How old was Colin Firth in the movie Shakespeare in Love?

Colin Firth was 36 in Shakespeare in Love when he played the character 'Lord Wessex'.

That was over 26 years ago in 1998.

Today he is 63, and has starred in 96 movies in total, 68 of those since Shakespeare in Love was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Shakespeare in Love, I think Colin Firth looks:

Did you know?

  • Director John Madden has worked with Colin Firth a total of 2 times in his career.
  • Colin Firth's first movie was as 'Tommy Judd' in Another Country, released in 1984 when he was 22
  • Shakespeare in Love scores 6.88 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of Shakespeare in Love

Colin Firth's other movies