Happy April Birthdays to Some of Our Favorite “Austen” Actors

images-1.jpegApril brings us twenty actors who have held roles in Austen-inspired film adaptations. How many of these below are among your favorites?


250243.1April 1JJ Feild, who portrayed Henry Tilney in 2007’s Northanger Abbey, as well as Mr Henry Nobley in Austenland


imgres-1April 2Penelope Keith, who portrayed Lady Catherine de Bourgh in Death Comes to Pemberley


Matthew-Goode-on-Death-Comes-to-Pemberley_home_top_storyApril 3 Matthew Goode, who portrayed George Wickham in Death Comes to Pemberley


MV5BMTg0OTEyOTE0NV5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTcwODI3MzcyNA@@._V1_UX214_CR0,0,214,317_AL_April 3Marsha Mason, who portrayed Catherine Darcy in Bride and Prejudice


images-1April 5Hayley Atwell, who portrayed Mary Crawford in 2007’s Mansfield Park 


imgresApril 5Lily James, who portrayed Elizabeth Bennet in Pride and Prejudice and Zombies 


imagesApril 5Tom Riley, who portrayed George Wickham in Lost in Austen


searchApril 6 Paul Rudd, who portrayed Josh in Clueless


Andrew Osborn  Angels One Five (1953)April 9Andrew Osborn, who portrayed Fitzwilliam Darcy in 1938’s Pride and Prejudice (9 April 1912 to 13 March 1985)


PDVD_078-1April 14Michelle Duncan, who portrayed Charlotte Lucas in Lost in Austen 


images-2April 15Emma Thompson, who portrayed Elinor Dashwood in 1995’s Sense and Sensibility 


829full-lucila-soláApril 17Lucila Solá, who portrayed Jane Vasquez in Pride and Prejudice: A Latter Day Comedy 


imgres-2April 19 Hugh O’Conor, who portrayed James Moreland in 2007’s Northanger Abbey


images-3April 21James Mcavoy, who portrayed Tom Lefroy in Becoming Jane


imgres-3April 22Michelle Ryan, who portrayed Maria Bertram in 2007’s Mansfield Park


images-4April 25 Renée Zellweger, who portrayed Bridget Jones in Bridget Jones’ Diary, Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason, and Bridget Jones’ Baby


images-5April 26 Susannah Harker, who portrayed Jane Bennet in 1995’s Pride and Prejudice 


images-7April 27 – Anna Chancellor, who portrayed Miss Caroline Bingley in 1995’s Pride and Prejudice 


images-8April 27Jenna Coleman, who portrayed Lydia Bennet in Death Comes to Pemberley


images-6April 27Sally Hawkins, who portrayed Anne Elliot in 2007’s Persuasion





About reginajeffers

Regina Jeffers is the award-winning author of Austenesque, Regency and contemporary novels.
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2 Responses to Happy April Birthdays to Some of Our Favorite “Austen” Actors

  1. darcy400 says:

    Wow, I am an April baby myself (April 6) and proud to share the month with such fine company 🙂

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