Emma Thompson



Place of birth:

Paddington, London, England:


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.

Film Credits

Cruella (2021)
as Baroness
Dolittle (2020)
as Polynesia (voice)
Last Christmas (2019)
as Petra
How to Build a Girl (2019)
as Amanda
Men in Black: International (2019)
as Agent O
Missing Link (2019)
as The Elder (voice)
Late Night (2019)
as Katherine Newbury
Johnny English Strikes Again (2018)
as Prime Minister
Beyond Boundaries: The Harvey Weinstein Scandal (2018)
as Herself (archive footage)
King Lear (2018)
as Goneril
Sea Sorrow (2017)
as Herself
The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017)
as Maureen Meyerowitz
The Children Act (2017)
as Fiona Maye
Beauty and the Beast (2017)
as Mrs. Potts
Bridget Jones's Baby (2016)
as Dr. Rawlings
Alone in Berlin (2016)
as Anna Quangel
Burnt (2015)
as Dr. Rosshilde
A Walk in the Woods (2015)
as Catherine Bryson
The Legend of Barney Thomson (2015)
as Cemolina
Lennon or McCartney (2014)
as Herself (archive footage)
Men, Women & Children (2014)
as Narrator (voice)
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2014)
as Mrs. Lovett
Effie Gray (2014)
as Lady Eastlake
And the Oscar Goes To... (2014)
Saving Mr. Banks (2013)
as P.L. Travers
The Love Punch (2013)
as Kate
Beautiful Creatures (2013)
as Mrs. Lincoln / Sarafine Duchannes
Brave (2012)
as Queen Elinor (voice)
Men in Black 3 (2012)
as Agent O
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)
as Sybill Trelawney
Fry and Laurie Reunited (2010)
as Herself
The Song of Lunch (2010)
as She
Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang (2010)
as Nanny McPhee
An Education (2009)
as Headmistress
The Boat That Rocked (2009)
as Charlotte
Last Chance Harvey (2008)
as Kate Walker
Brideshead Revisited (2008)
as Lady Marchmain
I Am Legend (2007)
as Dr. Alice Krippin
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)
as Sybil Trelawney
Stranger Than Fiction (2006)
as Karen Eiffel
Nanny McPhee (2005)
as Nanny McPhee
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
as Sybill Trelawney
Imagining Argentina (2003)
as Cecilia Rueda
Love Actually (2003)
as Karen
Treasure Planet (2002)
as Captain Amelia (voice)
Love & Loyalty: The Making of 'The Remains of the Day' (2001)
as Herself
Wit (2001)
as Vivian Bearing
Maybe Baby (2000)
as Druscilla
Judas Kiss (1998)
as FBI Agent Sadie Hawkins
Primary Colors (1998)
as Susan Stanton
The Winter Guest (1997)
as Frances
Hospital! (1997)
as Elephant Woman
Sense and Sensibility (1995)
as Elinor Dashwood
Carrington (1995)
as Dora Carrington
Junior (1994)
as Dr. Diana Reddin
The Blue Boy (1994)
as Marie Bonnar
In the Name of the Father (1993)
as Gareth Peirce
The Remains of the Day (1993)
as Miss Kenton
Much Ado About Nothing (1993)
as Beatrice
Peter's Friends (1992)
as Maggie Chester
Howards End (1992)
as Margaret Schlegel
Dead Again (1991)
as Margaret Strauss / Grace
Impromptu (1991)
as Duchess D'Antan
Henry V (1989)
as Katherine
The Winslow Boy (1989)
as Catherine Winslow
The Tall Guy (1989)
as Kate
Look Back in Anger (1989)
as Alison Porter
The Crystal Cube (1983)
as Jackie Meld
Cambridge Footlights Revue (1982)
as various
To the Ends of the Earth ()
as Narrator (voice)

Production Credits

Last Christmas (2019)
Last Christmas (2019)
Ponyboi (2019)
Bridget Jones's Baby (2016)
Sold (2016)
Executive Producer
Effie Gray (2014)
Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang (2010)
Executive Producer
Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang (2010)
Nanny McPhee (2005)
Wit (2001)
Eight (1998)
Sense and Sensibility (1995)