Joanna Lumley

Highest Rated:
93% James and the Giant Peach (1996)
Lowest Rated:
8% Doogal (2006)
Birthday:
May 1
Birthplace:
Srinagar, Kashmir, India
Bio:
The daughter of a high-born British military major, actress Joanna Lumley was a model before entering films with 1968's Some Girls Do. In 1976, she took on the Diana Rigg-like female lead on the British TV action series The New Avengers, costarring Patrick MacNee of the old Avengers. Joanna also…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Absolutely Anything
  • Actor
-- 2015
The Making Of A Lady
  • Lady Maria
-- 2014
77% The Wolf of Wall Street
  • Aunt Emma
$116.9M 2013
43% Late Bloomers
  • Charlotte
-- 2012
36% Boogie Woogie
  • Actor
-- 2010
25% Animals United (Konferenz der Tiere)
  • Actor
-- 2010
Girl Friday
  • Actor
-- 2007
8% Doogal
  • Ermintrude (UK)
$7.3M 2006
60% The Magic Roundabout (Doogal)
  • Actor
-- 2005
The Life and Legacy of Spike Milligan(I Told You I Was Ill: The Life and Legacy of Spike Milligan)
  • Actor
-- 2005
83% Tim Burton's Corpse Bride
  • Maudeline Everglot
$53.3M 2005
Parting Shots
  • Actor
-- 2004
50% Ella Enchanted
  • Dame Olga
$22.8M 2004
46% Eurotrip
  • Hostel Clerk
$17.7M 2003
75% The Cat's Meow
  • Elinor Glyn
$3.2M 2001
46% Maybe Baby
  • Sheila
-- 2000
Whispers - An Elephant's Tale
  • Half Tusk
-- 2000
Mad Cows
  • Gillian
-- 1999
Comic Relief: Doctor Who and the Curse of Fatal Death
  • Actor
-- 1999
Parting Shots
  • Fred
-- 1999
Nancherrow
  • Actor
-- 1999
Weather in the Streets
  • Actor
-- 1999
The Tale of Sweeney Todd
  • Mrs. Lovett
-- 1998
Coming Home
  • Actor
-- 1998
A Rather English Marriage
  • Lizzie Franks
-- 1998
How To Be Absolutely Fabulous
  • Actor
-- 1996
85% Cold Comfort Farm
  • Mrs. Smiling
-- 1996
93% James and the Giant Peach
  • Aunt Spiker
-- 1996
Innocent Lies
  • Lady Helena Graves
-- 1995
Class Act
  • Actor
-- 1994
Perfect Hero
  • Loretta Stone
-- 1991
67% Shirley Valentine
  • Marjorie
-- 1989
The Glory Boys
  • Director
  • Helen
-- 1984
Mistral's Daughter
  • Actor
-- 1984
Mistral's Daughters
  • Actor
-- 1984
The Weather in the Streets
  • Kate
-- 1983
29% Curse of the Pink Panther
  • Countess Chandra
-- 1983
25% Trail of the Pink Panther
  • Marie Jouvet
-- 1982
The Satanic Rites of Dracula
  • Actor
-- 1974
Don't Just Lie There, Say Something
  • Actor
-- 1973
Dracula: The Satanic Rites
  • Jessica
-- 1973
78% The House That Dripped Blood
  • Actor
-- 1971
Tam Lin
  • Georgia
-- 1971
81% On Her Majesty's Secret Service
  • English Girl
-- 1969


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
100% Absolutely Fabulous
1992-2012
  • Actor
  • Patsy Stone
1992 - 2013
Inspector Lewis
2007-2014
  • Esme Ford
2010
Masterpiece
1971-2014
  • Liz
1999 - 2010
Agatha Christie's Marple
2004-2013
2004

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Quotes from Joanna Lumley's Characters

    1. Victoria Everglot: Oh, Hildegarde, what if....what if Victor and I don't....like each other?
    2. Maudeline Everglot: Ha! As if that has anything to do with marriage. Do you suppose your father and I "like" each other?
    3. Victoria Everglot: Surely you must, a little....
    4. Maudeline Everglot: Of course not!
    5. Finis Everglot: Of course not!
    6. Maudeline Everglot: Get those corsets laced properly. I can hear you speak without gasping.
    From Tim Burton's Corpse Bride. Submitted by Sarah C (2 years ago)
    1. Finis Everglot: Marvelous news, Victoria, there'll be a wedding after all.
    2. Victoria Everglot: You found him?
    3. Maudeline Everglot: Make haste, my dear, our relatives will arrive at any moment. We must have you looking presentable for Lord Barkis.
    4. Victoria Everglot: Lord Barkis?
    5. Maudeline Everglot: He will make a fine husband.
    6. Finis Everglot: Aye. A fortuitous turn of events indeed.
    7. Maudeline Everglot: A far better prospect this time.
    8. Victoria Everglot: But I do not love him. You cannot make me do this!
    9. Finis Everglot: We must.
    10. Victoria Everglot: Please, I beg of you! There must be another way!
    11. Finis Everglot: Without your marriage to Lord Barkis, we shall be forced penniless into the street. We are destitute.
    12. Victoria Everglot: But...Victor....
    13. Maudeline Everglot: Victor Van Dort is gone, child.
    14. Finis Everglot: You shall marry Lord Barkis tomorrow. *with Maudeline* According to plan!
    From Tim Burton's Corpse Bride. Submitted by Sarah C (2 years ago)
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