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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:
Movie Sing Ven y ¡Canta! 2016-11-23
Known For
Poster of Los Minions
Poster of The Spice Girls Story: Viva Forever!
Poster of Top Gear
Poster of Friends
Filmography
Movie Absolutamente fabulosas Edina Monsoon 2016-07-01
Movie British Sitcom: 60 Years of Laughing at Ourselves Comedy Role (archive footage) (uncredited) 2016-09-12
Movie Hombre Rama Narrator (voice) 2016-10-05
Movie Sing Ven y ¡Canta! Nana (voice) 2016-11-23
Movie Los 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 Los mundos de Coraline Miss Spink (voice) 2009-02-05
Movie French and Saunders: Still Alive Herself 2008-11-17
Series The Graham Norton Show (voice) 2007-02-22
Series A Bucket O' French And Saunders 2007-09-07
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 Remember the Secret Policeman's Ball? Herself 2004-11-15
Movie Shrek 2 Fairy Godmother (voice) 2004-05-19
Series Pongwiffy 2002-06-12
Series Top Gear Unknown 2002-10-20
Movie Absolument Fabuleux 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 SpiceWord: La Película Fashionable Woman 1997-12-19
Movie Absolutely Fabulous: The Last Shout Edina Monsoon 1996-11-06
Movie Los Teleñecos En La Isla Del Tesoro Mrs. Bluveridge 1996-02-16
Movie En lo más crudo del crudo invierno Nancy 1995-12-01
Series Friends Andrea Waltham 1994-09-22
Series Absolutamente fabulosas 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