Actress Joanna Lumley has described those people who perform in the arts as “courageous people” who are “not moaners… mainly because they’re utilized to knock-backs all the time”, but included that this 12 months has “pushed people today into the most dreadful scenarios”.
The Completely Magnificent star spoke to BBC Breakfast about her part in a star-studded looking through of
‘Twas the Evening In advance of Christmas – to raise recognition about the Actors’ Benevolent Fund (ABF), which supports all those in the arts.
The online video also options the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall, Tom Hardy, Ncuti Gatwa, Dame Judi Dench, Dame Maggie Smith and additional.
Ms Lumley also gave her suggestions to people emotion anxious about Xmas day under lockdown.