Bunny, Bunny: Gilda Radner : a Sort of Love Story

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Applause Books, 1997 - Biography & Autobiography - 200 pages
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(Applause Books). In a series of funny, tender, and touching dialogues, former Saturday Night Live writer Zweibel recalls his buddy-and-almost-lover friendship with SNL actress Gilda Radner, who died of ovarian cancer. Zweibel claims he "merely scribbled the dialogues playing in my head," and, indeed, these recreated conversations have a neurotic, sarcastic, and vulnerable air of aunthenticity. The actress and writer become fast friends on the SNL set and segue into personal revelation.

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Review: Bunny, Bunny: Gilda Radner : A Sort of Love Story

User Review  - Beth - Goodreads

a book of dialog between Gilda and her writer on SNL. very personal accounts that made me wish I had met her Read full review

Review: Bunny, Bunny: Gilda Radner : A Sort of Love Story

User Review  - Monica - Goodreads

Laugh. Cry. Repeat. Super quick read about two wonderfully talented people. Read full review

About the author (1997)

An original Saturday Night Live writer, Alan Zweibel has won numerous Emmy and Writers Guild awards for his work in television, which also includes It's Garry Shandling's Show (which he co-created and produced), PBS's Great Performances, and Curb Your Enthusiasm. His many critically acclaimed theater credits include Bunny Bunny: Gilda Radner, A Sort of Romantic Comedy, which he adapted from his own book, as well as collaborating with Billy Crystal on his one-man 700 Sundays. He recently published a children's book titled Our Tree Named Steve, and his fiction has appeared in such diverse publications as Esquire, The Atlantic Monthly, and Mad magazine.
Alan and his wife, Robin, live in Los Angeles and New Jersey and have three children, Adam, Lindsay, and Sari.

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