Emma Thompson

Emma Thompson

English actress and writer
Dame Emma Thompson DBE is a British actress and screenwriter. Described as one of the best actresses of her generation, she has received various accolades throughout her career spanning four decades, including two Academy Awards, two British Academy Film Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, a British Academy Television Award, and a Primetime Emmy Award.Wikipedia
BornApril 15, 1959
HometownLondon, England
Net worth$40 million
Height5'8" (1.72m)
SpouseGreg Wise (m 2003 - present) , Kenneth Branagh (m 1989 - 1995)
ChildrenTindyebwa Agaba Wise , Gaia Wise
ParentsEric Thompson , Phyllida Law
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Emma Thompson's daughter lands role in BBC's Silent Witness

  • Dame Emma Thompson and Greg Wise's daughter is a chip off the old block as the budding actress has landed a role in the most recent series of BBC's Silent Witness. MORE: Dame Emma Thompson reveals shocking revelation about her neighbourhood to Princess Eugenie Gaia Wise, who looked every inch her mother's double, appeared as a student named Jo Reynolds in the first episode of series 25, titled History: Part One, which aired on Monday. WATCH: Silent Witness returns for the 25th anniversary series

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‘It’s the hardest thing I’ve ever had to do’: Emma Thompson on her nude scene

Dame Emma Thompson has opened up about stripping off for her first full-frontal scene.
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2020Golden GlobeBest Actress in a Motion Picture -- Musical or ComedyLate NightNominated
2014Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading RoleSaving Mr. BanksNominated
2014Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - DramaSaving Mr. BanksNominated
2014British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLeading ActressSaving Mr. BanksNominated
2012Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or MovieThe Song of LunchNominated