Emma Thompson’s in tears again in the trailer for her new film, The Children Act.
In the film she plays an eminent high court judge whose marriage begins to break down when she takes on the complex case of a young man who is refusing a life-saving blood transfusion on religious grounds.
Continue reading The Children Act – new poster and trailer
Having already adapted the Nanny McPhee books for the cinema, Emma Thompson is now working on a stage musical.
Continue reading Emma Thompson and the Nanny McPhee musical
The BBC has released the first image from its forthcoming star-studded adaptation of King Lear.
Continue reading First look: King Lear
Kenneth Branagh, Imelda Staunton, Emma Thompson and Derek Jacobi will all discuss their careers on stage with Downton Abbey’s Jim Carter in February.
Continue reading Jim’s Friends
Today at the BFI London Film Festival it’s all about Oscar winners – with no less than three expected.
Continue reading At LFF 2017 – day three
BBC Two is lining up some of the best British acting talent for a new film of King Lear.
The film will see Anthony Hopkins and Emma Thompson reunite once again. They’ll be joined by the likes of Andrew Scott and Jim Broadbent.
Continue reading All-star cast set for King Lear
The great Emma Thompson will appear in this year’s Christmas episode of comedy Upstart Crow, as Queen Elizabeth I.
Continue reading Emma Thompson joins Upstart Crow
At last, the first official trailer for Disney’s live action version of Beauty and the Beast is here. Continue reading Tale as old as time…
Finally we have our first look at the upcoming live action remake of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast.
Continue reading First look: Beauty and the Beast
Minds Kaling and Emma Thompson are set to star in a new film set behind the scenes of a late-night TV talk show.
Continue reading Kaling, Thompson to star in talk show movie