Colin Firth

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Colin Firth in February 2011

Colin Andrew Firth (born 10 September 1960) is a British actor.[1] Firth was born in Grayshott, Hampshire, England.[1] He has been acting since 1983. He became well-known when he played Fitzwilliam Darcy in Pride and Prejudice.[2] He played Mark Darcy in Bridget Jones's Diary and its sequel Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason. He won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role as King George VI in The King's Speech.[3] Firth has also received several BAFTA and Screen Actors Guild Award nominations.[3] Firth is also a writer and political activist.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Colin Firth". TV Guide. Retrieved 20 February 2016.
  2. "Colin Firth". Rotten Tomatoes. Flixster. Retrieved 20 February 2016.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Colin Firth Biography". Bio/A&E Television Networks, LLC. Retrieved 20 February 2016.

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