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

party-clip-art-balloons-different-coloursThese fabulous Thespians have brought us hours of viewing fun in Austen-inspired films. Happy Birthday




2550-ciaranhinds1bMichael-Amini_Jane-Seymour9 FebruaryCiarán Hinds, who portrayed Captain Frederick Wentworth in 1995’s Persuasion

15 FebruaryJane Seymour, who portrayed Mrs Wattlesbrook in Austenland


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18 FebruaryGreta Scacchi, who portrayed Cassandra Austen in Miss Austen Regrets


MV5BMTI3NDQ3NTMwNF5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTYwMzY4NjEz._V1_SX640_SY720_brenda-blethyn420 FebruaryAnthony Head, who portrayed Sir Walter Elliot in 2007’s Persuasion 

20 FebruaryBrenda Blethyn, who portrayed Mrs Bennet in 2005’s Pride and Prejudice 


images21 FebruaryAlan Rickman, who po469900_1rtrayed Colonel Brandon in 1995’s Sense and Sensibility (21 February 1946 – 14 January 2016)

22 FebruaryJulie Walters, who portrayed Mrs Austen in Becoming Jane


441079-downton-abbey-robert-bathurst-sir-anthony-strallan22 FebruaryRobert Bathurst, who porUFzuW-tbtrayed Mr Weston in 2009’s Emma

23 FebruaryTamsin Greig, who portrayed Miss Bates in 2009’s Emma




25 FebruaryDouglas Hodge, who portrayed Sir Thomas Bertram in 2007’s Mansfield Park

url                                          28 February John Carson, who portrayed Mr Knightley in 1972’s Emma 

About Regina Jeffers

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

  1. Benjamin Whitrow the perfect Mr Bennet and Alan Rickman, the perfect Col. Brandon; there’s no two ways about that statement! 😀

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