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 6 - Schmoozin'

Eddy's first ever boyfriend, Pete, is back on the scene, and he's in possession of a set of lost Beatles recordings. As he, Patsy and Eddy celebrate the find and prepare to unveil the tapes to the world, it seems that nothing can go wrong.

Further details

Absolutely Fabulous. Image shows from L to R: Patsy (Joanna Lumley), Elton John, Edina (Jennifer Saunders). Copyright: Saunders And French Productions / BBC.

Eddy's boyfriend Pete has found himself in possession of a collection of lost Beatles recordings. After meticulous restoration, the two plan a party, with Elton John invited, to present them to the world for the first time.

The relationship seems to be going well, and the triumphant launch event seems - for once in Edina's life - to be going off without a hitch. If only Pete hadn't left them alone, drunk, at Abbey Road Studios...

Broadcast details

Friday 28th November 2003
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jennifer Saunders Edina
    Joanna Lumley Patsy
    Julia Sawalha Saffron
    June Whitfield Mother
    Jane Horrocks Bubble
    Guest cast
    Harriet Thorpe Fleur
    Helen Lederer Catriona
    Robert Lindsay Pete
    Katie Blake Booberella Actor
    Sam Spedding Booberella Actor
    Jon Plowman Man At Party
    Elton John (as Sir Elton John CBE) 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
    Ben Lee-Delisle Composer

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