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Dame June Whitfield, star of Absolutely Fabulous, dies aged 93

Dame June Whitfield, star of Absolutely Fabulous, dies aged 93

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Dame June Whitfield - celebrated for her comic roles in BBC sitcom Terry and June and cult favourite Absolutely Fabulous - has died aged 93.The London-born actress was a regular fixture on TV and radio for six decades, starring in Carry On films, Hancock's Half Hour, and even Friends.At 89, she appeared in EastEnders as Sister Ruth, a nun with a secret about Kat Slater. At 92, she was made a dame.Her agent said she died peacefully on Friday night. June Whitfield: A life in picturesTributes to her long and successful career in comedy are being made on Twitter.Julia Sawalha, who played her strait-laced granddaughter in Absolutely Fabulous, said Whitfield had been a "great source of inspiration" to her as a young actress but was "far too humble to accept my ...
50 and fabulous! Kylie celebrates with saucy snap

50 and fabulous! Kylie celebrates with saucy snap

Entertainment
Kylie Minogue has marked her 50th birthday with a sexy snap of herself posing nude with a diamond encrusted guitar. The Australian pop star, who first found fame playing Charlene in Neighbours in 1986, has been sharing pictures for several days reflecting her life and career. And so a new decade begins. How thankful I am for the opportunities life has afforded me. 50..... Let's go! pic.twitter.com/piZy3FMtHu— kylie minogue (@kylieminogue) 27 May 2018 She posted images of herself as a child, as well as some of her album covers and a picture of her on the front of Rolling Stone. She also included a picture of herself with short hair, following a breast cancer diagnosis in 2005. This decade ...