Dawn French

BirthDay:

11 Oct 1957

BirthPlace:

Holyhead, Wales, UK

BirthName:

Dawn Roma French

Bio:

Dawn French was born on October 11, 1957 in Holyhead, Wales as Dawn Roma French. She is an actress and writer, known for Coraline (2009), French and Saunders (1987) and Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004). She has been married to Mark Bignell since April 20, 2013. She was previously married to Lenny Henry.
Filmography

Actor ( 99 credits )

Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016)
The Wrong Mans (2013)  Linda (5 episodes, 2013)
Heading Out (2013)  Frances (1 episode, 2013)
Superstar (2012)  Herself - Judge (unknown episodes)
My Favourite Joke (2011)  Dirty Old Man (archive footage) (uncredited) (1 episod
Animals United (2010) Angie (voice)
Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey (2010) The Fat Lady
Little Crackers (2010)  HM The Queen Mother (1 episode, 2010)
Roger & Val Have Just Got In (2010)  Val Stephenson / ... (12 episodes, 2010-2012)
Paul O'Grady Live (2010)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2010)
30 Years of 'An Audience With...' (2010)  Herself - Audience Member (archive footage) (uncredite
Coraline (2009) Miss Miriam Forcible / Other Forcible (voice)
Alan Carr: Chatty Man (2009)  Herself (1 episode, 2009)
The 7PM Project (2009)  Herself (1 episode, 2010)
Skavlan (2009)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2012)
Live from Studio Five (2009)  Herself (2 episodes, 2009-2010)
Queens of British Pop (2009)  Herself (1 episode, 2009)
Psychoville (2009)  Joy Aston (8 episodes, 2009-2011)
Lark Rise to Candleford (2008)  Caroline Arless (8 episodes, 2008-2011)
The Graham Norton Show (2007)  Herself (12 episodes, 2007-2014)
Happy Hour (2007)  Herself (1 episode, 2008)
Dawn French's Boys Who Do Comedy (2007)  Herself (3 episodes, 2007)
More Dawn French's Boys Who Do Comedy (2007)  Herself (6 episodes, 2007)
A Bucket o' French & Saunders (2007)  Various Characters (5 episodes, 2007)
Love and Other Disasters (2006) Therapist
Clatterford (2006)  Rosie Bales / ... (19 episodes, 2006-2009)
The ONE Show (2006)  Herself - Guest / ... (3 episodes, 2008-2010)
A Taste of My Life (2006)  Herself (1 episode, 2007)
Dawn French's Girls Who Do: Comedy (2006)  Herself (3 episodes, 2006)
More Dawn French's Girls Who Do: Comedy (2006)  Herself (6 episodes, 2006)
Davina (2006)  Herself (1 episode, 2006)
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005) Mrs. Beaver (voice)
The F Word (2005)  Herself (1 episode, 2007)
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) Fat Lady in Painting
Chasing God (2004) Narrator
Agatha Christie's Marple (2004)  Janet Erskine (1 episode, 2006)
The Xtra Factor (2004)  Herself (1 episode, 2010)
The Paul O'Grady Show (2004)  Herself / ... (6 episodes, 2005-2009)
Britain's Favourite Comedian (2004)  Herself (uncredited) (1 episode, 2004)
Little Britain (2003)  Shelley Pollard / ... (2 episodes, 2006)
Comic Relief Does Fame Academy (2003)  Herself (2 episodes, 2005-2007)
The Sitcom Story (2003)  Presenter
Wild West (2002)  Mary Trewednack / ... (12 episodes, 2002-2004)
Ted and Alice (2002)  Alice Putkin (unknown episodes)
V Graham Norton (2002)  Herself (1 episode, 2002)
Pongwiffy (2002)  Pongwiffy (voice)
Happiness (2001)  Herself (1 episode, 2001)
