Colin Firth

Actor / Screenwriter / Film Producer | * 09/10/1960 (61) | Grayshott, Hampshire, England (United Kingdom (UK))
Colin Andrew Firth (born 10 September 1960) is an English actor. He is the recipient of various accolades, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, two European Film Awards, two BAFTA Awards, and three Screen Actors Guild Awards, as well as the Venice Film Festival Volpi Cup for Best Actor. In 2010, Firth's portrayal of King George VI in Tom Hooper's The King's Speech won him the Academy Award for Best Actor. He was identified in the mid 1980s with the "Brit Pack" of rising, young British actors, assaying a varied and challenging series of roles, including leading roles in A Month in the Country (1987), Tumbledown (1988) and Valmont (1989). However, it was not until his portrayal of Mr. Darcy in the 1995 television adaptation of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice that his performances received more widespread attention. This led to roles in more prominent films, such as The Englis..."> ()
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Colin Andrew Firth (born 10 September 1960) is an English film, television, and stage actor. Firth gained wide public attention in the 1990s for his portrayal of Mr. Darcy in the 1995 television adaptation of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice. In 2011, Firth received the Academy Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of King George VI in The King's Speech, a performance that also earned him the Golden Globe, BAFTA, and Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actor. The previous year he received his first Academy Award nomination for his leading role in A Single Man, a performance that won him a BAFTA Award. Firth's other major film credits include The English Patient, Shakespeare in Love, Bridget Jones's Diary, Mamma Mia! and Love Actually. He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2011.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Romance / Love

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Awards & Nominations for Colin Firth

Commander of The Order of The British Empire Academy Award for Best Actor Alliance of Women Film Journalists Award for Best Actor Jameson People's Choice Award for Best Actor European Film Award for Best Actor BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame 2x Academy Award for Best Actor 2x Jameson People's Choice Award for Best Actor European Film Award for Best Actor 3x European Film Academy People's Choice Award for Best European Film

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Movies with Colin Firth as Actor(89)

as Stephen Whalby2021 Ruth Rendell: Master of the Moor
as Mr. Niven2021 Mothering Sunday
as Sam2021 Supernova
as himself2020 Greed
as Lord Archibald Craven2020 The Secret Garden
as General Erinmore2019 1917
as Commodore David Russell2018 Kursk
as Reggie Turner2018 The Happy Prince
as Donald Crowhurst2018 The Mercy
as William "Weatherall" Wilkins / Wolf (voice)2018 Mary Poppins Returns
as Harry Hart2017 Kingsman: The Golden Circle
as Mark Fitzwilliam Darcy2016 Bridget Jones's Baby
as Max Perkins2016 Genius
as Ben Lucas2014 Before I Go to Sleep
as Stanley Crawford2014 Magic in the Moonlight
as Harry Hart / Galahad2014 Kingsman: The Secret Service
as Ron Lax2013 Devil's Knot
as Eric2013 The Railway Man
as Harry Deane2012 Gambit
as Arthur Newman2012 Arthur Newman
as Steve2012 Stars In Shorts
as Bill Haydon2011 Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
as King George VI2010 The King's Speech
as Gus Leroy2010 Main Street
as Steve2010 Steve
as George Falconer2009 A Single Man
as Lord Henry Wotton2009 Dorian Gray
as Fred (voice)2009 A Christmas Carol
as Richard Bratton2008 The Accidental Husband
as Joe2008 Genova
as Harry Bright2008 Mamma Mia!
as Mr. Whittaker2008 Easy Virtue
as Frank2007 Then She Found Me
as Aurelius2007 The Last Legion
as Geoffrey Thwaites2007 St. Trinian's
as Mark2006 Born Equal
as Mr. Brown2005 Nanny McPhee
as Mark Fitzwilliam Darcy2004 Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason
as Ben2004 Trauma
as Colin Ware2003 Hope Springs
as Johannes Vermeer2003 Girl with a Pearl Earring
as Henry Dashwood2003 What a Girl Wants
as Jamie Bennett2003 Love Actually
as John Worthing („Jack“)2002 The Importance of Being Earnest
as Allen Portland2001 Four Play
as Mark Fitzwilliam Darcy2001 Bridget Jones's Diary
as Dr. Wilhelm Stuckart2001 Conspiracy
as Donovan Quick2000 Donovan Quick
as Peter Ingleton2000 Relative Values
as Master1999 The Turn of the Screw
as Matthew Field1999 The Secret Laughter of Women
as Edward Pettigrew1999 My Life So Far
as William Shakespeare1999 Blackadder: Back & Forth
as Lord Wessex1998 Shakespeare in Love
as Jess Clark1997 A Thousand Acres
as Paul Ashworth1997 Fever Pitch
as Geoffrey Clifton1996 The English Patient
as Simon Westward1995 Circle of Friends
as Charles Holroyd1995 The Widowing of Mrs. Holroyd
as Freddie Page1994 The Deep Blue Sea
as Ross Talbert / Michael Condren1994 Playmaker
as Richard Courtois1993 The Hour of The Pig
as Barber (uncredited)1992 Mad at the Moon
as John McCarthy1992 Hostages
as Alan1991 Out of the Blue
as Joseph Prince1991 Femme Fatale
as Brian Smith1990 Wings of Fame
as Adrian LeDuc1989 Apartment Zero
as Valmont1989 Valmont
as Robert Lawrence1988 Tumbledown
as Adult Colin Craven1987 The Secret Garden
as Tom Birkin1987 A Month in the Country
as Neil Truelove1985 Dutch Girls
as Young Alexander Scherbatov1985 Nineteen Nineteen
as Armand Duval1984 Camille
as Tommy Judd1984 Another Country

TV Shows/Series with Colin Firth as Actor(20)

Movies with Colin Firth as Crew(4)

Production/Executive Producer2018 The Happy Prince
Production/Producer2016 Loving
Production/Producer2015 Eye in the Sky
Production/Executive Producer2008 In Prison My Whole Life

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Colin Andrew Firth
Citizenships: United Kingdom (UK), Italy
Born: Saturday, 09/10 1960 (September) in Grayshott, Hampshire, England (United Kingdom (UK)) (current age: 61 years + 9 days)
Zodiac sign: Virgo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Languages: English (EN), Italian (IT)
Educated at: Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Kings' School, Barton Peveril Sixth Form College, Drama Centre London
Spouses (current/former): Livia Giuggioli
Children: Will Firth
Siblings: Jonathan Firth, Kate Firth
Other names for Colin Firth (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Colin Andrew Firth"
"Колин Ферт"
"콜린 퍼스"
"كولين فيرث"
"โคลิน เฟิร์ธ"
"Κόλιν Φερθ"
Colin Firth frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (32x, Actor)
Bill Hader (23x, Actor)
Kristen Wiig (20x, Actress)
Maya Rudolph (13x, Actress)
Will Forte (13x, Actor)
Tom Hanks (12x, Actor)
Drew Barrymore (12x, Actress)
Martin Short (12x, Actor)
Jake Gyllenhaal (11x, Actor)
Sarah Jessica Parker (11x, Actress)
Jimmy Fallon (11x, Actor)
Richard Curtis (10x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:957, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/16/2021