Kristin Scott Thomas

Inside Biography

Dame Kristin Ann Scott Thomas won the Evening Standard Film Award for Most Promising Newcomer for her appearance in a 1988 British film A Handful of Dust. She made her film debut in 1986, in the Prince-directed Under the Cherry Moon. 

Early Life And Education of Kristin Scott Thomas

Kristin Scott Thomas who was born on May 24, 1960, at Redruth, United Kingdom is an English actress and her birth name is Kristin A. Scott Thomas. She achieved her international establishment for her outstanding roles in Bitter Moon, The English Patient, Four Weddings and a Funeral.

In regard to her siblings, Serena Scott Thomas and Samantha Scott Thomas are her siblings. Her father profession was a pilot and served for British Royal Navy. Unfortunately, her father left his soul in an accident that took place in 1964.  

Her mother married another man who was also a pilot but after six years of marriage due to the same condition. Her Grandfather named Wiliam Scott Thomas was a commander who was born in Wales. 

Though her birthplace is Dorset, England she works in Paris (a capital city of France) since the 19 years of age. She was in a choice of Empire Magazine as one of the 100 sexiest actresses in the history of film line.

She was enrolled in the training program of a teacher at London’s Central School of Speech and Drama and subsequently moved to drama.

Kristin Scott Thomas' Career

Her first English movie in which she was patient enough to get success gave a lead role was A Handful of Dust. The French movie I’ve Loved You So Long in which there is a role of Kristin Scott Thomas is a very well known movie.

Regardless of her own historical familiarities with acting, Scott Thomas's mother was discouraged by her daughter's attention in the similar career way and proximately crammed her off to Cheltenham Ladies' College.

Scott Thomas had persistent willpower though and left schooling at the age of 16 to join at London's Central School of Speech and Drama, initially to the sequence as a drama tutor. The acting starvation could not seepage her though and she unobtrusively also started to study drama, in spite of she was disheartened by the staff, who said to her that her aptitudes weren't robust sufficient to make her hunger an aptitude.

She is one of the top actresses moving her career with a speedy top gear. Her famous accomplishment is that she was rewarded with the OBE(Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the year 2003.

Kristin Scott Thomas' Net Worth And Salary

Kristin Scott Thomas' net worth is $12 million at present. According to a data report of 2008, she has a good earning receiving a salary of €300,000.

She has appeared in the movies and TV series such as Tomb Raider, Darkest, Hour, The Party, The Invisible Woman, In the House, Bel Ami, Sarah's Key, Love Crime, In Your Hands, Nowhere Boy, Leaving, and Easy Virtue.

She has received the nominations for BAFTA Award for five times, Oliver Award for five times,  and has won the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994) and the Olivier Award for Best Actress in 2008 for the Royal Court revival of The Seagull.

Her other achievements include the nomination for 2004 Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in the category named as Best Actress of 2003 for her wonderful performance in “Three Sisters”, she was rewarded with Legion d’Honneur in 2005; the award is the highest civilian award of France.

She is also already involved in Cannes Film Festival in which she was the jury member in 2000. The rumor of her acting career is that she will not do well as an actress in England so she moved to France to pursue her career as an actress and she successfully established as a prominent actress.

Her famous movies include Random Hearts, Under the Cherry Moon, Atonement, The Golden Compa s s, The Walker, The Other Boleyn Girl, The Horse Whisperer, Gosford Park and many more. She has also played as a mother of famous actress Scarlett Johanson the movies The Other Boleyn Girl and The Horse Whisperer.

Kristin Scott Thomas' Personal Life

She is a tall woman with a height of 1.68( about 5 feet 9 inch)with sexy legs of perfect body measurement.

She was married to Dr. Francois Olivennes, a French obstetrician in 1987. The couple has three children named Joseph Olivennes, born in 1988, Hannah Olivennes, born in 1991, and George Olivennes, born in 2000.  They got divorced in 2005.  

She has lived in France since she was 19, brought up her three children in Paris, and sometimes considers herself more French than British.


by prabin, 26 Jun, 2014

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