Funny Cow. Funny Cow (Maxine Peake). Copyright: Moviehouse Entertainment.

Funny Cow

2018 British comedy film about a female comic. Stars Maxine Peake, Paddy Considine, Tony Pitts, Vic Reeves, Kevin Eldon and others.

Funny Cow. Funny Cow (Maxine Peake). Copyright: Moviehouse Entertainment.

Funny Cow

Comedy drama focusing on a female comedian working the northern working mens' club circuit in the 1970s & 1980s

Genre
Film
Released
2018
Starring
Maxine Peake, Paddy Considine, Tony Pitts, Vic Reeves, Kevin Eldon, Christine Bottomley, Stephen Graham, Macy Shackleton and others
Writer
Tony Pitts
Director
Adrian Shergold
Producers
Kevin Proctor and Mark Vennis

Funny Cow charts the rise to stardom of a female comedienne through the 1970s and 1980s. It is set against the backdrop of working men's clubs and the stand-up comedy circuit of the North of England.

From her troubled childhood to her turbulent adult relationships, the Funny Cow uses the raw material of her life experiences to bring her unique style of comedy to the stage. A stand-up comedienne in an all-male world, Funny Cow delivers tragedy and comedy in equal measure.

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