Grandpa's Great Escape. Miss Dandy (Jennifer Saunders). Copyright: King Bert Productions.

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10 peerless funny women of British TV comedy

From Kathy Burke to Victoria Wood... a selection of some of the funniest female writers and comedians to have made their mark on British television.

Hannah Gatward, British Film Institute, 4th December 2018

Saunders: 'The Americans wanted to subtitle Ab Fab'

It may have become a cult hit in America but US broadcasters weren't immediately sure what to make Absolutely Fabulous, creator Jennifer Saunders has revealed.

Chortle, 6th November 2018

Who are the joke police & are they killing comedy?

Jennifer Saunders and James Buckley are the latest public figures to claim comedy is being stifled thanks to PC culture, or as Buckley refers to them "the joke police."

Kate Stone, Funny Women, 17th October 2018

Do we want Absolutely Fabulous back?

On some level it's hard not to get behind a sitcom that would place older female characters front and centre.

Nick Levine, Refinery 29, 14th October 2018

Jennifer Saunders: House building 'killing TV comedy'

Jennifer Saunders fears that television comedy will come to an end if studios continue to be knocked down to make way for luxury housing.

Grant Tucker, The Times, 13th October 2018

Patrick review

Puppy romcom leaves Beattie Edmondson to scoop up mess.

Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian, 28th June 2018

Harry Hill to film BBC sitcom pilot

Harry Hill is working on a studio audience sitcom pilot for the BBC. The show will also star Jennifer Saunders as his mum.

British Comedy Guide, 22nd June 2018

French & Saunders are planning a film

Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders are planning to make a film together. French revealed the news as part of a wide-ranging podcast interview in which she discussed parts of her private life.

British Comedy Guide, 5th March 2018