Greg Wise's wife Emma Thompson Bio: Career, Net worth, Personal life, Early life, Facts

August 23, 2018Greg Wise's wife Emma Thompson Bio: Career, Net worth, Personal life, Early life, Facts

Who is Emma Thompson?

Emma Thompson is one of Britain’s most esteemed acting talents. She is widely seen on the colorful characters in movies and TV and has marked her name in the period drama as well as in the literary adaptation markets. She is an actress and screenwriter who is noted for her witty and sophisticated performances.

How did Emma Thompson start her Career?

Thompson career began with stints on the BBC radio. Her major break was through Alfresco. Then, she acted on the stage adaptation of the play, Me and My Girl playing the lead role of Sally Smith. Her performance led to the lead in the miniseries, Fortunes of War earning a BAFTA award. She was starred in a string of well-received and successful TV and movies productions which helped her win both an Oscar and a BAFTA award. She resumed her screenwriting career with Effie Gray, Sense and Sensibility and Wit. She has written and starred in the sequel, Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang.

Thompson later works includes notable movies, Beauty and the Beast, Harry Potter and Order of the Phoenix, The Boat That Rocked, and The Children Act. She acted as Goneril, one of the King Lear’s treacherous daughters, in a TV adaptation of the Shakespeare’s play. She has provided the voice of character Scottish queen on the animated movie, The Brave. In 2018, Thompson was made the Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire.

Who is in the Personal Life of Emma Thompson?

Moving onto her relationship status, Thompson has been married twice. In 1989, she married Kenneth Branagh and worked with him forming a production company. But the marriage ended in divorce after lasting for six years of togetherness. There were rumors that Branagh had an affair with Helena Bonham Carter. Later, she began a relationship with Greg Wise and had daughter Gaia Romilly Wise in 1999. After four years, in 2003 the couple wedded. The couple has successfully spent more than 15 years together. They have adopted a son, Tindyebwa Agaba Wise.

What can be the Net worth of Emma Thompson?

Thompson has made $45 million fortune with the movies, TV and stage productions. She is said to earn the salary of up to $1,500,000 from her acting. She is living with her husband in the house of London, UK.

How was the Early Life of Emma Thompson?

Thompson was born in London on 15th April 1959, into a family of stars, Eric Thompson and Phyllida Law. Her family belonged to the different ethnicity, Scottish and English. She grew up with sister, Sophie Thompson. She enrolled at Cambridge University taking English Literature and graduated in 1980. After graduation, she started acting in drama theaters.

Facts about Emma Thompson

Thompson is an outspoken activist for human rights and environmental issues. She has fluency in French and Spanish. She is a very good friend with Meryl Steep. She doesn't have any official accounts of her on Instagram and Twitter. Even though, daily updates can be revived through the IMDb and wiki available.


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