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Joanna Lumley Undergoes Eye Operation

The Absolutely Fabulous veteran, 69, opted for a procedure which replaces her corneas with an artificial implant, according to her longtime co-star Jennifer Saunders. Saunders tells Britain's Daily Mail newspaper, "She's had...

Kate Moss Signed Up For 'Absolutely Fabulous' Movie

Kate Moss will star in 'Absolutey Fabulous'.The 41-year-old supermodel is set to appear as herself in the movie version of the award winning BBC comedy series that saw characters Eddie Monsoon - played by the...

Michael Buble To Duet With Elvis On New Lp

Michael Buble will duet with Elvis Presley on a new album.The 39-year-old crooner will team up with the late musical icon on a new greatest hits collection on which some of the 'Jailhouse Rock' hitmaker's...

Joanna Lumley Calls For An End To Cheap Flights

The Absolutely Fabulous star is convinced flying has become "too cheap" and too many travellers jet off for weekend breaks without regard for the consequences for Earth. She tells Britain's The Times...

Joanna Lumley Pays Tribute To Patrick Macnee

The veteran British star, who was best known for his role as John Steed in 1960s TV spy series The Avengers, passed away at his home in California at the age of 93....

Absolutely Fabulous Movie To Begin Filming In October

Joanna Lumley will start shooting the 'Absolutely Fabulous' film in October.The 69-year-old actress, who plays Patsy Stone, has revealed she will begin work on the eagerly anticipated feature film in October, after her co-star Jennifer...

Stars Turn Out For Jeremy Lloyd's Memorial Service

Lloyd, the co-writer of British sitcoms 'Allo 'Allo and Are You Being Served?, passed away at a hospital in London in December (14), aged 84, after a battle with pneumonia. Former Rolling...

Joanna Lumley Warned Over Foxes Friendship

The Wolf of Wall Street star, who is a vegetarian and animal rights campaigner, has revealed she and her husband, composer Stephen Barlow, allow the sly animals into their house and regularly offer...

Daniel Craig Shoots Nepal Appeal

The Bond actor has followed in the footsteps of fellow British screen star Joanna Lumley by fronting a TV appeal for the Disasters Emergency Committee, calling for more aid donations in the U.K....

Joanna Lumley Calls For More Nepal Aid

The former Bond girl fronted a TV appeal for the Disasters Emergency Committee on Tuesday (28Apr15) urging the public in her native U.K. to give generously for families who lost their homes following...

Jennifer Saunders 'Told To Make Absolutely Fabulous Movie Before She Dies'

Jennifer Saunders was implored by Joanna Lumley to make the 'Absolutely Fabulous' movie before they both die.The 56-year-old star has confirmed that the eagerly-awaited movie will begin filming in London and the south of France...

Joanna Lumley And Twiggy Lead Drive To End Fur Sales

The veteran British stars have teamed up with staff at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) to ask the store's chief executive Stacey Cartwright to stop stocking Origin Assured fur, which...

Ricky Gervais Calls On Xi Jinping To Ban China's Ivory Trade

Funnyman Ricky Gervais, nature Tv broadcaster Sir David Attenborough, and actress Joanna Lumley have called on China's President Xi Jinping to ban the country's trade in ivory.They have signed an open letter asking the leader...

Joanna Lumley Has Given Up Eating Full Meals

British actress Joanna Lumley has given up eating full meals and instead opts for occasional snacks throughout the day.The veteran star has admitted she keeps slim by by eating small savoury snacks instead of breakfast,...

Stephen Fry Expects Bafta Axe 'Straight After' Ceremony

Stephen Fry expects to be replaced as the BAFTA host ''straight after'' presenting this year's ceremony. The 57-year-old comedian will host his 10th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) at London's Royal Opera House on Sunday...

Joanna Lumley 'Insisted' On Absolutely Fabulous Movie

Joanna Lumley is the driving force behind the 'Absolutely Fabulous' movie.Jennifer Saunders is currently re-writing the script for the much-anticipated movie, but has revealed it was her co-star who been encouraging her to transform the...

