Ashley Jensen

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Ashley Jensen: 'I never had a plan – I don't even know what I'm having for tea'
She has excelled as sidekicks. Now Ashley Jensen finally has a lead role – as Agatha Raisin, a PR exec who solves rural murders

Emine Saner

31, May, 2016 @8:59 AM

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The Lobster review – surreal satire and black-humour laughs
Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz and Olivia Colman deliver some fine dystopian lunacy in Yorgos Lanthimos’s English-language debut

Mark Kermode, Observer film critic

18, Oct, 2015 @7:00 AM

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The Legend of Barney Thomson review – falling flat on its farce
Robert Carlyle’s directorial debut fails to hit the funny bone, with only Emma Thompson’s foul-mouthed matriarch supplying the laughs

Jonathan Romney

26, Jul, 2015 @7:00 AM

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How I get ready: Ashley Jensen
‘Is it disgusting to admit that I don’t bother taking off that day’s makeup and starting again any more?’

Ruth Lewy

10, Dec, 2014 @11:07 AM

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My Christmas rituals: 21 celebrities reveal what they do on 25 December
Noel Fielding, Sarah Millican, Jenny Agutter, Tom Kerridge, Sophie Ellis-Bextor and a host of others reveal the strange and quirky family rituals that make the big day special for them

Observer staff

23, Nov, 2014 @6:00 AM

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Rewind TV: The Escape Artist; Ambassadors; A Very English Education – review
David Tennant should have foreseen his wife's fate but Mitchell and Webb manage to avoid the obvious, writes Andrew Anthony

Andrew Anthony

02, Nov, 2013 @6:00 PM

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All Stars – review

High School Musical meets Grange Hill in this British teen drama, writes Philip French

Philip French

04, May, 2013 @11:03 PM

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A Chorus of Disapproval; Mademoiselle Julie – review
It's hard to tell the am from the dram in Trevor Nunn's Ayckbourn. And Mademoiselle Julie needs more than Mademoiselle Binoche, writes Susannah Clapp

Susannah Clapp

29, Sep, 2012 @11:05 PM

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Ashley Jensen: 'I was on that little conveyor belt'
Extras and Ugly Betty star Ashley Jensen tells Killian Fox why she abandoned Hollywood for London's West End

Killian Fox

15, Sep, 2012 @11:05 PM

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Rob Brydon to make West End debut in Ayckbourn's A Chorus of Disapproval
Trevor Nunn will direct the actor and comedian alongside Ashley Jensen and Nigel Harman in a revival of Alan Ayckbourn's play at the Harold Pinter Theatre

Matt Trueman

29, Jun, 2012 @10:15 AM

'Maybe I'll do it with orangutans next time': the cast of Gnomeo and Juliet - video

Emily Blunt, Ashley Jensen and Kelly Asbury on how to re-interpret Shakespearean tragedy with garden gnomes, bossy frogs and a plastic flamingo

Stuart Heritage and Henry Barnes

10, Feb, 2011 @1:00 PM

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TV ratings - 21 December: Accidental Farmer harvests 4.5m viewers
Comedy drama pilot starring Ashley Jensen wins slot, beating ITV1 docusoap The Savoy. By John Plunkett

John Plunkett

22, Dec, 2010 @1:23 PM

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