Colin Firth

  • 'Magic in the Moonlight' trailer: Emma Stone is a 'vision and a visionary' and Colin Firth is a famous magician July 29, 2014

    How excited are you about Woody Allen's latest film 'Magic in the Moonlight'? Starring Collin Firth and Emma Stone, the film has been written as well directed by him. Set in the 1920s on the opulent Riviera in the south of France, 'Magic In The Moonlight' is a romantic comedy about...
  • Colin Firth to play a gentleman spy in the upcoming film 'Kingsman: The Secret Service' July 26, 2014

    San Diego: Colin Firth is a "gentleman spy" with a killer umbrella and Samuel L. Jackson is a bloodhating villain with a lisp in Fox's forthcoming 'Kingsman: The Secret Service.' The two actors were joined by fellow cast members and the film's writer Friday at ComicCon to present an early look...
  • Moving work by Colin Firth anchors 'Railway Man' April 10, 2014

    There are, of course, different ways to make war movies. Some are sweeping, some more intimate. Some are visceral and raw, and some take a more understated approach. There are moments that "The Railway Man," starring Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman and directed by Jonathan Teplitzky, feels like a period TV...
  • How Helen Fielding broke Darcy's death news to Colin Firth October 10, 2013

    Los Angeles: Helen Fielding says she found it difficult to break the news about Darcy's death to actor Colin Firth, who played the character in two of 'Bridget Jones' movies. The author angered many fans by killing Jones' lover in the third installment of the series but she was worried...
  • 'Gambit' review: Watch it if you have nothing better to do September 28, 2013

    Cast: Cameron Diaz, Alan Rickman, Colin Firth, Stanley Tucci, Cloris Leachman, Tom Courtenay Director: Michael Hoffman Rating: 2 out of 5 From the posters to the film, there is something ancient about 'Gambit'. Released in November 2012 in Europe and America, it has hit the Indian theatres a good 10 months late. A remake...
  • Helen Mirren gets Hollywood Walk of Fame honour December 19, 2012

    Los Angeles: Veteran actress Helen Mirren is the latest film icon to be honoured with a star at the famous Hollywood Walk of Fame. The 67yearold will unveil her star, the 2,488th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Jan 3, reports femalefirst.co.uk. "What a way to start the New Year on...
  • Russell Crowe to play Rupert Murdoch? June 27, 2012

    London: Actor Russell Crowe is reportedly in line to portray media tycoon Rupert Murdoch in a new film. The Gladiator star is tipped to take on the role of the media mogul in a movie based on Good Times, Bad Times, the memoirs of former Sunday Times editor Harold Evans,...
  • 'Bridget Jones' franchise to be reinvented February 18, 2012

    London: Actor Hugh Grant says the status of the third Bridget Jones movie is still in doubt as a number of screenplays have failed to hit the 'bull's eye'. The actor showed off his nasty side by essaying Daniel Cleaver opposite Renee Zellweger and Colin Firth in the first two films,...
  • I don't like James Bond: Gary Oldman February 6, 2012

    Los Angeles: Oscarnominated actor Gary Oldman finds his spy character from the movie 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy' more interesting than James Bond. The 53yearold star, who plays veteran spy George Smiley in the film, admits he has always been puzzled by author Ian Fleming's flamboyant hero, reported Showbizspy. "He (Smiley)...
  • Review: 'Tinker Tailor...' is intensely cerebral January 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Based on the novel by John le Carre, 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy' is intense and cerebral. There is not one point in the movie that allows the audience to lose focus or leave their seats for any reason. Every scene, every subtle dialogue is vital to the plot. The...
  • Rachel Weisz to star in 'The Railway Man' November 26, 2011

    London: Actress Rachel Weisz is all set to star in 'The Railway Man' alongside Colin Firth. Contactmusic.com reports that Weisz will take on the role of Patricia 'Patti' Wallace, the second wife of Colin's character Eric Lomax. Eric is a lieutenant in the Royal Corp of Signals who is captured by the...
  • Colin Firth in 'Oldboy' remake? November 15, 2011

    Los Angeles: Actor Colin Firth has been approached to play the role of a villain in the remake of Park Chanwook's South Korean revenge classic, 'Oldboy'. After playing a British king in 'The King's Speech', Firth has been offered to play Adrian, who is the nemesis of Josh Brolin's lead character. According...
  • Don't remember receiving the Oscar: Colin Firth September 24, 2011

