07:57 PM EDT 10/16/2013
Originally posted 03/17/2013 09:00PM
Handsome British actor Clive Standen is best known for his roles on Starz's Camelot and the BBC's Robin Hood and Doctor Who. But he's now breaking out into leading-man territory and causing blood pressures to rise as the fearsome, seafaring Norse warrior Rollo on History's new hit series Vikings, airing Sundays at 10/9c.
Standen, 31, may play a brooding hottie on the tube, but he recently opened up to PEOPLE and revealed his softer side. Here are five things to know about the charismatic actor:
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