December 31st, 2010

Colin Firth overcoat

Speech Therapy

Last post of 2010!  Happy almost New Year, LJ!!! I just realized that I do not have a Colin Firth icon; this oversight must be rectified immediately! (ETA: problem solved! *points to icon*)

The King's Speech
Screenplay by: David Seidler
Directed by: Tom Hooper
Starring: Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Michael Gambon, Guy Pearce, Jennifer Ehle, Timothy Spall, and Derek Jacobi

Synopsis: This is the story of King George VI, a.k.a. "Bertie" (Firth), who assumed the throne following the sudden abdication of his brother Edward VIII. Suffering from a debilitating stammer, he seeks the aid of Australian speech therapist Lionel Logue (Rush), who helps the war-time King find his voice.

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