Jonathan Firth was born in Essex, England and is the younger brother of actor Colin Firth. He studied at the Central School of Speech and Drama for three years. He has worked primarily in television for the BBC, where he became a heartthrob as Richard Grey in the 1992 feudal drama Covington Cross. This was followed with the mini-series Middlemarch, Wuthering Heights, Far From the Madding Crowd and An Ideal Husband, His other television credits include the NBC mini series Leprechauns and the historical drama Victoria & Albert. Firth has recently completed production on The Last Days of Pompeii, to air on the BBC in fall 2003.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2003.
Jonathan Firth Facts
|Birthday||April 6, 1967 (52)|
|Birthplace||Essex, England, United Kingdom|