Colin Andrew Firth Net WorthReal Name: Colin Andrew Firth
Date of Birth: 09/10/1960
Place of Birth: Grayshott, Hampshire, England
2017 Net Worth: $14 Million
Colin, Colin Firth Biography
Colin Firth was born in September of 1960 in Grayshott, England. His parents were both academic lecturers who travelled a great deal. Firth spent some of his childhood years in Nigeria, St. Louis, Missouri, as well as England. Because he had spent years in various countries, he felt that he never fit in very well. He began to develop numerous accents and pretended to be other people. This led him to become interested in Acting as a career. Firth worked at the National Youth Theater in London, then studied at the Drama Centre of London.
Firth made his acting debut in a stage play “Another Country.” In 1984, he starred in the film version of this play, then later in the popular television series Pride and Prejudice, which earned him numerous awards. Firth won an Academy Award in 2011 for his work in “The King’s Speech”. He has also performed in numerous high grossing films such as Circle of Friends, The English Patient, Shakespeare in Love, Mamma Mia!, Bridget Jones’ Diary, Girl with a Pearl Earring, What a Girl Wants, Love Actually, A Single Man, and Tinker Tailor Solider Spy. Some of his films are the highest grossing films of all time, including Mamma Mia, which was Britain’s highest grossing film, raking in more than $600 million worldwide and The Kings Speech has grossed more than $400 million in worldwide sales.
This amazing actor has had a long term relationship with fellow actress Meg Tilly with whom he has a son. Their relationship ended in 1994. He is now married to Italian film producer Livia Giuggioli. Firth also has two sons from this marriage and the family alternates between living in their expansive homes in both Chiswick, London and Umbria, Italy. As an extra bonus, Firth has now learned the Italian language from his wife. Firth has a current net worth of $14 million, which is sure to increase as he is recently released a new film from his own production company, called Raindog Films. The movie, Eye in the Sky, was released in April of 2016 and has already grossed $32.8 million.