Dawn French

Actor · Writer · Executive Producer
IVA Star Rating : 66
Dawn Roma French is a British actress, writer, comedian and presenter. She is best known for starring in and writing for the BBC comedy sketch show French and Saunders with comedy partner Jennifer Saunders and for playing the lead role as Geraldine Granger in the BBC sitcom The Vicar of Dibley. French has been nominated for seven BAFTA TV Awards and... read more

Dawn Roma French is a British actress, writer, comedian and presenter. She is best known for starring in and writing for the BBC comedy sketch show French and Saunders with comedy partner Jennifer Saunders and for playing the lead role as Geraldine Granger in the BBC sitcom The Vicar of Dibley. French has been nominated for seven BAFTA TV Awards and also won a BAFTA Fellowship with Jennifer Saunders.

Birth Name

Dawn Roma French

Born

Friday, 11 October 1957

Actress Filmography

Death on the Nile Bowers 2022
Walk the Line Self - Judge 2021
Steph's Packed Lunch Self 2020
The Trouble with Maggie Cole Maggie Cole 2020
RuPaul's Drag Race UK Self - Guest Judge 2019
Our Friend Victoria Self - Audience Member 2017
Little Big Shots UK Self - Host / Host, Self - Host 2017
Dawn French Live: 30 Million Minutes Self / Herself 2016
Delicious Gina Benelli 2016
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie Interviewer 2016
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Death on the Nile Bowers 2022
Walk the Line Self - Judge 2021
Steph's Packed Lunch Self 2020
The Trouble with Maggie Cole Maggie Cole 2020
RuPaul's Drag Race UK Self - Guest Judge 2019
Our Friend Victoria Self - Audience Member 2017
Little Big Shots UK Self - Host / Host, Self - Host 2017
Dawn French Live: 30 Million Minutes Self / Herself 2016
Delicious Gina Benelli 2016
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie Interviewer 2016
Travel Man: 48 Hours in... Self - Guest 2015
The Wrong Mans Linda 2013
Heading Out Frances 2013
Tales of Television Centre Self 2012
Sunday Brunch Self - Guest 2012
Lulu: Something to Shout About Comedy Role 2011
Little Crackers HM The Queen Mother 2010
Conference of Animals Angie 2010
Roger & Val Have Just Got In Val Stephenson / Val Stevenson 2010
Psychoville Joy Aston 2009
Alan Carr: Chatty Man Herself 2009
Coraline Miss Miriam Forcible / Other Forcible / Miriam Forcible (voice) 2009
Skavlan Self - Guest 2009
French & Saunders Still Alive Jim / Dawn / Teenager / May / Jackie Collins / Old Lady 1 / Saffy / Baby Jane Hudson / Bideford Girl / Boarding school girl / Catherine Zeta-Jones / Herself 2008
Lark Rise to Candleford Caroline Arless 2008
A Bucket o' French & Saunders Various Characters, Various 2007
The Graham Norton Show Self, Self - Guest 2007
Australia's Got Talent Self - Judge 2007
Happy Hour Self 2007
Clatterford Rosie Bales 2006
Love and Other Disasters Therapist 2006
The One Show Self - Guest 2006
Davina Self 2006
Wheels on the Bus Narrator 2006
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Mrs. Beaver (voice) / Mrs. Beaver 2005
The F Word Self 2005
The Funny Blokes of British Comedy Self 2005
Comic Aid Catherine Zeta-Jones 2005
Agatha Christie's Marple Janet Erskine 2004
The Paul O'Grady Show Herself 2004
The Funny Ladies of British Comedy Self 2004
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Fat Lady in Painting / The Fat Lady 2004
Little Britain Shelley Pollard, Vicki Pollard's Mum 2003
Wild West Mary Trewednack 2002
V Graham Norton Self 2002
Lorraine Self 2001
Happiness Self 2001
Maybe Baby Charlene 2000
David Copperfield Mrs. Crupp 1999
Watership Down Buttercup 1999
Let Them Eat Cake Lisette 1999
Loose Women Herself, Self 1999
Milk Virginia 1999
Sex & Chocolate Bev Bodger 1997
Light Lunch Self 1997
The Adventures of Pinocchio Baker's wife 1996
TFI Friday Self 1996
The Vicar of Dibley Geraldine Granger / Revd Geraldine Granger, Geraldine Granger 1994
Harry Enfield and Chums Mrs. Goggins: 'Il Postino Pat' Sketch 1994
The Legends of Treasure Island Jim Hawkins (voice), Jim Hawkins (voice) / Jim Hawkins 1993
Absolutely Fabulous Kathy 1992
Later... With Jools Holland Self 1992
Murder Most Horrid Harriet Snellgrove / Various characters, Maude Jenkins / Various characters, Lily Wood-Newton / Various characters, Denise Cunningham / Various characters, Daisy Talwinning / Various characters, Bunty Breslaw / Various characters, Vicki / Various characters, Judy Talent / Various characters, Miss Katie Hatcliffe / Mrs Sonya Redfern / Various characters, Kate Marshall / Various characters, Various roles / Various characters, Jill Tanner / Various characters, Lily / Various characters, Verity Hodge / Various characters, Linda Bryce / Various characters, Rita Proops / Rita Proops II / Various characters, Maria / Various characters, The Grim Reaper / Various characters, WPC Barbara Greaves / Whoopi Stone / Various characters, Tracey Phillips / Various characters, Tina Mellish / Various characters, Tiffany Drapes / Various characters, Wendy Hodge / Various characters, WPC Diane Softly / Various characters 1991
Screen One Elaine Dobbs 1989
The Jim Henson Hour Badsister 2 1989
The Secret Policeman's Biggest Ball Herself / Self 1989
An Audience with Victoria Wood Self - Audience Member 1988
Live! From London Self 1988
Going Live! Self 1987
Eat the Rich Debbie Draws 1987
French and Saunders Various Characters, Various Characters / Maria, Various Characters / Mammy, Various Characters / Ginger Rogers, Various Characters / Evangeline Idiot, Thelma / Various Characters, Pamela Denise Anderson / Various Characters, Fanny / Various Characters, Bobin / Various Characters 1987
The Storyteller Badsister 2 1987
Kate Bush: The Whole Story Assistant (clip: Experiment IV) 1986
The Supergrass Andrea 1985
Girls on Top Amanda 1985
The Young Ones Woman with Horns in Commercial, Religious Woman, Easter Bunny 1982
The Comic Strip Presents George, Veronica, Verity / Old Lady / Celebrity, Ursula, Tracy, Susie, Stella, Rachel, Passion, Nayler, Mrs. Cooper, Monica, Joan, Jackie / First Nun, Hermine, Glynis Kinnock, Gaynor, Francesca, Frances, Frances / Mrs. Shines, Fiona / Frances, Eleanor, Consuela, Caroline 1982
Arena Narrator 1975
Parkinson Self 1971

Producer Filmography

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