For Quick Alerts
For Daily Alerts

    Colin Firth expels perfect gentleman myth

    By Staff
    Colin Firth
    London (ANI): He might have played the perfect English gentleman Mr Darcy in Pride and Prejudice, but according to Colin Firth the ideal of 'quintessential Englishman' is a myth. The 47-year-old actor thinks that the stereotypical character portrayed by himself and other British actors like Hugh Grant doesn't exist in real life and are just creations of film, TV and literature.

    "I've decided the quintessential Englishman I play doesn"t exist," The Daily Express quoted him, as saying. "I play him but you don't run into him very often. "There aren"t very many Mr Darcys out there. I think he's a figment of our folklore, or film lore," he added.

    Read more about: colin firth pride and prejudice

    Get all the buzzing scoop from the world of entertainment - Filmibeat

    Notification Settings X
    Time Settings
    Clear Notification X
    Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
    Settings X
    We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Filmibeat sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Filmibeat website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more