Veteran British actress Emma Thompson turns 49 today.
An underrated, versatile star, Thompson has actually won a pair of Academy Awards, including the 1992 Best Actress honor for her role in Howard's End. Other movies we've loved this birthday lady in include:
- The Harry Potter franchise (as Hogawarts professor Sybil Trelawney, pictured below)
- Love Actually
- Stranger Than Fiction
- Sense and Sensibility