Felicity Kendal, 76, shows off her smooth visage at her Noises Off West End show

Felicity Kendal showed off her incredibly smooth complexion as she attended the press night for her new show Noises Off at the Phoenix Theater in London on Wednesday.

The Good Life actress, 76, cut a glamorous figure at the afterparty after hitting the stage as Dotty Otley.

Felicity’s appearance comes after an interview where she shared that she simply “doesn’t care” what she looks like at 76 and also reflected on how her Botox use caused a “shocking” reaction from the public.

Youthful: Felicity Kendal, 76, showed off her incredibly smooth complexion as she attended the press night for her new show Noises Off at the Phoenix Theater in London on Wednesday

Youthful: Felicity Kendal, 76, showed off her incredibly smooth complexion as she attended the press night for her new show Noises Off at the Phoenix Theater in London on Wednesday

Felicity cut a sophisticated figure in a black suit with silk lapels and a white shirt after getting changed out of her floral apron costume.

The TV star wore her blonde locks in soft waves and was still sporting her heavy stage make-up.

Felicity looked decades younger than her 76 years as she beamed for cameras at the after-party.

Glam: The Good Life actress cut a glamorous figure at the afterparty after hitting the stage as Dotty Otley

Glam: The Good Life actress cut a glamorous figure at the afterparty after hitting the stage as Dotty Otley

Honest: Felicity's appearance comes after a candid interview where she shared she simply 'doesn't care' what she looks like at 76

Honest: Felicity’s appearance comes after a candid interview where she shared she simply ‘doesn’t care’ what she looks like at 76

The actress had earlier wowed on stage as Dotty in the play, which follows the backstage antics of a cast and crew doing a (fictional) play Nothing On.

Tracy-Ann Oberman and Matthew Kelly also star.

Felicity’s appearance comes after Felicity said she cares more about looking ‘presentable’ than appearing younger than her years in a piece for The Times.

Treading the boards: The actress had earlier wowed on stage as Dotty in the play, which follows the backstage antics of a cast and crew doing a (fictional) play Nothing On

Treading the boards: The actress had earlier wowed on stage as Dotty in the play, which follows the backstage antics of a cast and crew doing a (fictional) play Nothing On

Cast: Tracy-Ann Oberman, Alexander Hanson and Matthew Kelly also star

Cast: Tracy-Ann Oberman, Alexander Hanson and Matthew Kelly also star

Celebrations: Tracy-Ann and Matthew Kelly enjoyed a well-deserved drink with Felicity after the show

Celebrations: Tracy-Ann and Matthew Kelly enjoyed a well-deserved drink with Felicity after the show

Call: (LR) Sasha Frost, Joseph Millson, Tracy-Ann, Matthew, Felicity, Alexander Hanson, Pepter Lunkuse, Hubert Burton and Jonathan Coy bow at the curtain call during the press night

Call: (LR) Sasha Frost, Joseph Millson, Tracy-Ann, Matthew, Felicity, Alexander Hanson, Pepter Lunkuse, Hubert Burton and Jonathan Coy bow at the curtain call during the press night

The actress previously made headlines in 2021 with her noticeably smooth visage, having shared her affiliation for fillers and other anti-aging techniques.

Reflecting on her appearance, Felicity said: ‘Do I care about what I look like at 76? Not really. I like to look presentable, as my mother used to say, but that’s good manners not vanity.

I have talked about using Botox in the past and it seemed to cause such a fuss — as if it’s some shocking modern phenomenon. Humans have been pretending themselves for thousands of years: tattoos, corsets, the dandies with their powdered wigs.

‘People tell me I was a sex symbol in the Seventies but I never considered myself “beautiful”, I wasn’t in the same league as Julie Christie or Catherine Deneuve – don’t get me wrong, I’m perfectly happy with what I’ve got, but I didn’t get the job because I had a face and body that electrified the screen.’

Outlook: Felicity's appearance comes after Felicity said she cares more about looking 'presentable' than appearing younger than her years

Outlook: Felicity’s appearance comes after Felicity said she cares more about looking ‘presentable’ than appearing younger than her years

Wrinkle-free: Felicity previously revealed that she is a fan of Botox.

