How Emma Thompson Prepared For 'Late Night'

  • Published: 05 June 2019
  • Dame Emma Thompson's preparation for 'Late Night' left her with a new appreciation for the late-night creative process and the power of laughter. #LSSC #Colbert #EmmaThompson

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  • jean myers
    jean myers  2 days back

    She’s wonderful. Congratulations on your Dameship 💝

    • Clark c
      Clark c  4 days back

      She is the epitome the total package
      Love this woman

      • Khristian Morales
        Khristian Morales  1 weeks back

        She's unique I want to be around her someday.... In a distant future...

        • ReginaFarfalla
          ReginaFarfalla  1 weeks back

          Emmmaaaa <3 how can someone be soooooooooooo great!!! :)

          • Irlanda Tradley
            Irlanda Tradley  1 weeks back

            Before I knew Emma I though she was a serious person

            • Inass Palestine
              Inass Palestine  1 weeks back

              Lovely night show, amazing lady💕

              • Hare Georgeson
                Hare Georgeson  2 weeks back

                Enchanting lady.

                • camille
                  camille  2 weeks back

                  what an amazing storytelling

                  • wtb472
                    wtb472  2 weeks back

                    I love her. She is such a hoot! 🤣

                    • Lava Lord
                      Lava Lord  2 weeks back

                      so jealous i wanna be naked in scottland with the sheep in a creek and just living close to nature.....

                      • 77 77
                        77 77  3 weeks back

                        I adore her!

                        • ana zamonita
                          ana zamonita  4 weeks back

                          Only she can be silly posh elegant and funny AF all at the same time

                          • Marlise Parker
                            Marlise Parker  4 weeks back

                            Dame Emma is hysterical -- and it's a double laugh when you read the closed captions. Does #45 Tweet them perhaps?

                            • Very Berry
                              Very Berry  4 weeks back

                              My love for Mrs. Thompson knows no bounds. She's a charismatic legend.

                              • Nicky L
                                Nicky L  1 months back

                                Wash in a burn in Scotland, find a rotten carcass just up the hill. 🤣

                                • Alejandra Cutter
                                  Alejandra Cutter  1 months back

                                  She is phenomenal!!!! ...and her "political" smirky comments right on point! What a delight to watch.

                                  • peacelife
                                    peacelife  1 months back

                                    Love her. Freely speaking and able to cover many current topic with her witty comedic comment.

                                    • Lesley Awino
                                      Lesley Awino  1 months back

                                      It's so odd that she's a dame. I associate that with age, but she's very very lively.

                                      • Piff Paff
                                        Piff Paff  1 months back

                                        I would have loved to share a house with her, right from her university times in Cambridge until now. She hasn't changed a bit except she became better & better & better - and even better looking with age (how weird!).Of course, she would have to pay the rent for me since London is bloody hell expensive - but I would be the perfect audience 24/7, along with hundreds of friends who would drop by every now and then...

                                        • CharWV
                                          CharWV  1 months back

                                          One of my all time faves!

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                                            • Pinkmannonite
                                              Pinkmannonite  2 months back

                                              She's so lovely. I absolutely adore her. And knowing that she loves My Dad Wrote A Porno makes me adore her even more.

                                              • Madeleine S
                                                Madeleine S  2 months back

                                                What an elegant, eloquent, hilarious woman.

                                                • merdufer
                                                  merdufer  2 months back

                                                  What's up with all the older British actresses being absolutely legendary? Helen Mirren, Emma Thompson, Judi Dench, Stephen Fry, just to name a few.

                                                  • Shawn James
                                                    Shawn James  2 months back

                                                    Proof that plastic in your face makes you uglier. She’s beautiful! The rest of Hollywood are action figures with sooooo much Botox.

                                                    • Octavio Bannach
                                                      Octavio Bannach  2 months back

                                                      Emma Thompson id such a creep.

                                                      • K. Faust
                                                        K. Faust  2 months back

                                                        The appalled sheep.... I just died laughing. XD

                                                        • Bee On Thyme
                                                          Bee On Thyme  2 months back

                                                          How can she be so endearing and funny here, but so flat and unfunny in Late Night? Too bad she didn't ad lib some of her Late Night dialogue.

                                                          • Trish Truitt
                                                            Trish Truitt  2 months back

                                                            398 thumbs down?? How could ANYONE thumbs down this lovely, funny international treasure?

                                                            • Gloria Brown
                                                              Gloria Brown  2 months back

                                                              She reminds me of a female David Bowie❤️

                                                              • Christine Pellew-Faucette

                                                                Hmmmm. If only we could genetically revive Mark Twain and set him lose on Trump. Best-- Trump gives up, abdicates and becomes a recluse, worst case, we get more searing wit and brilliant prose. Win/Win really

                                                                • Francis Vincent Ong
                                                                  Francis Vincent Ong  2 months back

                                                                  Having seen the movie, it feels like her character was inspired in part by Conan's short run as host of the Tonight Show.

                                                                  • Jade
                                                                    Jade  2 months back

                                                                    My boobs are dropping so fast that they are mistaken for testicles🤣

                                                                    • Kanan Al-Ghalib
                                                                      Kanan Al-Ghalib  2 months back

                                                                      I love this lady. Highly talented

                                                                      • wontyouletmeknow
                                                                        wontyouletmeknow  2 months back

                                                                        Dame Thompo.. Oh my goodness this woman. This is why the influencer generation (which I am part of) are missing out idolising people like the Kardashian/Jenners, Travis Scott, Ariana Grande etc.. they have almost no substance to their personalities on camera because they don't need to. All their work is done in the recording studio, or on Instagram. That's how they make their living and appeal to people. People who have actually had to work for their careers, like Emma Thompson, are so incredibly talented that you can forget they are still human beings with emotion, wit and opinions. That's why they seem to actually enjoy these interviews and treat them as more than just a chore, because it's their chance to showcase their substance beyond their talents.

                                                                        • eternal learner
                                                                          eternal learner  2 months back

                                                                          There ain't nothing like THIS dame!

                                                                          • tulum0617
                                                                            tulum0617  2 months back

                                                                            Love Emma ❣

                                                                            • Chill Boss
                                                                              Chill Boss  2 months back

                                                                              Hermione looks totally different.

                                                                              • Anung Temjen LKR
                                                                                Anung Temjen LKR  2 months back

                                                                                I didn't realise that i was smiling throughout the whole video, until the very end. Love Emma!

                                                                                • TinyTeacup
                                                                                  TinyTeacup  2 months back

                                                                                  Same!! She just makes me so happy!

                                                                              • Ena Andovska
                                                                                Ena Andovska  2 months back

                                                                                Such a legend! Love, love, adore her! 🧡🧡🧡

                                                                                • mad honeybee
                                                                                  mad honeybee  2 months back

                                                                                  I adore her.

                                                                                  • Svnj
                                                                                    Svnj  2 months back

                                                                                    Thank you, Mr Colbert, for just giving her the stage without interrupting. I did not know I needed a story that involved mimicry of appalled Scottish sheep, but I did.

                                                                                    • TinyTeacup
                                                                                      TinyTeacup  2 months back

                                                                                      Yes!! I love when the host actually lets them talk!

                                                                                  • Bainsworth
                                                                                    Bainsworth  2 months back


                                                                                    • Aamir K
                                                                                      Aamir K  2 months back

                                                                                      Problem with actors is you never get to know them as they are always acting

                                                                                      • Debbie Radz
                                                                                        Debbie Radz  2 months back

                                                                                        Love Emma's wardrobe malfunction. Ha Ha!!

                                                                                        • ElcsieRetakov
                                                                                          ElcsieRetakov  2 months back

                                                                                          Loved her since Much Ado!

                                                                                          • TinyTeacup
                                                                                            TinyTeacup  2 months back

                                                                                            She was brilliant in that!!

                                                                                        • Ela Kale
                                                                                          Ela Kale  2 months back

                                                                                          i feel like she's an unofficial member of monty python

                                                                                          • Afong
                                                                                            Afong  2 months back

                                                                                            Can the policeman please react? Please send your deets to Emma/CBS for a follow up video. Would love to see that! 🤪🤣