Emily Watson

Emily Watson

  • Born on
    • January 14th, 1967
Emily Margaret Watson OBE is an English actress. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for her debut film role as Bess McNeil in Lars von Trier's Breaking the Waves and for her role as Jacqueline du Pré in Hilary and Jackie, winning the BIFA Award for Best Actress for the latter.

Starring Emily Watson on Plex


Acting (55 Credits)

2021Monster Family 2
2021Too Close as Dr. Emma Robinson
2020The Third Day as Mrs. Martin
2019Chernobyl as Ulana Khomyuk
2018The Happy Prince as Constance Wilde
2018King Lear as Regan
2017Monster Family as Emma Wishbone (voice)
2017On Chesil Beach as Violet Ponting
2017Kingsman: The Golden Circle as Chief of Staff Fox
2017Apple Tree Yard as Yvonne Carmichael
2017Little Women (2017) as Marmee March
2015Little Boy as Emma Busbee
2015A Royal Night Out as Queen Elizabeth
2015Molly Moon and the Incredible Book of Hypnotism as Miss Trinklebury
2015The Dresser as Her Ladyship
2015Everest as Helen Wilton
2015The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe as Grace McKee
2014The Theory of Everything as Beryl Wilde
2014Testament of Youth as Mrs. Brittain
2013The Book Thief as Rosa Hubermann
2013Belle as Lady Mansfield
2013Some Girl(S) as Lindsay
2013The Politician's Husband as Freya Gardner
2012Anna Karenina as Lidia Ivanovna
2011War Horse as Rose Narracott
2011Appropriate Adult as Janet Leach
2010Oranges and Sunshine as Margaret Humphreys
2010Cemetery Junction as Mrs. Kendrick
2009Within the Whirlwind as Evgenia Ginzburg
2009Cold Souls as Claire
2008The Memory Keeper's Daughter as Caroline Gil
2008Fireflies in the Garden as Jane Lawrence
2008Synecdoche, New York as Tammy
2007The Water Horse as Anne MacMorrow
2006Miss Potter as Millie Warne
2006Crusade in Jeans as Mary Vega
2005Separate Lies as Anne Manning
2005Corpse Bride as Victoria Everglot (voice)
2005Wah-Wah as Ruby Compton
2005The Proposition as Martha Stanley
2004The Life and Death of Peter Sellers as Anne Sellers
2003Blossoms & Blood as Lena Leonard
2002Punch-Drunk Love as Lena Leonard
2002Red Dragon as Reba McClane
2002Equilibrium as Mary O'Brien
2001Gosford Park as Elsie
2000Trixie as Trixie Zurbo
2000The Luzhin Defence as Natalia Katkov
1999Angela's Ashes as Angela McCourt
1999Cradle Will Rock as Olive Stanton
1998Hilary and Jackie as Jackie Du Pré
1997The Mill on the Floss as Maggie Tulliver
1997Metroland as Marion
1997The Boxer as Maggie
1996Breaking the Waves as Bess McNeill


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