Posts tagged "colin firth"

First Look: Reese Witherspoon & Colin Firth In “Devil’s Knot,” About The West Memphis Three

It doesn’t yet have a release date, but allow me to make a prediction about the upcoming Atom Egoyan film “Devil’s Knot,” about the now infamous West Memphis Three murder case — stars Reese Witherspoon and Colin Firth will be on the short list of possible Oscar nominees. “Devil’s Knot” is based on the true events surrounding…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 20, 2013

Colin Firth Nearly Wept After Hearing About Mark Darcy In Mad About The Boy

When it was revealed that Helen Fielding killed off Mark Darcy in Mad About The Boy, Bridget Jones fans panicked.  How on earth could Fielding even dream of declaring Darcy dead?  Was there no justice?  No more reindeer jumpers?
Fielding, for her part, found that the most difficult part of letting Darcy go was telling Colin Firth, who played…

Celebuzz / October 13, 2013

Giant, Sexy, Slightly Terrifying Statue Of Colin Firth Emerges From London Lake

Colin Firth’s turn as Mr. Darcy in the 1995 TV adaptation of “Pride and Prejudice” cemented his status as the dreamiest of dreamy leading men. And now, to publicize a new British TV channel dedicated to classic dramas, Firth’s iconic lake swim scene has been recreated as a 12-foot fiberglass statue emerging from the water i…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 9, 2013

Fist Fight Breaks Out On Colin Firth’s Flight, He Doesn’t Gosling That Nonsense

It’s no secret we like our hunky actors just macho enough that they’ll jump in to break up a street fight. But when a “violent brawl” broke out on Colin Firth’s flight back to London from the Oscars, his stiff upper lip British reserve kept him from Gosling-ing that shit.

Jessica Wakeman / March 1, 2012

Oscar Theory #11: Whoever Wins The BAFTA Gets The Oscar

When it comes to the acting awards at the year’s Oscars, it looks things could get very British. No, not because the world has gone mad over Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding. Because Brit Colin Firth looks like an almost shoe-in to win Best Actor for his performance in “The King’s Speech,” while hi…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / February 24, 2011

Quotable: Yep, Amanda Seyfried Is Well Aware Of What Her Tattoo Means

“It means vagina and I’m kind of proud of it. It’s my nickname. You can’t see it, but it’s called Minge and it’s slang in England. It has something to do with your pubic hair in the dictionary.”Amanda Seyfried, on her tattoo, which reads “minge.” As for why she got the tattoo, a reader alerted…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 11, 2010

Crave: Romance Collection Special Edition DVD Set

Who doesn’t need a little bit of romance in their life (even if they haven’t been on a date in seven months)? This collection of 14 DVDS includes “Emma,” “Jane Eyre,” “Victoria and Albert,” “Tom Jones,” and enough other A&E classics to keep your heart occupied for at least another two months. If watching Coli…

Catherine Strawn / December 16, 2008

Quick Pic: Colin Firth’s Wife Is Happy To Be At The Mamma Mia Premiere

Tell us how you really feel, Flavia Firth! [London, U.K., 6/30/08]…

The Frisky / June 30, 2008

Sunday Is Sappy Love Night

Keep your Sunday nights open for the next four months, as you have dates with Mr. Darcy, Henry Tilney, and all of the other dashing gentlemen from Jane Austen’s books. Starting last week (Sorry, you’ll have to rent Persuasion to catch up.), PBS began airing an Austen movie every Sunday at 9:30 p.m. EST, and…

Catherine Strawn / January 18, 2008