Articles Tagged 'Mr. Darcy'


5 British Literary Characters That Made a Comeback

Some literary creations are so potent they cannot be contained by one book, one series, or one author alone. They may make the move from the page to the stage, from the stage to the radio, from the radio to the television, and from the television to the movie screen, but what happens then? Well, […]


WATCH: Keri Russel Heads to ‘Austenland’ to Find Her Mr. Darcy

Keri Russell (The Americans) takes life into her own hands in the film adaptation of Shannon Hale’s novel Austenland. Russell’s character, Jane Hayes, is a 30-something New Yorker who is “secretly” consumed with the BBC production of Pride and Prejudice starring Colin Firth. Actually, it’s not much of a secret to anyone who knows her. […]


Matthew Rhys to Star as Mr. Darcy in BBC’s ‘Death Comes to Pemberley’

Will the real Mr. Darcy please step forward? Is it Colin Firth? Matthew Macfadyen? Laurence Olivier? Or Matthew Rhys? The Welsh-born Rhys, best known for major roles on the American TV series Brothers & Sisters and, currently, The Americans, has just joined the ranks of hunksome actors playing Jane Austen’s slightly priggish but ever popular […]