"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. I asked them to make me one and call the cocktail after me. I said, 'Make it very short, dry and gin-based.'" Emma Thompson is thrilled with the placement of her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame - outside British pub the Pig 'n' Whistle on Hollywood Boulevard.