|Birthdate:||May 1, 1946|
|Birthplace:||Srinagar, Kashmir and Jammu (princely state)|
Joanna Lamond Lumley, OBE FRGS (born 1 May 1946) is an English actress, voice-over artist, former model, author and activist. She starred in the British television series Absolutely Fabulous as Patsy Stone, as well as in The New Avengers, Sapphire & Steel, Jam & Jerusalem and Sensitive Skin. In film she has appeared in On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969), Trail of the Pink Panther (1982), and James and the Giant Peach (1996). Lumley later appeared in Maybe Baby (2000), Ella Enchanted (2004), Corpse Bride (2005) and The Wolf of Wall Street (2013). In 2011 she was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play for her performance in La Bête. Lumley is an advocate of human rights activist for Survival International and the Gurkha Justice Campaign. She supports charities and animal welfare groups such as Compassion in World Farming and Vegetarians' International Voice for Animals. She is patron of the Farm Animal Sanctuary. She won the Special Recognition Award at The National Television Awards in 2013. As of July 2012, Lumley was planning, in collaboration with the designer Thomas Heatherwick, a controversial pedestrian "Garden Bridge" across the Thames in London.