Colin Firth is one of the most recognized English-Italian actors of all time. He has won an Oscar award for his role and performance in the historical drama film “The King’s Speech” next to several great honors. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Colin Firth in 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Colin Andrew Firth was born on September 10, 1960, in Grayshott village in Hampshire, England. His father David Norman Lewis Firth worked as a lecturer and at the Federal government of Nigeria as an education officer, and his mother Shirley Jean Rolles also worked as a lecturer for comparative religion courses. Both parents worked at the University of Winchester which was called the King Alfred’s College.
Colin Firth was grown and raised at various locations due to his parent’s work. He studied at the Kings’ School, Winchester which was called the Montgomery of Alamein Secondary School and he later attended the Barton Peveril Sixth Form College. After a few years, he went to study at the Drama Centre London. Colin Firth has a younger brother and sister, actor Jonathan Firth and the voice coach and stage actress Kate Firth.
Colin Firth has been into marriage, relationships and he has children that are publicly known. He had a relationship with the Canadian-American actress and novelist Meg Tilly which lasted for around five years ending in 1994 with a son named William Joseph Firth who is now an actor. After that, Colin dated the actress Jennifer Ehle.
Colin Firth has been married to the Italian producer Livia Giuggioli since 1997. The couple gave birth to 2 sons together, Matteo Firth was born in 2003 and Luca Firth was born in 2001.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Colin Firth began his career in theater productions. One of his early screen work was in a drama miniseries called “Lost Empires”. Colin Firth has starred in various popular films throughout his career such as the romantic comedy “Bridget Jones’s Diary”, the musical romantic comedy “Mamma Mia!” and the action spy “Kingsman: The Secret Service”.
Colin Firth is the receipt of many great honors and awards. He won the Oscar award for his work in “The King’s Speech” film. He’s also a winner of BAFTA Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, next to several others.
Colin Firth latest and newest acting roles in films including a drama fantasy named “The Secret Garden”, drama “Kursk”, musical fantasy “Mary Poppins Returns”, biographical drama films “The Mercy” and “The Happy Prince”.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The English-Italian actor Colin Firth has an estimated net worth of more than $30 million. His wealth of tens of millions came from starring mainly in films. Colin Firth salary and earnings are not revealed, but he earns a lot for his films as most of them gross hundreds of millions at the box office.
Colin Firth is one of the most awarded actors of all time. He is making it to 100 credits as an actor of films and series in the next few years, and he has won various great awards. Colin Firth is still married to his only wife Livia Giuggioli, and they seem satisfied with each other.