Another jewel in Emma's crown

Emma Thompson has many jewels in her acting crown, winning Oscars, Baftas, Golden Globes and Emmys over the years. Now, her career has gained extra shine, with Queen Elizabeth II making her a dame in her birthday honours list. Author Kazuo Ishiguro,
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Emma Thompson has many jewels in her acting crown, winning Oscars, Baftas, Golden Globes and Emmys over the years.

Now, her career has gained extra shine, with Queen Elizabeth II making her a dame in her birthday honours list.

Author Kazuo Ishiguro, whose Remains Of The Day was turned into a 1993 movie starring Thompson, is knighted for services to literature.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 11, 2018, with the headline 'Another jewel in Emma's crown'. Print Edition | Subscribe