Who is Dawn French
Dawn French is the one half of the comedic duo, most famous for the BBC comedy show French and Saunders. She started out in English television Channel 4’s The Comic Strip Presents and acted in 27 out of 37 episodes of the comedy show, which in the 80s pioneered the alternative comedy scene in the United Kingdom. She is also a writer, producer, and presenter for television.
French’s biggest solo television role to date has been playing Geraldine Granger, a vicar of a small fictional village called Dibley. The series ran from 1994 to 2007. She was nominated for a BAFTA for Best Comedy Performance in the last episode of The Vicar of Dibley. Repeats of the show on BBC One still attract millions of viewers and it also has a loyal following amongst PBS viewers in the United States This lady of comedy has a net worth as of 2020 of over $10 million.
About Dawn French
Born on 11 October 1957 in Fowey, United Kingdom, Dawn played small comedic parts on English television until her eponymous French and Saunders which catapulted her to fame as a household name in the United Kingdom. French and Saunders ran for a stunning 20 years from 1987 to 2007. French and Saunders spoofed many celebrities and social personalities. She has appeared and acted in many films and other television shows as well over the years. One of her more memorable roles in films was The Fat Lady in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.
Dawn gained further recognition as Geraldine Granger in the series The Vicar of Dibley after French and Saunders.
How Did Dawn French Get Rich
British actress Dawn French has enjoyed a successful career that has spanned over 3 decades. During her time acting in Television, Films, and many commercials, and writing for various projects, she has amassed more than $10 million in wealth.