Jennifer Saunders is a comedian, writer and actress. She has won three BAFTAs, an International Emmy, a British Comedy Award, a Rose d'Or, two Writers' Guild Awards and a People's Choice Award. She first found widespread attention in the 1980s when she formed The Comic Strip after graduating from the Central School of Speech and Drama. With Dawn French, she wrote and starred in French & Saunders, the long-running hit sketch show. She won worldwide acclaim in the 1990s for writing Absolutely Fabulous, playing Edina Monsoon.
Fabulous? Yes. Funny? Absolutely * Mail on Sunday * Beautifully written and frequently hilarious * Guardian * Delightfully funny... she writes with moving honesty * Hello! * Her account of battling breast cancer is as honest as it is uplifting * Daily Mail * 'Hilarious and brilliant' -- Kirsty Young * BBC Radio 4 * Endearing and hilarious. If only all celebrity biographies were this funny * Telegraph *