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

24th February 2015

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...

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Joanna Lumley Has Given Up Eating Full Meals

9th February 2015

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,...

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Stephen Fry Expects Bafta Axe 'Straight After' Ceremony

6th February 2015

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...

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Joanna Lumley 'Insisted' On Absolutely Fabulous Movie

3rd February 2015

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...

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30th January 2015

Stars including Michael Sheen, Joanna Lumley and Jennifer Saunders will try their hands at making cakes for charity as they compete in a celebrity special of U.K. reality Tv series The Great British Bake Off....

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Cara Delevingne Wants Cameo In Absolutely Fabulous Movie

7th January 2015

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...

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Absolutely Fabulous Script Is Written, Says Jennifer Saunders

5th January 2015

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,...

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Joanna Lumley Urges Brits To Stop Spending At Christmas

24th December 2014

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...

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

22nd December 2014

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...

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Joanna Lumley Backs Christmas Charity

4th December 2014

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....

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Joanna Lumley Opens 'Little Shwop Of Horrors'

29th October 2014

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...

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29th October 2014

Joanna Lumley, Stephen Fry and Brian Blessed are among the celebrities who will be voicing travel announcements at railway stations in the British capital on Thursday (30Oct14) as part of the London Poppy Day charity...

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21st October 2014

British actors Joanna Lumley and Jim Broadbent will be reading the words of William Shakespeare, William Wordsworth and William Blake to classical music for a new album of seasonal poetry titled Christmas Words For You....

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Joanna Lumley Urges Brits To Respect The Elderly

1st October 2014

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...

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Paul Mccartney Raps For Meat-free Mondays

22nd September 2014

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...

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Stars Join Paul Mccartney For Meat Free Monday Video

22nd September 2014

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...

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Joanna Lumley Blasted By Politician Over Gurkhas Campaign

12th September 2014

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...

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

22nd April 2014

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...

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30th March 2014

Former Black Eyed Peas frontman Will.I.Am's private swimming pool is only three feet (90 centimetres) deep. The shallow pool was custom-made for his Californian property because he cannot swim. The star showed British actress Joanna...

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Joanna Lumley Wants To Come Back As A Giraffe

20th March 2014

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...

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Stars And Royalty Turn Out For David Frost's Memorial

13th March 2014

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...

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Kate Beckinsale To Star In Absolutely Anything

27th February 2014

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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Joanna Lumley Fronting London Tourism Campaign

16th January 2014

British actress Joanna Lumley is leading a new campaign to entice tourists to London.The Absolutely Fabulous star has highlighted her favourite places in the U.K. capital to encourage more travellers to visit. She says,...

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Stars Back U.k. Charity's Fostering Campaign

13th January 2014

Dame Helen Mirren, Joanna Lumley and new Doctor Who actor Peter Capaldi are among the stars who are supporting a new foster carer recruitment campaign in the U.K.The actors have offered up cherished snaps from...

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Jennifer Saunders: Absolutely Fabulous Film Won't Happen

7th December 2013

Jennifer Saunders insists the proposed 'Absolutely Fabulous' movie will never happen.The comic actress worries the show's legacy would be ''ruined'' if a spin-off movie was produced, despite revealing two years ago - when the sit-com...

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Joanna Lumley Films Will.i.am Documentary

18th November 2013

British actress Joanna Lumley has travelled to California to make a documentary about Black Eyed Peas star will.i.am.The Absolutely Fabulous star agreed to spend time with the rapper as part of a new show she...

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Joanna Lumley Backing New Appeal To Protect Peter Pan Property

23rd September 2013

Joanna Lumley is urging literature lovers to donate funds to complete restoration work on the home which inspired J.M. Barrie's classic children's book Peter Pan.In 2011, the Absolutely Fabulous star became a supporter of the...

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Joanna Lumley's Reunion With Bangladeshi Boy

3rd September 2013

Actress Joanna Lumley has had an emotional reunion with a Bangladeshi boy eight years after witnessing him seeing the world for the first time.The youngster, identified only as Arif, was born blind and had undergone...

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Joanna Lumley Hands Out Advice To School Pupils

9th July 2013

British actress Joanna Lumley dished out life and career advice to pupils at a school in England over the weekend (06-07Jul13) when she was invited to give a speech at an end-of-term ceremony.The Absolutely Fabulous...

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Joanna Lumley Rules Out Politics Move

17th June 2013

British actress-turned-activist Joanna Lumley has ruled out a move into politics, insisting bureaucratic red tape would leave her wanting to "slit" her throat.The Absolutely Fabulous star uses her public profile to promote environment and justice...

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