“No funny females on TV, please. (Just stay sexy, thanks)”

Twentieth Century Fox recently held a panel called ‘Fox: The Funny Women of Comedy.’ Globe & Mail writer John Doyle attended, and wrote an article about it. Actresses from Modern Family, Glee, How I Met Your Mother, and more talked about ‘fat guy, hot chick’ syndrome, and the changes they think are necessary for women to be more than just pretty faces in the world of TV comedy.


About whoseroses

Rose is an arts administrator from Victoria, BC. She has worked at some of Canada's biggest and best festivals, including the Victoria Fringe Festival, Just for Laughs in Montreal, the Winnipeg Folk Festival, and the Victoria Film Festival. She co-founded the Winnipeg Spoken Word Festival, and helped produce the Victoria Spoken Word Festival. Rose is passionate about theatre, spoken word, comedy, and her community. She runs on festivals.
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