Colin Firth: from Burger King to 'King's Speech'
The actor turns 60 on September 10
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There are not many actors on the big screen today that embody the English gentleman as well as Colin Firth.
The quintessential Englishman has had a magnificent career so far. He made our hearts skip a beat as Mr. Darcy in the TV adaptation of 'Pride and Prejudice,' and continued to do so in many classic rom-coms, including 'Bridget Jones's Diary' and 'Love Actually.'
The award-winning actor's popularity exploded after playing King George VI in 'The King's Speech,' and he continues to charm us with his talent and good looks to this day.
Click through the gallery to learn some fascinating facts about the British heartthrob.
CELEBRITY British royal family
FASHION Celebrity style
CELEBRITY Celebrity trivia