Actor Colin Firth on Assuming New Identities - The Dinner Party Download by The Dinner Party Download published on 2013-04-26T20:03:21Z Colin Firth shot to the top of imaginary-husband lists everywhere with his portrayal of Mr. Darcy in the BBC’s Pride and Prejudice, which he followed with similarly-charming roles in films like Bridget Jones’ Diary, Love Actually, and A Single Man. He won an Academy Award for Best Actor for The King’s Speech - and he can wear a sweater, In his newest film, Arthur Newman, he portrays a man who fakes his own death and hits the road to start over as someone new. Colin chats with Rico about identity crises and unanswerable questions, then dissects our brains. -- The Dinner Party Download (www.dinnerpartydownload.com) is a smart, funny public radio show about everything excellent in culture, from the company that brings you "Marketplace." Think NPR meets Vanity Fair. In each episode, hosts Rico Gagliano & Brendan Francis Newnam talk with some of the world's most interesting celebrities, and along the way equip you with bad jokes, fresh drink recipes, hot food finds, odd news items... and etiquette tips from the likes of Henry Rollins and Dick Cavett. Past guests include Michelle Williams, Judd Apatow, Kid Cudi, Sir Richard Branson and others. Wallpaper magazine calls us one of their "40 Reasons To Live In The USA."