Joanna Lumley

Joanna Lumley

  • Born on
    • May 1st, 1946
An English actress, voice-over artist and author, best known for her roles in British television series "Absolutely Fabulous" portraying Edina Monsoon's best friend, Patsy Stone, as well as parts in "The New Avengers", "Sapphire & Steel", and "Sensitive Skin". She is a former model and Bond girl. Her distinctive voice has been supplied for animated characters, film narration, and AOL's "You have email" notification in the UK. She has spoken out as a human rights activist for Survival International and the Gurkha Justice Campaign, and is now considered a "national treasure" of Nepal because of her support. She is an advocate for a number of charities and animal welfare groups such as CIWF and Viva!. She has won three BAFTA awards and a British comedy award.

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Acting (47 Credits)

2021Andorra as Mrs. Quay
2021Finding Alice as Sarah
2017Finding Your Feet as Jackie
2017Paddington 2 as Felicity Fanshaw
2016Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie as Patsy Stone
2016Me Before You as Mary Rawlinson
2015Absolutely Anything as Fenella
2014She's Funny That Way as Vivian Claremont
2013Gangsta Granny as The Queen
2013The Wolf of Wall Street as Aunt Emma
2012The Making of a Lady as Lady Maria Byrne
2011Late Bloomers as Charlotte
2009Boogie Woogie as Mrs. Alfreda Rhinegold
2006Jam and Jerusalem as Delilah Stagg
2005Corpse Bride as Maudeline Everglot (voice)
2005Sprung! The Magic Roundabout as Ermintrude (voice)
2005Stories of Lost Souls as Last in Line
2004Ella Enchanted as Dame Olga
2004EuroTrip as Hostel Clerk
2003Posh Nosh as Narrator (voice)
2001The Cat's Meow as Elinor Glyn
2000Maybe Baby as Shiela
1999Comic Relief: Doctor Who - The Curse of Fatal Death as The Doctor
1999Alice in Wonderland as Tiger Lily (voice)
1998Coming Home as Diana Carey-Lewis
1998A Rather English Marriage as Liz Franks
1998Parting Shots as Freda
1998Coming Home (1998) as Diana Carey-Lewis
1997The Tale of Sweeney Todd as Mrs. Lovett
1997Prince Valiant as Morgan Le Fey
1996James and the Giant Peach as Aunt Spiker
1995Innocent Lies as Lady Helena Graves
1995Cold Comfort Farm as Mary Smiling
1992Absolutely Fabulous as Patsy
1990A Ghost in Monte Carlo as Lady Drayton
1989Shirley Valentine as Marjorie Majors
1984Mistral's Daughter as Lally Longbridge
1983Curse of the Pink Panther as Countess Chandra
1982Trail of the Pink Panther as Marie Jouvet
1979The Plank as Hitcher
1979Sapphire and Steel as Sapphire
1976The New Avengers as Purdey
1973The Satanic Rites of Dracula as Jessica Van Helsing
1971The Abominable Dr. Phibes as Laboratory Assistant
1969On Her Majesty's Secret Service as The English Girl
1969Some Girls Do as Robot Saboteur

Herself (2 Credits)

2017Carnage as Herself (voice)
2008Joanna Lumley in the Land of the Northern Lights as Herself


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