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Emma Thomas (born 9 December 1971) is a British film producer, known for co-producing films such as The Prestige (2006), Inception (2010), the Dark Knight trilogy (2005–2012), Interstellar (2014) and Dunkirk (2017). She frequently collaborates with her husband, filmmaker Christopher Nolan.

Emma Thomas
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Thomas in January 2011
Born (1971-12-09) 9 December 1971 (age 46)
London, England
Residence Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Film producer
Years active 1997–present
Spouse(s)
Children 4

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Early lifeEdit

Thomas was born in 1971 in London. She graduated from University College London,[1] where she met her future husband.

CareerEdit

Aside from producing films, Thomas worked as a script supervisor throughout the 1990s, and was an assistant to director Stephen Frears on High Fidelity (2000).[2][3] She has produced all of Nolan's films since 1997, with the exception of the short documentary film Quay (2015). Together they run the production company Syncopy Inc.

Personal lifeEdit

Thomas married Christopher Nolan in 1997. As of 2013, they live with their four children in Los Angeles, California.[4]

FilmographyEdit

ProducerEdit

AccoladesEdit

Academy AwardsEdit

Year Category Film Result Ref.
2010 Best Picture Inception Nominated [5]
2017 Dunkirk Nominated [6]

British Academy Film AwardsEdit

Year Category Film Result Ref.
2010 Best Film Inception Nominated [7]
2017 Dunkirk Nominated [8]

Golden Globe AwardsEdit

Year Category Film Result Ref.
2010 Best Motion Picture - Drama Inception Nominated [9]
2017 Dunkirk Nominated [10]

Producers Guild of AmericaEdit

Year Category Film Result Ref.
2008 Best Theatrical Motion Picture The Dark Knight Nominated [11]
2010 Inception Nominated [12]
2017 Dunkirk Nominated [13]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Welcome to Next Wave Films: Following
  2. ^ "Interview: Emma Thomas; The producer of Batman Begins talks about the cast, the script and the rumors". movies.ign.com. Retrieved 1 August 2010.
  3. ^ Will Lawrence (19 July 2010) Christopher Nolan interview for Inception, The Daily Telegraph
  4. ^ Breznican, Anthony (15 July 2010). "With 'Inception', Chris Nolan's head games continue". USA Today. Retrieved 15 July 2010.
  5. ^ "The 83rd Academy Awards (2011) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Archived from the original on 24 December 2013. Retrieved 26 April 2016.
  6. ^ "Oscar Nominations 2018: The Complete List - 90th Academy Awards". ABC. 23 January 2018. Archived from the original on 23 January 2018. Retrieved 26 April 2018.
  7. ^ "2011 Film Film - Bafta Awards". bafta.org. Retrieved 26 April 2018.
  8. ^ "Film in 2018 - Bafta Awards". bafta.org. Retrieved 26 April 2018.
  9. ^ "Winners & Nominees 2011". goldenglobes.com. Retrieved 26 April 2018.
  10. ^ "Winners & Nominees 2018". goldenglobes.com. Retrieved 26 April 2018.
  11. ^ McNary, Dave (5 January 2009). "PGA unveils film nominations". Variety. Archived from the original on 30 August 2017. Retrieved 26 April 2018.
  12. ^ "Producers Guild Award Nominees Announced". Collider. 4 January 2011. Retrieved 26 April 2018.
  13. ^ Pedersen, Erik (5 January 2018). "PGA Awards Film & TV Nominations Unveiled". Deadline.com. Retrieved 26 April 2018.

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