Joanna Lumley

Joanna Lumley, OBE FRGS is an Indian born English actress, voice-over artist, former model, author and activist, who starred in the British television series Absolutely Fabulous as Edina Monsoon's best friend, Patsy Stone, as well as in The New Avengers, Sapphire & Steel, Jam & Jerusalem and Sensitive Skin. In film she has appeared in On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969), Trail of the Pink Panther (1982) and James and the Giant Peach (1996).

She later appeared in Maybe Baby (2000), Ella Enchanted (2004) and Corpse Bride (2005). She appeared alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in the Martin Scorsese crime drama, The Wolf of Wall Street (2013). She has also appeared in several stage roles and in 2011 was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play for her performance in La Bëte.

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 asCompassion in World Farming and Vegetarians' International Voice for Animals. She is patron of the Farm Animal Sanctuary. She also won the Special Recognition Award at The National Television Awards in 2013.

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Cast Credits

Joanna Lumley's Postcards (2017)
Starring as Presenter (4 episodes)
Joanna Lumley's Japan (2016)
Starring as Joanna Lumley (3 episodes)
Walliams & Friend (2016)
Guest starring as Various
Joanna Lumley's Trans-Siberian Adventure (2015)
Starring as Joanna Lumley (3 episodes)
The Michael McIntyre Chat Show (2014)
Guest starring as Joanna Lumley
The Last Leg (2013)
Guest starring as Joanna Lumley
The Great Comic Relief Bake Off (2013)
Guest starring as Joanna Lumley
Joanna Lumley's Greek Odyssey (2011)
Starring as Joanna Lumley (4 episodes)
The Jonathan Ross Show (2011)
Guest starring as Joanna Lumley (2 episodes)
Joanna Lumley's Nile (2010)
Starring as Joanna Lumley (4 episodes)
  • Episode 1x04: Rwanda (May 3, 2010)
  • Episode 1x03: Ethiopia (Apr 26, 2010)
  • Episode 1x02: Sudan (Apr 19, 2010)
  • Episode 1x01: Egypt (Apr 12, 2010)
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Mistresses (2008)
Guest starring as Vivienne Roden (4 episodes)
  • Episode 3x04: Episode 4 (Aug 26, 2010)
  • Episode 3x03: Episode 3 (Aug 19, 2010)
  • Episode 3x02: Episode 2 (Aug 12, 2010)
  • Episode 3x01: Episode 1 (Aug 5, 2010)
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The Graham Norton Show (2007)
Guest starring as Joanna Lumley (2 episodes)
Al Murray's Happy Hour (2007)
Guest starring as Joanna Lumley
A Bucket o' French and Saunders (2007)
Guest starring as Presenter (2 episodes)
Jam and Jerusalem (2006)
Starring as Delilah Stagg (7 episodes)
Lewis (2006)
Guest starring as Esme Ford
Sensitive Skin (2005)
Starring as Davina Jackson (12 episodes)
Parkinson (2004)
Guest starring as Joanna Lumley
Agatha Christie's Marple (2004)
Guest starring as Dolly Bantry (2 episodes)
Posh Nosh (2003)
Starring as Narrator (6 episodes)
My Dad's the Prime Minister (2003)
Guest starring as Joanna Lumley
Sport Relief (2002)
Guest starring as Patsy
  • Episode 2012-03-23: Part 3 (Mar 23, 2012)
Loose Women (1999)
Guest starring as Joanna Lumley
The Foxbusters (1999)
Starring as Sims (26 episodes)
Dr. Willoughby (1999)
Starring as Donna Sinclair (6 episodes)
Clive Anderson All Talk (1996)
Guest starring as Joanna Lumley
Class Act (1994)
Starring as Kate Swift (14 episodes)
The Mrs. Merton Show (1994)
Guest starring as Joanna Lumley
Absolutely Fabulous (1992)
Starring as Patricia "Patsy" Stone (39 episodes)
A Perfect Hero (1991)
Guest starring as Loretta Stone (2 episodes)
Cluedo (1990)
Starring as Mrs. Elizabeth Peacock (6 episodes)
Roseanne (1988)
Guest starring as Patsy Stone
Comic Relief (1986)
Guest starring as Joanna Lumley (4 episodes)
Lovejoy (1986)
Guest starring as Victoria Cavero (3 episodes)
The Glory Boys (1984)
Starring as Helen (3 episodes)
Wogan (1982)
Guest starring as Joanna Lumley (4 episodes)
Guest starring as Guest Presenter
Children in Need (1980)
Starring as Presenter (8 episodes)
Sapphire and Steel (1979)
Starring as Sapphire (34 episodes)
The New Avengers (1976)
Starring as Purdey (26 episodes)
The Cuckoo Waltz (1975)
Guest starring as Harriet Paulden
The Two Ronnies (1971)
Guest starring as Miss Dibley
Call My Bluff (1965)
Starring as Team Captain (1994)
Steptoe and Son (1962)
Guest starring as Bunty
Comedy Playhouse (1961)
Guest starring as Samantha Ryder-Ross