Absolutely Fabulous. Image shows from L to R: Bubble (Jane Horrocks), Saffron (Julia Sawalha), Edina (Jennifer Saunders), Mother (June Whitfield), Patsy (Joanna Lumley). Copyright: Saunders And French Productions / BBC.

Absolutely Fabulous

BBC One and BBC Two sitcom focusing on two fashionistas. 39 episodes (5 series), 1992 - 2012. Stars Jennifer Saunders, Joanna Lumley, Julia Sawalha, June Whitfield and Jane Horrocks.

Series 5, Episode 4 - Huntin' Shootin' & Fishin'

Having won the contract to promote a new Duchy Originals range for Prince Charles, Eddy decides she must get into the lifestyles of the landed gentry, taking Patsy away for an expensive weekend of country pursuits. Saffy, meanwhile, is trying to keep Sarah away from Emma Bunton.

Further details

After winning the contract to promote a new product in Prince Charles's Duchy Originals range, Eddy declares herself to be 'by Royal appointment', and decides to follow Madonna's lead by taking up the English country life.

After a drunken shooting spree, and an enlightening encounter with wildlife, however, Patsy and Edina decide that it's not for them.

Back in London, Sarah has met Emma Bunton - an old school friend of Saffy's - at her baby shower, and begun to stalk the beleaguered pop princess...

Broadcast details

Friday 7th November 2003
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jennifer Saunders Edina
    Joanna Lumley Patsy
    Julia Sawalha Saffron
    Jane Horrocks Bubble
    Guest cast
    Naoko Mori Sarah
    Mossie Smith Flossie
    Stephen Finegold Policeman
    Emer O'Connor Policewoman
    Emma Bunton Self
    Clarissa Dickson Wright (as Clarissa Dickson-Wright) Self
    Writing team
    Jennifer Saunders Writer
    Sue Perkins Writer (Additional Material)
    Ruby Wax Script Editor
    Production team
    Dewi Humphreys (as Dewi Humphries) Director
    Jo Sargent Producer
    Jon Plowman Executive Producer
    Chris Wadsworth Editor
    Barry Osment Editor
    Simon Brint Composer
    Harry Banks Production Designer

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