THOSE THREE GIRLS - MATT CROCKETT - CARLY SHEPPARD, LUCY BARNETT, SUSANNAH ADELE
Hello. We’re those three girls… You know… ‘Those Three Girls’. Welcome to our world! We are comedy writer-performers and this blog shares our creative process. This is the place to catch up with our latest comedy news, behind-the-scenes stories and to keep an eye on what we’ve been up to. […]

How to try and get your sitcom on the telly



THOSE THREE GIRLS, COMEDY WRITER-PERFORMERS, LUCY BARNETT, CARLY SHEPPARD, SUSANNAH ADELE
We’ve been filming some new sketches! We teamed up with our favourite Producer Lucy Fazey, Director of Photography Anthony Gurner and Sound Recordist Chris Bullock to create some comedy. The sketches are being edited by Carmen Navarro as we speak and will be on our YouTube channel soon.   Make sure you subscribe […]

NEW SKETCHES


WE ARE IN THE FINAL! GIRLBAND is in the final of Out of The Can Festival for ‘Best Series Pilot’. Yay! OUT OF THE CAN FILM FESTIVAL is a new and exciting Festival that will be held at the Smallest Cinema in the world Screen 22 Nottingham in November. SUPER PROUD […]

OFTCFF: WE’RE IN THE FINAL


We absolutely loved GIRLBAND being a part of the Crystal Palace International Film Festival this weekend. It was such a lovely, supportive festival and we feel amazingly honored to be included alongside such talented, diverse filmmakers. It was great to have our Producer Lucy Fazey and Director Luke Graham join […]

CRYSTAL PALACE FILM FESTIVAL



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GIRLBAND has been ‘Officially Selected’ to be screened at another film festival! We have been selected for ‘Best Series Pilot’ in the Out of The Can Festival. Whoop! Whoop!   OUT OF THE CAN FILM FESTIVAL is a new and exciting film festival that is run by film makers for […]

GIRLBAND: SELECTED FOR OUT OF THE CAN


LUCY BARNETT, CARLY SHEPPARD, SUSANNAH ADELE, THOSE THREE GIRLS, GIRLBAND
The lovely people over at Comedy Crowd asked us a few questions about how we made our sitcom pilot GIRLBAND. Watch our interview on their website or find out more about them here: THE COMEDY CROWD Or just click the play button below… enjoy!  ❤  

COMEDY CROWD INTERVIEW


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We are super excited to announce that GIRLBAND has been officially selected to be screened at the Crystal Palace International Film Festival under the category ‘BEST COMEDY’. Yay! The CPIFF screens some of the world’s best Independent films in the UK and is one of London’s coolest film festivals. GIRLBAND will […]

GIRLBAND Officially Selected for CPIFF



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How to make a GIRLBAND A short story by Those Three Girls     Those Three Girls became friends at drama school and while we always made one another laugh, we dreamed of a future where we would make lots of other people laugh with our comedy gold. In early […]

HOW TO MAKE A GIRLBAND


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GIRLBAND is happening… two weeks today!   You are invited to attend the private industry screening of the pilot episode of our sitcom GIRLBAND, at Roxy Bar and Screen (near London Bridge) on Thursday 15th June – Doors: 7.00pm / Screening: 7.30pm. If you’d like to come please book HERE: FREE GIRLBAND […]

GIRLBAND: Industry Screening


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The GIRLBAND Pilot Trailer is here… GIRLBAND, winner of the 2013 Sitcom Mission, tells the story of the obsessive fans of a long-forgotten 90’s pop trio, Girlband. JENNY and DEBRA are the last surviving members of the band’s fanclub: ‘Girlband, United, Now and Then’ (GUNT). As the women celebrate their 900th […]

GIRLBAND: Pilot Trailer



Our awesome editor Miguel Javier Lloro has been working incredibly hard over the last few months to piece together our sitcom GIRLBAND. Since our assembly cut at Christmas, he has had about three further passes at the edit. Usually we deliver feedback over email, but last night we met for […]

