Absolutely Fabulous (1992–2012)

TV Series  -   -  Comedy
8.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.1/10 from 11,543 users  
Reviews: 47 user | 13 critic

Edina Monsoon and her best friend Patsy drive Eddie's sensible daughter, Saffron, up the wall with their constant drug abuse and outrageous selfishness. Numerous in-jokes and heavy doses of... See full summary »

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

Staff Picks: Favorite Horror Movies

We asked IMDb staffers to provide their favorite horror movies.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 35 titles
created 01 Oct 2010
 
a list of 48 titles
created 11 Mar 2011
 
a list of 22 titles
created 28 Apr 2011
 
a list of 31 titles
created 21 Jan 2012
 
a list of 36 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Absolutely Fabulous (1992–2012)

Absolutely Fabulous (1992–2012) on IMDb 8.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Absolutely Fabulous.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



Unknown   6   5   4   3   2   1  
2012   2011   2005   2004   … See all »
8 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

French and Saunders (TV Series 1987)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

This BBC comedy skit show is the brainchild of longtime comedy duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. Each episode would feature satire on British life, television, and parodies on big box ... See full summary »

Stars: Dawn French, Jennifer Saunders, Simon Brint
The Vicar of Dibley (1994–2007)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A boisterous female minister comes to serve in an eccentricly conservative small town's church.

Stars: Dawn French, Gary Waldhorn, James Fleet
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
Director: Gabriel Aghion
Stars: Josiane Balasko, Nathalie Baye, Marie Gillain
The Young Ones (1982–1984)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The crazy and sometimes surreal comedic adventures of four very different students in Thatcher's Britain.

Stars: Rik Mayall, Adrian Edmondson, Nigel Planer
Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A snobbish housewife is determined to climb the social ladder, in spite of her family's working class connections and the constant chagrin of her long suffering husband.

Stars: Patricia Routledge, Clive Swift, Geoffrey Hughes
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Revolving around the life of Vivienne Vyle, a daytime TV presenter/agony aunt in the mold of Trisha, the show focuses on not only the problems of her guests but the problems Vivienne faces herself in regards to her love and home life.

Stars: Jennifer Saunders, Miranda Richardson, Conleth Hill
Comedy

Patsy and Edina waking up hungover in the empty drifting yacht of an oligarch in the middle of the ocean. Even worse, their cellphones can't get a signal.

Stars: Joanna Lumley, Jennifer Saunders
Comedy | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

During the filming of her very own documentary, 'A Day in My Life', Eddie drops in on her mother who's working in a Help the Aged charity shop. There she reminisces about the people and ... See full summary »

Director: Bob Spiers
Stars: Jennifer Saunders, Joanna Lumley, June Whitfield
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A series of outtakes and deleted scenes from the first few seasons of "Absolutely Fabulous".

Director: Bob Spiers
Stars: Patrick Barlow, Alexandra Bastedo, Jo Brand
Ab Fab (TV Movie 2009)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  
Director: James Burrows
Stars: Kathryn Hahn, Kristen Johnston, Zosia Mamet
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Edina (40 episodes, 1992-2012)
...
 Patsy (40 episodes, 1992-2012)
...
 Saffron (40 episodes, 1992-2012)
June Whitfield ...
 Mother (37 episodes, 1992-2012)
...
 Bubble / ... (33 episodes, 1992-2012)
Edit

Storyline

Edina Monsoon and her best friend Patsy drive Eddie's sensible daughter, Saffron, up the wall with their constant drug abuse and outrageous selfishness. Numerous in-jokes and heavy doses of cruel humour have made this series a cult hit in the UK and abroad. Written by Alexander Lum <aj_lum@postoffice.utas.edu.au>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Sin is in, sweetie.

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

24 July 1994 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ab Fab  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(24 episodes) | (2 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

In the episode "Morrocco" the houseboy is named Yentob. Alan Yentob was then the director of BBC1. See more »

Quotes

Patsy: [to Saffy] Oh you little BITCH TROLL FROM HELL.
See more »

Crazy Credits

At the end of series four's credits, a clip of David Bowie singing "Ziggy Stardust" has been inserted. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Very Important Pennis: Very Important Pennis: Part 2 (1996) See more »

Soundtracks

This Wheel's On Fire
Written by Bob Dylan and Rick Danko
Performed by Julie Driscoll and Adrian Edmondson
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

"Ab Fab" is the hottest thing on television!!
4 February 2002 | by (New Jersey) – See all my reviews

I have to be honest and say that i have never heard of this show before Comedy Central put it on their station in November. I watch One episode, and i was converted to Ab Fab since then. I always watch Patsy and Edina on Mondays at 9, and pretty soon i will be getting the DVD.

This show is really amazing. It has more to it then them getting drunk and acting stupid, it has clever lines and jokes i could never come up with. I envy Jennifer Saunders for her talent, she is absolutely funny and fabulous! So is Joanna Lumley. Shows like "Absolutely Fabulous" make me want to be from Britain because i have to say, that with the comedy they have their, we could not even compare to them.

Ab Fab is the one of the Best TV shows, EVER!!!!!!!! I hope that Patsy and Edina come back to treat us to more AB FAB!!!


16 of 19 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Why does Eddy call Sara 'Titicaca'? sweet-ass-gal
Is it ever explained? jeffnova
Hmmm Phantomzonevillain
Why Isn't Patsy's Mother British? Juliadotcom715
Eddie's 'fat' problem tally1-934-484232
My favorite comedy satemple111
Discuss Absolutely Fabulous (1992) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page