Bella le Pard’s career as a TV presenter is ‘on hold’. To fill her days, she sits in a coffee shop and obsesses about a wedding dress in the neighbouring shop. Her luck changes when she gets the call from her old boss at ‘Flair for living TV’ to present a pilot for a new food and chat show. But her revived TV career is short-lived when one of the celebrity guests threatens to steal the show. Bella finds herself turning to blackmail to save her job. But will her threat to reveal her boss’s infidelity keep her on TV? And will she ever find a reason to buy that dream wedding dress?
Born In Llandovery, Helen began her stand-up comedy career at London’s Comedy Store. She is best known as the dippy Catriona in the hit TV series Absolutely Fabulous with Jennifer Saunders. She has appeared in many hit TV comedies including Naked Video, French and Saunders, The Young Ones and Harry Enfield’s Television Programme. She is a familiar voice on BBC Radio 4. Writing credits include Coping with Helen Lederer, Single Minding, Girls Night Out and Girls Night In. Her one-woman show Still Crazy was a sell out at the Edinburgh Festival.