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Kate Winslet Forms All-star Anti-cosmetic Surgery Group

Kate Winslet has joined forces with fellow British actresses Emma Thompson and Rachel Weisz to rally against the cosmetic surgery trend in Hollywood.The Titanic star is adamant she won't ever go under the knife and...

Dakota Fanning Joins Emma Thompson's Effie

Dakota Fanning is to star period drama 'Effie'. The 17-year-old actress has beat off competition including Saorsie Ronan and Carey Mulligan to take the leading role in the Emma Thompson -scripted project about the marriage...

Thompson To Revamp Annie Screenplay For Willow Smith

Oscar winner Emma Thompson has signed on to rework the classic Annie script for Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith's new musical.Glee creator Ryan Murphy let the big news slip while explaining why he is...

Cynthia Nixon To Star In Broadway Play Wit

Cynthia Nixon is to star in new Broadway production of 'Wit'.The 'Sex and the City' star will portray Dr Vivian Bearing, a university professor of English who is dying from ovarian cancer and reflects on...

Emma Thompson To Write Annie

Emma Thompson has been approached to write the script for a remake of 'Annie' starring Willow Smith. The British actress - who wrote the screenplays for 'Sense and Sensibility' and 'Nanny McPhee' - is in...

Helen Mirren Tops Hot List

Dame Helen Mirren has topped a list of Hotter Than Ever Women Over 50. The 65-year-old actress - who is renowned for her enviable figure - was named number one in the study by home...

Law Fears Daughters Will Inherit Eye Disease

Scottish star Phyllida Law forces her actress daughters Sophie and Emma Thompson to undergo regular medical check-ups in a bid to catch early signs of glaucoma.The 78 year old's mother, Megsie, suffered from the eye...

Thompson's Effie Movie In Jeopardy

EMMA THOMPSON is embroiled in a court battle to get her latest film EFFIE off the ground after a New York playwright accused the actress of copyright infringement.The Love Actually star has penned the screenplay...

Colin Firth Unveils Walk Of Fame Star

Colin Firth has unveiled his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.The 'King's Speech' star - who is hot favourite to be nominated for an Oscar for his portrayal of stuttering British King George VI...

Men In Black Iii Filming Halted For Script Changes

Will Smith's 'Men in Black III' will have a two month break in production from December for script changes. The highly anticipated 3-D sequel - which sees Smith's Agent Jay head back to the late...

Thompson, Welch And Taylor-wood Are Harper's Women Of The Year

EMMA THOMPSON, FLORENCE WELCH and SAM TAYLOR-WOOD have been named the Women Of The Year by Britain's Harper's Bazaar magazine.The Nanny MCPhee star picked up the Role Model prize at the Harper's Bazaar Women of...

Emma Thompson For Men In Black Iii?

Emma Thompson is set to star in 'Men in Black III'.The Oscar-winning actress is in negotiations to join Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones in the popular franchise, playing MIB operative Agent Oh, who is...

Thompson Bemoans Sloppy Speech

Actress EMMA THOMPSON fears for the future of the English language - insisting many British teenagers "sound stupid" because of their use of slang.The Oscar-winner recently returned to her former school and was left stunned...

Maggie Gyllenhaal's Co-star Fear

Maggie Gyllenhaal was nervous about working with Dame Maggie Smith on 'Nanny McPhee Returns'.The Oscar-nominated actress confesses she had heard "really scary" stories about the British actress, but admits they got on well after they...

Thompson Backtracks Over 'Stoning' Comments

Actress EMMA THOMPSON has backtracked after mistakenly implying residents of Britain's Isle of Wight regularly "stone homosexuals".In July (10), the Brit infuriated Isle of Wight residents after joking on America's The Late Late Show that...

Movie Reviews Nanny Mcphee Returns

Many critics did not regard the terribly British Nanny McPhee as their cup of tea when it was released in 2005. They're even less enthusiastic about Nanny McPhee Returns . The film's star, Emma Thompson,...

