbles in the Jungle.’ It airs on Thursday March 4th at 8 pm on BBC2 and BBC HD. (Thanks 30Rock)

Media Page updated with the 6 parts of Empire’s Children.

17th February, 2010

BBC Winter Olympics 2010 advertisements – Studio AKA. These advertisements  feature a voiceover by Richard Armitage in the UK. (You can find downloads of some of the ads here.) This piece does not refer to Richard. It is, however, some interesting information on the production team and idea behind the BBC’s Winter Olympics advertisements, produced by Studio AKA. This item was posted originally on Studio AKA‘s site on January 25th, 2010.