Celia Imrie is an Olivier award-winning actress best known for her parts in the films ‘Calendar Girls’ and ‘Nanny McPhee’. In February 2015 she returns as Madge in ‘The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’. Her roles on stage include Dotty in ‘Noises Off’ and Mrs Tilehouse in ‘The Sea’, and, on television, Diana in ‘After You’ve Gone’, Vera in ‘A Dark Adapted Eye’ and Miss Babs in ‘Acorn Antiques’. Last year she brought her cabaret/revue show ‘Laughing Matters’ to Crazy Coqs and then to the St James Theatre. Her autobiography, The Happy Hoofer, was published in 2011.