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French, Dawn

Works: 443 works in 1,268 publications in 8 languages and 21,787 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Television comedies  Animated films  Television series  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Author, Narrator, Performer, Conceptor, Scenarist, Costume designer, frw, hum, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Dawn French
Coraline by Henry Selick( Visual )

60 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl walks through a secret door that she has found in her new home and discovers an alternate version of her life. On the surface, this parallel reality is eerily similar to her real life, but much better. When her adventure turns dangerous, and her counterfeit parents, including the Other Mother, try to keep her forever, Coraline must count on her resourcefulness, determination, and bravery to get back home - and save her family
The vicar of Dibley( Visual )

43 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the complete first season of the BBC's popular television series "The Vicar of Dibley" in which a female vicar with a sharp wit and a laid-back attitude brings new ideas to a rural British community
Oh dear Silvia : a novel by Dawn French( Book )

35 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who is in Coma Suite Number 5? A matchless lover? A supreme egotist? A selfless martyr? A bad mother? A cherished sister? A selfish wife? All of these. For this is Silvia Shute, who has always done exactly what she wants, until now, when her life suddenly, shockingly stops. Her past holds a terrible secret, and now that she is unconscious in a hospital bed, her constant stream of visitors are set to uncover the mystery of her broken life. Meanwhile she must lie there, victim of the beloveds, the borings, the babblings and the plain bonkers. Like it or not, the truth is about to pay Silvia a visit. Again, and again and again
Lark Rise to Candleford by Flora Thompson( Visual )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the relationship of two contrasting communities: Lark Rise, a small hamlet gently holding onto the past, and Candleford, a neighboring market town bustling into the future. When young Laura Timmins leaves Lark Rise for a job at the Candleford post office, she discovers an eye-opening, exciting new world. In the face of scandals and feuds, she must leave her childhood behind
A tiny bit marvellous by Dawn French( Book )

46 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story is told through the eyes of a mother and her two teenage children. There's seventeen-year-old Dora, a stroppy teenager who's just come out of her first relationship (it lasted a whole six weeks) and who's longing to escape to university; her long-suffering mother, Mo, a child psychiatrist who's baffled by the antagonist behaviour of her children; and sixteen-year-old Peter, who prefers to be known as Oscar due to his obsession with Oscar Wilde. Written in diary format, with each chapter narrated by a different voice, this is a hilarious, sharp and utterly compelling novel about the ups and down of family, sibling rivalry and growing up
Lark Rise to Candleford by Ann Tricklebank( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sees the arrival of a dashing and elegant stranger in Candleford. Rich, enterprising, worldly and without a wife, James Dowland is a successful businessman with a string of London hotels and has come to transform Candleford and bring it new prosperity. But not everyone welcomes his entrepreneurial efforts and it isn't long before he is sparring with the spirited yet suddenly flustered Dorcas
Lark Rise to Candleford( Visual )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newcomer Gabriel Cochrane arrive in Candleford with a vendetta against the evil banker Steerforth, who he feels has tricked him into losing his business. Elsewhere, Dorcas makes an ill-judged intervention, Minnie becomes worried that Alfie might fall out of love with her, and Emma is left in a precarious financial position
According to yes by Dawn French( Book )

20 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Foreign Land of the Very Wealthy - otherwise known as Manhattan's Upper East Side - has its own rigid code of behaviour. It's a code strictly adhered to by the Wilder-Bingham family. Emotional displays - unacceptable. Unruly behaviour - definitely not welcome. Fun - no thanks. This is Glenn Wilder-Bingham's kingdom. A beautifully-displayed impeccably-edited fortress of restraint. So when Rosie Kitto, an eccentric thirty-eight-year-old primary school teacher from England, bounces into their lives with a secret sorrow and a heart as big as the city, nobody realises that she hasn't read the rule book. For the Wilder-Bingham family, whose lives begin to unravel thread by thread, the consequences are explosive. Because after a lifetime of saying no, what happens when everyone starts saying yes?
Agatha Christie Marple by Agatha Christie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. Sleeping murder: Gwenda arrives in England, looking forward to her impending marriage and new life in a lovely old coastal estate. But she begins to experience visions and Miss Marple concludes that the bride-to-be witnessed a murder in that very house as a child. By the pricking of my thumbs: Miss Marple teams up with two detectives, Tommy and Tuppence, to investigate the suspicious death of Tommy's Aunt Ada and sudden disappearance of Ada's friend, Mrs. Lancaster. The moving finger: When Jerry Burton moves to Lymstock to convalesce after a motorcycle crash, he meets villagers who traffic in gossip and double-entendres. But the accusations in several anonymous poison-pen letters go beyond the usual prattle and result in two citizens to commit suicide. Or were they murdered? The Sittaford Mystery: Among the guests at a Dartmoor hotel, a séance starts out as an amusing diversion to apss the time on a snowy evening but then takes a sinister turn
The vicar of Dibley : specials( Visual )

