Now 59, his career continues to flourish. Fifty-four years after the original film, Disney made a practically perfect remake of the beloved classic loved by generations — with Colin making a brilliant appearance as the big bad bank boss, Mr Wilkins. Showcasing both his singing skills and his dance moves, Colin proved that he can have a bit of fun too when he played bumbling posh boy Harry Bright in this musical hit. He even showed off his spectacular guitar skills too, playing the instrument for real when singing the song Our Last Summer. Could he get any more talented? Rewind to and Colin was busy getting into character as the rather pompous Minister for Education, Geoffrey Thwaites, who threatens to shut down St. Colin Firth might not typically be a name you associate with action movies , but believe it or not, he makes a pretty good secret agent. Thanks to his role as suave super spy Harry Hart who takes a street kid played by Taron Egerton , he won over a whole new generation of fans.
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Colin Firth is one of the most successful and renowned British actors of the past few years. While the actor started out with roles in romantic films and romantic comedies, Colin Firth eventually started to branch out into more dramatic roles, with some of his films even being action and thriller films. As a result of being one of the most celebrated British actors of the past few decades, Firth has starred in several Oscar-winning films, with Firth even picking up the Award for Best Actor in for his performance as King George VI.
Colin Firth , in full Colin Andrew Firth , born September 10, , Grayshott, Hampshire , England , British actor especially known for his portrayals of aloof characters who gradually shed their reserve to become emotionally available, notably Mr. In Firth starred in the film adaptation, though he was cast in a different role. Over the next decade Firth worked steadily, appearing in numerous stage, movie, and television productions. In he received critical praise for the TV film Tumbledown , in which he portrayed a Scottish soldier who is injured during the Falkland Islands War and endures a difficult recovery. Notable feature films from this period included Apartment Zero , Valmont , and Circle of Friends Despite his numerous credits, Firth did not receive his major breakthrough until he appeared as Fitzwilliam Darcy in the television miniseries Pride and Prejudice