In 2014, British actress Kristin Scott Thomas— who received an Oscar nomination for her role in The English Patient (1996)—announced she was taking a break from movies to focus on theater. But she’s back onscreen in the plum role of Winston Churchill’s wife, Clementine, in n Darkest Hour, in theaters ers Nov. 22. The film takes place during the he early days of World d War War II and the prime me ministry of Churchill chill (Gary Oldman). dman). “It was a brilliant story ry and revealed d all sort of things hings that I didn’t dn’t know,” says the actress, ess, 57.