Lorraine (2001)  Herself (1 episode, 2012)
The Sketch Show Story (2001)  Herself (1 episode, 2001)
Maybe Baby (2000) Charlene
The Nearly Complete and Utter History of Everything (1999)
Milk (1999) Virginia
Loose Women (1999)  Herself (4 episodes, 2008-2012)
Let Them Eat Cake (1999)  Lisette (6 episodes, 1999)
Watership Down (1999)  Buttercup (2 episodes, 2000)
The Priory (1999)  Herself (1 episode, 2000)
Late Lunch (1998)  Herself (1 episode, 1998)
Light Lunch (1997)  Herself (1 episode, 1997)
The Adventures of Pinocchio (1996) Baker's wife
TFI Friday (1996)  Herself (3 episodes, 1996-2000)
Clive Anderson All Talk (1996)  Herself (1 episode, 1996)
The Vicar of Dibley (1994)  Geraldine Granger (25 episodes, 1994-2013)
Harry Enfield and Chums (1994)  Mrs. Goggins: 'Il Postino Pat' Sketch (1 episode, 1997
The Unpleasant World of Penn & Teller (1994) (1 episode, 1994)
GMTV (1993)  Herself (1 episode, 2005)
The Legends of Treasure Island (1993)  Jim Hawkins (8 episodes, 1993)
Jools's Hootenanny (1993)  Herself (2 episodes, 2004-2006)
Absolutely Fabulous (1992)  Kathy (1 episode, 1992)
Later with Jools Holland (1992)  Herself (1 episode, 2010)
Auntie's Bloomers (1991) (1 episode, 1996)
Murder Most Horrid (1991)  Bunty Breslaw / ... (24 episodes, 1991-1999)
The Full Wax (1991)  Herself (1 episode, 1991)
Hit and Run (1990) (1 episode, 1990)
The Jim Henson Hour (1989)  Badsister #2 (1 episode, 1989)
Clive Anderson Talks Back (1989) (1 episode, 1991)
This Morning (1988)  Herself (2 episodes, 2006-2012)
Scoff (1988)  Herself - Presenter (7 episodes, 1988-1989)
Eat the Rich (1987) Debbie Draws
French and Saunders (1987)  Various Characters / ... (50 episodes, 1987-2005)
The Last Resort with Jonathan Ross (1987)  Herself (1 episode, 1987)
The Storyteller (1987)  Badsister 2 (1 episode, 1988)
Lenny Henry Tonite (1986) (1 episode, 1986)
The Supergrass (1985) Andrea
Girls on Top (1985)  Amanda Ripley (13 episodes, 1985-1986)
Happy Families (1985)  Cook (6 episodes, 1985)
Screen One (1985)  Elaine Dobbs (1 episode, 1993)
The Lenny Henry Show (1984) (2 episodes, 1984-1985)
Aspel & Company (1984)  Herself (1 episode, 1991)
Good Morning Britain (1983)  Herself (1 episode, 1990)
The Young Ones (1982)  Easter Bunny / ... (3 episodes, 1982-1984)
The Comic Strip Presents... (1982)  Frances / ... (26 episodes, 1982-2012)
Friday Night, Saturday Morning (1979)  Herself (1 episode, 1982)
Everyman (1977)  Herself (1 episode, 1996)
Arena (1975)  Narrator (1 episode, 2004)
Parkinson (1971)  Herself (5 episodes, 1999-2007)
The Old Grey Whistle Test (1971)  (advert) (archive footage) (1 episode, 1985)
Omnibus (1967) (1 episode, 1986)
Jackanory (1965)  Reader (1 episode, 1993)
Blue Peter (1958)  Herself (1 episode, 2005)

Producer ( 2 credits )

Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016) executive producer
Roger & Val Have Just Got In (2010) associate producer (12 episodes, 2010-2012)

Writer ( 8 credits )

Little Crackers (2010) (1 episode, 2010)
Roger & Val Have Just Got In (2010) (creator) (12 episodes, 2010-2012)
A Bucket o' French & Saunders (2007) (5 episodes, 2007)
Absolutely Fabulous (2001) (creator)
Absolutely Fabulous (1992) (38 episodes, 1992-2012)
French and Saunders (1987) (39 episodes, 1987-2005)
Girls on Top (1985) (7 episodes, 1985-1986)
The Comic Strip Presents... (1982) (2 episodes, 1983-1986)