Colin Firth

Colin Firth

actor, producer, writer

Colin Firth was born on Sep 10, 1960 in UK. Colin Firth's big-screen debut came with Another Country directed by Marek Kanievska in 1984, strarring Tommy Judd. Colin Firth is known for The Staircase directed by Antonio Campos, Colin Firth stars as Michael Peterson and Toni Collette as Kathleen. Colin Firth has got 70 awards and 70 nominations so far. The most recent award Colin Firth achieved is Dublin International Film Festival. The upcoming new movie Colin Firth plays is Empire of Light which will be released on Dec 09, 2022.

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 for the Nigerian government. His grandparents were missionaries. His siblings Katie Firth and Jonathan Firth are also actors.Firth's first acting experience came in infant's school when he played "Jack Frost" in a Christmas pantomime. Three of his four grandparents were Methodist missionaries and he spent his early childhood in Nigeria, returning to England at age five where he entered a comprehensive school in Winchester. He spent two years at the Drama Centre, then in Chalk Farm, where he was "discovered" whist playing "Hamlet" during his final term. His first professional role was as "Bennet" in the West End production of "Another Country". From this performance, he was chosen to play the character of "Judd" in the movie of the play. He went on to play a variety of character parts in both film and television. For his portrayal of "Robert Lawrence" in the 1989 TV production Tumbledown (1988), he received the Royal Television Society Best Actor award and also a BAFTA nomination. He also received a BAFTA nomination for "Mr. Darcy" in the 1995 TV version of Pride and Prejudice (1995). In 2011, he won the Oscar for Best Actor for his commanding leading role, playing British King George VI in The King's Speech (2010).

  • Birthday

    Sep 10, 1960
  • Place of Birth

    Grayshott, Hampshire, England, UK
  • Also known

    콜린 퍼스, كولين فيرث, โคลิน เฟิร์ธ, 柯林·佛斯, Колін Ферт, Colin Andrew Firth, コリン・ファース, 哥連·費夫, Κόλιν Φερθ, Колин Фёрт, Колин Ферт

Known For


70 wins & 70 nominations

Dublin International Film Festival
Winner - Volta Award
Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists
Winner - European Silver Ribbon
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