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Emma Thompson on Her Dear Friend Alan Rickman

The world lost one of its best actors on Thursday when Alan Rickman passed away at the age of 69. Tributes have been pouring out from those who knew him, worked with him, and loved him. Emma Thompson did all three, and she has penned a touching tribute to the late actor. In it, she calls him the “ultimate ally” …

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Emma Thompson Serves Up Four-Letter Words Over Hollywood Sexism

Emma Thompson is not impressed with how Hollywood handles women, especially women of a certain age. And that age is not nearly as high as you might think. Add to that the expectations and “beauty standards” that actresses are expected to meet, and Emma Thompson is actually a little pissed off. “I think it’s still completely shit actually,” Thompson candidly …

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Emma Thompson Talks Films And Screenwriting

Emma Thompson recently opened up about her screenwriting process, favorite actors and the difference between men and women in films. Thompson admitted that she is a big fan of Clint Eastwood and said that she grew up watching him act in movies. She claimed that she and her father would watch westerns and that the shows rubbed off on her …

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Tom Hanks Becomes Subject Of Golden Globes Joke [Video]

Tom Hanks somehow found a way to enter into the Golden Globes introduction that was given by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler last night, and what Poehler said probably did not make much sense to the viewers at home. The two dynamic queens of comedy excelled as host of the awards show once again, and were welcomed with big laughs …

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‘Saving Mr. Banks’ Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson Shine

Saving Mr. Banks showcases both Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson as they help tell the story of Walt Disney and his beloved and final film, Mary Poppins. Walt Disney’s daughters loved the original Mary Poppins book, so their father promised them he would bring the nanny to life on the big screen. He had no idea the obstacle that was …

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Angelina Jolie Attends Awards Show With Brad Pitt

Angelina Jolie was accompanied by both husband Brad Pitt and 12-year-old son Maddox when she accepted an award at the 2013 Governors Awards in Hollywood on Saturday. “My family, my love, your love and support make everything possible,” she said. “Mad, and your brothers and sisters, there is no greater honor than being your mom.” The youngest recipient to receive …

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Helena Bonham Carter Forgiven By Emma Thompson

Helena Bonham Carter, the talented and quirky star of Dark Shadows, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Alice in Wonderland, The King’s Speech, and several Harry Potter films, has been the subject of recent media attention due to a past relationship. Emma Thompson, who was once married to Kenneth Branagh, recently spoke about the reason for the deterioration …

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Emma Thompson Says She Forgives Helena Bonham Carter

Emma Thompson, Helena Bonham Carter, and Sir Kenneth Branagh all have the “Harry Potter” films in common, but many people don’t realize that they have another, darker tie to one another. Now, Emma Thompson has opened up about the end of her marriage to Branagh, and how she has forgiven the woman who came between them. Thompson and Branagh were …

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