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Absolutely Fabulous

Book Clubbin' (Season 5, Episode 2)
TV-14
TV Episode | 29 min | Comedy

Saffy is visited by an ante-natal midwife who takes a dislike to Eddy, causing her to have nightmares in which the baby - who resembles the midwife - is trying to stab her. Patsy's contribution to the pregnancy is to give Saffy advice on ...See moreSaffy is visited by an ante-natal midwife who takes a dislike to Eddy, causing her to have nightmares in which the baby - who resembles the midwife - is trying to stab her. Patsy's contribution to the pregnancy is to give Saffy advice on abortions. The elegant 'Plum' arrives for the women's book club but the main topic tends to be celebrity gossip magazines and little is accomplished. However when John, the baby's father, arrives and Eddy sees that he is a black student Saffy met in Africa and is now living in London, she is overjoyed at the notion of being the grandmother to a mixed raced baby. Written by don @ minifie-1 See less
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Jennifer Saunders (idea) | Dawn French (idea) | Sue Perkins (additional material)
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Updated Oct 24, 2003

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Oct 24, 2003 (United Kingdom)
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Julia Sawalha
Saffron Saffron   See fewer
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Jane Horrocks
Bubble Bubble   See fewer
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Janette Tough
Midwife (as Janette Krankie) Midwife (as Janette Krankie)   See fewer
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Kristin Scott Thomas
Plum Berkeley (as Kristin Scott-Thomas) Plum Berkeley (as Kristin Scott-Thomas)   See fewer
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Felix Dexter
John Johnston John Johnston   See fewer
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Geri Horner
Herself (as Geri Halliwell) Herself (as Geri Halliwell)   See fewer
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8.2 / 10 | 174 votes