Emma Thompson

  • Emma Thompson to feature in 'A Walk in the Woods' May 7, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Emma Thompson will be seen in 'A Walk in the Woods', a big screen adaptation of travel writer Bill Bryson's 1998 memoir. Thompson will star alongside actors Nick Offerman and Kristen Schaal in the film, reports contactmusic.com. Robert Redford originally considered directing after acquiring the film rights in 2005,...
  • I'm a bit bossy; people find it difficult to deal with: Emma Thompson March 19, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Emma Thompson has opened up about the failure of her first marriage to Kenneth Branagh, revealing that she was a little too "bossy" for the actor-director. Now married to her 'Sense & Sensibility' co-star Greg Wise, Thompson says that her six-year marriage to Branagh was doomed because she...
  • Emma Thompson to play 'Mary Poppins' writer October 30, 2012

    London: Emma Thompson is all set to give Tom Hanks a tough time in Walt Disney's biopic 'Saving Mr Banks'. Thompson, 53, is playing the role of 'Mary Poppins' author P L Travers in the film, which is currently being shot while Hanks plays Walt Disney. The actress wore her hair in...
  • Tom Hanks to star in new 'Mary Poppins' film April 11, 2012

    Los Angeles: Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson are lined up for a film on the behind-the-scenes drama while making the Disney classic 'Mary Poppins'. The film, titled 'Saving Mr Banks', has a script by Kelly Marcel detailing how Walt Disney spent 14 years coaxing PL Travers, the Australian author of...
  • Emma Thompson writing new 'Peter Rabbit' book September 19, 2011

    New York: Academy Award-winning actress Emma Thompson is writing a new 'Peter Rabbit' story. The book is to be published by Penguin in September 2012. Penguin announced Thursday the book will be called 'The Further Tale of Peter Rabbit.' The book will be set in Scotland, where Peter Rabbit creator Beatrix Potter...
  • Monica Bellucci does a Demi Moore March 28, 2010

    Monica Bellucci does a Demi Moore and Emma Thomson does a 'believe it or not' by hitting the red carpet with a pig as her date! All this and more in our entertainment wrap of the day. Emma Thompson and Maggie Gyllenhal at Nanny Mcphee and the Big Bang Premiere The blue...