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Emily Watson

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Emily Watson

English actress who gave an acclaimed debut film performance in Lars von Triers Breaking the Waves add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1967.

Countries: United Kingdom (39%), United States (25%), (14%)

Main connections: Academy Award for Best Actress, BBC, Adam Sandler

Linked to: Royal Shakespeare Company, Chicago Film Critics Association Award, Los Angeles Film Critics Association, University of Bristol

 

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Emily Watson was born in 1967 add something


1992

Watson began her career on stage and joined the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1992 add something


1995

Watson married Jack Waters, whom she had met at the Royal Shakespeare Company, in 1995 add something


 

She received Academy award nominations for Best Actress for her roles as Bes McNeil in the 1996 film "Breaking the Waves" and Jacqueline du Pré in the 1998 film "Hilary and Jackie" add something

 

Breaking the Waves - "'Breaking the Waves"' is a 1996 film directed by Lars von Trier and starring Emily Watson


2001

In 2001, she appeared alongside John Turturro in "The Luzhin Defence" and in Robert Altman's ensemble piece "Gosford Park" add something


2002

In 2002, she returned to the stage in "Twelfth Night" at the Donmar Warehouse add something

 

In 2002, she took time off from cinema to play two roles in Sam Mendes' repertory productions of "Uncle Vanya" and "Twelfth Night", first at Mendes' Donmar Warehouse in London and later at the Brooklyn Academy of Music add something

 

Paul Thomas Anderson - Adam Sandler, Paul Thomas Anderson, Emily Watson, and Philip Seymour Hoffman at Cannes in 2002.

 

Punch-Drunk Love - "'Punch-Drunk Love"' is a 2002 romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Paul Thomas Anderson and starring Adam Sandler, Emily Watson, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Luis Guzmán


 

Also at the Donmar in 2003, she starred in "Uncle Vanya" and was nominated for the Olivier award for Best Actress add something


2004

In 2004, Watson received a Golden Globe nomination for her role as Peter Sellers's first wife, Anne Howe, in the HBO film "The Life and Death of Peter Sellers" add something

 

In 2004, she was inducted into the society's hall of fame for spearheading the successful campaign to appoint a Children's Commissioner for England add something


2005

Their daughter, Juliet, was born in autumn 2005, and her son Dylan in 2009 add something


2006

In 2006, she took a supporting role in "Miss Potter," a biopic of children's author Beatrix Potter from "Babe" director Chris Noonan, with Ewan McGregor and Renée Zellweger, and in an adaptation of Thea Beckman's children's novel "Crusade in Jeans" add something

 

Renee Zellweger - She produced and appeared in "Miss Potter", based on the life story of acclaimed author Beatrix Potter, with Emily Watson and Ewan McGregor, released in December 2006


2007

In 2007, "Mood Indigo", a script written by Watson and her husband, was optioned by Capitol Films add something


2008

In 2008, Watson starred with Julia Roberts and Carrie-Anne Moss in "Fireflies in the Garden", and in screenwriter Charlie Kaufman's directorial debut, "Synecdoche, New York add something


2009

" In 2009 she appeared in the film "Cold Souls", from first-time director Sophie Barthes, and "Within the Whirlwind", a biopic of Russian poetess and Gulag survivor Evgenia Ginzburg from "The Luzhin Defence" director Marleen Gorris add something


2010

In 2010, she starred in "Oranges and Sunshine", a film recounting the true story of children sent into abusive care homes in Australia, directed by Jim Loach, and the following year in "War Horse", an adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's prizewinning novel, directed by Steven Spielberg add something


 

On television, she starred in the &ITV drama "Appropriate Adult" in 2011, for which she won the BAFTA TV award for Best Actress add something

 

Patrick Kennedy (British actor) - He appeared in "War Horse" in 2011 as Lt. Waverley, alongside Emily Watson, Peter_Mullan, Tom Hiddleston, and Benedict Cumberbatch

 

Margaret Humphreys - "Empty Cradles" has been dramatised as the 2011 feature film "Oranges and Sunshine" directed by Jim Loach with Emily Watson, Hugo_Weaving and David Wenham in the leading roles


2012

Bonnie Wright - Later in 2012, Wright will start shooting her first leading role, a British nineteenth century period film "In Want of a Wife" as Lydia, opposite Emily Watson


2015

Watson was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire in the 2015 New Year Honours for services to drama add something

 

Ben Chaplin - He starred in Apple Tree Yard with Emily Watson in 2017

 

Anthony Hopkins - In October 2015 Hopkins appeared as Sir in a BBC Two production of Ronald Harwood's "The Dresser", alongside Ian McKellen, Edward Fox and Emily Watson

 

Ian McKellen - In October 2015 McKellen appeared as Norman to Anthony Hopkins' Sir in a BBC Two production of Ronald Harwood's "The Dresser", alongside Edward Fox and Emily Watson


2017

In 2017, she starred in the BBC mini-series "Apple Tree Yard" add something

 

Ben Chaplin - He starred in Apple Tree Yard with Emily Watson in 2017


2018

In April 2018, Watson presented Maternity Worldwide as her chosen charity on the BBC &Radio_4 (BBC_Radio_4) Appeal add something