30th June, 2011

Richard’s 40th birthday is fast approaching and Calexora over at Befuddled Musings is putting together a book with birthday wishes from fans to send to Richard. The deadline at the moment is 8th July. You can find all the information HERE (link no longer active)

For members of the AA@RAC forum, we traditionally send members’ birthday messages to Richard and we will be sending them to Richard this year a little later.

25th June, 2011

The scan of the Entertainment Weekly article with the new sneak-peak Hobbit pictures and an interview with Peter Jackson has been added to our RAC Library. It is 4 pages, be sure to click the next arrow to get to the next page.

In 2006 Richard read 5 bedtime stories for the BBC’s children’s channel, CBeebies – Flat Stanley, I’m Not Going Out There!, The Lost Acorn, Trouble at the Dinosaur Cafe, and Winnie in Winter. We’ve now added these to the RAC Gallery.

23rd June, 2011

Marvel and Paramount Studios released what is likely the final theatrical trailer for ‘Captain America: the First Avenger.’ It includes a new scene with Richard as Heinz Kruger. (Comicbookresources.com)

Three new ‘Hobbit’ pics have been released by Peter Jackson. Richard can be seen in the first one in costume as Thorin Oakenshield. See them on EW.com.

18th June, 2011

Richard narrates You Cannot Be Serious, a documentary celebrating 125 years of Wimbledon history, featuring archive of the tournament’s most memorable moments and illuminating interviews with the key players and famous fans. It airs on Sunday, 19th June, 2011 at 8pm on BBC2. (United Agents, BBC2) (Thanks to RichardArmitageNet.com)