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Emma Thompson

1959-04-15 Paddington, London, England

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Emma Thompson (born 15 April 1959) is a British actress, comedian and screenwriter. Her first major film role was in the 1989 romantic comedy The Tall Guy. In 1992, Thompson won multiple acting awards, including an Academy Award and a BAFTA Award for Best Actress, for her performance in the British drama Howards End. The following year Thompson garnered dual Academy Award nominations, as Best Actress for The Remains of the Day and as Best Supporting Actress for In the Name of the Father. In 1995, Thompson scripted and starred in Sense and Sensibility, a film adaptation of the Jane Austen novel of the same name, which earned her an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay and a BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role. Other notable film and television credits have included the Harry Potter film series, Wit (2001), Love Actually (2003), Angels in America (2003), Nanny McPhee (2005), Stranger than Fiction (2006), Last Chance Harvey (2008), An Education (2009), and Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang (2010). Thompson is also a patron of the Refugee Council and President of the Teaching Awards. Description above from the Wikipedia article Emma Thompson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Matilda Miss Trunchbull 2022-12-02
Cruella The Baroness 2021-05-26
Dolittle Poly (voice) 2020-01-01
How to Build a Girl Amanda 2020-09-24
Late Night Katherine Newbury 2019-01-25
Last Christmas Petra Andrich 2019-11-07
Missing Link Dora the Yeti Elder (voice) 2019-04-04
Men in Black: International Agent O 2019-06-12
King Lear Goneril 2018-05-28
The Children Act Fiona Maye 2018-03-29
Johnny English Strikes Again Prime Minister 2018-09-13
Beyond Boundaries: The Harvey Weinstein Scandal Herself (archive footage) 2018-08-21
The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) Maureen Meyerowitz 2017-10-13
Beauty and the Beast Mrs. Potts 2017-03-16
Sea Sorrow Herself 2017-11-08
To the Ends of the Earth Narrator (voice) 2016-10-29
Alone in Berlin Anna Quangel 2016-02-15
Die vielen Gesichter der Emma Thompson Elle-Même 2016-11-20
Bridget Jones's Baby Dr. Rawlings 2016-09-14
A Walk in the Woods Catherine Bryson 2015-09-02
The Legend of Barney Thomson Cemolina 2015-07-24
Burnt Dr. Rosshilde 2015-10-02
Effie Gray Lady Eastlake 2014-03-08
Men, Women & Children Narrator (voice) 2014-10-17
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Mrs. Lovett 2014-09-26
And the Oscar Goes To... 2014-02-01
Beautiful Creatures Mrs. Lincoln / Sarafine Duchannes 2013-02-13
Saving Mr. Banks P.L. Travers 2013-11-16
The Love Punch Kate 2013-09-12
Men in Black 3 Agent O 2012-05-23
Brave Elinor (voice) 2012-06-21
Creating the World of Harry Potter, Part 6: Magical Effects Self - 'Sybill Trelawney' 2011-06-14
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Sybill Trelawney 2011-07-07
Fry and Laurie Reunited Herself 2010-11-24
The Song of Lunch She 2010-10-08
Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang Nanny McPhee 2010-03-26
An Education Headmistress 2009-10-29
The Boat That Rocked Charlotte 2009-04-01
Last Chance Harvey Kate Walker 2008-12-25
Brideshead Revisited Lady Marchmain 2008-07-25
I Am Legend Dr. Alice Krippin 2007-12-12
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Sybil Trelawney 2007-06-28
Stranger Than Fiction Karen Eiffel 2006-09-09
Nanny McPhee Nanny McPhee 2005-10-21
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Sybill Trelawney 2004-05-31
Love Actually Karen 2003-09-07
Imagining Argentina Cecilia Rueda 2003-09-13
Treasure Planet Captain Amelia (voice) 2002-11-26
Wit Vivian Bearing 2001-02-09
The Remains of the Day: The Filmmaker's Journey 2001-01-01
Blind Loyalty, Hollow Honor: England's Fatal Flaw 2001-01-01
Love & Loyalty: The Making of 'The Remains of the Day' Herself 2001-10-22
Maybe Baby Druscilla 2000-06-02
Judas Kiss FBI Agent Sadie Hawkins 1998-09-16
Primary Colors Susan Stanton 1998-03-20
The Winter Guest Frances 1997-12-27
Hospital! Elephant Woman 1997-03-30
Carrington Dora Carrington 1995-05-25
Sense and Sensibility Elinor Dashwood 1995-12-13
Junior Dr. Diana Reddin 1994-11-22
My Father the Hero Isabel (uncredited) 1994-02-04
The Blue Boy Marie Bonnar 1994-07-02
The Remains of the Day Miss Kenton 1993-11-05
Much Ado About Nothing Beatrice 1993-05-07
In the Name of the Father Gareth Peirce 1993-12-12
Howards End Margaret Schlegel 1992-03-13
Peter's Friends Maggie Chester 1992-09-18
Dead Again Margaret Strauss / Grace 1991-08-23
Impromptu Duchess D'Antan 1991-04-12
The Tall Guy Kate 1989-02-01
Henry V Katherine 1989-10-05
Look Back in Anger Alison Porter 1989-01-01
The Winslow Boy Catherine Winslow 1989-04-30
The Crystal Cube Jackie Meld 1983-07-07
Cambridge Footlights Revue various 1982-12-12
Good Luck to You, Leo Grande
What's Love Got to Do With It? Cath