Dawn French

Dawn French


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 11-10-1957
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of Birth: Holyhead, Wales, UK
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  • Popularity: 3.10
  • Homepage: N/A


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Dawn Roma French (born 11 October 1957) is a British actress, writer and comedienne. She is best-known for starring in and writing for the comedy sketch show French and Saunders with comedy partner Jennifer Saunders and also for playing the lead role of Geraldine Granger in the sitcom The Vicar of Dibley. She has been nominated for six BAFTA Awards and also won a Fellowship BAFTA along with Jennifer Saunders. Description above from the Wikipedia article Dawn French, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.




Year Movie Character
2004 Remember the Secret Policeman's Ball ? as Herself - Narrator
2011 Matthew Bourne's Christmas as Herself/Host
1993 Tender Loving Care as Elaine Dobbs
1997 Sex & Chocolate
2020 Roald & Beatrix: The Tail of the Curious Mouse as Beatrix Potter
2021 The Vicar of Dibley: Inside Out as Self
2008 French and Saunders: Still Alive as Herself
2011 Michael Bublé: Home for Christmas as As Herself
2016 Dawn French Live: 30 Million Minutes as Herself
2017 300 Years of French and Saunders
1993 Space Virgins from Planet Sex as Gaynor
2020 The Vicar of Dibley: In Lockdown as Geraldine Granger
2020 A Baby Reindeer's First Christmas as Narrator
1993 French & Saunders: At the Movies
2017 Confessions of the Paparazzi as Herself
1990 GLC: The Carnage Continues as Cher as Joan Ruddock
1990 The Tale of Little Pig Robinson as Porcas
2011 French & Saunders: The Ingenue Years
2011 Gentlemen Prefer French & Saunders
2021 French & Saunders: Funny Women as Herself
1999 Milk as Virginia
1994 Dusty as Herself - Presenter
2000 French & Saunders - Live as Various roles
1988 The Strike as Verity/Old Lady/Celebrity
1984 A Fistful of Travellers' Cheques
1988 Mr Jolly Lives Next Door
2009 Coraline as Miriam Forcible (voice)
2019 Completely Bad News as Tracy
1985 The Supergrass as Andrea
2008 Met Opera — Donizetti: La Fille du Régiment as Duchesse de Crakentorp
1988 More Bad News as Rachel
1983 Bad News Tour as Tracy
1970 The Magician’s Elephant as (voice)
1981 The Comic Strip
1986 The Comic Relief Utterly Utterly Rude Video Live
2009 Coraline: The Making of 'Coraline' as Self
2006 Love and Other Disasters as Therapist
1989 The Secret Policeman’s Biggest Ball as Herself
1996 The Adventures of Pinocchio as Baker's Wife
2007 Donizetti: La Fille du Régiment as La Duchesse de Crackentorp
2007 Little Britain Abroad as Shelley Pollard
2022 Death on the Nile as Mrs Bowers
2005 Comic Aid
1987 Eat the Rich as Debbie Draws
2000 Maybe Baby as Charlene
2016 Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie as Interviewer
2004 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban as The Fat Lady
2016 British Sitcom: 60 Years of Laughing at Ourselves as Various Characters (archive footage) (uncredited)
2005 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe as Mrs. Beaver (voice)
2008 French and Saunders: Still Alive
2000 French & Saunders - Live
2001 Absolutely Fabulous
1981 The Comic Strip
Photo Name Department
1999 Let Them Eat Cake (6 episode)
1985 Girls On Top (13 episode)
1988 The Storyteller (1 episode)
2008 Lark Rise to Candleford (40 episode)
1985 Happy Families (6 episode)
2009 Psychoville (13 episode)
2007 A Bucket O' French And Saunders (5 episode)
2002 Ted and Alice (3 episode)
2002 Pongwiffy (14 episode)
2004 Bosom Pals (2 episode)
1993 The Legends of Treasure Island (26 episode) as Jim Hawkins (voice)
2006 Jam & Jerusalem (19 episode) as Rosie Bales
1987 French & Saunders (39 episode)
1991 Murder Most Horrid (24 episode)
2005 The F Word (1 episode)
2006 The One Show (3 episode)
1996 TFI Friday (1 episode)
2006 Davina (1 episode)
2004 The Paul O'Grady Show (1 episode)
1992 Absolutely Fabulous (1 episode)
1982 The Young Ones (1 episode) as Christian Evangelist
1999 Watership Down (39 episode)
2002 V Graham Norton (1 episode)
2007 Comedy Shuffle (1 episode)
1999 Comic Relief (18 episode)
2010 Roger & Val Have Just Got In (12 episode) as Val Stevenson
2002 Wild West (12 episode) as Mary Trewednack
2013 Heading Out (1 episode) as Frances
2003 Little Britain (2 episode)
2001 Happiness (1 episode) as Herself
2007 The Graham Norton Show (11 episode) as Self
1978 An Audience with... (1 episode) as Herself
2017 Little Big Shots (5 episode) as Host
1994 The Vicar of Dibley (18 episode) as Revd Geraldine Granger
1982 Wogan (3 episode) as Herself
1999 David Copperfield (2 episode) as Mrs. Cupp
2004 Agatha Christie's Marple (1 episode)
2016 Delicious (12 episode) as Gina Benelli
2007 Dawn French's Boys Who Do Comedy (3 episode) as Presenter
2007 More Dawn French's Boys Who Do: Comedy (6 episode) as Presenter
2015 Travel Man: 48 Hours in... (1 episode)
2020 The Trouble with Maggie Cole (6 episode) as Maggie Cole
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (3 episode) as George
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Jackie/First Nun
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Hermine
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Frances
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Susie
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Tracy
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Frances/Mrs. Shines
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Joan
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Fiona/Frances
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Nayler
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Verity/Old Lady/Celebrity
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Eleanor
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Consuela
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Mrs. Cooper
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Passion
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Ursula
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Veronica
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Monica
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Rachel
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Stella
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Dawn
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Caroline
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Gaynor
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Glynis Kinnock
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode) as Francesca
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (42 episode)
1976 The Secret Policeman's Ball (15 episode)
2019 RuPaul's Drag Race UK (1 episode) as Self - Judge
1982 The Young Ones (1 episode) as Devil in Advert
1982 The Young Ones (1 episode) as Easter Bunny
2012 Richard Herring's Leicester Square Theatre Podcast (1 episode)
1987 French & Saunders (26 episode) Writing as (Writer)
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (2 episode) Writing as (Writer)
2006 Jam & Jerusalem ( episode) Creator as (Creator)
1987 French & Saunders ( episode) Creator as (Creator)
1985 Girls On Top ( episode) Creator as (Creator)
1992 Absolutely Fabulous ( episode) Creator as (Creator)
2010 Roger & Val Have Just Got In ( episode) Creator as (Creator)
2007 A Bucket O' French And Saunders ( episode) Creator as (Creator)

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