Emma Chambers Dead - 'Notting Hill' Actress Dies at 53

25 February 2018, 12:05 | Santos Harmon

Emma Chambers as Honey in Notting Hill

Emma Chambers as Honey in Notting Hill

Once asked if she resembled her portrayal of the dippy Alice Tinker in real life, The Vicar Of Dibley star Emma Chambers rejected the comparison with the words: "I'm a cynical old bitch".

Notting Hill and Vicar of Dibley actress Emma Chambers, 53, sadly passed away suddenly of natural causes on February 21, according to her agent and reported by Daily Mail.

Chambers, who also starred alongside Dawn French in long-running British comedy The Vicar of Dibley, passed away from "natural causes".

He said: "Emma created a wealth of characters and an vast body of work. She brought laughter and joy to many", her agent said in a statement.

Emma is survived by her husband Ian Dunn.

Curtis' wife, broadcaster Emma Freud, was among one of the first to pay tribute to the couple's "beautiful friend".

She played the role of Alice Tinker in The Vicar of Dibley from 1994 to 2007.

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She also won fans for her scene-stealing performance in Notting Hill as the zany sister of Hugh Grant's character, Honey.

She also captured worldwide attention for her supporting role in the 1999 Hugh Grant and Julia Roberts comedy Notting Hill. "I will miss her very much".

We are sending healing wishes to all those affected by Emma's passing during this hard time.

French tweeted a memory of her co-star on Saturday, writing: "I was regularly humped like this by the unique & attractive spark that was Emma Chambers".

"Knew her when she was a kid in Doncaster".

Emma's Notting Hill co-star James Dreyfus added: "RIP the wonderful and talented Emma Chambers. She was very amusing". "She made it. We say this a lot, but Emma IS a great loss to our screens". Notting Hill is one of my favourite films of all time and she is so stunningly superb in it.



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