Joanna Lumley embarks her own Greek Odyssey to explore Europe's most influential country, a land so rich in history, myth and romance. From the Greek islands to its far northern borders, to Mount Olympus to Corfu.

Joanna Lumley's Greek Odyssey - Netflix

Type: Documentary

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 60 minutes

Premier: 2011-10-13

Joanna Lumley's Greek Odyssey - Joanna Lumley - Netflix

Joanna Lamond Lumley, (born 1 May 1946) is an English actress, former model, author and activist. She won two BAFTA TV Awards for her role as Patsy Stone in the BBC sitcom Absolutely Fabulous (1992–2012), and was nominated for the 2011 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play for the Broadway revival of La Bête. In 2013, she received the Special Recognition Award at the National Television Awards and in 2017, she was honoured with the BAFTA Fellowship award. Lumley's other television credits include The New Avengers (1976–77), Sapphire & Steel (1979–82), Sensitive Skin (2005–07), and Jam & Jerusalem (2006–08). Her film appearances include On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969), Trail of the Pink Panther (1982), James and the Giant Peach (1996), Ella Enchanted (2004), Corpse Bride (2005), The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), and Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016). Lumley is an advocate and 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 also patron of the Farm Animal Sanctuary. She is also known as 'daughter of Nepal' in Nepal

Joanna Lumley's Greek Odyssey - Theatre - Netflix

Don't Just Lie There Say Something – Garrick Theatre, 1971 Private Lives – British tour, 1982 Noel & Gertie – King's Head, Islington, 1983 Hedda Gabler – Dundee Rep, 1984 Blithe Spirit – Vaudeville Theatre, 1986 An Ideal Husband – Chichester Festival, 1987 The Revengers' Comedies – Strand Theatre, 1991 Who Shall I Be Tomorrow? – Greenwich Theatre, 1992 The Letter – Lyric Hammersmith, 1995 Jack and the Beanstalk – Royal Albert Hall, 1996 The Cherry Orchard – Sheffield Crucible, 2007 La Bête – Comedy Theatre and Music Box Theater, New York, 2010 The Lion in Winter – Theatre Royal, Haymarket, 2011

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