‘You can’t be rude about anything anymore. Everyone is so sensitive’
Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley discuss all things Ab Fab after the release of their first feature film.
the script. I got a text back saying, ‘Love it.’ That’s all you get from Kate. She was totally fantastic about it.”
I think she wishes she’d had an acting career...
“She was great because she’s been a model. To her, she was being treated terribly nicely, offered cups of tea and blankets. She said, ‘Ooh, if this was a [fashion] shoot, none of this would happen; they’d just say, “Why are you shivering? Get on with it!”’ She’s absolutely brilliant.”
Making the movie with a star-studded cast was a real dream come true for us... Jennifer:
“My happiest moment was when we were shooting a sort of fantasy sequence and I looked over and I had Stella Mccartney on my shoulder, Lara Stone, Daisy Lowe, Alexa Chung, Lily Cole, Suki Waterhouse and Jourdan Dunn, and Kate wafting in. And I thought this is my fantasy – I don’t know why I’m pretending it’s Edina’s. The great thing is that because they knew each other, if someone said