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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:
76
First Appeared:
In the movie The Meyerowitz Stories
Latest Project:
Movie Love & Loyalty: The Making of 'The Remains of the Day' 2018
Known For
Poster of Thompson
Poster of Fortunes of War
Poster of Tutti Frutti
Poster of The Val Doonican Music Show
Filmography

Love & Loyalty: The Making of 'The Remains of the Day' (2018)

Documentary
Movie
as Herself

The Meyerowitz Stories (2018)

Comedy
Movie
10 1 votes

Beauty and the Beast (2017)

Fantasy Romance
Movie
as Mrs. Potts
6.9 2044 votes

Alone in Berlin (2016)

Drama
Movie
as Anna Quangel
6.3 21 votes

Bridget Jones's Baby (2016)

Comedy
Movie
as Dr. Rawlings
6.3 718 votes

Funny Valentines (2015)

Comedy
Series
as Debbie

A Walk in the Woods (2015)

Adventure Comedy Drama
Movie
as Catherine Bryson
5.6 226 votes

Burnt (2015)

Drama
Movie
as Dr. Rosshilde
6.3 791 votes

The Legend of Barney Thomson (2015)

Comedy Drama Thriller
Movie
as Cemolina
6 40 votes

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)

Comedy Talk
Series
as Herself
5.3 30 votes

Effie Gray (2014)

Drama
Movie
as Lady Eastlake
6.2 36 votes

Men, Women & Children (2014)

Drama Comedy
Movie
as Narrator (voice)
6.4 287 votes

Lennon or McCartney (2014)

Documentary Music
Movie
as Herself (archive footage)
7.5 4 votes

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2014)

Horror Thriller Drama Music
Movie
as Mrs. Lovett

Beautiful Creatures (2013)

Fantasy Drama Romance
Movie
as Mrs. Lincoln / Sarafine Duchannes
5.5 800 votes

The Love Punch (2013)

Comedy
Movie
as Kate
5.8 122 votes

Saving Mr. Banks (2013)

Comedy Drama History
Movie
as P.L. Travers
7.3 1018 votes

Brave (2012)

Animation Adventure Comedy Family Action Fantasy
Movie
as Queen Elinor (voice)
6.6 3664 votes

Men in Black 3 (2012)

Action Comedy Science Fiction
Movie
as Agent O
6.2 3559 votes

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)

Adventure Fantasy
Movie
as Sybill Trelawney
7.8 4595 votes

The Song of Lunch (2010)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as She
5.3 3 votes

Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang (2010)

Comedy Fantasy
Movie
as Nanny McPhee
6.1 323 votes

An Education (2009)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Headmistress
6.8 333 votes

The Boat That Rocked (2009)

Drama Comedy
Movie
as Charlotte
7.1 516 votes

Brideshead Revisited (2008)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Lady Marchmain
6.2 50 votes

Last Chance Harvey (2008)

Drama Comedy Romance
Movie
as Kate Walker
6.1 56 votes

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)

Adventure Fantasy Family Mystery
Movie
as Sybil Trelawney
7.3 4189 votes

I Am Legend (2007)

Drama Horror Action Thriller Science Fiction
Movie
as Dr. Alice Krippin
6.9 3849 votes

Stranger Than Fiction (2006)

Comedy Drama Fantasy Romance
Movie
as Karen Eiffel
7.1 594 votes

Nanny McPhee (2005)

Fantasy Comedy Family
Movie
as Nanny McPhee
6.3 507 votes

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)

Adventure Fantasy Family
Movie
as Professor Trelawney
7.5 4402 votes

The Tony Danza Show (2004)

Talk
Series
as Unknown

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.3 19 votes

Love Actually (2003)

Comedy Romance Drama
Movie
as Karen
7 1582 votes

Imagining Argentina (2003)

Drama Romance Thriller
Movie
as Cecilia Rueda
5.1 5 votes

Angels in America (2003)

Drama Fantasy
Movie
as Homeless Woman
6.4 43 votes

Angels in America (2003)

Series
8.3 5 votes

QI (2003)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.8 38 votes

Treasure Planet (2002)

Adventure Animation Family Fantasy Science Fiction
Movie
as Captain Amelia
7.1 691 votes

Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (2001)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.4 5 votes

Wit (2001)

Drama TV Movie
Movie
as Vivian Bearing
6.9 29 votes

Judas Kiss (1998)

Thriller Crime Drama
Movie
as FBI Agent Sadie Hawkins
5.3 7 votes

Primary Colors (1998)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Susan Stanton
6 80 votes

The View (1997)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
2.5 13 votes

The Winter Guest (1997)

Drama Foreign
Movie
as Frances
6.2 7 votes

E! True Hollywood Story (1996)

Documentary
Series
as Unknown
6.3 3 votes

Sense and Sensibility (1995)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Elinor Dashwood
7.2 280 votes

Carrington (1995)

History Drama Romance
Movie
as Dora Carrington
6 12 votes

The Blue Boy (1994)

Movie
as Marie Bonnar

Junior (1994)

Comedy Romance Science Fiction
Movie
as Dr. Diana Reddin
4.7 312 votes

In the Name of the Father (1993)

Drama
Movie
as Gareth Peirce
7.5 275 votes

Much Ado About Nothing (1993)

Drama Comedy Romance
Movie
as Beatrice
7.1 150 votes

GMTV (1993)

News
Series
as Unknown

Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
6.9 32 votes

The Remains of the Day (1993)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Miss Kenton
7.5 164 votes

Howards End (1992)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Margaret Schlegel
6.8 79 votes

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992)

Talk Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.5 22 votes

Peter's Friends (1992)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Maggie Chester
6.8 33 votes

Dead Again (1991)

Mystery
Movie
as Margaret Strauss / Grace
6.7 68 votes

Impromptu (1991)

Drama Comedy Music Romance
Movie
as Duchess D'Antan
6.3 14 votes

Look Back in Anger (1989)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as Alison Porter
10 1 votes

The Tall Guy (1989)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Kate
5.9 21 votes

The Winslow Boy (1989)

Drama
Movie
as Catherine Winslow

Henry V (1989)

War Drama History Action Romance
Movie
as Katherine
7.3 55 votes

Thompson (1988)

Comedy
Series
1 1 votes

Fortunes of War (1987)

Drama
Series
as Harriet Pringle
7 2 votes

Tutti Frutti (1987)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Suzi Kettles

Tutti Frutti (1987)

Movie
as Suzi Kettles
10 1 votes

Live with Regis and Kathie Lee (1983)

Series
as Unknown
4.9 4 votes

The Crystal Cube (1983)

Movie
as Jackie Meld

Alfresco (1983)

Comedy
Series
6 1 votes

Cambridge Footlights Revue (1982)

Movie
as various

The Young Ones (1982)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.7 25 votes

Wanna bet, that..? (1981)

Reality
Series
as Unknown
1.5 2 votes

The Val Doonican Music Show (1977)

Series
as Unknown

The Academy Awards (1953)

Series
as Unknown
6.7 10 votes