Last Updated on
Colin Firth is an English actor, acclaimed for winning a variety of high honors, including a Golden Globe, an Academy Award, 3 Screen Actors Guild Awards and 2 BAFTAs, in addition to the Volpi Cup. His famous works in the film industry include The King’s Speech for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor.
Colin was born in Grayshott, Hampshire, England on 10th September 1960. He is of British nationality, and his zodiac sign is Virgo. He was born to parents, Shirley Jen and David Norman Lewis Firth who are academic teachers. Colin is the eldest among his three siblings, sister Kate, and brother Jonathon.
|Real Name||Colin Andrew Firth CBE|
|Birthday||10th September 1960|
|Birthplace||Grayshott, Hampshire, England|
|Parents||Shirley Jen and David Norman Lewis Firth|
|Sibling||Kate and Jonathon|
|Net Worth||$25 million|
Net Worth, Salary and Income
Colin started his acting career in the early ’80s with movies like Another Country and Lost Empires. However, he got his big break with Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice playing Fitzwilliam Darcy. With this, he thrived on big movie screens with movies like “Shakespeare in Love,” “Bridget Jones’ Diary and “Love Actually” (2003). In the year 2009, Colin earned widespread basic praise for playing the lead in Tom Ford’s show film “A Single Man” which earned him his first selection for the Academy Award and even respected with a BAFTA.
Colin’s most beautiful and acclaimed depiction to date is said to be his portrayal in the 2010 British dramatization film “The King’s Speech,” where the performing artist played the lead character of King George VI. He even enriched with the renowned Oscar and compound of global honors for best performer, for his remarkable depiction of the character.
Apart from acting, Colin turned producer for the movie “Eye in the Sky” featuring Aaron Paul, Helen Mirren, and Barkhad Abdi. As of now, his most recent movies include “Arthur Newman,” “The Railway Man,” “Kingsman: The Secret Service” Series. In 2018, Colin is preparing for his upcoming movie titled Mamma Mia, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again and Kursk. With all these, Colin has garnered a net worth of $25 million.
Married to Wife, Livia Giuggioli
Colin made a considerable name for himself in the entertainment business but failed to do that in his relationship matters. In the year 1989, he was in a relationship with Meg Tilly who is his co-actor from the movie, Valmont. The couple even had a child named Will and moved to British Columbia, Canada, however, the relationship ended in 1994.
On 21st June 1997, Colin got married to the beautiful director, Livia Giuggioli and shares two cute kids with her. He even learned Italian to impress Livia and started dating her and now, they are living in Chiswick London and Umbria, Italy.
However, Livia gained center attraction when the rumors of Livia dating other man named Marco Brancaccio for 11 months from 2015 to 2016. As per People, she told that Mr. Brancaccia started stalking her, but he has denied the accusations and Livia and Colin, both have reaffirmed their commitment towards each other after the affair.
Family, Siblings, and Parents
Colin is the eldest among his three siblings who were born to parents, Shirley Jen and David Norman Lewis Firth. He is happily married to wife, Livia, with whom he shares two beautiful children named, Luca and Matteo. Also, Colin has a son named Will from his previous relationship with Meg Tilly.
Body Measurements: Height, and Weight
Colin stands tall with a height of 6 feet and 1 inch and weighs around 76 kgs. The Oscar-winning actor has maintained his body even at the age of 58.