"Two Planks and a Passion" BBC 1986
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Every single film since [Pride and Prejudice
(1995)] there's been a scene where someone goes, "Well I think you've just killed Mr Darcy". But he is a figure that won't die. He is wandering somewhere. I can't control him. I tried to play with it in Bridget Jones's Diary
(2001). I've never resented it: if it wasn't for him I might be languishing, but part of me thinks I should do this postmodern ...
In addition to his various roles as "Darcy," Firth played at least one other person sharing a name with a Jane Austen character: "Henry Dashwood," his character in What a Girl Wants
(2003) is the name of a character in Miss Austen's "Sense and Sensibility.".