Well-known faces and devoted followers have joined collectively to pay tribute to legendary actress Una Stubbs following her loss of life on the age of 84
Una Stubbs clearly made an enormous distinction to lots of people’s lives.
These she labored alongside, the followers who admired her and the youthful era of actors she impressed have come collectively to pay tribute following her loss of life on the age of 84.
It was introduced as we speak that the Sherlock and Worzel Gummidge star had died, along with her agent saying she had been unwell for a number of months.
Her sons Joe and Christian Henson and Jason Gilmore mentioned in an announcement: “Mum handed away quietly as we speak along with her household round her, in Edinburgh.
“We ask for privateness and understanding at this most tough and unhappy of instances.”
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Folks rushed to Twitter to pay tribute after listening to the upsetting information.
Actress Joanna Lumley posted: “Devastated to listen to concerning the passing of the good Una Stubbs. My ideas exit to her household & associates at this very unhappy time.”
Whereas actor Gyles Brandreth wrote: “Oh, that is so unhappy. Such a humorous, pretty, gifted girl – a marvellous actress with a particular fashion & a fantastic (and impish) sense of humour.
“I first met her when she was in Cowardy Custard in 1972 & final noticed her at Nicky Henson’s funeral final 12 months. A tragic day.”
EastEnders star Bonnie Langford additionally remembered Una, writing: “Such a loss. She made the whole lot look so easy. A consummate skilled, form, gracious, elegant, versatile and enjoyable. Her Aunt Sally was a masterclass alone. Condolences and like to these family members left behind”
And Sherlock showrunner Steven Moffat penned: “The loveliest mild on Baker Avenue has gone out. What a lady, what a expertise, what a star – and simply concerning the kindest, nicest, funniest individual you can meet. I don’t know the way anybody even begins summing up that profession – Until Dying Us Do Half, Fawlty Towers, the incomparable Aunt Sally in Worzel Gummidge … and, in fact, the irreplaceable coronary heart and soul of Sherlock.”
Sherlock co-creator Mark Gatiss tweeted: “It was one of many nice joys of my life to work so carefully with and to adore Una Stubbs. She was a beautiful great girl and a fantastic and serenely swish actor. Mischief was in her blood. We have been so blessed that she turned our imperishable Mrs Hudson. Goodbye darling.”
Actor Griff Rhys Jones, who starred with Una in homicide thriller comedy Homicide on the Blackpool Specific, wrote: “Devastated to listen to our attractive Una Stubbs has handed away. Liked working along with her on Homicide on the Blackpool Specific. Real and delightful individual inside & out. Ideas are along with her household. G x”
Broadcaster Kay Burley shared: “RIP the great Una Stubbs. I bear in mind her greatest working with Dick Emery and likewise Cliff Richard in Summer season Vacation. She was 84.”
The official Twitter account for channel Gold wrote in tribute: “We’re all deeply saddened to be taught that the magnificent Una Stubbs has handed away on the age of 84. Our ideas are along with her household and associates at this unhappy time.”
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Una’s legion of loyal followers additionally shared their devastation.
One tweeted: “RIP to such a ravishing proficient girl. The Sherlock Group will all the time consider you.”
One other shared: “I used to be (solely simply) 18 once I labored as an additional on Sherlock. It was my first ever job and strolling onto the set for the primary time was so nervewracking. Una Stubbs was pretty. She had a smile and a sort phrase for everyone, solid, crew and extras alike. Pondering of her household.”