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Entertainment Sian Clifford Reveals The Special Gift Phoebe Waller-Bridge Gave Her After TV Bafta Win

15:26  01 august  2020
15:26  01 august  2020 Source:   huffingtonpost.co.uk

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Sian Clifford has said she is celebrating her Bafta win with Fleabag creator Phoebe Waller - Bridge , and her friend even presented her with Speaking after her win , she told the press: “There was sound feedback so we broke into our friend’s house down the road. “We reunited after I won and she gave

Fleabag's Sian Clifford has revealed the very special gift Phoebe Waller - Bridge gave her after Sharing how she and Waller - Bridge planned to watch the virtual Virgin Media BAFTA Television "So I was there and she stayed at her's, but we reunited after I won . She ran over and gave me the

Phoebe Waller-Bridge et al. that are looking at the camera: Sian and Phoebe as Claire and Fleabag © BBC Sian and Phoebe as Claire and Fleabag

Sian Clifford didn’t just bag a famous golden statue when she won a TV Bafta on Friday – she also got something arguably more priceless.

The actor has revealed her Fleabag co-star Phoebe Waller-Bridge gifted her the the famous godmother sculpture from the show to celebrate her win.

Sian beat Phoebe and other nominees to win Female Performance In A Comedy during the surreal event, which saw winners and nominees forced to appear from home over video link.

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The Fleabag team are sharing the spoils after Sian Clifford , who plays Claire in the comedy series, beat Phoebe Waller - Bridge to win a BAFTA TV Award. Clifford also beat out Sarah Kendall, who stars in Frayed, the Merman and Guesswork Television -produced comedy that airs on Sky and HBO

Fleabag's Sian Clifford has revealed the very special gift Phoebe Waller - Bridge gave her after being awarded a BAFTA tonight (July 31). The actress, who plays Fleabag's sister Claire in the dark comedy series, picked up the award for Best Female Performance in a Comedy Programme

Sian Clifford won Female Performance In A Comedy at the TV Baftas © BBC Sian Clifford won Female Performance In A Comedy at the TV Baftas

She revealed they had been watching the ceremony together, but had to separate when they both had to call into the show to find out who’d won.

Speaking after her win, Sian told the press: “There was sound feedback so we broke into our friend’s house down the road.

“We reunited after I won and she gave me the godmother statue, we both have one.”

Phoebe Waller-Bridge et al. that are looking at the camera: Sian and Phoebe as Claire and Fleabag © BBC Sian and Phoebe as Claire and Fleabag

The sculpture, of the naked torso of Fleabag and her sister’s late mother crafted by their godmother, is a fixture in the show.

Sian said she and Phoebe – who she has been friends with for over 20 years – had been “stuffing their faces” with vegan burgers during the ceremony as they “saw off the show”, which came to a conclusion with its critically-acclaimed second series.

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© BBC phoebe waller bridge baftas . Waller - Bridge actually had her tweezers out and doing a rather thorough job of it, which was quite something. Anyway, once the chin picking was all done, Fleabag triumphed for the second year and this time it was Clifford who took the award for the category.

It was "showbusiness as usual" at this year's Bafta TV Awards, despite the dramatically pared-down However, she and her co-star Phoebe Waller - Bridge did have to break in to their friend's house to Exclusive: Fleabag's Sian Clifford says Phoebe Waller - Bridge gave her Godmother statue when

She added: “There is so much history with this show, with my friendship with Phoebe.

“We have just championed each other since that day and I just feel so lucky to have found her and have somebody who believes in me more than I believe in myself.”


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