Thompson Channeling Alastair Sim for Trelawney Role
Nov 05, 2003
Posted by Melissa AnelliUncategorized
According to reader Dawn, Emma Thompson was on Michael Parkinson‘s chat show this past weekend and she spoke a bit about her role as Professor Trelawney:
[I was] channelling Alastair Sim as he sounded when he appeared as Miss Fritton, the headmistress of St Trinians, in the 1954 film “the Belles of St Trinians”.
You can see a picture of Sim in his role on the cover of the movie’s video tape.