Emma Thompson

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Samantha Bee’s comments on not wanting to be the “only woman in late night TV” are chilling

She explains why she finds it so “unsettling”.

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The five most terrifying things from last night's Years And Years

There's a lot to worry about, here's our top five most anxiety-inducing thoughts

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Late Night is the perfect romantic comedy for ambitious women

This is a love story between a woman and her job, and that’s why it’s so good.

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Emma Thompson, Emilia Clarke and Olivia Colman to share stories in Last Christmas book

Memories of Christmases past, present and future.

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Years And Years: The five scariest things that happened in last night's episode

Here’s our main points of concern from episode two.

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Mindy Kaling talks Late Night, being seen on screen and challenging Hollywood’s beauty standards

The comedian and actor spoke about how her self-worth is based on more than beauty

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You have to see this inspired SNL sketch with guest star Emma Thompson

The actor was joined by Amy Poehler and Tina Fey

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Anna Brech
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Life

Your definitive feminist guide to 2019’s must-see movies

Vital viewing for all those who prefer a hefty dose of female empowerment alongside their popcorn…

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Life

Mindy Kaling’s new movie Late Night finally has a trailer, and it looks hilarious

Here's everything we know about the workplace comedy co-starring Emma Thompson

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People

Emma Thompson won’t work with Hollywood men accused of misconduct

The actress sent a letter outlining why when she quit a movie helmed by John Lasseter, the disgraced former Pixar chief

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Christmas

This deleted scene from Love Actually will make you cry

Is someone chopping onions in here, or is a Christmas movie playing?

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How Emma Thompson showed her support for women while becoming a dame

We see your Equal Pay badge, Dame Emma.

Life

Emma Thompson is transforming George Michael’s music into a Christmas movie

The singer helped write the script before his tragic death - and some of his unreleased music will feature in the film, too.

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Susan Devaney
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People

The cast of Four Weddings and a Funeral could have looked very different

Writer Richard Curtis says he originally wanted another actor – not Hugh Grant – to play the romantic lead.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Watch Emma Thompson and Ellie Goulding recite powerful poetry to end homelessness

20 A-list celebrities got involved for #WorldHomelessDay.

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Susan Devaney
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Emma Thompson is sick of the “lies” that young women are fed about romance

“Everybody lies. Nobody tells you the truth.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Visible Women

From Emma Thompson to grassroots activists: the women making waves this week

Celebrating the women who made history and pushed for change over the last seven days.

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“We need to talk about Emma Thompson and Hollywood’s ‘unf**kable’ women”

The Sense & Sensibility star is calling time on our sexist double standards

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Kayleigh Dray
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Emma Thompson: I was always paid less than my male counterparts

"Women are second-class citizens"

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Emma Thompson and Rihanna flawlessly shut down royal wedding questions

They really want everyone to “stop doing the, ‘Let’s talk about the royal wedding’ thing”

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