Though he is also remembered as the narrator of the 1960s British television series The Magic Roundabout, this TV host, producer, and actor is most famous as the father of Academy Award-winning actress Emma Thompson .
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|FULL NAME:||Eric Thompson|
|BIRTH DATE:||November 9, 1929|
|AGE:||89 years old|
Eric Thompson is a Family Member. His marriage to fellow entertainer Phyllida Law resulted in two actress daughters: Emma and Sophie. After performing in numerous stage productions at London’s Old Vic theatre, he began his television career as the presenter of a children’s program called Play School.
DID YOU KNOW Tragically, he suffered a fatal pulmonary embolism in his early fifties.
FACT His younger daughter, Sophie Thompson, appeared in the popular 1994 film Four Weddings and a Funeral, as well as in the 1996 Gwyneth Paltrow film, Emma.
Currently, Eric Thompson is 89 years old. He will celebrate his 90th birthday on a Saturday, November 9th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Eric Thompson’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio’s life pursuit is to survive against all opposition and a secret desire is to triumph. People of this zodiac sign like truth, facts, being right, longtime friends, teasing, a grand passion and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are: resourceful, brave, passionate, stubborn, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.
Eric Thompson was born in the Year of the Serpent. Snakes are a symbol of wisdom and wit, often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid. This year is the year of the Dog.
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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