About

The story of the life of comedienne Fanny Brice, from her early days in the Jewish slums of the Lower East Side, to the height of her career with the Ziegfeld Follies, including her marriage to and eventual divorce from her second husband, Nick Arnstein.

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Directed by

William Wyler

Written by

Isobel Lennart (Screenplay)

Runtime

149 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

People who see FUNNY GIRL are the luckiest people in the world!

Cast

Keywords

marriage musical comedian divorce

Photos

Lists

#41 on AFI's 100 years...100 passions AFI

Awards

Oscar for Best Actress in a Leading Role

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Score of a Musical Picture (Original or Adaptation)

Oscar nomination for Best Film Editing

Oscar nomination for Best Cinematography