Hamilton, Emma Walton
|Birthname||Emma Katherine Walton|
|born on||27 November 1962 at 00:55 (= 12:55 AM )|
|Place||London, England, 51n30, 0w10|
|Timezone||GMT h0e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||04°18' 01°39 Asc. 22°17'|
British actress and an author of children's books. She currently works as an instructor for the MFA program at Stony Brook Southampton.
She is the daughter of actress and singer Julie Andrews and set and costume designer Tony Walton. She has published over 23 books with her mother including The Very Fairy Princess and Dumpy the Dumptruck. In 2011, their Julie Andrews' Collection Of Poems, Songs, And Lullabies won a Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children. Her father has illustrated several books written by the mother-daughter duo. Her stepfather was director Blake Edwards, who was married to her mother from 1969 until his death in 2010.
She is married to Steve Hamilton, and they have two children together: Sam Hamilton (born 18 October 1996) and Hope Hamilton (born 17 August 2003).
She briefly appeared as a child in Alfred Hitchcock's Torn Curtain (1966), sitting on Hitchcock's knee in his trademark cameo appearance (her mother had a leading role in the film).
- child->parent relationship with Andrews, Julie (born 1 October 1935)
Sy Scholfield quotes her mother Julie Andrews in Good housekeeping, Volume 246, 2008: "Emma Katherine Walton was born a few minutes before 1:00 AM, on Tuesday, November 27, 1962. The next morning, as I was recuperating in my hospital room, the phone rang."
- Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
- Vocation : Writers : Children's literature