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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 2017
Known For
Poster of Pongwiffy
Poster of This is Jinsy
Poster of The Life and Times of Vivienne Vyle
Poster of Friends
Filmography

Pongwiffy (2018)

Series

British Sitcom: 60 Years of Laughing at Ourselves (2016)

Comedy Documentary
Movie
as Comedy Role (archive footage) (uncredited)
4 1 votes

Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016)

Comedy
Movie
as Edina Monsoon
5.5 65 votes

Sing (2016)

Animation Comedy Drama Family Music
Movie
as Nana (voice)
6.8 1212 votes

Stick Man (2016)

Animation Family
Movie
as Narrator (voice)
7.8 15 votes

Minions (2015)

Family Animation Adventure Comedy
Movie
as Reine Elizabeth II (voice)
6.5 3282 votes

The Boy in the Dress (2014)

Drama Family Comedy
Movie
as Miss Windsor
6.7 7 votes

The Spice Girls Story: Viva Forever! (2012)

Documentary
Movie

The Hunt for Tony Blair (2011)

Comedy Thriller
Movie
as Lady Thatcher
8 3 votes

This is Jinsy (2010)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Comedy
Series
8 2 votes

Coraline (2009)

Animation Family
Movie
as Miss Spink (voice)
7.2 989 votes

French and Saunders: Still Alive (2008)

Comedy
Movie
as Herself
4.3 2 votes

A Bucket O' French And Saunders (2007)

Comedy
Series
6 1 votes

The Graham Norton Show (2007)

Comedy Talk
Series
as Herself
6.5 30 votes

The Life and Times of Vivienne Vyle (2007)

Comedy
Series

L'entente cordiale (2006)

Comedy
Movie
as Gwendoline McFarlane
3.8 8 votes

Jam & Jerusalem (2006)

Comedy
Series
4.2 3 votes

Shrek 2 (2004)

Adventure Animation Comedy Family Fantasy
Movie
as Fairy Godmother (voice)
6.6 2133 votes

Remember the Secret Policeman's Ball? (2004)

Comedy Documentary
Movie
as Herself
4.3 2 votes

Top Gear (2002)

Documentary Comedy
Series
as Herself
7.5 162 votes

Absolutely Fabulous (2001)

Comedy
Movie
as Elle-même
5.3 8 votes

French & Saunders - Live (2000)

Comedy
Movie
as Various roles

Comic Relief (1999)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6 1 votes

The Magician's House (1999)

Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as The Rat (voice)

Let Them Eat Cake (1999)

Comedy
Series

Spice World (1997)

Adventure Fantasy Drama Comedy Music
Movie
as Fashionable Woman
4.8 104 votes

Absolutely Fabulous: The Last Shout (1996)

Comedy
Movie
as Edina Monsoon
6.5 3 votes

Muppet Treasure Island (1996)

Action Comedy Music Family Adventure
Movie
as Mrs. Bluveridge
6.5 72 votes

A Midwinter's Tale (1995)

Comedy
Movie
as Nancy
7.5 6 votes

Friends (1994)

Comedy
Series
as Andrea Waltham
7.7 586 votes

Absolutely Fabulous (1992)

Comedy
Series
as Edina Monsoon
7.1 31 votes

The Secret Policeman’s Biggest Ball (1989)

Comedy Music
Movie
as Herself

Mr Jolly Lives Next Door (1988)

Comedy
Movie

Eat the Rich (1987)

Action Comedy Crime
Movie
5.8 6 votes

French & Saunders (1987)

Comedy
Series
6.4 5 votes

Going Live! (1987)

Series
as Unknown

Happy Families (1985)

Drama Comedy
Series

Girls On Top (1985)

Series

The Supergrass (1985)

Comedy
Movie
8 1 votes

The Comic Strip Presents (1982)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.3 3 votes

The Comic Strip (1981)

Movie