Joanna Lumley
Joanna Lumley
Real Name/Full Name Joanna Lamond Lumley
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Joanna Lumley
Birth Place: Srinagar, Jammu, Kashmir, British India.
Date Of Birth/Birthday: May 1, 1946
Age/How Old: 78 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 173 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
Weight: In Kilograms – 57 Kg
In Pounds – 127 lbs
Eye Color: N/A
Hair Color: N/A
Parents Name: Father – James Rutherford Lumley
Mother –Thyra Beatrice Rose
Siblings: N/A
School: Mickledene School,  St. Mary’s  Convent school
College: Clayton Finishing School
Religion: Buddism
Nationality: British
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Michael Claydon (1960), Stephen Barlow ( m. 1986), Jeremy Lioyd (m. 1970 div 1970)
Kids/Children Name: James Lumley
Profession: Actress, author, presenter, activist
Net Worth: $25 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Joanna Lamond Lumley is an Enlgish actress, author, activist, and former model. She has been in the entertainment industry for over 50 years and has been the face behind some of the very successful movies and films. She became popular for featuring in the BBC sitcom “Absolutely Fabulous” playing the role of Patsy Stone from 1992-2012 a role that made her win BAFTA Awards and also nominated and honored in several others. Some of the other notable films she has starred are such as Sapphire & Steel, Jam & Jerusalem, and Finding Alice and Shirley valentine among many more.

Well, how well do you know about Joanna Lumley? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Joanna Lumley’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Joanna Lumley to date.

Biography and Early Life

Joanna Lamond Lumley was born on May 1, 1946 in Srinagar, Jammu, Kashmir, British India.  She is the daughter to Her mother Thyra Beatrice Rose and her father major James Rutherford Lumley who has English and Scottish roots and was   a former officer in the British Indian Army.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Joanna Lumley in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Joanna Lumley’s age is 78 years old as of today’s date 12th July 2024 having been born on 1 May 1946. Though, she is 5′ 8″ in feet and inches and 173 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 127 lbs in Pound and 57 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is N/A and hair color is N/A.


When they moved to Asia she was enrolled Mickledene School in Rolvenden, Kent as a boarder at the age of 8 years. Then she went to St. Mary’s Convent school on the ridge. Then she went ahead to attend Lucie Clayton Finishing School situated in London. Previously at the age of 16 years she had been rejected by the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Joanna Lumley With Husband Stephen Barlow
Joanna Lumley With Husband Stephen Barlow

 Her son Jamie was born in the year 1967. She has romantically involved with Jeremy Liod an actor but their relationship did not last for long. Then in 1986 she also got married to Stephen Barlow the conductor where they used to reside in London. Their relationship with Michael Cladon happened to sire a handsome son named James Lumley. The   two had gotten married in the year 1960 and having that it was their first marriage they seemed to thrive in their union then until they got divorced after a short while.

Is Joanna Lumley Lesbian?

Joanna has been to so many relationships with male genders in the past and so it rules out the fact that she can be a lesbian. She has been married in at least marriages in the past with female gende.

Professional Career

She started her career as a photographic model for the renowned Brian Duffy. She also happened to for Jean muir as a house model. Then in 1966 she appeared in the Bruce Forsyth show then three years later she appeared in the TV advertisement for “Nimble Bread”.

Then without any form of formal training she started her career ion acting landing her first minor role in 1969 in the film “Some girls Do” then followed by On her Majesty’s Secret Service. After showing her capabilities she started receiving more frequent roles in acting with memorable roles in coronation Street. Then she appeared in James and the giant Peach and Corpse Bride in 1996 and 2005 respectively.

Then she landed her first major role in “The New Avengers playing the role of Purdey for all the 26 episodes from 1976-1977. Then she appeared in “Sapphire & Steel” a series she starred in 1979 with David McCallum. Then the film was followed by another film role in “Absolutely Fabulous” the BBC comedy television series palying as Patsy Stone from (1992-1996, 2001-2004, and 2011-2012)


With her experience of over 4 decades she has received several awards in her favour. She was nominated BAFTA Awards for the best actress in the year 1999. She won two BAFTA awards for her role in “Absolutely Fabulous”. In the year 2013 she became a receiver of the special recognition awards which was at the National Television Awards. Then she was also honoured with the BAFTA Fellowship award in 2017.

She provided her voice in the animated series in “The Forgotten toys” in the year 1995. Then in 1999 she voiced “Foxbusters “The BAFTA award winning series. She also is a producer who has co-produced “Cazalets”. Additionally, she was nominated at the Tony Awards for the best-Featured actress in a play for her role in “La Bete”.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Joanna Lumley in 2024

Joanna Lumley Net Worth
Joanna Lumley Net Worth

The Sapphire & Steel actress has over her 50 years of experience cumulatively has a hefty amount in her c=bank account as a result of her career. She started out as a model and then diverted her attention to acting and this is the career that has majorly contributed to her worth to be in millions.  Besides her acting career she has also voiced several movies and also has become a producer in the recent past. Her net worth is estimated to be $25 million as of 2024.

Despite her advanced age, she has managed to still look fabulous and bold. She started acting having not attended any class for acting this shows that she has real talent and has been very intentional at making it into the entertainment world.


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