Emma’s CV already boasts numerous high-profile roles which have made her a household name across the globe.
Last yr, Emma starred opposite Emma Stone within the big-screen adaptation of 101 Dalmations, Cruella.
She also enjoyed a stint in HBO series Years and Years in 2019 in addition to appearing on the large screen within the likes of Love Actually, Saving Mr Banks, Sense and Sensibility, and Beauty and the Beast.
Matilda will arrive in UK cinemas later this yr while it’s going to be distributed by Netflix elsewhere on the planet.
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