Emma Chambers known for her role as Honey in 1999’s Notting Hill died of natural causes on Wednesday at age 53. Chamber’s Agent said in a statement to Deadline; “We are very sad to announce the untimely death, from natural causes, of the acclaimed actress Emma Chambers,” “Over the years, Emma created a wealth of characters and an immense body of work. She brought laughter and joy to many, and will be greatly missed.”
“At this difficult time we ask that the privacy of the family and loved ones be respected,” the statement continued.
Chambers was best known for her role as Honey in 1999’s Notting Hill. She also played Alice Tinker in the BBC Comedy The Vicar of Dibley from 1994 to 2007. She is survived by her husband, actor Ian Dunn.
Her Notting Hill co-star,Hugh Grant took to Twitter to mourn; “Emma Chambers was a hilarious and very warm person and of course a brilliant actress. Very sad news.”
May her soul rest in peace.