Emma Thompson

Films of 2019

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

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  • Life

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

  • People

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

  • Christmas

    This deleted scene from Love Actually will make you cry

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  • Life

    Quiz: which Love Actually character are you?

    It's time to find out which of the film's most iconic characters you're actually like...

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

    We see your Equal Pay badge, Dame Emma.

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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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    People

    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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    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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    People

    “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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  • People

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

    "Women are second-class citizens"

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    People

    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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  • Life

    Emma Thompson reveals how her own heartbreak inspired THAT Love Actually scene

    “I knew what it was like to find the necklace that wasn’t meant for me.”

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  • People

    Emma Thompson calls on Boris Johnson to help London woman jailed in Iran

    The actress slammed the foreign secretary at a rally for imprisoned British-Iranian citizen Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe.

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  • People

    Claire Foy responds to claims Adam Sandler touched her inappropriately

    Graham Norton Show viewers criticised Sandler for repeatedly touching The Crown star’s leg

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  • People

    “Harvey Weinstein’s a predator, NOT a sex addict,” says Emma Thompson

    The Hollywood star is sick of the media’s apologetic language

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  • People

    Emma Thompson nearly walked off film set over weight comments

    The actor has taken a stand over the toxic body image culture in the industry

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  • People

    Emma Thompson reveals Donald Trump once asked her out on a date

    Just imagine: Emma Thompson, First Lady of the United States

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  • People

    Why Emma Thompson won’t do Love Actually 2 without Alan Rickman

    “There isn’t much comic relief in the loss of our dear friend”

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  • People

    Why Alan Rickman’s death will not be mentioned in Love Actually 2

    The Love Actually sequel will not revisit Harry and Karen’s relationship

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  • People

    Emma Thompson to play Queen Elizabeth I in upcoming comedy

    The actress will play Queen Elizabeth I in the second series of Upstart Crow

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  • People

    Kate Winslet remembers how Alan Rickman spent his Harry Potter money

    He was one of the good guys.

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