Joanna Lumley OBE FRGS

Joanna Lumley OBE FRGS

Best known for her BAFTA award-winning acting career, Joanna Lumley is a human rights activist, animal welfare campaigner, and author of seven books, including 'Girl Friday' and 'In the Kingdom of the Thunder Dragon.' Her TV travel documentary work has included journeys in Norway, Greece, Rwanda, Iran, Japan, and India, as well as through eight countries on the ancient Silk Road trade route, and a 6,400-mile adventure from Hong Kong to Moscow on the Trans-Siberian Railway.

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