Colin Firth is the son of David Norman Lewis Firth and Shirley Jean Firth, who serve as professors history and comparative theology, respectively. However, it appears that Art histrionic They became a fundamental part of the family as the other two children of the marriage, Jonathan and Kate, also decided to make a career in the world of the performance.
Talking about Colin, the actor began to be interested in acting since he went to study at Chalk Farm Dramatic Center, where he stayed for two years. When he played the role of Hamlet, Colin was discovered by a person who took him to the London theater of the West End, where he debuted in the role of Bennet. Years later, Colin would be credited with recognitions as a Oscar award, a Golden Globe, two BAFTA Awards, and three Actors Guild Awards.
The role that made him famous
Although he started his career from a very young man, it was not until 1995, when he played Mr. Darcy for the television adaptation of Pride and Prejudice which began to be recognized internationally. Its growing success It earned him to play main characters in films such as “The English Patient,” “Bridget Jones’s Diary,” “Shakespeare in Love,” and “Love Actually.” However, it was not until 2009 that Colin got his first Oscar nomination.
“A single man“, film released in 2009, was the role as hero that led him to be recognized by the Academy of Cinematographic Sciences and Arts, one of the most important in the film industry. After a string of successes, Colin Firth received a star on the Walk of Fame for Hollywood and, as if that were not enough, he was also decorated by the Queen Isabel as commander of the Order of the British Empire.
How many films make up your filmography?
Throughout his career, Colin Firth has participated in 42 movies, which have raised more than $ 500 million on an international level. From Romantic comedies and satires to dramas and musicals, Colin Firth has managed to position himself as one of the most admired and recognized of the industry. One of his most important roles featured it was in the movie “The king’s speech”, which earned him his first Oscar and multiple recognitions on an international level.
A memorable love
Under the title of “Supernova“, the production starring Colin Firth y Stanley Tucci hit theaters almost a year after it was produced. Faced with the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, the film written and directed by Harry Macqueen premiered in January 2021 in the United States. The drama was first seen in the San Sebastian International Film Festival in September 2020.
This story addresses the relationship between Sam and Tusker, two men who have known each other for more than 20 years. Together they travel the Lake District from England to meet family and friends as a farewell, as Tucker has been diagnosed with a disease known as dementia early start. With the future inability to remember who he is, Tucker must face a series of tests in which her love with Sam will be put to the test.