27 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the older Vicar Pottle dies, the people of Dibley get Geraldine Granger as their unexpected replacement
La fille du régiment : a comic opera in two acts by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in French and English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This production was the hit of early 2007. The new Laurent Pelly production of the comedy set in the Alps stars the glorious Natalie Dessay & the tenor Juan Diego Florez the King of the High Ds - with cameo role by comedian Dawn French
The Vicar of Dibley by BBC( Visual )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The handsome stranger: Gerry is fed up with all the "townies" buying weekend cottages in Dibley. Then she meets one particularly charming newcomer. The vicar in white: After presiding over the marriages of hundred of other people, it appears Gerry's big day has finally arrived
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Potter and his friends return as teenagers to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry for their third year of study, where they delve into the mystery surrounding an escaped prisoner who seems to pose a threat to Harry. Includes behind-the-scenes footage and interviews
Clatterford( Visual )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sal's husband dies suddenly of a heart attack, Sal and her best friend, Tip try to find some fun among the knitting and cake-baking of The Ladies' Guild in the small West Country town of Clatterford St. Mary. The Guild members are certainly an eccentric bunch: leader Eileen, who takes her position--and chains--very seriously; cheese-mad Rose (or Margaret, depending on whether she's taken her medication); Delilah Stagg of the loose false teeth and orange tights; rock star mother Caroline who, when not horse riding or dining at Madonna's, is always on the lookout for somebody to do the school run; Queenie, a crossing guard in search of some traffic; and Kate, the local grievance group visitor, still wallowing in widowhood
Delicious( Visual )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professional chef Leo has everything he ever wanted: a prosperous hotel business, a beautiful family, and an amiable relationship with his ex-wife, Gina, to whom he owes much of his success. But when Leo's glamorous wife Sam starts to suspect that he is having an affair, she asks Gina for advice, since Gina was cheated on by Leo with Sam and would recognize the signs. But none of them could anticipate the disastrous chain of events that follows
Clatterford( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in a small West Country town, Jennifer Saunders' enchanting comedy follows the continuing exploits of ex-practice nurse Sal Vine and the memorable, and not a little eccentric, members of the local Guild"--Container
Clatterford( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the daily lives of members of the women's guild in the village of Clatterford St. Mary in England
The vicar of Dibley : the divine collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sleepy English village of Dibley is plunged into an uproar when its new vicar turns out to be a woman. And not just any woman, but the unconventional Geraldine Granger who brings her own earthy spirit and humor to the pulpit
French & Saunders at the movies( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ab Fab creators Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders star in this highlights program of the best skits and spoofs from their fourth season. Includes send-ups of Alien, Misery, Silence of the lambs, stuffy costume dramas, and of course the royals
Delicious( Visual )

3 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's been almost a year since the sudden death of philandering chef Leo Vincent, but his presence at the Penrose Hotel is more palpable than ever. His ex-wife, Gina, and widow, Sam, have the business, but they continue to have professional and personal disagreements
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Lark Rise to Candleford
A tiny bit marvellousLark Rise to CandlefordAgatha Christie MarpleHarry Potter and the Prisoner of AzkabanClatterfordClatterfordFrench & Saunders at the movies
Alternative Names
Dawn French

Dawn French actores a dynes digrif

Dawn French actrice et humoriste britannique

Dawn French actriz y comediante inglesa

Dawn French attrice e doppiatrice inglese

Dawn French britische Schauspielerin und Komikerin

Dawn French britisk komikar og skodespelar

Dawn French britisk komiker og skuespiller

Dawn French Brits actrice

Dawn French brittisk komiker och skådespelare

Dawn French brytyjska aktorka komediowa

Dawn French pemeran perempuan asal Britania Raya

Dawn Roma Frenchová

Frenc, Dawn Roma, 1957-

French, Dawn Roma.

French, Dawn Roma 1957-

Френч, Дон

דון פרנץ' שחקנית וקומיקאית אנגלייה

داون فرنچ بازیگر و کمدین بریتانیایی

돈 프렌치




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