Lily Tomlin Teams with Jane Fonda for Netflix Comedy

The Unstoppable Lily Tomlin

wowOwow’s Lily Tomlin is having a busy year.  First, the surprise announcement that she and her long-time partner (wowOwow’s Jane Wagner) were married on New Year’s Eve.

Now, the unexpected and wonderful news that she and Jane Fonda have teamed up to do an original 13-episode series for Netflix next year.

Unstoppable Lily!

Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin to reunite for Netflix sitcom

Veteran Hollywood stars Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda will reunite for a new comedy created by Netflix. Tomlin, 74, and Fonda, 76, will play long-time rivals who are brought together after their husbands fall in love and plan to marry in Grace and Frankie. The single-camera comedy has been …

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Not Just Shells: Older Ladies Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin Land Netflix Comedy

Congrats, ladies over 35. Fonda were both in the seminal 9 to 5 together, begging the question: “How soon until Dolly Parton makes a cameo?” Here’s a recap of the show, according to Deadline: Grace And Frankie stars good friends Fonda and Tomlin as long-time nemeses Grace (Fonda) and Frankie …

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Netflix signs Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin to original series, but what about Dolly?

When Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda and Dolly Parton came together to form the holy trinity of dark comedy in 1980’s 9 to 5, VHS was still relatively young. Fast-forward 34 years and your VCR (if you still have one) is likely covered in dust and cobwebs, but the star power of those three women hasn’t …

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