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Starring:
Emma Thompson

Emma Thompson
  • First Movie - The Tall Guy (1989)
  • Last Movie - Good Luck to You, Leo Grande (2022)
  • Total Movies - 61
  • Future Movies -
    • Matilda: The Musical (2nd December 2022)
  • Highest Grossing Movies*
    • UK: Beauty and the Beast (2017) - £72,507,458
    • US: Beauty and the Beast (2017) - $504,014,165
    • World: Beauty and the Beast (2017) - $1,273,576,220
  • Combined grosses
    • UK - £362.9 Million
    • US - $2 Billion
    • Global - $4.8 Billion
  • Highest Rated Movie - Howards End (1992) - 100%
  • Lowest rated movie - Junior (1994) - 30%

    *Based on movies as a main actor

Acting credits By Year of release

Year

1.

Matilda: The Musical

Directed by: Matthew Warchus

Starring: Emma Thompson and Andrea Riseborough
 
UK: 2nd December 2022

2022
2.

Good Luck to You, Leo Grande

(Emma Thompson plays Nancy Stokes)

Directed by: Sophie Hyde

Starring: Emma Thompson and Daryl McCormack

2022
3.

Cruella

(Emma Thompson plays The Baroness)

Directed by: Craig Gillespie

Starring: Emma Stone and Emma Thompson
2021
4.

Dolittle

(Emma Thompson plays Poly)

Directed by: Stephen Gaghan

Starring: Robert Downey Jr. and Antonio Banderas
2020
5.

How to Build a Girl

(Emma Thompson plays Amanda Watson)

Directed by: Coky Giedroyc

Starring: Beanie Feldstein and Paddy Considine

2019
6.

Last Christmas

(Emma Thompson plays Petra)

Directed by: Paul Feig

Starring: Emilia Clarke and Henry Golding
2019
7.

Men In Black: International

(Emma Thompson plays Agent O)

Directed by: F. Gary Gray

Starring: Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson
2019
8.

Late Night

(Emma Thompson plays Katherine Newbury)

Directed by: Nisha Ganatra

Starring: Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling

2019
9.

Missing Link

(Emma Thompson plays The Elder)

Directed by: Chris Butler

Starring: Hugh Jackman and David Walliams
2019
10.

Johnny English Strikes Again

(Emma Thompson plays Prime Minister)

Directed by: David Kerr

Starring: Kevin Eldon and Emma Thompson
2018
11.

King Lear

(Emma Thompson plays Goneril)

Directed by: Richard Eyre

Starring: Anthony Hopkins and Emma Thompson

2018
12.

The Children Act

(Emma Thompson plays Fiona Maye)

Directed by: Richard Eyre

Starring: Emma Thompson and Stanley Tucci

2017
13.

The Meyerowitz Stories New and Selected

(Emma Thompson plays Maureen)

Directed by: Noah Baumbach

Starring: Adam Sandler and Grace Van Patten

2017
14.

Alone In Berlin

Directed by: Vincent Perez

Starring: Emma Thompson and Daniel Bruhl

2017
15.

Beauty and the Beast

(Emma Thompson plays Mrs. Potts)

Directed by: Bill Condon

Starring: Emma Watson and Dan Stevens
2017
16.

Bridget Jones's Baby

Directed by: Sharon Maguire

Starring: Renée Zellweger and Colin Firth
2016
17.

Burnt

Directed by: John Wells

Starring: Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller

2015
18.

A Walk In the Woods

Directed by: Ken Kwapis

Starring: Robert Redford and Nick Nolte

2015
19.

The Legend of Barney Thomson

Directed by: Robert Carlyle

Starring: Robert Carlyle and Emma Thompson

2015
20.

Men Women and Children

(Emma Thompson plays Narrator)

Directed by: Jason Reitman

Starring: Adam Sandler and Jennifer Garner

2014
21.

Effie Gray

Directed by: Richard Laxton

Starring: Dakota Fanning and Polly Dartford

2014
22.

The Love Punch

Directed by: Joel Hopkins

Starring: Emma Thompson and Pierce Brosnan

2014
23.

Saving Mr. Banks

Directed by: John Lee Hancock

Starring: Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson

2013
24.

Beautiful Creatures

Directed by: Richard LaGravenese

Starring: Alden Ehrenreich and Alice Englert

2013
25.

Brave

Directed by: Mark Andrews and Brenda Chapman

Starring: Kelly Macdonald and Billy Connolly
2012
26.

Men In Black 3

(Emma Thompson plays Agent O)

Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld

Starring: Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones

2012
27.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2

(Emma Thompson plays Professor Sybil Trelawney)

Directed by: David Yates

Starring: Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint
2011
28.

Nanny Mcphee and the Big Bang

Directed by: Susanna White

Starring: Emma Thompson and Maggie Gyllenhaal
2010
29.

