Emma Thompson

Submitted by on Sep 28, 2015

Emma Thompson

A wonderful English actress, winner of “BAFTA & raquo ;,”Emmy”and” & raquo ;, Oscar Emma Thompson was born on April 15th 1958 in London in a family of actors. Emma and her sister, the famous actress Sophia Thompson, had a happy childhood. The girls grew up in a creative and friendly atmosphere.

The first acting lessons young Emma had when I was in Cambridge and started to actively participate in the formulation of the comic scenes. She has performed with the famous troupe of Futlayts University and graduated from the course in 1980, became a full member of the troupe Renaissance. Later, in 1989, Emma was married to its founder, Kenneth Branagh.

In the 80-ies. Emma began to take the first steps to world fame, speak about it, as one of the most promising actresses of the London scene. While her repertoire mainly consisted role in Shakespeare’s plays. On TV the young actress came in 1983, when she and her two fellow students decided to organize a shooting comedy program ” Outdoors & raquo ;. The project was a big enough success, and Emma began to appear on the screen more often, one or a group of former classmates (Stephen Fry, Robert Coltrane, Hugh Laurie et al.). In addition, she was offered a part in the BBC historical series.

In 1987, Emma won the British Academy of Film and Television (“BAFTA”) for taking part in the BBC television series small “vicissitudes of war & raquo ;, where she and her future husband, Kenneth Branagh. England played a married couple who immigrated during World War II in Eastern Europe. Great popularity and brought the actress participated in the magnificent historical drama”King Henry V” (1989), tells the story of medieval France and its young, ambitious ruler. However, it was only the threshold of real success. As it turns out, is not far away were much more interesting work and world fame.

Over time, Thompson moved almost entirely to the work of art-film and large-scale Hollywood productions, but TV is not completely abandoned, except that it has become more selective in the proposed roles. The most famous films 90 with her participation: “Much Ado About Nothing”(1993),”Junior”(1994),”Sense and Sensibility” (1995). By the way, in the last Emma Thompson has shown himself not only as an actress but also as a writer.

Currently, Thompson is considered one of the best actresses in the world. It is known for its exquisite, refined (according to some critics, a few campy) game and a great sense of humor. The actress continues to act and write scripts, among her recent works – brilliant role in cult films “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix”(2007),”I Am Legend”(2007) and”Last Chance Harvey”(2008),”Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2″(2011),”Men in Black 3” (2012).

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