Vicar Geraldine Granger paid an emotional tribute to Alice Tinker, saying she will be forever 'alive in our memories'.
The new episode's reference to characters played by actors who have died, as if they were still alive, divided opinion among viewers.
The sitcom will remember the actors who have passed away since the series ended in 1998.
Dawn French and James Fleet are reprising their roles as Geraldine Granger and Hugo Horton.
Dawn French will deliver three new sermons as the Vicar of Dibley to be compiled into a Christmas special.
Her alter ego Geraldine 'has been writing and delivering monthly sermons to her parishioners via Zoom'.
Dawn French and ex-husband Sir Lenny Henry moved police officers in to their home due to the 'continual racism' they were subjected to.
The 62-year-old actress and comedian previously lost over seven stone, but has now regained weight, and doesn't care.
Speaking at a screening of the second series of Sky 1’s Delicious, the Vicar of Dibley actress is quoted by Mail Online as saying: “I remember my own relationship with my own mother and the warring that we had. Dawn put her career on hold in 2012 to care for her mother, but she sadly passed away from terminal lung cancer just three months into the year, leaving the actress heart-broken. Following Felicity’s passing and despite their previous disputes, Dawn admitted her mum was the “most amazing woman”.
The Vicar of Dibley star has revealed the former couple – who adopted mixed-race daughter Billie in 1991 – suffered from horrific racial abuse during their time together, including people putting excrement on their door, and vandalising their car. “I only realised it was an issue when there was hatred from utter t***s.
After Dawn French stunned the nation by revealing she’s turning 60 this year – 60! – we couldn’t help but notice other celebs who appear to have been drinking from the fountain of youth.Whether it’s daily yoga sessions, green smoothies or a visit to a plastic surgeon, these celebs just do not appear to be ageing and we want to know their secret.So with that in mind, we’ve pulled together a whole host of beautiful people who look far younger than their years.
Comedy star Dawn French isn’t usually the kind of person you associate with raunchy sex scenes, but she admits she’s relished the opportunity to get stuck in during the filming of new Sky drama Delicious. Admitting that the role is a wee bit different to the Vicar of Dibley, Dawn said: “I’m in my late 50s and, despite what the younger generation might think, we do still have an interest in sex.
Comedian Julian Clary confirmed he’s still queen of the double entendres by announcing his marriage in his own unique style.
Comedian Dawn French has spilled the beans on her plans to grow old disgracefully. “Back then I did no drugs whatsoever, which I regret massively, and I am intending to do loads of drugs when I’m much older,” she told fellow comedian Richard Herring on his podcast.
Full disclosure: we’re a little bit in love with Dawn French. Anyway, the star of The Vicar of Dibley has opened up about her own sexual adventures in a recent interview – and has revealed that she’s even had the odd lesbian fantasy from time to time.