Colin Andrew Firth(born 10 September 1960) is an English actor. He is the recipient of various accolades, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, two European Film Awards, two BAFTA Awards, and three Screen Actors Guild Awards, as well as the Venice Film Festival Volpi Cup for Best Actor. In 2010, Firth’s portrayal of King George VI in Tom Hooper’s The King’s Speech won him the Academy Award for Best Actor.
He was identified in the mid-1980s with the “Brit Pack” of rising, young British actors, assaying a varied and challenging series of roles, including leading roles in A Month in the Country (1987), Tumbledown (1988), and Valmont (1989). However, it was not until his portrayal of Mr. Darcy in the 1995 television adaptation of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice that his performances received more widespread attention. This led to roles in more prominent films, such as The English Patient (1996), Shakespeare in Love (1998), Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001), for which he was nominated for a BAFTA Award, Conspiracy (2001), The Importance of Being Earnest (2002), Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003), Richard Curtis’s romantic comedy ensemble film Love Actually (2003), the musical comedy Mamma Mia! (2008) and its sequel, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again! (2018).
Colin Firth’s net worth is estimated to be $3 Million, according to the list of richest British Hollywood Actors.