Happy June Birthdays to Some of Our Favorite Austen-Inspired Actors

Are any of the actors listed below among your favorites? I can claim a few. 

804f3121c63126d949b1d0e218b3947fJune 2Dominic Cooper, who portrayed Mr. Willoughby in 2008’s Sense and Sensibility


images-3June 2Liam Cunningham, who portrayed General Tilney in 2007’s Northanger Abbey 


james-purefoyJune 3James Purefoy, who was Tom Bertram in 1999’s Mansfield Park 


images-4June 3Celia Bannerman, who portrayed Elizabeth Bennet in 1967’s Pride and Prejudice 


Jimages-5une 4James Callis, who portrayed Colonel Andrews in Austenland, as well as Tom in Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason


Sonam_Kapoor_at_the_Trailer_Launch_of_'Dolly_ki_Doli'June 9Sonam Kapoor, who portrayed Alisha Kapoor in Bride and Prejudice 


eea4a06b311f8f241636a103de8e2b00June 12Frances O’Connor, who portrayed Fanny Price in 1999’s Mansfield Park


s__53071._blake_ritsonJune 14Blake Ritson, who portrayed Edmund Bertram in 2007’s Mansfield Park, as well as Mr. Elton in 2009’s Emma


MTE5NDg0MDU1MzUzNTI1Nzc1June 19Samuel West, who was Mr. Elliot in 1995’s Persuasion


story_half_widthJune 21David Morrissey, who portrayed Colonel Brandon in 2008’s Sense and Sensibility 


fa29d6dc591652b8ec39dfd169672fa3June 24Daniel Vincent Gordh, who portrayed Mr. Darcy in the Lizzie Bennet Diaries 


images-6June 26Clive Francis, who was John Willoughby in 1971’s Sense and Sensibility


450682_1.1June 28Alic Krige, who was Lady Russell in 2007’s Persuasion


MV5BMTc5ODIxNzAzOF5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTcwMzE4NDMyNQ@@._V1_UY317_CR4,0,214,317_AL_June 28Alessandro Nivola, who was Henry Crawford in 1999’s Mansfield Park


MV5BMTM5OTMwMTU3OF5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTcwNTM1OTQwNw@@._V1_UX214_CR0,0,214,317_AL_June 29Bret McKenzie, who was Martin in Austenland






About Regina Jeffers

Regina Jeffers is the award-winning author of Austenesque, Regency and historical romantic suspense.
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1 Response to Happy June Birthdays to Some of Our Favorite Austen-Inspired Actors

  1. Vee says:

    Great list! Thanks for the fun trivia Regina. I’m so dissapointed not have seen 1967 Pride & Prejudice!

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