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Funny Girl

New TV sitcom in development.

Funny Girl

Comedy about a fictional British comedian, based on Nick Hornby's book

Genre
Sitcom
Added to BCG
2020
Series
1
Writers
Morwenna Banks and Nick Hornby

Sitcom adaptation based on Nick Hornby's book.

Set in an alternative history of British comedy in which the nation falls in love with a Lucille Ball-like figure, Sophie Straw, the televisual Funny Girl also features two Tony Hancock-obsessed writers, Tony and Bill, drawing them together to make a BBC sitcom pilot.

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