Emma Thompson

Emma Thompson

  • Born on
    • April 15th, 1959
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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Acting (64 Credits)

2022Matilda as Miss Trunchbull
2021Cruella as The Baroness
2021Cruella as The Baroness
2020Dolittle as Poly (voice)
2019Late Night as Katherine Newbury
2019Last Christmas as Petra Andrich
2019Missing Link as Dora the Yeti Elder (voice)
2019Men in Black: International as Agent O
2019How to Build a Girl as Amanda
2019Years and Years as Vivienne 'Viv' Rook
2018Johnny English Strikes Again as Prime Minister
2018King Lear as Goneril
2017The Children Act as Fiona Maye
2017The Meyerowitz Stories as Maureen Meyerowitz
2017Beauty and the Beast as Mrs. Potts
2016Alone in Berlin as Anna Quangel
2016Bridget Jones's Baby as Dr. Rawlings
2015Barney Thomson as Cemolina
2015A Walk in the Woods as Catherine Bryson
2015Burnt as Dr. Rosshilde
2014Effie Gray as Lady Eastlake
2014Men, Women & Children as Narrator (voice)
2014And the Oscar Goes to...
2013Saving Mr. Banks as P.L. Travers
2013The Love Punch as Kate
2013Beautiful Creatures as Mrs. Lincoln / Sarafine Duchannes
2012Brave as Elinor (voice)
2012Men in Black 3 as Agent O
2011Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 as Sybill Trelawney
2010Nanny McPhee Returns as Nanny McPhee
2010The Song of Lunch as She
2009The Boat That Rocked as Charlotte
2009An Education as Headmistress
2008Last Chance Harvey as Kate Walker
2008Brideshead Revisited as Lady Marchmain
2007I Am Legend as Dr. Alice Krippin
2007Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix as Sybil Trelawney
2006Stranger Than Fiction as Karen Eiffel
2005Nanny McPhee as Nanny McPhee
2004Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban as Sybill Trelawney
2003Imagining Argentina as Cecilia Rueda
2003Love Actually as Karen
2003Angels in America as Homeless Woman / The Angel
2002Treasure Planet as Captain Amelia (voice)
2001Wit as Vivian Bearing
2000Maybe Baby as Druscilla
1998Primary Colors as Susan Stanton
1998Judas Kiss as FBI Agent Sadie Hawkins
1997The Winter Guest as Frances
1995Sense and Sensibility as Elinor Dashwood
1995Carrington as Dora Carrington
1994The Blue Boy as Marie Bonnar
1994Junior as Dr. Diana Reddin
1994My Father the Hero as Isabel (uncredited)
1993The Remains of the Day as Miss Kenton
1993In the Name of the Father as Gareth Peirce
1993Much Ado About Nothing as Beatrice
1992Howards End as Margaret Schlegel
1992Peter's Friends as Maggie Chester
1991Dead Again as Margaret Strauss / Grace
1991Impromptu as Duchess D'Antan
1989The Tall Guy as Kate
1989Henry V as Katherine
1987Fortunes of War as Harriet Pringle


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