Kathy Burke

Actor · Director · Writer
IVA Star Rating : 65
Katherine Lucy Bridget Burke is an English actress, comedian, writer, producer, and director. She achieved fame with her appearances on sketch shows such as French and Saunders (1988–1999) and her recurring role as Magda on the BBC sitcom Absolutely Fabulous (1992–1996), as well as her frequent collaborations with fellow comedian Harry Enfield. read more

Katherine Lucy Bridget Burke is an English actress, comedian, writer, producer, and director. She achieved fame with her appearances on sketch shows such as French and Saunders (1988–1999) and her recurring role as Magda on the BBC sitcom Absolutely Fabulous (1992–1996), as well as her frequent collaborations with fellow comedian Harry Enfield. For her portrayal of Valerie in the 1997 film Nil by Mouth, she won Best Actress at the Cannes Film Festival and was nominated for a BAFTA for Best Actress in a Leading Role.

Birth Name

Katherine Lucy Bridget Burke

Born

Saturday, 13 June 1964

Actress Filmography

The Sea Beast Gwen Batterbee (voice) / Gwen Batterbie 2022
RuPaul's Drag Race UK Self - Guest Judge 2019
Kathy Burke's All Woman Self - Presenter 2019
Joe Lycett's Got Your Back Self - Guest 2019
Bad Girls Behind Bars Self - Narrator 2019
School of Roars Miss Grizzlesniff 2017
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie Magda 2016
Crashing Aunt Gladys 2016
Pan Mother Barnabas 2015
Travel Man: 48 Hours in... Self - Guest 2015
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

The Sea Beast Gwen Batterbee (voice) / Gwen Batterbie 2022
RuPaul's Drag Race UK Self - Guest Judge 2019
Kathy Burke's All Woman Self - Presenter 2019
Joe Lycett's Got Your Back Self - Guest 2019
Bad Girls Behind Bars Self - Narrator 2019
School of Roars Miss Grizzlesniff 2017
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie Magda 2016
Crashing Aunt Gladys 2016
Pan Mother Barnabas 2015
Travel Man: 48 Hours in... Self - Guest 2015
The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice Self 2014
Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled Self - Panellist 2014
The Life of Rock with Brian Pern Kathy Burke 2014
Duck Quacks Don't Echo Herself - Panelist 2014
The Last Leg Self - Guest 2012
Psychobitches Mona Lisa, The Queen Mother 2012
8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown Self - Contestant, Herself - Contestant, Self - Team Captain 2012
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Connie Sachs 2011
The Antics Roadshow Narrator (voice) / Narrator 2011
Little Crackers Nun 2010
Straight to Hell Returns Sabrina 2010
The Graham Norton Show Self, Self - Guest 2007
Flushed Away Rita's Mum (voice) / Rita's Mum 2006
The F Word Self - Guest 2005
Ruddy Hell! It's Harry and Paul Queen 2005
The Culture Show Self 2004
The Paul O'Grady Show Herself - Guest 2004
Comedy Connections Linda, Self 2003
The Importance of Being Morrissey Herself / Self 2003
Anita & Me Mrs. Rutter / Mrs. Deidre Rutter / Mrs. Diedre Rutter 2002
Once Upon a Time in the Midlands Carol 2002
V Graham Norton Self - Guest 2002
The Martins Angie Martin 2001
Happiness Self 2001
Kevin & Perry Go Large Perry 2000
Love, Honor and Obey Kathy 2000
Let Them Eat Cake Cecile 1999
This Year's Love Marey 1999
Gimme Gimme Gimme Linda 1999
Elizabeth Queen Mary Tudor 1998
Dancing at Lughnasa Maggie Mundy / Margaret 'Maggie' Mundy 1998
So Graham Norton Self - Guest 1998
The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling Honour 1997
Nil by Mouth Valerie 1997
Light Lunch Self 1997
Never Mind the Buzzcocks Self, Self - Host 1996
TFI Friday Self 1996
The Frank Skinner Show Self - Guest 1995
Harry Enfield and Chums Lulu the Toddler / Perry / Waynetta Slob, Waynetta Slob / Pam Herbert, Randy Old Lady Hilda / Waynetta Slob, Randy Old Lady Hilda / Waynetta Slob / Perry, Randy Old Lady Hilda / Perry, Randy Old Lady Hilda / Perry / Waynetta Slob, Perry, Perry / Waynetta Slob, Perry / Pam Herbert / Lulu the Toddler / Waynetta Slob, Perry / Lulu the Toddler, Perry / Lulu the Toddler / Randy Old Lady Hilda, Pam Herbert / Randy Old Lady Hilda 1994
Common As Muck Sharon 1994
Room 101 Perry, Self 1994
Live & Kicking Self 1993
Absolutely Fabulous Magda 1992
Murder Most Horrid Helen 1991
Hulmerist Cast - Ouija Board, Ouija Board 1991
Performance Christine 1991
Harry Enfield's Television Programme Waynetta Slob 1990
Have I Got News for You Self - Guest Presenter, Self 1990
The Secret Policeman's Biggest Ball Herself / Self 1989
Work Experience Sally 1989
Walker Annie Mae 1987
Eat the Rich Kathy 1987
Straight to Hell Returns Sabrina 1987
French and Saunders Tilly / Pan's People, Private Burke, Mrs. Dobson, Angela's agent 1987
Casualty Lorraine McCullier 1986
A Very Peculiar Practice Alice 1986
Sid and Nancy Brenda Windzor 1986
Sacred Hearts Tillie 1985
Screen Two Debbie 1985
Forever Young Girl 1983
The Comic Strip Presents Mary, Waitress, Charlotte 1982
Scrubbers Glennis 1982

Director Filmography

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