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Emma Thompson: ‘Everything is political to me. Everything.’

James Mottram / 11 October 2017

We are living in difficult and dangerous times, says actress and activist Emma Thompson, 58. Here she speaks to James Mottram about everything from the nightmare of our plastic waste, climate change and collapsing power structures - to superhero movies and her innate optimism.

Did making your latest film The Meyerowitz Stories make you think about your connection to your own parents?

I didn’t because I have to concentrate on the film. I can’t start thinking about other things

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