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Emma Thompson

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Difficult for actors to extemporise in nineteenth-century English. Except for Robert Hardy and Elizabeth Spriggs, who speak that way anyway.

— Emma Thompson


Can he love her? Can the soul really be satisfied with such polite affections? To love is to burn - to be on fire, like Juliet or Guinevere or Eloise...

— Emma Thompson

#fire #love #politeness #love

I think books are like people, in the sense that they'll turn up in your life when you most need them.

— Emma Thompson

#reading #life

Piracy is our only option.

— Emma Thompson


If you've got to my age, you've probably had your heart broken many times. So it's not that difficult to unpack a bit of grief from some little corner of your heart and cry over it.

— Emma Thompson

#age #bit #broken #corner #cry

Paparazzi arrived for Hugh [Grant]. We had to stand under a tree and smile for them. Photographer: 'Hugh, could you look less -- um --' Hugh: 'Pained?

— Emma Thompson

#movie-stars #movies #paparazzi #repartee #wit

I ask Laurie if it's possible to get trained fish. Lindsay says this is how we know I've never produced a movie.

— Emma Thompson

#filming #fish #movies #movies

I don't have technique because I never learnt any.

— Emma Thompson

#because #i #learnt #never #technique

Jane reminds us that God is in his heaven, the monarch on his throne and the pelvis firmly beneath the ribcage. Apparently rock and roll liberated the pelvis and it hasn't been the same since.

— Emma Thompson

#filming #historical-costume #liberation #movies #period-costume

Lindsay [Doran] goes round the table and introduces everyone -- making it clear that I am present in the capacity of writer rather than actress, therefore no one has to be too nice to me.

— Emma Thompson

#filming #movies #writers #movies

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The book falls in the middle of the earlier series rather than at the end and takes Peter Rabbit outside of Mr. Thompson said "I don't understand how any government remotely serious about committing to reversing climate change can even consider these ridiculous plans.  
In 2012 Thompson wrote The Further Tale of Peter Rabbit as an addition to the Peter Rabbit series by Beatrix Potter to commemorate the 110th anniversary of the publication of The Tale of Peter Rabbit.

Emma Thompson (born 15 April 1959) is a British actress comedian screenwriter and author. Other notable film and television credits have included the Harry Potter film series Much Ado About Nothing (1993) Wit (2001) Love Actually (2003) Angels in America (2003) Nanny McPhee (2005) Stranger than Fiction (2006) Last Chance Harvey (2008) An Education (2009) Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang (2010) Men in Black 3 (2012) and Brave (2012). "
Thompson is a patron of the Refugee Council and president of the Teaching Awards.

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