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JUNE WHITFIELD ACTOR, 93 : Long-time British comedy star gained new fans thanks to role as Ab Fab's matriarch

Jan 02, 2019 - The Globe and Mail (Canada)

British actor and comedic star June Whitfield, whose long career included memorable roles in TV series Absolutely Fabulous and Terry and June, has died. She was 93.

Her agent said that she died Friday night.

Ms. Whitfield enjoyed a career spanning decades, appearing on some of Britain's most popular television shows and earning generations of fans drawn by her wide range and impeccable timing.

She was prominent in the Carry On film series and the sitcom Terry and June, co-starr...