When 21.11.2011British actor Colin Firth (The King's Speech; Love Actually; A Single Man) attends a press junket for his movie "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy" at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in New York. Colin talks about the phone hacking scandal in the UK that has been dominating headlines and how he feels it crossed the line in terms of personal information. He also reveals that he has a close relative working for the MI5 but the details of their job are unclear to the actor.
Colin's next project is The Railway Man; based on a true story, Colin portrays Eric Lomax, a man who worked on the Death Railway in Japan during World War II. The film also stars Jeremy Irvine and will be released in 2013