    London: 'King's Speech' star Colin Firth says receiving the best actor Oscar was a numbing experience and he does not have any memory of the proud moment. The 51yearold star does no remember accepting the Golden Globe and Oscar for his portrayal of George VI in the British drama, the...
  • 'Bridget Jones's Diary' making a comeback August 15, 2011

    London: Ten years after the first film was released, the third installment of "Bridget Jones's Diary" is making a comeback. Working Title Films, the British film production company who worked for the first two films, have confirmed that they are working on third movie which is all about homely literary heroine...
  • Abhishek Bachchan cheers for Team India March 17, 2011

    Junior Bachchan speaks about Colin Firth, his upcoming movie 'Dum Maaro Dum' and how he hopes India wins the World Cup. ...
  • Friday Releases: 'The King's Speech' hits theatres March 4, 2011

    The winner of four Oscars this year including Best picture, The King's Speech stars Colin Firth as King George VI. ...
  • The King's Speech poised for Oscar coronation? February 28, 2011

    Los Angeles: King George the stutterer seems primed to reign at Sunday night's Academy Awards, unless there's a palace coup by that asocial billionaire who created Facebook. "The King's Speech," dramatizing British monarch George VI's struggle to vanquish a crippling stammer, leads the 83rd annual Oscars with 12 nominations and is...
  • Oscar: Nominees for 'The Best Actor' February 27, 2011

    'The Best Actor' nominees includes the likes of Javier Bardem and Colin Firth. ...
  • I'm not going to wish the attention away: Firth February 25, 2011

    New Delhi: If he were playing a cabbie, he would probably hang around with one. But British actor Colin Firth says since one can't quite hang around with kings, he chose to rely on archival material and his screenplay writer instead to play the stammering monarch George VI in The...
  • "King's Speech" awaits Oscar sweep? Not so fast! February 25, 2011

    Los Angeles: Having marched through Hollywood's major guild awards with hardly a misstep, royal film "The King's Speech" has in past weeks been a frontrunner to sweep through the Oscars, but that may be about to change. With only about 10 days to go before the world's top film honors, Oscar...
  • 'The King's Speech' leads Golden Globe nomination list December 15, 2010

    Los Angeles: British royal drama The King's Speech earned seven Golden Globe nominations on Tuesday, to lead the race for Hollywood's second most prestigious annual movie prize. Starring Colin Firth in the lead, the film shows how the Duke of York, a shy man afflicted with a dreadful stammer, goes through...
  • I would love to work in India: Colin Firth December 13, 2010

    Colin Firth talks about 'The King's Speech' and his desire to work in India, at Dubai International Film Festival. ...
  • Colin Firth voted Britain's bestlooking man September 13, 2010

    London: Actor Colin Firth has been voted as Britains bestlooking man in a new poll. In the poll conducted by Wizard Jeans, the Mamma Mia! star topped the list, beating actors Rupert Everett and Clive Owen, reports dailystar.co.uk While 51yearold Everett came second, Duplicity star Owen, 45, came third, and comic star...
  • Buzz Recco: Mamma Mia! makes you fall in love with ABBA April 22, 2009

    Cast: Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgard Direction: Phyllida Lloyd Donna Sheridan (Meryl Streep) is hosting the wedding of her daughter Amanda (Amanda Seyfried) not knowing that the little imp has invited three of her prospective fathers to the wedding. "It's a fantasy," Meryl Streep says in the 'Making of Mamma...
  • Mamma Mia is a mega cheesy affair September 13, 2008

    Cast: Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan, Stellan Skarsgard and Colin Firth Christine Baranski and Julie Walters Director: Phyllida Lloyd Never have I been more relieved to see the end credits of a film as I was while watching Mamma Mia, the new musical based on ABBA songs. It's another thing that...
  • Entwrap: Mamma Mia, Journey to the Center of Earth premiere today July 1, 2008

    New Delhi: London's Leicester Square sizzled on Monday evening when Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan and Colin Firth hit the red carpet for the world premiere of their film Mamma Mia. The movie is the big screen adaptation of the successful stage musical of the same name and tells the story...
  • Ash, a beautiful person: Colin Firth June 12, 2007

    Yorkshire: British actor Colin Firth was spotted on the green carpet at the recent International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards. Colin who recently starred with Aishwarya Rai in The Last Legion, an English film based on an Italian novel, was all praises for his Indian coactor. She is a beautiful and...