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Absolutely Fabulous 

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The wild misadventures of Edina Monsoon and her best friend Patsy Stone, who live in a near-constant haze of drugged, drunken selfishness.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jennifer Saunders ...  Edina 39 episodes, 1992-2012
Joanna Lumley ...  Patsy 39 episodes, 1992-2012
Julia Sawalha ...  Saffron 39 episodes, 1992-2012
June Whitfield ...  Mother 36 episodes, 1992-2012
Jane Horrocks ...  Bubble / ... 32 episodes, 1992-2012
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Edina Monsoon and her best friend Patsy drive Eddie's sensible daughter, Saffron, up the wall with their constant drug abuse and outrageous selfishness. Written by Alexander Lum <aj_lum@postoffice.utas.edu.au>

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Sin is in, sweetie.

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Official Sites:

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Country:

UK

Language:

English | French

Release Date:

24 July 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ab Fab See more »

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Runtime:

(24 episodes) | (2 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley also portrayed their characters on an episode of Roseanne (1988) opposite Laurie Metcalf. Metcalf would later guest-star on this show, although as a different character. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Eddie: Sweetie!
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Crazy Credits

At the end of series four's credits, a clip of David Bowie singing "Ziggy Stardust" has been inserted. See more »

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Referenced in Who's Doing the Dishes?: Su Pollard (2016) See more »

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This Wheel's On Fire
Written by Bob Dylan and Rick Danko
Performed by Julie Driscoll and Adrian Edmondson
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Top comedy. UK does it again
30 December 2002 | by Mmyers2003See all my reviews

Its difficult for me to rate this show because theres nothing else i can say about it that someone else hasn't said. Its funny, Hilarious and above all funny. Watch it if you ever get the chance to. Just read the other reviews to see the evidence in how good this show is.


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