He acted in the Repertoire Season in the National Theatre production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England in Moliere's play, "The Misanthrope;" William Shakespeare's plays, "Macbeth" and "Measure for Measure;" Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur's play, "The Front Page;" Tom Stoppard's play, "Jumpers;" Anton Chekhov's play, "...
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Look, these are feelings that matter to me. I don't want the public in on it. All that matters, really, is that his play has done wonders for me as an actor and as a person. It's brought things to the surface which were hidden from me. 'Equus' opened my eyes. I was conditioned to realize that if there was something wrong with you you went to see a psychiatrist, and he sorted you out. Well, it's ...
Firth and Simon Callow
were initially considered for the lead roles in "The Romans in Britain." However, filming schedules meant that both actors were unavailable.