Joanna Lumley joins the Mistresses

Veteran television actress Joanna Lumley is to join the cast of BBC One drama Mistresses for its third and final series. 

ATVJoanna Lumley to join the cast of BBC One series Mistresses for the drama’s third and final season. The third series will begin production early next year and will most likely air during the summer. In the drama Lumley will play the mother of Kate [Sarah Parish] who imposes herself on her daughter as she tries to make a fresh start for herself.


“‘We are absolutely delighted to welcome another Mistress to the fold in the shape of the sublime Joanna Lumley. Joanna’s involvement is just one of the many treats we have in store for what is shaping up to be an explosive finale.” – Bethan Jones, executive producer of Mistresses

Lumley is no stranger to the world of television thanks to roles in shows such as Ab Fab, Jam and Jerusalem, Sapphire and Steel, The New Avengers, Coronation Street, Sensitive Skin and General Hospital.


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