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  1. Tracey Ullman goes back to Britain with new BBC seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Entertainment Weekly

    ... characters living in, or visiting, the busy global hub that is the U.K." Ullman, of course, had an American Tracey Ullman Show , which aired on Fox. The BBC's Controller of Comedy Commissioning Shane Allen said in a statement: " Ullman was on the ...

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  2. Tracey Ullman returning to the BBC in new sketch comedy seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UPI

    The BBC says it has ordered six episodes of The Tracey Ullman Show , a new sketch series starring the beloved British comedienne as a "multitude of diverse and distinct characters living in, or visiting, the busy global hub that is the United Kingdom." "It's a privilege to be doing this," Ullman said in a statement Wednesday.

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  3. Tracey Ullman Takes On BBC Comedy Series In Return To UK TelevisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deadline

    "It's about time the Americans gave her back." That's Shane Allen, controller of comedy commissioning at the BBC , on the return of Tracey Ullman to British television.

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  4. Tracey Ullman Returning To U.k. ScreensRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ContactMusic.com

    Actress/comedienne Tracey Ullman is set to return to British Tv screens after departing England for the U.S. 30 years ago. The Tale of Despereaux star first found fame on U.K. television in the 1980s in shows including A Kick up the Eighties and Three of a Kind before she relocated to America to launch multi-award winning programme The Tracey Ullman Show on U.S. network Fox.

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  5. Tracey Ullman back on BBC after 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hampshire Chronicle

    Tracey Ullman is heading home for a new series on BBC One almost 30 years after she upped sticks to the US. The star is making a six-part series, The Tracey Ullman Show, where she will play different characters living in modern Britain.

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  6. Tracey Ullman Returns to U.K. TV After 30 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hollywood Reporter

    The BBC has commissioned a six-episode season of The Tracey Ullman Show which will see Ullman return to British screens for the first time since the mid-1980s when she was the star of shows like Three of a Kind and A Kick Up The Eighties . Ullman emigrated to the U.S. in the late 1980s, creating the successful The Tracey Ullman Show for Fox, which famously gave The Simpsons its television debut as short animated sketches on her show before being spun-off into their own show.

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  7. Tracey Ullman is to return to BBC OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Chelmsfordweeklynews.co.uk

    Comic Tracey Ullman is heading home for a new series on BBC One almost 30 years after she moved to the United States. The star is making a six-part series, The Tracey Ullman Show, where she will play different characters living in modern Britain.

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  8. After 30 years, Tracey Ullman is back on the BBC: Comedienne to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    After 30 years, Tracey Ullman is back on the BBC: Comedienne to mark UK comeback with six-episode run of her sketch show She made her fortune when her career took off in the US and now comedienne Tracey Ullman is set to mark her UK comeback - with a six-episode of her sketch show on BBC1 Worth an estimated A 75million, the mother-of-two is a far cry from the star who was introduced to the public in Three of a Kind and A Kick Up the EIghties. And thanks to The Tracey Ullman show, she became one of the few British acts to break the American market.

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  9. Tracey Ullman returning to BBC after 30 years for a brand new comedy seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Radio Times

    The 55-year-old comedian is bringing The Tracey Ullman Show to BBC1, showcasing an array of new characters "living in, or visiting, the busy global hub that is the UK," according to the Corporation. Ullman said of her new series which is expected to air at the end of this year: "It's a privilege to be doing this.

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  10. 'Whoa, Mama!': A Voice Actress's Road To Fame As A 10-Year-Old BoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | WGBH

    ... "On the spot, I got the job. My big break? Right there." The Simpsons started as an animated short on The Tracey Ullman Show, meant to segue in and out of commercial breaks. Cartwright says they recorded in a dingy, make-shift recording booth at the ...

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  11. 'Simpsons' fan theory says the series takes place in Homer's mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Los Angeles Times

    ... most memorable moments in the show's first 25 seasons. (Fox) The Simpson family makes the leap from "The Tracey Ullman Show" to its own series with a special Christmas episode, titled "Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire." Notable guests: Albert ...

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  12. Osie's Review: Into the WoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Examiner.com

    ... as does Anna Kendrick (who has the best singing voice in the movie), Emily Blunt, James Corden, and Tracey Ullman. The Wolf, played by Johnny Depp, is perhaps the most questionable aspect of the movie. It is likely more due to the directing or ...

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  13. 12 Facts You Probably Don't Know About The SimpsonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | C4 Music Television

    ... out these 12 facts and see how many you knew already: 1 - The Simpsons is actually a spin-off series of The Tracey Ullman Show (1987), which ended up outlasting its "parent" series by 21 years (and counting). 5 - "Comic Book Guy's" real name was ...

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  14. Watch Matt Groening Defend Bart's Honor on 'Portlandia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Cartoon Brew

    ... bootleg "Bart Ska-mpson" T-shirts. The Portland-native Groening, who hasn't acted since a walk-on cameo on The Tracey Ullman Show in 1988, told Entertainment Weekly that the most difficult part of the role was pretending to be upset by the shirt ...

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  15. Lib at Large: Fairfax cartoonist M.K. Brown celebrated in a Stranger than Lifea book and showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... N!Godatu,” alternated with the early version of “The Simpsons” on the “The Tracey Ullman Show,” which ran in primetime on Fox from 1987 to 1990. “Stranger Than Life,” a collection of her cartoons and ...

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  16. 5 Things You Never Knew About Comedian Larry WilmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Switched

    ... could've been named "John Cheese." His family's surname was Cheese before his father changed it in 1915. Tracey Ullman had a short but successful music career in the 1980s. Six of her songs made it on the UK's top 100 within two years. Penn Jillette ...

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  17. Shaun The Sheep Movie review: Innocent, charming and witty, Wallace ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Daily Mail

    ... happy, but about as happy as they've ever been. Like The Simpsons, who began life as a short segment on The Tracey Ullman Show, Shaun is the spin-off that keeps on spinning It is 20 years since we first met him, in Nick Park's third Wallace & Gromit ...

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  18. Shaun's a sheepish superstar: Innocent, charming and witty, Wallace ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Daily Mail

    ... happy, but about as happy as they've ever been. Like The Simpsons, who began life as a short segment on The Tracey Ullman Show, Shaun is the spin-off that keeps on spinning It is 20 years since we first met him, in Nick Park's third Wallace & Gromit ...

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  19. Longridge born actress delighted with her Disney silver screen partRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Longridge Today

    ... of Joanna, few are aware she is starring in it alongside the likes of Meryl Streep, Emily Blunt, James Corden, Tracey Ullman and Johnny Depp. Dorothy said: "It isn't so often you get someone from your home town in a film such is this." This is a ...

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  20. 'Into The Woods' Spills Onto The Stage At Artios Awards - VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Deadline

    ... was moved to January to the heart of awards season . At the NYC shindig, Meryl Streep , Christine Baranski and Tracey Ullman surprised the crowd with a serenade for their Into The Woods director Rob Marshall, who was presented with the New York City ...

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