Colin Firth and Anthony Arnove

Colin Firth and Anthony Arnove

Biography

Colin Firth is a Bafta- and Academy Award-winning actor. His films include The English Patient, Fever Pitch, Bridget Jones's Diary, Girl with a Pearl Earring, A Single Man and The King's Speech. Alongside Anthony Arnove, he was instrumental in bringing a televised stage performance of The People Speak to the UK in 2010. Anthony Arnove is the author of Iraq: The Logic of Withdrawal, editor of Iraq Under Siege, Howard Zinn Speaks and The Essential Chomsky, and coauthor, with Howard Zinn, of Voices of a People's History of the United States and Terrorism and War. He is the codirector of The People Speak with Chris Moore and Howard Zinn. David Horspool is a historian and editor at the Times Literary Supplement. He is the author of two previous books: Why Alfred Burned the Cakes and The English Rebel: One Thousand Years of Trouble-making from the Normans to the Nineties. He writes for The Times, the Guardian, the Telegraph and the New York Times.



  • Colin Firth presents...

    Anthony Arnove & Colin Firth

    Colin Firth on the inspiration behind The People Speak.

  • History of The People Speak

    COLIN FIRTH AND ANTHONY ARNOVE

    Discover more about this inspirational project on the History channel documentary pages.

  • Jamie Byng introduces The People Speak

    COLIN FIRTH AND ANTHONY ARNOVE

    Storytime will never be the same again.

  • Launch at the Tabernacle

    COLIN FIRTH AND ANTHONY ARNOVE

    The great and good of stage and screen turn out for this spectacular launch event. Watch all the performances here.

  • Interview with Colin Firth

    COLIN FIRTH AND ANTHONY ARNOVE

    "Freedom has to be vigilantly maintained... a lot of people sacrificed their lives to win it."

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  • The People Speak

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