Funny Lady Poster

Release Date: March 27th, 2003

DVD Release Date: February 5th, 2002

PG|2 hr 16 min

Plot Summary
In this sequel to "Funny Girl," Fanny Brice (Barbra Streisand) is now a huge star on Broadway whose fortunes have taken a hit from the Great Depression. After a whirlwind romance, Fanny marries Billy Rose (James Caan), and the two agree to collaborate on a show. Despite the show's early struggles, Fanny makes it a success, but the sudden fame puts a strain on her marriage -- especially when Billy learns she still has feelings for her ex-husband, Nick (Omar Sharif).

Cast: Barbra Streisand, James Caan, Omar Sharif, Roddy McDowall, Ben Vereen, Carole Wells, Larry Gates, Heidi O'Rourke

Director: Herbert Ross

Genres: Musical comedy

Production Co: Vista, Columbia Pictures Corporation, Rastar Pictures

Distributors: Columbia Pictures

Keywords: Quest, 1930s, Temptation, Amusing, New York City, Husband, Love, Spirited, Melodramatic


Nominated Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Nominated Cinematography
Nominated Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Nominated Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Nominated Costume Design
Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Nominated Music (Original Song)
Nominated Music (Scoring: Original Song Score and Adaptation -or- Scoring: Adaptation)
Nominated Sound