Celebrating the October Birthdays of Some of Our Favorite “Austen” Actors

images-3.jpgHappy October Birthday to some of our favorite actors, who took on roles in an Austen-inspired film. 


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October 1 – Rupert Friend, who portrayed Mr. Wickham in Pride and Prejudice 2005



images-1October 3 – Lena Headey, who portrayed Lady Catherine De Bourgh in Pride and Prejudice and Zombies 


images-2.jpgOctober 4 – Alicia Silverstone, who portrayed Cher Horowitz in Clueless




October 5 – Kate Winslet, who portrayed Marianne Dashwood in Sense and Sensibilla-et-kate-winsletity 1995 

October 6 – Jeremy Sisto, who portrayed Elton in Clueless



MV5BMTg0MDA2NjQyMF5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTcwNTI2MDIzNA@@._V1_SX640_SY720_article-0-2085EF7400000578-688_306x423October 8 – Martin Henderson, who portrayed William Darcy in Bride and Prejudice

October 10 – Dan Stevens, who portrayed Edward Ferrars in Sense and Sensibility 2008 



079b0489324a93bf362bf21e04e3beeb9c6db6d3October 10 – Charles Dance, who portrayed Mr. Bennet in Pride and Prejudice and Zombies


MV5BMjA3MzYyNDgxNF5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTcwMzgwMDExOA@@._V1_UX214_CR0,0,214,317_AL_matthew-macfadyen-wife-e4da3b7fbbce2345d7772b0674a318d5-image-5October 17 – Guy Henry, who portrayed Mr. Collins in Lost in Austen, as well as John Knightley in 1996 TV Version of Emma

October 17 – Matthew Macfadyen, who portrayed Fitzwilliam Darcy in Pride and Prejudice 2005 


Michael-gambon1elliot-cowan-lutherOctober 19 – Michael Gambon, who portrayed Mr. Woodhouse in Emma 2009

October 21 – Elliot Cowan, who portrayed Fitzwilliam Darcy in Lost in Austen 




October 24 – Jemina Rooper, who portrayed Amanda Pride in Lost in Austen




joanna-scanlan-6.jpgOctober 27 – Joanna Scanlan, who portrayed Mrs. Reynolds in Death Comes to Pemberley 


MTIwNjA4NjM0MTk5NjM5NTY0.jpgOctober 28 – Matt Smith, who portrayed Mr. Collins in Pride and Prejudice and Zombies


imgres.jpgOctober 29 – Paul Daneman, who portrayed Captain Wentworth in Persusasion 1960 (In Remembrance ~ 20 October 1925 to 28 April 2001)

About Regina Jeffers

Regina Jeffers is the award-winning author of Austenesque, Regency and historical romantic suspense.
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5 Responses to Celebrating the October Birthdays of Some of Our Favorite “Austen” Actors

  1. vvaught512 says:

    Reblogged this on Vikki Vaught Romance Author and Book Reviewer and commented:
    I always find Regina’s post enlightening. Thought I’d share this one!

  2. vvaught512 says:

    As always, I enjoyed your post!

  3. tgruy says:

    Glad to see I share the month with so many celebrities!

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