Joanna Lumley’s husband: Who is Stephen Barlow?
Dame Joanna Lamond Lumley DBE FRGS is an English actress, presenter, former model, author, television producer, and activist.
British actress and producer Joanna Lumley has a $25 million dollar net worth. The role of Patsy Stone in the popular BBC comedy “Absolutely Fabulous” made Joanna famous.
Lumley won two BAFTA TV Awards for the program, which is frequently rated as one of the best in the UK.
In addition to performing, Lumley is a vocal supporter of several charities and groups dedicated to animal welfare.
In addition to having a property in Scotland, Stephen and Joanna have lived in London since their marriage in 1986.
When she was 31 years old, they were married.
Who is Stephen Barlow?
Stephen William Barlow is an English conductor, principally of opera. He was an Artistic Director of the Buxton Festival from 2012 to 2018.
Barlow was a chorister at Canterbury Cathedral before studying at King’s School, Canterbury, then moving to Trinity College, Cambridge, where he was an Organ Scholar. In 1986 he married the actress Joanna Lumley, with whom he lives in London.
He composed the opera King, the story of Thomas Becket and Henry II of England, which had its world premiere in Canterbury Cathedral in April 2006. He has worked with the opera company Helios Collective on several projects. He composed a piece for Salon Russe at the National Gallery in 2016 and spoke as part of their Formations Masterclass series in 2017.
He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Music (D. Mus) for outstanding contributions to the arts by the University of Chester on 15 March 2019.
In 2019, he appeared on Laura-Jane Foley’s podcast ‘My Favourite Work of Art’ and chose F.L Griggs’ ‘The Almonry’ as his chosen work of art.
Barlow’s wife Joanna Lumley has said that the couple lives independent lives and when they are away from each other for work they do not telephone each other. Barlow is the stepfather to Lumley’s son Jamie.