He [Colin Firth] is not the only prominent Pride And Prejudice cast member who won't be reliving his past. Director Simon Langton and actor David Bamber, who played Mr Collins, will be involved but Firth's main co-star Jennifer Ehle - who played heroine Elizabeth Bennet (and fell for Firth on set, though they split after a year) - has so far also turned down the programme-makers. However, it is still hoped that she can be persuaded to change her mind. "We're keeping our fingers crossed, " says Stevens.
Monday, July 25, 2005
Article on Pride and Prejudice documentary
I've found the article from the Express on June 10th, at Friends of Firth: