There seems little ego, no pomposity and a kind of whimsical honesty about his situation.
If he’s known as Mr Thompson it doesn’t bother him. He has always had a more relaxed and realistic attitude to life, he says.“For the first few years I was an actor I lived in the back of a Vauxhall Astra with three big bags of stuff,” he recalls.
The Nip/Tuck star was also involved with John Hensley who played her one screen son Matt Mc Namara on the show.
Richardson is now divorced from from producer Tim Bevan whom she was with from 1991-2001 and they have a daughter together, Daisy, born in 1992.
Moustaches play a big part in 'Murder on the Orient Express' as Kenneth Branagh's sports dramatic whiskers as Hercule Poirot and Johnny Depp dons a neatly cut one as Ratchett. Agatha Christie enjoyed taking us on a nostalgic trip down a middle-class memory lane, back to a Golden Age of orthodoxy, conformism and shockability.
Is that why we love the crime writer, asks Andy Martin Nick Dear's taut, fiercely focused version of Frankenstein – a project that has brought Oscar-winning film-maker Danny Boyle back to his theatrical roots – offers a radically different ending from either Mary Shelley's 1818 novel (on which it is based) or the movie versions spawned by James Whale's 1931 classic.
That's alongside Olivia Colman as Hildegarde Schmidt, Michelle Pfeiffer as Mrs.
There were also lurid headlines about the romance between Wise, now 48, and Thompson, 55.She is now rumoured to be dating Evgeny Lebedev the Russian billionaire.A psychic friend predicted he would meet his future wife on his first big movie Sense And Sensibility and he thought the up and coming star Kate Winslet was The One.“Everyone else on the film set was married,” he says.“So I thought, ‘It has to be Winslet.’ I asked her out. But it was the wrong call.”Wise, 48, was soon put right by Winslet.Rebecca Front won best Female Performance in a Comedy Programme for her role as the ineffectual MP Nicola Murray while Peter Capaldi, who played the foul-mouthed spin doctor Malcolm Tucker, took the best male award for a comedy.The political satire was named best Situation Comedy.