Love's The Cure: Emma Thompson's 2nd Husband Saved Her After Tumultuous Split From 1st Spouse
Emma Thompson & Kenneth Branagh met on the set of BBC series Fortunes of War in 1987. They played the role of husband and wife, turning that into reality only two years later.
Unfortunately, the pair fell victim to the vagaries of Hollywood. Her fame outshone his and the trouble began.
In 1994, Kenneth Branagh was revealed to have an affair with Helena Bonham Carter. They were filming Mary Shelley's Frankenstein when the sparks flew. It made him dump Emma Thompson and the 'Golden Couple' as called by British press reached the end.