There are all sorts of fandom connections in “The King’s Speech”.
Colin Firth – Mr. Darcy, BBC Production of Pride and Prejudice
Geoffrey Rush – Barbossa, PIrates of the Caribbean
Helena Bonham Carter – Bellatrix Lestrange, Harry Potter; The Red Queen, Alice in Wonderland
Sir. Derek Jacobi – Doctor Who
Jennifer Ehle – Elizabeth Bennet, BBC Production of Pride and Prejudice
Michael Gambon – Albus Dumbledore, Harry Potter; Elliot Sardick, Doctor Who
Claire Bloom – The Woman in End of Time Doctor Who
Timothy Spall – Peter Petigrew, Harry Pottter
It’s amazing the talent in this movie. A stellar cast gives you one great motion picture experience. No wonder it won an Academy Award for Best Picture as well as a BAFTA for Best Picture.