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Judy Cornwell in EastEnders

In September 2007, I appeared as Queenie Trott (Heather's monstrous mother) in 4 episodes of EastEnders.

Comedy discussion panel

July 2007 - Judy Cornwell is part of a panel discussing comedy on Dutch television.

Research for new novel

At the end of February 2007, I left Brisbane and sailed up to New Guinea, Japan and China, researching my new novel.

Adventures of a Jelly Baby appears in paperback

1st August 2006 - my autobiography Adventures of a Jelly Baby appears in paperback format.

BFI Celebrates 50 Years of Armchair Theatre

On the 8th July this year, The BFI are celebrating the 50 year anniversary of the Armchair Theatre television series with a showing of Call Me Daddy (1968) starring Donald Pleasance and Judy Cornwell.

Bedroom Farce dates

This summer I am appearing in Alan Ayckbourn's Bedroom Farce, playing at a number of locations and dates in the UK:
July 24th to 29th: Eastbourne at The Devonshire Park Theatre, matinees Weds and Sat
Aug 1st to 5th: Swansea at The Grand Theatre
Aug 15th to 19th: Canterbury at The Marlowe Theatre, matinees Thurs and Sat
Sept 18th to 23rd: Cheltenham at The Everyman Theatre

Keeping Up Appearances - BBC's moneyspinner!

Fans of Keeping Up Appearances will not be surprised to learn that the top-selling programme, shown in more than 60 countries, has brought more money into the BBC's coffers than any other production. Keeping Up Appearances ran from 1990 to 1995, and was one of the most popular 'Britcoms' - particularly popular in the US.

July to September 2006 - UK theatrical tour

From July to September 2006 - Judy witll be touring the UK with a production of Alan Ayckbourn's play Bedroom Farce. Judy will be playing Delia in one of Ayckbourn's most popular plays: and a list of dates and venues will appear next month.

Currently working on new novel

With four novels (Cow and Cow Parsley, Fishcakes at the Ritz, Seventh Sunrise, and Fear and Favour) and an autobiography (Adventures of a Jelly Baby) under her belt, Judy is now working on her fifth novel. Watch this space for further developments!