Bella Emberg: Tributes as 'huge comedy talent' dies

From BBC - January 12, 2018

Tributes have been paid to the "huge comedy talent" Bella Emberg, who has died, aged 80.

The British actress will be remembered for her character Blunder Woman, the comic sidekick of hapless superhero Cooperman in the 1980s television programme The Russ Abbot Show.

She was "a woman of immense warmth and generosity", Abbot said.

Emberg also appeared on The Benny Hill Show, Z Cars, and Doctor Who in a television career spanning six decades.

"She was not only a great sport but a huge comedy talent. I count myself very lucky to have worked alongside her," Abbot added.


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