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Colin Firth


Colin Andrew Firth was born into an academic family in Grayshott, Hampshire, England. His mother, Shirley Jean (Rolles), was a comparative religion lecturer at the Open University, and his father, David Norman Lewis Firth, lectured on history at Winchester University College (formerly King Alfred's College) in Winchester, and worked on education ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 70 wins & 39 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 The Happy Prince (filming)
Reggie
 2012/I Gambit
Harry Deane
 2010 Steve (Short)
Steve
 2008 Mamma Mia!
Harry
 2008 The Accidental Husband
Richard
 2004/I Trauma
Ben
 2003 Hope Springs
Colin Ware
 2001 Fourplay
Allen Portland
 2000 Relative Values
Peter Ingleton
 1999 The Secret Laughter of Women
Matthew Field
 1997 A Thousand Acres
Jess Clark
 1995 Circle of Friends
Simon Westward
 1994 Playmaker
Ross Talbert / Michael Condren
 1993 The Advocate
Richard Courtois
 1992 Mad at the Moon
Barber (uncredited)
 1991 Femme Fatale
Joseph Prince
 1989 Valmont
Valmont
 1987 A Month in the Country
Birkin
 1984 Another Country
Tommy Judd
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He acted in Anthony Burgess' translation of Aleksandr Griboyedov's play, "Chatsky", at the Almeida Theatre in London, England with Dinsdale Landen, Jonathan Cullen, Jemma Redgrave, Minnie Driver, Bob Goody, Sarah Crowden, Murray Melvin, Rosalind Knight and John Tordoff in the cast. Jonathan Kent was the director. See more »

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Height:

6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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Forget "trying" to be sexy. That's just gruesome. See more »

Trivia:

He played King George VI in The King's Speech (2010). His younger brother Jonathan Firth had previously played the King's great-grandfather Prince Albert, the husband of Queen Victoria, in Victoria & Albert (2001). See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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