TV icon: Felicity became a beloved household name starring in The Good Life, despite running for just 30 episodes over four series (pictured in 2000)

That’s different! The actress (right in 2000) made headlines in 2021 (left) with her noticeably smooth visage, having shared her affiliation for fillers and other anti-aging techniques

Felicity added that she feels modern times are ‘quite tame’ when it comes to women’s looks, adding that in the 1970s they were ‘not afraid’ of dressing up.

In 2021, Felicity caught fans’ attention during an appearance on The Graham Norton Show, showcasing her youthful visage while discussing her latest big stage role in Anything Goes.

The Good Life star previously revealed that she is a fan of Botox, telling the Sunday Times magazine: ‘I do it every six months, then you don’t get the terrible little frown line.’

However, the grandmother-of-two has since revealed that she has given up Botox and instead relies on yoga, pilates and weightlifting to stay youthful.

Gorgeous: Felicity added she feels modern times are 'quite tame' when it comes to women's looks, adding that in the 1970s they were 'not afraid' of dressing up (pictured 1968)

Gorgeous: Felicity added she feels modern times are ‘quite tame’ when it comes to women’s looks, adding that in the 1970s they were ‘not afraid’ of dressing up (pictured 1968)

She told Good Housekeeping magazine: ‘There comes a point where you have to match bits of you with the other bits.’

While she’s never had a face-lift, the actress has had fillers around her mouth.

Felicity explained: ‘Then there was a time when you’d think, I’m over 60, I can’t possibly wear a short skirt again because of my crinkly knees.

‘Then you come out the other end and say, f*** it, I’ve got good legs, I’m going to put on tights and a short skirt.’

Health kick: Felicity previously revealed she has given up Botox and instead relies on yoga, pilates and weightlifting to stay youthful

Health kick: Felicity previously revealed she has given up Botox and instead relies on yoga, pilates and weightlifting to stay youthful

In 2007, aged 67, Kendal told The Daily Mail why she was taking a break from Botox, although she may have revisited since.

She said: ‘I haven’t done fillers or Botox for ages. There comes a point where you have to match bits of you with the other bits, otherwise you get a terribly random situation.’

Felicity said she stopped having Botox in 2010 during a 2012 interview but said back then she was thinking about going back to it once more.

“I might have it again soon,” she said. It’s nice not to have lines when you frown, especially on TV. I don’t know why people make such a fuss about it. No one is interested if a woman has her teeth capped or her hair dyed.’

Looking good: Felicity appeared on Strictly in 2010, the year she took a break from having Botox

Looking good: Felicity appeared on Strictly in 2010, the year she took a break from having Botox

She also said: Don’t have fillers when your cheekbones are high! It’s chipmunk time! The only thing to do eventually is the full thing [a facelift] but you have to do that when you’re 40.’

And no squinting around the delicate eye area for Felicity. She had severe astigmatism for years, which meant that she needed to use a magnifying glass to apply her make-up. Then, fed up with the squinting, she had a lens implant in 2009.

She later said: ‘I see more now than I ever did before. It’s the most magical operation in the world — you go from being blind to actually seeing.’

Felicity indulges in strict regular exercise and a lifetime of yoga. She says that she remembers watching her mother, who ran a Shakespeare touring company in India, doing her yoga exercises when she was a little girl.

She said: ‘I used to exercise for three hours a week doing Pilates and weights. Now I have to do five or six hours to get the same result.’

She said: ¿I used to exercise for three hours a week doing Pilates and weights.  Now I have to do five or six hours to get the same result' - pictured in 1985

She said: ‘I used to exercise for three hours a week doing Pilates and weights. Now I have to do five or six hours to get the same result’ – pictured in 1985

Felicity became a beloved household name starring in The Good Life, despite running for just 30 episodes over four series.

The mother-of-two converted to Judaism while married to her second husband Michael Rudman, who is Jewish.

The couple divorced in 1990 but have since gotten back together. Her first marriage to actor Drewe Henley lasted 11 years, and she was only 21 when they married.

She has two grandchildren, but says she has 12 in total as she counts her late sister’s children and their children as her own, as well as Rudman’s from his first marriage.

Barely aged a day: Felicity is pictured in 1971

Barely aged a day: Felicity is pictured in 1971

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