Joan Rivers TV Series ‘The Comeback Girl’ With Kathryn Hahn Not Moving Forward (Exclusive)
Because of issues around the life rights of Joan Rivers, a limited series in which Kathryn Hahn would have played the legendary comedian isn’t moving forward.The project, called “The Comeback Girl,” was announced last month in Variety.
It had been in development at Showtime, and was to be produced by Warner Bros.
Television, Atlas Entertainment and Berlanti Productions.
Hahn was attached as its star and executive producer, and Greg Berlanti was going to direct and executive produce the series, which was based on a spec script by Cosmo Carlson.Yet Rivers’ life rights, which are held by her daughter,