It’s May Fourth, and many geeky types are celebrating with “May the Fourth Be With You.” But as we’ve said plenty of times, we don’t do sci-fi. So around here, it’s May the Firth Be With You — Colin Firth, of course! This week, we’re celebrating with an extra Man Candy Monday. You’re welcome.
Armand Duval in Camille (1984)
Vicomte de Valmont in Valmont (1989)
Richard Courtois in The Advocate aka The Hour of the Pig (1993)
Mr. Darcy in Pride and Prejudice (1995)
Lord Wessex in Shakespeare in Love (1998)
Jack in The Importance of Being Earnest (2002)
Vermeer in Girl With a Pearl Earring (2003)
Aurelius in The Last Legion (2007)
George in A Single Man (2009)
King George VI in The King’s Speech (2010)
Stanley in Magic in the Moonlight (2014)
And we have more Colin Firth historical costume movies to look forward to — he’ll be in 2018’s Mary Poppins Returns and the Oscar Wilde biopic The Happy Prince, written and produced by Rupert Everett. May the Firth be with you, indeed!