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Jennifer Saunders was born July 6th 1958 in Sleaford, Lincolnshire, UK. She attended Central School of Speech and Drama where she met her comedy partner Dawn French. Like many of the early 80s groundbreaking "alternative" comedians she began her career as comedienne/actress/writer with Dawn French at "The Comedy Store" in London, where she met ... See full bio »
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 2011-2014 This Is Jinsy (TV Series)
Miss Reason / Voice of Miss Reason
- The Golden Woggle (2014) ... Miss Reason
- Population 791 (2014) ... Miss Reason
- The Speckled Pom-Pom (2014) ... Miss Reason
- Penny's Pendant (2014) ... Miss Reason
- Double Duck (2014) ... Miss Reason
 1982-2012 The Comic Strip Presents... (TV Series)
Anne / Margaret Thatcher / Cathy / ...
- Five Go to Rehab (2012) ... Anne
- Four Men in a Car (1998) ... Helen
- Jealousy (1993) ... Jane / Margory
- Demonella (1993) ... The Devil
 1992-2012 Absolutely Fabulous (TV Series)
Edina
- Olympics (2012) ... Edina
- Job (2012) ... Edina
- Identity (2011) ... Edina
- White Box (2004) ... Edina
 2012 Dead Boss (TV Series)
Governor Margaret
- Episode #1.6 (2012) ... Governor Margaret
- Episode #1.5 (2012) ... Governor Margaret
- Episode #1.4 (2012) ... Governor Margaret
- Episode #1.3 (2012) ... Governor Margaret
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... Governor Margaret
 2006-2009 Clatterford (TV Series)
Caroline Martin / Caroline
- Ladies in Lavender (2009) ... Caroline Martin
- New Beginnings (2009) ... Caroline Martin (uncredited)
- Missing Persons (2009) ... Caroline Martin
- Dinner Party (2009) ... Caroline Martin
- Working from Home (2009) ... Caroline Martin
 2009 Comic Relief 2009 (TV Movie)
Meryl Streep
 2007 The Life and Times of Vivienne Vyle (TV Series)
Vivienne Vyle
- Episode #1.6 (2007) ... Vivienne Vyle
- Episode #1.5 (2007) ... Vivienne Vyle
- Episode #1.4 (2007) ... Vivienne Vyle
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... Vivienne Vyle
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... Vivienne Vyle
 2007 The Vivienne Vyle Show (TV Movie)
Vivienne Vyle
 2007 A Bucket o' French & Saunders (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode #1.5 (2007) ... Various Characters
- Episode #1.4 (2007) ... Various Characters
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... Various Characters
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... Various Characters
- Episode #1.1 (2007) ... Various Characters
 2006 L'entente cordiale
Gwendoline McFarlane
 1987-2005 French and Saunders (TV Series)
Various Characters / Star / Grandalf / ...
- Christmas Celebrity Special (2005) ... Star
- Episode #6.6 (2004) ... Various Characters
- Episode #6.5 (2004) ... Various Characters
- Episode #6.4 (2004) ... Various Characters
- Episode #6.3 (2004) ... Various Characters
 2004 Fable (Video Game) (voice)
 2004 Shrek 2
Fairy Godmother (voice)
 2002 Pongwiffy (TV Series)
Sharkadder (voice)
 2001 Absolutely Fabulous
Une spectatrice du défilé
 2000 Mirrorball (TV Short)
Vivienne Keill
 2000 French & Saunders Live (Video)
Various roles
 1999 Fanny and Elvis
Roanna
 1999 The Magician's House (TV Series)
The Rat (voice)
 1999 Let Them Eat Cake (TV Series)
Colombine
- The Royal Command Performance (1999) ... Colombine
- A Marriage of Convenience (1999) ... Colombine
- Making Voopee (1999) ... Colombine
- The Portrait (1999) ... Colombine
- Murder (1999) ... Colombine
 1996 Roseanne (TV Series)
Edina Monsoon
 1996 Muppet Treasure Island
Mrs. Bluberidge
 1995 Queen of the East (TV Movie)
Lady Hester Stanhope
 1995 A Midwinter's Tale
Nancy Crawford
 1993 French and Saunders Live (Video)
Various roles
 1993 Prince Cinders (Short)
Fairy (voice)
 1990 The Tale of Little Pig Robinson (TV Movie)
Dorcas
 1990 Rita Rudner (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1990)
 1989 The Jim Henson Hour (TV Series)
Badsister #1
- Garbage (1989) ... Badsister #1
 1988 The Storyteller (TV Mini-Series)
Badsister 1
- Sapsorrow (1988) ... Badsister 1
 1986 Dangerous Brothers Present: World of Danger (Video)
Anita Harris (segment "How to Get off with a Lady")
 1986 Saturday Live (TV Series) (1986)
 1985-1986 Girls on Top (TV Series)
Jennifer Marsh
- Lower the Donkey (1986) ... Jennifer Marsh
- Mr. Yummy Brownie (1986) ... Jennifer Marsh
- Bring Me More Flamingoes (1986) ... Jennifer Marsh
- Who's Ya Uncle Shelley? (1986) ... Jennifer Marsh
- Big Snogs (1986) ... Jennifer Marsh
 1985 Happy Families (TV Series)
Granny Fuddle / Madeleine / Joyce / ...
- Reunion (1985) ... Granny Fuddle / Cassie / Madeleine / ...
- Roxanne (1985) ... Roxanne / Granny Fuddle
- Joyce (1985) ... Joyce / Roxanne / Granny Fuddle
- Madeleine (1985) ... Madeleine / Granny Fuddle / Joyce
 1985 The Supergrass
Lesley Reynolds
 1984 The Lenny Henry Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1984)
 1982-1984 The Young Ones (TV Series)
Helen Mucus / Sue
- Time (1984) ... Helen Mucus
- Interesting (1982) ... Sue
 1981 The Comic Strip (TV Short)
Jennifer
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Other Works:

Appeared in Spice Girls's music video, "Who do you think you are". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 4 Interviews | 3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

French & Saunders | French and Saunders | Saunders

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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I came to the Kardashians a bit late, and I'm still just gob-smacked. Who are these people? See more »

Trivia:

Despite playing her mother on Absolutely Fabulous (1992), Saunders is only 10 years older than Julia Sawalha. See more »

Nickname:

Jen

Star Sign:

Cancer

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