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Emma Thompson

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.


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Born:
Apr 15, 1959 In Paddington, London, England
Movie/TV Credits:
40
First Appeared:
In the series The Academy Awards 1953-03-18
Latest Project:
Movie Beauty and the Beast 2017-03-16
Known For
Filmography
Movie Beauty and the Beast Mrs. Potts 2017-03-16
Movie Alone in Berlin Anna Quangel 2016-09-29
Movie Bridget Jones's Baby Dr. Rawlings 2016-09-14
Movie Burnt Dr. Rosshilde 2015-10-02
Movie A Walk in the Woods Catherine Bryson 2015-09-02
Movie The Legend of Barney Thomson Cemolina 2015-07-24
tv The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Herself 2014-02-17
Movie Effie Gray Lady Eastlake 2014-03-08
Movie Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Mrs. Lovett 2014-09-26
Movie Men, Women & Children Narrator (voice) 2014-10-17
Movie Lennon or McCartney Herself (archive footage) 2014-12-12
Movie Saving Mr. Banks P.L. Travers 2013-11-16
Movie The Love Punch Kate 2013-09-12
Movie Beautiful Creatures Mrs. Lincoln / Sarafine Duchannes 2013-02-13
Movie Brave Queen Elinor (voice) 2012-06-21
Movie Men in Black 3 Agent O 2012-05-23
Movie Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Sybill Trelawney 2011-07-07
Movie The Song of Lunch She 2010-10-08
Movie Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang Nanny McPhee 2010-03-26
Movie The Boat That Rocked Charlotte 2009-04-01
Movie An Education Headmistress 2009-10-29
Movie Last Chance Harvey Kate Walker 2008-12-25
Movie Brideshead Revisited Lady Marchmain 2008-07-25
Movie I Am Legend Dr. Alice Krippin 2007-12-14
Movie Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Sybil Trelawney 2007-06-28
Movie Stranger Than Fiction Karen Eiffel 2006-09-09
Movie Nanny McPhee Nanny McPhee 2005-10-21
Movie Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Sybill Trelawney 2004-05-31
Movie Love Actually Karen 2003-09-07
tv The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie Imagining Argentina Cecilia Rueda 2003-09-13
tv QI Unknown 2003-09-11
tv Angels in America 2003-12-07
Movie Angels in America Homeless Woman 2003-12-07
Movie Treasure Planet Captain Amelia (voice) 2002-11-26
tv Friday Night with Jonathan Ross Unknown 2001-11-02
Movie Wit Vivian Bearing 2001-02-09
Movie Maybe Baby Druscilla 2000-06-02
Movie Tutti Frutti Suzi Kettles 1987-03-03
tv The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18