She won it for her work in French and Saunders (1987). She has been nominated in various prestigious awards for several times. She has been nominated for this award for five times from 1998 to 2003 for Most Popular Comedy Performer but she has not won it yet. She played The Fat Lady in the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, replacing Elizabeth Spriggs. She is a dynamic woman, she was also chosen as the face of Terry's Chocolate Orange until August 2007.Back in 2002, she also won Rose d' Or Light Entertainment Festival in unknown category. She has also been in advertisements for Churchill Insurance Company. She has written a best-selling epistolary autobiography, which she has titled Dear Fatty.She first appeared in 1982, on Channel 4's The Comic Strip. French was paid in advance with a net worth of £1.5 million for the book, which was released in 2008. She was born in Holyhead, Anglesey, Wales to Denys Vernon French and Felicity Roma French. Edit French attended the Central School of Speech and Drama in 1977.She was enrolled at the independent St Dunstan's Abbey School. She met her future comedy partner, Jennifer Saunders there.
’ I fell in love with a man and he happened to be black and we adopted a mixed-race daughter. Edit 20 was really a sad time in her life, she divorced with her married husband.After that she started her love affairs with charity worker Mark Bignell in 2011. On 22 April 2013 it was reported that they had just married.Dawn French recently shocked viewers when she lost more than seven stone after vowing to change her lifestyle.But now the nation’s favourite comedian has floored us all once again after she appeared on The One Show on Monday looking almost unrecognisable.