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Clarissa Dickson Wright, half of the 'Two Fat Ladies' duo, dies
Clarissa Dickson Wright, half of the 'Two Fat Ladies' duo, dies

Clarissa Dickson Wright, the unlikely television star who shook up the food world from a motorcycle sidecar, died Saturday. Wright, half of the “Two Fat Ladies,” a series that featured Wright and co-host Jennifer Patterson touring the English countryside cooking and dispensing pithy comments, was 66 and "hadn't been well for a while" according to her agents. Trained as a lawyer, Wright struggled with alcoholism for many years before reinventing herself as a culinary icon. She was discovered by the BBC while she was running a cookbook store in London and writing a recipe column. Paired with Patterson, who died in 1999 at age 71, they were an unlikely success....

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