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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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Apr 15, 1959 In Paddington, London, England
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
Movie Matilda 2022-12-02
Latest Project:
In the series The Oscars 1953-03-18
Known For
Poster of Upstart Crow
Poster of Sucré Salé
Poster of Tutti Frutti
Poster of The Val Doonican Music Show
Movie Matilda Miss Trunchbull
Movie Cruella Baroness
Movie How to Build a Girl Amanda
Movie Dolittle Polynesia (voice)
Movie Last Christmas Petra
Movie Men in Black: International Agent O
Series Years and Years Vivienne 'Viv' Rook
Movie Missing Link The Elder (voice)
Movie Late Night Katherine Newbury
Movie King Lear Goneril
Movie Beyond Boundaries: The Harvey Weinstein Scandal Herself (archive footage)
Movie Johnny English Strikes Again Prime Minister
Movie The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) Maureen Meyerowitz
Movie The Children Act Fiona Maye
Movie Beauty and the Beast Mrs. Potts
Movie Sea Sorrow Herself
Movie Die vielen Gesichter der Emma Thompson Elle-Même
Movie To the Ends of the Earth Narrator (voice)
Movie Bridget Jones's Baby Dr. Rawlings
Series Upstart Crow Queen Elizabeth I
Movie Alone in Berlin Anna Quangel
Movie The Legend of Barney Thomson Cemolina
Series Funny Valentines Debbie
Movie A Walk in the Woods Catherine Bryson
Series The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Herself
Movie Burnt Dr. Rosshilde
Movie Lennon or McCartney Herself (archive footage)
Movie Men, Women & Children Narrator (voice)
Movie Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Mrs. Lovett
Movie Effie Gray Lady Eastlake
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Herself
Movie And the Oscar Goes To...
Movie Saving Mr. Banks P.L. Travers
Movie The Love Punch Kate
Movie Beautiful Creatures Mrs. Lincoln / Sarafine Duchannes
Movie Men in Black 3 Agent O
Movie Brave Queen Elinor (voice)
Movie Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Sybill Trelawney
Movie Fry and Laurie Reunited Herself
Movie The Song of Lunch She
Movie Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang Nanny McPhee
Movie An Education Headmistress
Movie The Boat That Rocked Charlotte
Movie Last Chance Harvey Kate Walker
Movie Brideshead Revisited Lady Marchmain
Movie I Am Legend Dr. Alice Krippin
Movie Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Sybil Trelawney
Series The Graham Norton Show Herself
Movie Stranger Than Fiction Karen Eiffel
Movie Nanny McPhee Nanny McPhee
Series The Tony Danza Show Unknown
Movie Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Sybill Trelawney
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Herself
Movie Love Actually Karen
Series Angels in America Homeless Woman / The Angel
Series QI Unknown
Movie Imagining Argentina Cecilia Rueda
Movie Treasure Planet Captain Amelia (voice)
Series Sucré Salé Herself
Series Friday Night with Jonathan Ross Unknown
Movie Love & Loyalty: The Making of 'The Remains of the Day' Herself
Movie Wit Vivian Bearing
Movie Maybe Baby Druscilla
Movie Judas Kiss FBI Agent Sadie Hawkins
Movie Primary Colors Susan Stanton
Series The View Herself
Movie Hospital! Elephant Woman
Movie The Winter Guest Frances
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown
Movie Sense and Sensibility Elinor Dashwood
Movie Carrington Dora Carrington
Movie Junior Dr. Diana Reddin
Movie The Blue Boy Marie Bonnar
Movie My Father the Hero Isabel (uncredited)
Movie Much Ado About Nothing Beatrice
Series GMTV Unknown
Movie The Remains of the Day Miss Kenton
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown
Movie In the Name of the Father Gareth Peirce
Movie Peter's Friends Maggie Chester
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown
Movie Howards End Margaret Schlegel
Movie Dead Again Margaret Strauss / Grace
Movie Impromptu Duchess D'Antan
Movie Henry V Katherine
Movie The Winslow Boy Catherine Winslow
Movie The Tall Guy Kate
Movie Look Back in Anger Alison Porter
Series Thompson
Series LIVE with Kelly and Ryan Unknown
Series Fortunes of War Harriet Pringle
Series Tutti Frutti Suzi Kettles
Movie The Crystal Cube Jackie Meld
Series Alfresco
Movie Cambridge Footlights Revue various
Series The Young Ones Unknown
Series Wanna bet, that..? Unknown
Series The Val Doonican Music Show Unknown
Series Saturday Night Live Herself - Host
Series The Oscars Unknown