Kathryn Hahn to play Joan Rivers in new Showtime series

Sep 21, 2021 12:03

Kathryn Hahn will play Joan Rivers in “The Comeback Girl,” a limited series in development at Showtime. https://t.co/WWkA6irPxU pic.twitter.com/YymkpKVHCF
- Variety (@Variety) September 21, 2021

• Kathryn Hahn bounces back after a surprising Emmy loss on Sunday with the announcement of a new Showtime limited series, "The Comeback Girl"

• Hahn will play Joan Rivers and the series will focus on the aftermath of the 1987 cancellation of Rivers' late night talk show and the death of her husband Edgar Rosenberg.

• Hahn will also serve as an executive producer on the show, with Greg Berlanti set to direct.


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