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Jennifer Saunders

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jennifer Jane Saunders (born 6 July 1958) is an English comedienne, screenwriter, singer and actress. She has won two BAFTAs, an International Emmy Award, a British Comedy Award, a Rose d'Or Light Entertainment Festival Award, two Writers' Guild of Great Britain Awards, and a Peoples Choice Award. She first came into widespread attention in the 1980s and early 1990s when she became a member of The Comic Strip after graduating from the Central School of Speech and Drama. Along with her comedy partner Dawn French, she writes and stars in their eponymous sketch show, French & Saunders, and has received international acclaim for writing and playing the lead role of Edina Monsoon in the BBC sitcom Absolutely Fabulous. In her other work, she has guest starred in the American sitcoms Roseanne and Friends, and won the American People's Choice Award for voicing the wicked Fairy Godmother in DreamWorks' animated Shrek 2. More recently, she wrote and starred in Jam & Jerusalem and The Life and Times of Vivienne Vyle. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jennifer Saunders, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jul 12, 1958 In Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
41
First Appeared:
In the movie The Comic Strip 1981-01-01
Latest Project:
Series Pongwiffy 2018
Known For
Poster of The Boy in the Dress
Poster of The Life and Times of Vivienne Vyle
Poster of Jam & Jerusalem
Poster of Friends
Filmography
Series Pongwiffy 2018
Movie British Sitcom: 60 Years of Laughing at Ourselves Comedy Role (archive footage) (uncredited) 2016-09-12
Movie Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie Edina Monsoon 2016-07-01
Movie Sing Nana (voice) 2016-11-23
Movie Stick Man Narrator (voice) 2016-10-05
Movie Minions Reine Elizabeth II (voice) 2015-06-17
Movie The Boy in the Dress Miss Windsor 2014-12-26
Movie The Spice Girls Story: Viva Forever! 2012-12-24
Movie The Hunt for Tony Blair Lady Thatcher 2011-10-15
Series This is Jinsy 2010-03-01
Movie Coraline Miss Spink (voice) 2009-02-05
Movie French and Saunders: Still Alive Herself 2008-11-17
Series A Bucket O' French And Saunders 2007-09-07
Series The Graham Norton Show Herself 2007-02-22
Series The Life and Times of Vivienne Vyle 2007-10-04
Movie L'entente cordiale Gwendoline McFarlane 2006-06-21
Series Jam & Jerusalem 2006-11-24
Movie Shrek 2 Fairy Godmother (voice) 2004-05-19
Movie Remember the Secret Policeman's Ball? Herself 2004-11-15
Series Top Gear Herself 2002-10-20
Movie Absolutely Fabulous Elle-même 2001-08-28
Movie French & Saunders - Live Various roles 2000-11-20
Series Comic Relief Unknown 1999-03-12
Series The Magician's House The Rat (voice) 1999-10-31
Series Let Them Eat Cake 1999-09-09
Movie Spice World Fashionable Woman 1997-12-19
Movie Absolutely Fabulous: The Last Shout Edina Monsoon 1996-11-06
Movie Muppet Treasure Island Mrs. Bluveridge 1996-02-16
Movie A Midwinter's Tale Nancy 1995-12-01
Series Friends Andrea Waltham 1994-09-22
Series Absolutely Fabulous Edina Monsoon 1992-11-12
Movie The Secret Policeman’s Biggest Ball Herself 1989-01-01
Movie Mr Jolly Lives Next Door 1988-03-05
Movie Eat the Rich 1987-06-01
Series French & Saunders 1987-03-09
Series Going Live! Unknown 1987-09-26
Series Happy Families 1985-10-17
Series Girls On Top 1985-10-23
Movie The Supergrass 1985-11-08
Series The Comic Strip Presents Unknown 1982-11-02
Movie The Comic Strip 1981-01-01