Helen Lederer talks Ab Fab, women in comedy and Losing It

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Helen Lederer talks Ab Fab, women in comedy and Losing It

Helen Lederer is perhaps best-known for her role as the dippy Catriona in Absolutely Fabulous, a part she is reprising for the forthcoming film.

She is also carving a career as a novelist, with her new novel Losing It, which she is reading from at the Chortle Comedy Festival in Crouch End.

Lederer told London Live's Luke Blackall about her new work and why she's championing funny female writers.

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