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"I’ve got the star of Eve Arden somewhere near me, James Cameron and Yehudi Menuhin. I think all of us who are still alive need to go to the Pig ’n' Whistle for a cocktail....

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"You've got this wig, which is quite hot... Then a mouth full of teeth... Then a fat suit which crushes your ribs, layers of skirts and jackets... I have to take everything off and get...

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"I always swap the cutlery around because I'm left-handed. At my home it's all reversed, so people say, 'Who laid this table?' because I put everything on the wrong side!" Guests at actress EMMA THOMPSON's...

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"Sean Penn is my number one - and I've told him. He acts with intelligence and commitment. He's the real deal." British actress EMMA THOMPSON is yearning to work with her fellow Oscar winner.

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"It sounds as though they're going to get it (the tumour) and he'll be okay. And that's what we all devoutly hope. He's clearly a very, very nice person... I just wish him well as...

Thompson Criticised For Daughter 'Gap Year' Plans

Education campaigners are urging British actress EMMA THOMPSON to reconsider plans to take her daughter out of school to spend a year travelling the world - because the 10-year-old may never catch up with her...

Emma Thompson's Modern Nanny

Emma Thompson claims the next 'Nanny McPhee' movie will be set in modern times.The British actress - who has starred as the titular nanny in two instalments of the movie - admits she is currently...

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"She'd spent so much time with them and mothered them that when Maggie left, they actually wept! I don't think their mothers appreciated that!" EMMA THOMPSON admits the child actors featured in her new film...

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"I write my scripts longhand, that (Nanny MCPhee Returns) took me four years to write out properly." Oscar-winning actress and screenwriter EMMA THOMPSON prefers to handwrite her film scripts instead of typing them up on...

Thompson Planning 'Gap Year' For Daughter

British actress EMMA THOMPSON is planning to take her 10-year-old daughter out of school to spend a year travelling the world.The Oscar-winner is mum to Gaia, her daughter with husband Greg Wise, and the youngster...

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"I was very moved about it (Hollywood Walk of Fame star) when they rang up about it. I couldn't really believe it because when you do a job and you do a film and somebody...

Thompson Writing New Peter Rabbit Tale

Oscar-winning British actress EMMA THOMPSON will mark the 110th anniversary of BEATRIX POTTER's classic PETER RABBIT tale by writing a new book for the children's literary series.The Nanny MCPhee star has been approached by Potter...

Thompson Upsets U.k. Islanders

EMMA THOMPSON has angered residents on Britain's Isle of Wight after she jokingly implied they "stone homosexuals".The Oscar-winning Brit appeared on America's The Late Late Show on Thursday (12Jul10), and Scottish host Craig Ferguson told...

Thompson Features In Clash Of The Titans As Nanny Mcphee

Actress EMMA THOMPSON is an uncredited star of action epic CLASH OF THE TITANS after filming began while she was on set dressed in her NANNY MCPHEE costume.The Oscar winner was shooting the third installment...

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'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Has Worn Joss Whedon Out

Now that he has unleashed his second 'Avengers' movie to global box...

Rosewater - Movie Review

A harrowing true story infused with sharp humour and bristling intelligence, this riveting film is an auspicious writing...

Music Streaming Dinosaur Grooveshark Shuts Down Overnight After Rights Settlement

With all the fuss around Spotify and Jay Z’s streaming service Tidal, other...

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Ryan Adams Covers Bryan Adams' 'Summer of 69' in Nashville [Video]

Some twelve years after he had a heckler removed for requesting Bryan...

Samba - Movie Review

Some very big themes are given space to breathe in this remarkably naturalistic drama, which is livened up by terrific...

Enrique Iglesias Is Second Biggest Victor At 2015 Latin Music Awards

Romeo Santos, commonly known as The King of Bachata, was not...

'Unfriended' Brings Horror To Screen Addicts

Horror is a reliably profitable genre, generally cheap to make and always popular with young audiences...

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