DAWN French and Jennifer Saunders are reuniting for a new comedy TV show.
The comedy duo have worked together since 1978 on hit shows including The Comic Strip Presents and of course, French & Saunders.
Their series has aired intermittently since 1987, with their last outing being the 2005 Christmas Special.
However, the pair are set to reunite once again for a new special which will celebrate women in comedy.
French and Saunders: Funny Women will see Dawn, 63, and J娛樂城推薦ennifer, 62, take a look at “all of the crucial and unforgettable female contributions to the pantheon of comic history across the globe.”
The pair 真人娛樂城joked about the show, which will air on Gold: “娛樂城體驗金Are women funny…? This is the thorny, age-old question we have been chewing over since both of us were two years old and to date, we still have no definitive answer.
“So in this programme, we explore 50,000 or so irrefutable examples to see if we can draw any blatantly predetermined conclusions…”
Meanwhile the Gold Channel said the special will be “a warm, affectionate and illuminating celebration of women in comedy, presented as only French and Saunders could.”
Helen Nightingale, Senior commissioning editor at Gold added: “I’ve always been a huge fan of French and Saunders, and to be able to bring them back together on Gold to celebrate the funny women who inspire them is a dream come true.”
It isn’t the only project Dawn has娛樂城優惠 in the works with Gold, as she is also making a documentary special about the making of her hit comedy, The Vicar of Dibley.