An Education

Directed by: Lone Scherfig

Starring: Carey Mulligan and Olivia Williams

2009
30.

Last Chance Harvey

Directed by: Joel Hopkins

Starring: Dustin Hoffman and Emma Thompson

2009
31.

The Boat That Rocked

Directed by: Richard Curtis

Starring: Gemma Arterton and Philip Seymour Hoffman
2009
32.

Brideshead Revisited

Directed by: Julian Jarrold

Starring: Matthew Goode and Ben Whishaw

2008
33.

I Am Legend

Directed by: Francis Lawrence

Starring: Will Smith and Alice Braga
2007
34.

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

(Emma Thompson plays Sybil Trelawney)

Directed by: David Yates

Starring: Daniel Radcliffe and Harry Melling
2007
35.

Stranger Than Fiction

Directed by: Marc Forster

Starring: Will Ferrell and William Dick

2006
36.

Nanny Mcphee

Directed by: Kirk Jones

Starring: Emma Thompson and Colin Firth
2005
37.

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

(Emma Thompson plays Professor Sybil Trelawney)

Directed by: Alfonso Cuarón

Starring: Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint
2004
38.

LoveActually

(Emma Thompson plays Karen)

Directed by: Richard Curtis

Starring: Hugh Grant and Liam Neeson
2003
39.

Treasure Planet

Directed by: Ron Clements and John Musker

Starring: Roscoe Lee Browne and Corey Burton
2003
40.

Imagining Argentina

Directed by: Christopher Hampton

Starring: Irene Escolar and Fernando Tielve

2003
41.

Wit

(Emma Thompson plays Vivian Bearing)

Directed by: Mike Nichols

Starring: Emma Thompson and Christopher Lloyd

2001
42.

We Know Where You Live

(Emma Thompson plays Herself)

Directed by: Declan Lowney

Starring: Eddie Izzard and Sanjeev Bhaskar

2001
43.

Maybe Baby

Directed by: Ben Elton and Hugh Laurie

Starring: Joely Richardson and Matthew Macfadyen
2000
44.

Primary Colors

Directed by: Mike Nichols

Starring: John Travolta and Emma Thompson

1998
45.

The Winter Guest

Directed by: Alan Rickman

Starring: Emma Thompson and Phyllida Law

1998
46.

Judas Kiss

Directed by: Sebastian Gutierrez

Starring: Carla Gugino and Simon Denny

1998
47.

Hospital

(Emma Thompson plays Elephant Woman)

Directed by: John Henderson

Starring: Greg Wise and Bob Peck

1997
48.

Sense and Sensibility

Directed by: Ang Lee

Starring: Emma Thompson and Alan Rickman

1996
49.

Carrington

Directed by: Christopher Hampton

Starring: Emma Thompson and Jonathan Pryce

1995
50.

Junior

(Emma Thompson plays Dr. Diana Reddin)

Directed by: Ivan Reitman

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito
1994
51.

My Father the Hero

(Emma Thompson plays Isabel)

Directed by: Steve Miner

Starring: Gérard Depardieu and Katherine Heigl

1994
52.

In the Name of the Father

(Emma Thompson plays Gareth Peirce)

Directed by: Jim Sheridan

Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis and Emma Thompson

1994
53.

The Remains of the Day

(Emma Thompson plays Miss Kenton)

Directed by: James Ivory

Starring: John Haycraft and Christopher Reeve

1993
54.

Much Ado About Nothing

(Emma Thompson plays Beatrice)

Directed by: Kenneth Branagh

Starring: Richard Briers and Kate Beckinsale
1993
55.

Peters Friends

Directed by: Kenneth Branagh

Starring: Kenneth Branagh and Stephen Fry

1992
56.

Howards End

(Emma Thompson plays Margaret Schlegel)

Directed by: James Ivory

Starring: Anthony Hopkins and Vanessa Redgrave
1992
57.

Dead Again

(Emma Thompson plays Grace / Margaret Strauss)

Directed by: Kenneth Branagh

Starring: Kenneth Branagh and Andy Garcia
1991
58.

Impromptu

(Emma Thompson plays Duchess D'Antan)

Directed by: James Lapine

Starring: Judy Davis and Hugh Grant

1991
59.

Look Back In Anger

(Emma Thompson plays Alison Porter)

Directed by: Judi Dench

Starring: Kenneth Branagh and Emma Thompson

1989
60.

Henry V

(Emma Thompson plays Princess Katherine de Valois)

Directed by: Kenneth Branagh

Starring: Derek Jacobi and Kenneth Branagh
1989
61.

The Tall Guy

(Emma Thompson plays Kate)

Directed by: Mel Smith

Starring: Jeff Goldblum and Emma Thompson
1989