British actress June Whitfield has died. She was 93.
According to multiple reports, the actress passed on Friday night. According to The New York Times her death was confirmed by her agent, according to the BBC.
Whitfield was best known for her role as Edina Monsoon, mother of Jennifer Saunders’ character in the British sitcom Absolutely Fabulous.The series ran from 1992 to 1996. Her other credits include, EastEnders, Take It From Here, Terry and June, Doctor Who and Friends. Her career spanned more than six decades.
“I’ve always said one of the reasons I’ve worked for so long is that I’m no trouble,” she told The Guardian in 2011.