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Colin Firth

Colin Firth
Photo: Gage Skidmore from Peoria, AZ, United States of America / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY-SA 2.0

Birth Date

September 10, 1960


60 years old


United Kingdom

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color

Light Brown


6 ft 1 in | 187 cm

Net Worth

$25 Million


76 kg | 167.5 lbs


43 in | 109 cm

Shoe size

12 US | 45 EU


34 in | 86 cm

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Colin Andrew Firth was born in Grayshott, Hampshire, England, U.K., on September 10, 1960, is an English actor.

Young Colin Firth first started performing in infant's school Christmas pantomime, in role as "Jack Frost".

He attended drama workshops from the age of 10.

He landed his professional stage debut in the West End production of "Another Country" (1983), in role as Guy Bennett.

He got his television debut in ITV courtroom drama series Crown Court (1984) in episode "Citizens: Part 1", in role as PC Franklin.

He made his big screen debut in romantic historical drama movie Another Country (1984) in role as Tommy Judd.

Colin's breakthrough performance came as Mr Fitzwilliam Darcy in the British television drama series Pride and Prejudice (1995).

New Movies

Mothering Sunday (2021) drama in role as Mr. Niven, with Olivia Colman and Odessa Young

Supernova (2020) drama in role as Sam, opposite Stanley Tucci and Pippa Haywood

The Secret Garden (2020) fantasy in role as Archibald Craven, with Julie Walters

1917 (2019) drama war, opposite Andrew Scott, Richard Madden and Benedict Cumberbatch

Best Movies

He won the Academy Award, a BAFTA Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for his role as King George VI in drama history film The King's Speech (2010).

He portrayed Mark Darcy in romantic comedy films:

Bridget Jones's Diary (2001)

Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004)

Bridget Jones's Baby (2016)

He played Harry Hart / Galahad in action spy comedy movies:

Kingsman: The Secret Service (2015)

Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)

He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor and he won a BAFTA Award for his role as George Falconer in drama film A Single Man (2009).

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) spy thriller opposite Gary Oldman, Tom Hardy and Benedict Cumberbatch

The English Patient (1996) romantic war drama opposite Ralph Fiennes, Kristin Scott Thomas and Juliette Binoche

The Importance of Being Earnest (2002) romantic comedy drama with Rupert Everett, Reese Witherspoon and Judi Dench

Girl With a Pearl Earring (2003) romantic drama opposite Scarlett Johansson and Cillian Murphy

Valmont (1989) drama with Annette Bening and Fairuza Balk

Circle of Friends (1995) drama opposite Minnie Driver and Chris O'Donnell

A Christmas Carol (2009) drama fantasy with Jim Carrey and Gary Oldman

Magic in the Moonlight (2014) romantic comedy opposite Emma Stone and directed by Woody Allen

Another Country (1984) romantic historical drama with Rupert Everett

Gambit (2012) crime comedy opposite Cameron Diaz and Alan Rickman

Shakespeare in Love (1998) romantic comedy drama with Gwyneth Paltrow, Joseph Fiennes and Ben Affleck

Genius (2016) biographical drama opposite Jude Law and Nicole Kidman

Mary Poppins Returns (2018) musical fantasy with Emily Blunt

The Happy Prince (2018) biographical drama opposite Rupert Everett

Mamma Mia! (2008) and Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018) musical romantic comedy in role as Harry Bright

TV Shows

He was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his role as Wilhelm Stuckart in BBC / HBO war film Conspiracy (2001).

He was nominated for the British Academy Television Award for Best Actor for his role as Robert Lawrence in BBC Television drama movie Tumbledown (1988).

He was nominated for the British Academy Television Award for Best Actor for his role as Mr Fitzwilliam Darcy in British television drama series Pride and Prejudice (1995).

Lost Empires (1986) miniseries in role as Richard Herncastle

He played John McCarthy in HBO drama film Hostages (1992).

Nostromo (1997) drama miniseries in role as Charles Gould

He portrayed Allen Portland in HBO romantic comedy movie Fourplay (2001).


Attended the Montgomery of Alamein Secondary School (now Kings' School) in Winchester, Hampshire.

Studied at the Barton Peveril Sixth Form College in Eastleigh and at Drama Centre London.

Has English, Scottish and Northern Irish ancestry.

Has a sister, Kate and a brother, Jonathan.

He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6714 Hollywood Boulevard in 2011.

Good friends with actresses Emily Blunt and Julianne Moore.

Supporter of Survival International and Refugee Council.

His movies have grossed over $3 billion worldwide.

Lives in Chiswick, London and Umbria, Italy.


He was in a relationship with actresses Meg Tilly (1989-1994), they have a son.

He married Italian film producer and director Livia Giuggioli in 1997, they have two sons.

He dated Jennifer Ehle (1994-1995).

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