Caption: "Academy Awards: 65th Annual," Al Pacino, Emma Thompson (Best Actor Winners). 1993.
Actress, Writer, Soundtrack
Born: April 15, 1959
Star sign: Aries
Height: 5' 8" (1.73 m)
Known for: Sense and Sensibility (1995), Love Actually (2003), Nanny McPhee (2005), Howards End (1992)
Emma Thompson was born in London on April 15, 1959, into a family of actors - her father was Eric Thompson, who has passed away, and her mother, Phyllida Law, has co-starred with Thompson in several films (her sister, Sophie Thompson, is an actor as well). Her father was English-born and her mother is Scottish-born. Thompson's wit was cultivated ...