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Emma Thompson

Emma Thompson

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Famous as :

Actress, screenwriter

Birth Name :

Emma Thompson

Birth Date :

April 15, 1959

Birth Place :

Paddington, London, England,UK

Spouse :

Kenneth Branagh (actor, 20-Aug-89 - 1-Oct-95), Greg Wise (actor, since 29-Jul-03)

Claim to fame :

As Margaret Schlegel in "Howards End" (1992)

Latest News


Emma Thompson's 'Effie Gray' Finally Unleashes First Trailer

September 13, 2014 03:06:55 GMT

Three years after the movie went into production and some long-running legal disputes, "" is finally ready for theatrical and first trailer release. The period drama is starring and , written and directed by Thompson based on a true story.
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Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson Premiere 'Saving Mr. Banks' at Disney Studios

December 10, 2013 08:35:15 GMT

and stepped out to promote their latest film "" at its Los Angeles premiere on Monday night, December 9. Joined by the actor's wife , they were goofing around on the red carpet at Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California with the two ladies playfully showing off their claws and teeth.
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Emma Thompson Sexually Abused by Magician During 8th Birthday Party

November 16, 2013 06:00:05 GMT

opens up about sexual abuse she experienced as a child. The Oscar-winning actress tells U.K.'s Daily Mirror that a magician paid by her parents to perform at her 8th birthday party made sexual advances.
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Emma Thompson Forgives Helena Bonham Carter for Her Affair With Kenneth Branagh

November 12, 2013 06:46:57 GMT

didn't hold a grudge against for her affair with then-husband . The actress who is now happily married to actor Greg Wise said, "Helena and I made our peace years and years ago."
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Mariska Hargitay Gets a Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame, Emma Thompson Falls at Handprint Ceremony

November 09, 2013 05:24:19 GMT

has been honored with the the 2,511th star on Hollywood Walk of Fame. "" creator Dick Wolf and joined Hargitay at the unveiling ceremony which took place on Friday, November 8. Hargitay's star is located beside her mother's star, actress Jayne Mansfield.
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David Hasselhoff Slams Reality Shows Despite His Involvement

February 10, 2011 02:33:24 GMT

has slammed the rise of reality TV shows, insisting they have "ruined television" - despite his appearances as a judge on "" and competing in "".
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Emma Thompson's 'Effie' Taken to Court for Copyright Issues

February 10, 2011 02:22:09 GMT

is embroiled in a court battle to get her latest film "Effie" off the ground after a New York playwright accused the actress of copyright infringement. The "" star has penned the screenplay for a movie version of the lives of 19th century poet John Ruskin, his wife Effie Gray and her affair with pre-Raphaelite painter John Everett Millais.
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Emma Thompson to Be New 'Men in Black' Boss

October 01, 2010 06:41:33 GMT

Agent Jay and Agent Kay are likely to get new boss in "". Swirling report, which is first brought into attention by Deadline Hollywood, mentions that is going take a lead role of the head of MIB and is currently negotiating the job.
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Emma Thompson Asked to Write New Story About Peter Rabbit

August 16, 2010 06:26:40 GMT

Oscar-winning British actress will mark the 110th anniversary of Beatrix Potter's classic "Peter Rabbit" tale by writing a new book for the children's literary series. The "" star has been approached by Potter publishers to help reintroduce the stories to a new generation of kids to coincide with its landmark anniversary in 2011.
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Emma Thompson: I'm in 'Clash of the Titans' Movie

August 10, 2010 03:10:51 GMT

Actress is an uncredited star of action epic "" after filming began while she was on set dressed in her "" costume. The Oscar winner was shooting the third installment of her family film franchise, "", in a Hollywood studio next door to where the "Clash of the Titans" movie was being filmed and she would spend her breaks catching up with fellow Brit during his downtime on the movie remake.
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Emma Thompson Says Audrey Hepburn Can't Sing and Act

August 09, 2010 08:21:50 GMT

can't wait to see replaced in a remake of "" - because she's convinced the star couldn't sing or act. Thompson is currently drafting a screenplay for the upcoming reworking of the 1964 musical in which Hepburn played Cockney flower girl Eliza Doolittle.
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Pics: Emma Thompson Enshrined in Hollywood Walk of Fame

August 07, 2010 04:25:52 GMT

Oscar-winning actress got her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in a midday ceremony outside the historic Pig 'n Whistle pub on Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles on Friday, August 6. Donning black and white ensemble, the 51-year-old star was honored with the 2,416th star.
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Emma Thompson's Husband Thought His Future Wife Was Kate Winslet

March 30, 2010 03:03:46 GMT

Actor Greg Wise tried to seduce before he married - after a clairvoyant told him he was destined to wed a "Sense and Sensibility" co-star. Wise met both Winslet and Thompson on the set of the 1995 movie, and was convinced the "Titanic" star was his future wife after a fortune-teller predicted he would fall in love during filming.
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Emma Thompson Opens Up Her Family's Bitter Past

March 29, 2010 09:03:20 GMT

opened up about her past family heartache on a U.K. TV show on Sunday, March 28, revealing her beloved grandmother was raped as a child. The "" star confessed that her nana, Annie Jackson, was sexually attacked by her employer when she worked as a maid during World War I.
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