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Joanna Lumley

Joanna Lumley

English actress and former model
Joanna Lumley was born on 1 May, 1946 in Kashmir, India, to British parents, Thya Beatrice Rose (Weir) and James Rutherford Lumley. Her father was a major in the Gurkha Rifles, and she spent most of her early childhood in the Far East where her father was posted.An aspiring actress, she first came to fame as a model in London's swinging 1960s, where she was photographed by the greats, including her friend, the late Patrick Lichfield.Wikipedia
BornMay 1, 1946
HometownSrinagar, India
Height5'8" (1.73m)
SpouseStephen Barlow, John Jeremy Lloyd
PartnerMichael Claydon
ChildrenJames Aenas Lumley
ParentsJames Rutherford Lumley, Thyra Beatrice Rose Weir
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Videos

Joanna Lumley says she will never use a mobile phone: 'A waste of life'

Joanna Lumley said she will never use a mobile phone: 'A waste of life'.Source: Radio Times Podcast
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Fool Me Once
Fool Me Once
2023
Simon Amstell: Carnage
Simon Amstell: Carnage
1h 5min
2017
A Rather English Marriage
A Rather English Marriage
1h 44min
1998
Games That Lovers Play
Games That Lovers Play
R
1h 31min
1971
Whispers: An Elephant's Tale
Whispers: An Elephant's Tale
G
1h 12min
2000
Falling for Figaro
Falling for Figaro
1h 45min
2021
Trip Hazard: My Great British Adventure
Trip Hazard: My Great British Adventure
2021
Finding Your Feet
Finding Your Feet
PG-13
1h 51min
2017
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie
R
1h 26min
2016
Walliams & Friend
Walliams & Friend
0h 40min
2015
Heathrow: Britain's Busiest Airport
Heathrow: Britain's Busiest Airport
2015
The Making of a Lady
The Making of a Lady
2012

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2022Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts AwardsBest Supporting ActressFalling for FigaroNominated
2002British Academy of Film & Television ArtsComedy PerformanceAbsolutely FabulousNominated
1999British Academy of Film & Television ArtsBest ActressAbsolutely FabulousNominated
1997British Academy of Film & Television ArtsComedy PerformanceAbsolutely FabulousNominated
1996British Academy of Film & Television ArtsComedy PerformanceAbsolutely FabulousNominated
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