Colin Firth is a well-recognized actor and producer who was born in the United Kingdom and has an Italian citizenship. He has made many popular roles but his most popular one is in “The King’s Speech” which he won the Oscars for. Go on reading to know more about Colin Firth’s net worth in 2018, professional career and personal life below.
Colin Firth Early Life
Colin Andrew Firth was born on September 10, 1960 in Grayshott village in Hampshire, United Kingdom. His mother David Norman Lewis Firth worked as a lecturer for history subject and a Federal government of Nigeria education officer, and his mother Shirley Firth was also in the same academic sector as she was a lecturer too.
Colin Firth was grown and raised in several locations including his hometown, Hampshire, in Nigeria country, as well as in the United States in St. Louis in Missouri. He has a younger sister and brother, actress Kate Firth and actor Jonathan Firth. Colin Firth completed his schooling from the Kings’ School, Winchester. Later, he attended the Barton Peveril Sixth Form College and then went to the Drama Centre London.
For his personal life, Colin Firth has been into marriage, relationships and children that we know of. He had a romantic relationship with the Canadian American actress and novelist Meg Tilly as their relationship lasted around 5 years ending in 1994. Colin and Meg had one son together, his name is Will Firth and he was born on September 20, 1990. After that, he briefly dated actress Jennifer Ehle for less than a year.
Colin Firth has been married to the Italian producer Livia Giuggioli since 1997. Colin and Livia have 2 sons together, Luca Firth who was born on March 29, 2001 and Matteo Firth was born in 2003. In 2018, there’s a stalker and an affair story mentioning Livia Giuggioli on news.
Colin Firth Career, Awards & Achievement
Colin Firth made his debut movie starring acting role in the romantic historical drama “Another Country” in 1984. His first TV starring role is considered to be in the drama “Lost Empires”. Colin Firth won his first award for the romantic comedy drama “Shakespeare in Love” which made a lot of buzz back then.
Colin Firth starred in 4 movies in 2009 and the most successful one was the drama “A Single Man” which he received an Oscar nomination for. The next year, in 2010 he won the Oscars next to several awards for the historical drama movie “The King’s Speech”.
Colin Firth’s 2018 plus movie acting roles including a biographical drama movies “The Happy Prince” and “The Mercy”, romantic musical comedy titled “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again”, musical fantasy titled “Mary Poppins Returns” and a drama movie named “Kursk”.
Awards & Achievements
Colin Firth has received more than 100 award winnings and nominations. The first award he received was for “Shakespeare in Love” movie which is the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
Colin Firth won the Oscars for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role for “The King’s Speech”. For the same movie, he won a British Academy Film Award, a Golden Globe Award and 2 Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Net Worth of Colin Firth
The actor and producer Colin Firth net worth is about to $30 million and is increasing continuously. He made his wealth from his salary and earnings from acting mostly in movies. Colin Firth won the Oscars for “The King’s Speech” movie which grossed more than $414 million at the box office.
Colin Firth is known among people as one of the most loved to watch English actors of all time. He currently has 83 credited acting roles in movies and series, and he has won the Oscars award next to others for “The King’s Speech” movie. Colin Firth has been happily living with his wife Livia Giuggioli and their children.