Urban Myths: Joan Rivers And Barbra Streisand. Image shows from L to R: Barbra Streisand (Jessica Barden), Joan Rivers (Katherine Ryan). Copyright: Fulwell 73 Productions.

Urban Myths: Joan Rivers And Barbra Streisand

Sky Arts comedy about Joan Rivers & Barbra Streisand. 1 episode in 2020. Stars Katherine Ryan, Jessica Barden, Laurie Kynaston, Debbie Chazen and others.

The programme is repeated on Wednesday 16th December at 11:30pm.

Press Clippings

Urban Myths review

A funny, fizzing kiss-and-tell tale of two divas.

Carol Midgley, The Times, 15th October 2020

Review: Urban Myths

Sue Perkins wrote and directed the short, giving us a convincing portrait of a young woman who didn't know yet how talented she was.

Christopher Stevens, Daily Mail, 15th October 2020

Urban Myths: When Joan Kissed Barbra review

Katherine Ryan's acerbic stand-up has been compared to Joan Rivers so often that it was surely a no-brainer to cast her as the younger version of her comedy hero.

Steve Bennett, Chortle, 14th October 2020

Sue Perkins interview

The comedian and presenter on dealing with nerves, Bake Off and why she's made a drama about Joan Rivers and Barbra Streisand.

Kate Kellaway, The Observer, 11th October 2020

Urban Myths Series 4 line-up revealed

Series 4 of Sky Arts' Urban Myths will feature stories about Les Dawson; Joan Rivers and Barbra Streisand; Jimi Hendrix; and Orson Welles.

British Comedy Guide, 13th February 2020