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Dawn French's Girls Who Do: Comedy

Episode #1.1 (Season 1, Episode 1)
TV Episode | 29 min | Documentary, Comedy

Dawn French, interviews her favorite comediennes and asks about their upbringing, family life, entree into comedy, routines for generating material, whether they hang out with other funny people, comedic influences, professional jealousy ...See moreDawn French, interviews her favorite comediennes and asks about their upbringing, family life, entree into comedy, routines for generating material, whether they hang out with other funny people, comedic influences, professional jealousy and how being funny affects one's love life. The series began as three episodes comprised of clips from 36 interviewees. The series returned four months later with six full-length interviews of Whoopi Goldberg, Catherine Tate, Kathy Burke, Julie Walters, Victoria Wood and Joan Rivers. Written by Samb Hicks See less
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Aug 13, 2006 (United Kingdom)

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6.8 / 10 | 6 votes