TV Shows - Alun Armstrong
Sorted by online popularity, based on the Engagement Score on June 12, 2024. Alun Armstrong has appeared in 4 television series with data.
  • Penny Dreadful Poster
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    Penny Dreadful
    as Vincent Brand 1 episode • #838 most popular show
    Penny Dreadful is a British-American horror drama television series that aired from 2014 to 2016. The show is set in Victorian London and brings together characters from iconic supernatural and horror literature, including Dracula, Frankenstein's monster, and Dorian Gray. With its dark and atmospheric tone, Penny Dreadful explores themes of love, redemption, and the battle between good and evil. The series received critical acclaim for its stunning visuals, strong performances, and compelling storytelling, making it a must-watch for fans of gothic horror and classic literature.
  • Breeders Poster
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    Breeders
    as Jim 9 episodes • #1,286 most popular show
    Breeders is a comedy-drama television series that follows the lives of Paul and Ally, a couple struggling to balance the challenges of parenting with the realities of their own lives. Filled with humor and authenticity, the show explores the highs and lows of raising children, highlighting the frustrations, sacrifices, and unconditional love that come with the territory. With relatable characters and witty dialogue, Breeders offers a heartfelt depiction of the joys and struggles of modern-day parenting.
  • Frontier Poster
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    Frontier
    as Lord Benton 18 episodes • #1,407 most popular show
    Frontier is a historical drama series that portrays the intense and challenging struggles surrounding the North American fur trade during the late 18th century in Canada. The narrative unfolds through various perspectives, illustrating the complex dynamics of wealth, power, and survival. It features vivid portrayals of conflicts, both physical and political, involving indigenous peoples, European settlers, and the imposing Hudson's Bay Company.
  • Sherwood Poster
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    Sherwood
    as Gary Jackson 1 episode • #2,191 most popular show
    Sherwood is an animated adventure series that follows the adventures of Robin Hood and his band of Merry Men. Set in the midst of a corrupt kingdom ruled by a greedy prince, the show explores the legendary hero's quest to bring justice to the oppressed. Using their skills of archery, stealth, and wit, Robin Hood and his companions navigate through dangerous forests, outsmarting the sheriff and his men at every turn. With a blend of action, humor, and compelling storytelling, Sherwood offers a fresh take on the timeless tale of Robin Hood.
Movies - Alun Armstrong
Sorted by online popularity. Alun Armstrong has appeared in 13 movies with data.
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Alun Armstrong Biography
Alun Armstrong is an English character actor, born Alan Armstrong in 1946 in Annfield Plain, County Durham. He developed an interest in acting through Shakespeare productions at his grammar school. With a career spanning over five decades, Armstrong has portrayed a wide range of characters, from the grotesque to musicals. Notable credits include various Charles Dickens adaptations and his role as eccentric ex-detective Brian Lane in New Tricks. He is also an accomplished stage actor, having spent nine years with the Royal Shakespeare Company. Armstrong originated the role of Thénardier in the London production of Les Misérables and received an Olivier Award for his performance as Sweeney Todd in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street.

On June 12, 2024, Alun Armstrong had 979 Wikipedia visits, making him the #5,460 most popular actor online.