Cara Delevingne Wants Cameo In Absolutely Fabulous Movie

Cara Delevingne wants a cameo role in the 'Absolutely Fabulous' movie.The 22-year-old beauty is eager to star in the much-anticipated film, in a move that would see her follow in the footsteps of Kate Moss...

Absolutely Fabulous Script Is Written, Says Jennifer Saunders

Jennifer Saunders has finished the first draft of the 'Absolutely Fabulous' movie script.The 56-year-old comedian has been working on the script for the past 12 months and has revealed she felt ''euphoric'' after finishing writing,...

Joanna Lumley Urges Brits To Stop Spending At Christmas

Actress Joanna Lumley wants Brits to stop commercialising Christmas by spending a fortune each year.The veteran star is urging the nation to stop making the festive season all about the extravagant gifts and sumptuous feasts...

Joanna Lumley: 'Don't Forget The Elderly At Christmas'

Actress Joanna Lumley has urged fellow Brits to remember the elderly over the festive period and "drop in on" relatives and neighbours.The former Bond girl has thrown her support behind charity Age U.K. and...

Joanna Lumley Backs Christmas Charity

Actress Joanna Lumley has thrown her support behind a unique Christmas charity initiative.The British star voices a short animation clip talking viewers through Lend With Care, a new drive by poverty-fighting charity CARE International....

Joanna Lumley Opens 'Little Shwop Of Horrors'

Joanna Lumley has opened a 'Little Shwop of Horrors'.The former 'Absolutely Fabulous' actress launched the petrifying pop-up shop yesterday (28.10.14) at the Marks and Spencer Marble Arch store in London where a host of celebrity's...

Joanna Lumley Urges Brits To Respect The Elderly

Actress Joanna Lumley has urged fellow Brits to mirror their counterparts in the Far East in their attitude towards the elderly.The former Bond girl is adamant Western citizens should not resign their older generations to...

Paul Mccartney Raps For Meat-free Mondays

Sir Paul McCartney has recorded a rap song to encourage people to go vegetarian. The Beatles frontman enlisted the help of his famous friends, Joanna Lumley, Twiggy, Sharleen Spiteri and Woody Harrelson to shoot a...

Stars Join Paul Mccartney For Meat Free Monday Video

Sir Paul Mccartney has recruited famous friends including actors Woody Harrelson and Joanna Lumley to join him in a new veggie video.As part of his effort to persuade fans to cut meat from their diets...

Joanna Lumley Blasted By Politician Over Gurkhas Campaign

Joanna Lumley's high-profile campaign to give retired Nepalese soldiers the right to live in the U.K. was based "purely on emotion" and has had "a tragic consequence", according to a leading British politician.The former Bond...

Joanna Lumley: 'I Was Last On The List For Wolf Of Wall Street Role'

Joanna Lumley is convinced she was bottom of Martin Scorsese's list when he was casting her character in The Wolf Of Wall Street after Dame Julie Andrews passed on the part.The Absolutely Fabulous actress appeared...

Joanna Lumley Wants To Come Back As A Giraffe

Joanna Lumley wants to be reincarnated as a giraffe.The 67-year-old actress - best known for her roles in 'Absolutely Fabulous' and 'The Wolf of Wall Street' - has expressed her desire to return to the...

Stars And Royalty Turn Out For David Frost's Memorial

Veteran actress Joanna Lumley and British royal Charles, Prince Of Wales were among the leading figures who attended a memorial service for late broadcaster Sir David Frost in London on Thursday (13Mar14).More than 2,000 guests...

Kate Beckinsale To Star In Absolutely Anything

Kate Beckinsale has been cast in 'Absolutely Anything'.The 40-year-old actress - who will next hit the big screen in legal drama 'The Trials of Cate McCall' - will star alongside Simon Pegg in...

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