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After a TV Season of Lady-Centric Comedy, Bring On the Truly Weird Women

At the beginning of this year, when I looked at the female comedic archetypes the television season had given us in a highly-touted year of funny women, and that it was teeing up to deliver, there seemed to be four clear categories: the Woodland Creature for those wide-eyed innocents like New Girl‘s Jess and Are [...]
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Who Is the Best Comedic Actress of 2009?

Entertainment : BuzzSugar (5 years ago)

Funny ladies of the big screen always make me happy; they can roll with the best of the boys and manage to be completely captivating doing it. This year's romantic comedies and girl-power anthems gave Hollywood's women plenty of cha... Read Post

Judd Apatow ventures into female comedy again

Entertainment : The Marquee Blog (3 years ago)

Judd Apatow knows that women have always been funny. But the filmmaker says that after producing “Bridesmaids," he still hears lots of chatter about this being the age of the funny ladies. The thought seems to amuse him. “It is kind... Read Post

What This Year’s Female-Driven Comedies Can—and Can’t—Do For Women In TV and at Home

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (2 years ago)

Six months ago, it seemed like we were at the verge of a promising new age in female comedy (at least, if you’re a white lady). Bridesmaids was a big, and unexpected, hit. And it was the beginning of a television season in which the... Read Post


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