|Richard Armitage as Thorin Oakenshield with Orcrist the elven sword|
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Thorin son of Thrain son of Thror Oakenshield
Book: The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
This noble dwarf has got his fair share of hard life and bad luck. Thrown out of his own home where he was once a prince surrounded by all kinds of pleasure & ease, a time of richness he described amazingly by;
"the poorest of us had money to spend and to lend, and leisure to make beautiful things just for the fun of it"