Some of Thompson’s notable film and television credits include the Harry Potter film series (2004–2011), Wit, Love Actually, Angels in America, Nanny McPhee, Stranger than Fiction, Last Chance Harvey, Men in Black 3, and the sequel Men in Black: International, Brave, Beauty and the Beast, Late Night, and the BBC/HBO series Years and Years. Other TV and film credits include Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang and Saving Mr. Banks. Thompson is also an activist in the areas of human rights and environmentalism and has received criticism for her outspokenness. She has written two books adapted from The Tale of Peter Rabbit. She was appointed a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) in the 2018 Birthday Honours by Elizabeth II for her services to drama, the highest accolade for a Brit.
Thompson is married to actor Greg Wise, with whom she lives in London in this gorgeous home. They have one daughter. Emma Thompson has earned an impressive net worth of $50 million. Thompson and Wise have been married since 2003 and have one child together. Thompson is one of the most beloved actors in England, who has been able to make a name for herself in television and film all over the world.