Dawn French

Dawn French
Dawn French  British Comedian

Dawn French dating history

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Dawn French and Mark Bignell
Mark Bignell and Dawn French have been married for 10 years since 20th Apr 2013. view relationship


Dawn French was previously married to Lenny Henry (1984 - 2010).


Dawn French is a 66 year old British Comedian. Born Dawn Roma French on 11th October, 1957 in Holyhead, Wales, UK and educated at Caistor Grammar School, Lincolnshire, England and Spence School, NY, she is famous for The Vicar of Dibley, French & Saunders, Murder Most Horrid. Her zodiac sign is Libra.

Dawn French has been in 3 on-screen matchups, including Clive Mantle in The Vicar of Dibley (1994), Gary Waldhorn in The Vicar of Dibley (1994) and Richard Armitage in The Vicar of Dibley (1994).

Dawn French is a member of the following lists: BAFTA winners (people), English film actors and English people of Irish descent.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 29 years, 9 months 21 years, 6 months 13 years, 4 months
Total2 29 years, 9 months 21 years, 6 months 13 years, 4 months


First Name Dawn
Middle Name Roma
Maiden Name French
Full Name at Birth Dawn Roma French
Alternative Name Dawn Henry, Dawn Roma French, Dawn French
Birthday 11th October, 1957
Birthplace Holyhead, Wales, UK
Height 5' 0" (152 cm)
Weight 198lbs (90 kg)
Build Large
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Black
Distinctive Feature Large build.
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
High School St Dunstan's Abbey School, Devon, England, Caistor Grammar School, Lincolnshire, England, Spence School, NY
University Central School of Speech and Drama, London, England, Manchester University
Occupation Text Actress, Comedian, Writer
Occupation Comedian
Claim to Fame The Vicar of Dibley, French & Saunders, Murder Most Horrid
Year(s) Active 1981–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) United Talent Agents
Brand Endorsement Sixteen47, TV commercial for Terry's Chocolate Orange (2002-2003), TV commercial for Terry's Segsations (2003), TV commercial for House of Fraser department stores
Bust (inches) 35
Cup Size C
Waist (inches) 23
Hips (inches) 34
Clothes Size 20
Shoe Size 40
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/824/000103515/, twitter.com/Dawn_French
Father Denys French (RAF personnel)
Mother Felicity O'Brien
Brother Gary French
Family Member Billie Henry (adopted daughter)
Friend Jennifer Saunders (comic)
Associated People Jennifer Saunders (comic)

Dawn Roma French (born 11 October 1957) is a British actress, writer, comedian and presenter. French is best known for starring in and writing for the BBC comedy sketch show French and Saunders with her best friend and comedy partner, Jennifer Saunders, and for playing the lead role as Geraldine Granger in the BBC sitcom The Vicar of Dibley. She has been nominated for seven BAFTA TV Awards and won a BAFTA Fellowship with Saunders in 2009.

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Dawn French66 LibraComedian
Mark Bignell-Other
Lenny Henry65 VirgoComedian


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
billieFemale199133 years oldLenny Henry


The Magician's Elephant2023Sister Marie (voice)Movie
Death on the Nile2022BowersMovie
Red Riding Hood: After Ever After2022Twit (voice)TV Movie
The Trouble with Maggie Cole2020Maggie ColeTV Show
Roald & Beatrix: The Tail of the Curious Mouse2020Beatrix PotterTV Movie
Sackboy A Big Adventure2020Scarlet (voice)Unknown
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie2016InterviewerMovie
Delicious2016Gina BenelliTV Show
Heading Out2013FrancesTV Show
The Wrong Mans2013LindaTV Show
Conference of Animals2010Angie (English version, voice)Movie
Roger & Val Have Just Got In2010Val StephensonTV Show
Little Crackers2010HM The Queen MotherTV Show
Coraline2009Miss Miriam Forcible / Other Forcible (voice)Movie
Psychoville2009Joy AstonTV Show
Lark Rise to Candleford2008Caroline ArlessTV Show
A Bucket o' French & Saunders2007Various Characters / VariousTV Show
Love and Other Disasters2006TherapistMovie
Clatterford2006Rosie BalesTV Show
Wheels on the Bus2006NarratorTV Show
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe2005Mrs. Beaver (voice)Movie
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban2004Fat Lady in PaintingMovie
Bosom Pals2004Stella (voice)TV Movie
Agatha Christie's Marple2004Janet ErskineTV Show
Comic Relief 2003: The Big Hair Do2003Harry Potter / SelfTV Show
Little Britain2003Vicki Pollard's Mum / Shelley PollardTV Show
Ted and Alice2002Alice PutkinTV Show
Wild West2002Mary TrewednackTV Show
Pongwiffy2002Pongwiffy (voice)TV Show
Happiness2001Dawn FrenchTV Show
Merlin the Magical Puppy2001TV Show
Maybe Baby2000CharleneMovie
David Copperfield1999Mrs. CruppTV Show
The Nearly Complete and Utter History of Everything1999OvumTV Movie
Let Them Eat Cake1999LisetteTV Show
Watership Down1999ButtercupTV Show
Sex & Chocolate1997Bev BodgerTV Movie
Spice Girls: Who Do You Think You Are - Comic Relief Version1997Dawn FrenchMusic Video
The Adventures of Pinocchio1996Baker's wifeMovie
The Adventures of Pinocchio1996Baker's Wife (voice)Unknown
Stanley Baxter in Reel Terms1996Various rolesTV Movie
Look at the State We're In!1995ClerkTV Show
Harry Enfield and Chums1994Mrs. Goggins: 'Il Postino Pat' SketchTV Show
The Unpleasant World of Penn & Teller1994TV Show
The Vicar of Dibley1994Geraldine Granger / Geraldine KennedyTV Show
Alison Moyet: Whispering Your Name1994Dawn FrenchMusic Video
The Legends of Treasure Island1993Jim HawkinsTV Show
In Dreams1992Driving InstructorTV Movie
Absolutely Fabulous1992KathyTV Show
Murder Most Horrid1991Tiffany Drapes / Jill Tanner / Harriet Snellgrove / ...TV Show
The Tale of Little Pig Robinson1990PorcasTV Movie
The Jim Henson Hour1989Badsister 2TV Show
Bananarama Feat. Lananeeneenoonoo: Help!1989KirstenMusic Video
Eat the Rich1987Debbie DrawsMovie
French and Saunders1987Various Characters / Self / Various roles / ...TV Show
The Storyteller1987Badsister 2TV Show
Alison Moyet: Love Letters1987Music Video
Saturday Live1986TV Show
Lenny Henry Tonite1986TV Show
Kate Bush: Experiment IV1986Assistant 1Music Video
The Supergrass1985AndreaMovie
Girls on Top1985AmandaTV Show
Happy Families1985CookTV Show
Screen One1985Elaine DobbsTV Show
The Lenny Henry Show1984Various CharactersTV Show
The Comic Strip Presents...1982George / Frances / Stella / ...TV Show
The Young Ones1982Easter Bunny / Woman with Horns in Commercial / Religious WomanTV Show
The Comic Strip1981DawnTV Movie
Arena1975NarratorTV Show
Jackanory1965StorytellerTV Show
Hit and RunTV Show
La fille du régimentDuchesse de CrakentorpTV Movie
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