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The state of women in comedy | According to one woman in comedy, Sara Schaefer

The state of women in comedy

What are female comics doing these days? What’s the situation? Did we solve it yet? I’d like to check in and take stock. But before I do that,…

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The First Date from hell | Comedian left grimacing at her sexist suitor

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The level of chauvinism facing female comedians was thrown into sharp focus last night, thanks to Channel 4's First Dates.Stand-up Kelly Convey was set up on a…

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A trailer has been released for Battle Of The Sexes, the film about the famous 1973 clash between tennis greats Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs.

Steve Carell plays ex-men’s-champ and ‘serial hustler’ Riggs who challenged women’s world No. 1 King, played by Emma Stone, to the match – and prompted a media circus.

The movie also stars Sarah Silverman, Andrea Riseborough,  Elisabeth Shue, Bill Pullman and  Alan Cumming.

It was today announced that Battle Of The Sexes will be released in cinemas in the UK and Ireland on October 20.


Trailer released for Battle Of The Sexes

With Steve Carell, Emma Stone and Sarah Silverman

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