Archives: Emma Thompson

Emma Thompson: “You Can’t Be A Great Mum & Keep Working All The Time”

Our spinoff, HerScoop, is taking a look at six controversial quotes from celebrity moms. From Gwyneth Paltrow‘s views on the ‘mommy wars,’ to Kristin Cavallari‘s thoughts on childhood immunizations, to Emma Thompson‘s opinions of working moms, the celebrities have been speaking out … »» Read the article

Emma Thompson & Family: Sightseeing In Venice

Emma Thompson, her husband Greg Wise, and their daughter Gaia, 11, were spotted walking with a family friend through Venice, Italy on Friday (December 2). The couple have been in town filming the movie Effie together. The British actress wrote … »» Read the article

Emma Thompson Talks “Nanny McPhee Returns” And Working Motherhood

Emma Thompson is a powerhouse: she’s an Academy-Award winning actress and screenwriter, philanthropist, and mother to Gaia, 10 (who she recently said she’d let take a year off from school) and Tindyebwa Agaba, 23. Emma had a chat with … »» Read the article

Emma Thompson Is Giving Her Daughter A Break From School

Now here’s an idea I can get behind (and I’m sure most kids would like it as well): Emma Thompson, who recently said she would be taking a hiatus from acting, is giving daughter Gaia a little respite, too – … »» Read the article

Emma Thompson Taking A Break From Acting To Spend Time With Family

Emma Thompson says she is taking a break from acting in 2011 to spend more time with her family. The Nanny McPhee actress and mother-of-two made her announcement shortly after receiving her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on … »» Read the article

Maggie Gyllenhaal & Emma Thompson Cover Good Housekeeping

Nanny McPhee co-stars Maggie Gyllenhaal and Emma Thompson quickly struck up a strong friendship on the set of the family film. The closeknit pair tell Good Housekeeping how they bonded over movie-making and motherhood. Recalling a rainy day in London … »» Read the article

Emma Thompson Picks Her Battles

When it comes to motherhood, Emma Thompson relies on some tried-and-true words of wisdom: Pick your battles. “With Gaia, I make sure that the boundaries are reasonable,” she tells the UK’s The Daily Mail of her 10-year-old daughter. “I only … »» Read the article

Emma Thompson Celebrates Adopted Son’s Graduation

Actress Emma Thompson was beaming with pride this week as she watched her adopted son Tindyebewa Agaba graduate from Exeter University with a degree in politics. Tindy, who was orphaned after his father died of AIDS and his mother went … »» Read the article

Emma Thompson & Gaia On The Red Carpet

Actress Emma Thompson posed with her 9-year-old daughter Gaia Romilly on the red carpet in Paris while promoting her film Last Chance Harvey. Emma and her husband Greg Wise informally adopted a 21-year-old Rwandan refugee named Tindyebwa Agaba. They are … »» Read the article

Emma Thompson & Adopted Son Tindyebwa Agaba

British actress Emma Thompson posed with her adopted son Tindyebwa Agaba at Nelson Mandela’s birthday tribute last night. It is the first time the actress has appeared in public with the 20-year-old since she unofficially adopted him in 2003. Emma, … »» Read the article