GIRLBAND: PICTURE LOCK


THOSE THREE GIRLS, MATT CROCKETT PHOTOGRAPHY, FUNNY WOMEN, GIRLBAND, SUSANNAH ADELE, LUCY BARNETT, CARLY SHEPPARD
Not long to go now until the screening of our pilot GIRLBAND so we need some promo photos for the sitcom. Who better to take our picture than the awesomely talented photographer Matt Crockett! Matt’s has taken loads of amazing comedy photos. His book  ‘50 COMICS‘ is a series of portraits featuring key figures […]

MATT CROCKETT PHOTOGRAPHY


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Our amazing Producer Lucy Fazey’s update on all things GIRLBAND:    ‘It’s been a busy few months in the world of GIRLBAND. Work began on the edit of the pilot episode back in August and the theme tune to the series has been being developed by the wonderful Joe Davison […]

GIRLBAND: EDIT



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We had the most amazing week filming the 30 minute pilot for our sitcom GIRLBAND, all thanks to an incredibly supportive and talented team. They were amazing and we cannot thank them enough. The shoot was everything we’d hoped for and more.   What we set out to achieve in […]

GIRLBAND: Filming


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Today’s the day that our Producer Lucy Fazey collected the keys to the property and the Those Three Girls crew are finally on set! It’s get in day and our amazing production team are busy transforming the location into Debra Stocking’s house AKA the ‘GIRLBAND United Now & Then’ Headquarters! […]

GIRLBAND: Get In


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Our Director Luke Graham and Producer Lucy Fazey have been hunting across London for the perfect filming location for the pilot episode of our sitcom, GIRLBAND.   When writing the script we were very aware of our budget restrictions and constantly censored our writing to ensure that we could achieve […]

GIRLBAND: Location Hunting



GIRLBAND: Production Designer Wanted!   We are looking for an enthusiastic and innovative Production Designer to join our team, to design the pilot episode of a brand new sitcom: GIRLBAND, written by award winning comedy writer/performers Those Three Girls. GIRLBAND is a heartwarming sitcom that centres around three obsessive fans […]

GIRLBAND: PRODUCTION DESIGNER


THOSE THREE GIRLS, COMEDY WRITER PERFORMERS, FUNNY WOMEN, FEMALE COMEDY, GIRLBAND
We are incredibly excited to announce that we have cast GIRLBAND! We saw a wonderful collection of incredibly talented actors and after an extensive audition process at Ealing Studios, we made our final decision… … And we could not be happier! Apart from us three girls we have:- Owain Williams […]

GIRLBAND CASTING ANNOUNCED


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Those Three Girls, together with some special new friends, brought girl power to Brick Lane last month with a photoshoot for our pilot episode of GIRLBAND at Espero Studio. Many moons ago, when GIRLBAND was a stage show, we played all of the characters ourselves, including the fanclub and band, […]

GIRLBAND Photoshoot



We’re in the final stages of development for our sitcom GIRLBAND and we are casting! This heartwarming sitcom centres around three obsessive fans of a long-forgotten 90’s pop band: Girlband. The sitcom celebrates the underdog, taking an affectionate look at those who dedicate their lives to fandom, as it explores […]

CASTING


THOSE THREE GIRLS, COMEDY WRITER PERFORMERS, FUNNY WOMEN, FEMALE COMEDY, GIRLBAND
This weekend we held a private table read of the latest draft of our sitcom GIRLBAND for our Producer and Director. Look at them… super deep in comedy thought.   With not long to go before we film, it’s important to hear if the script is reading well aloud; pace, […]

Table Read


THOSE THREE GIRLS, COMEDY WRITER PERFORMERS, FUNNY WOMEN, FEMALE COMEDY, GIRLBAND
New year, new exciting projects await and none more exciting than the GIRLBAND pilot that we are filming this year thanks to some wonderful people who generously supported our Kickstarter campaign. What better way to start off the year than saying thank you…. THANK YOU!  A sitcom about misfit superfans, […]

GUNT FAN CLUB



      Christmas came early for us this year because thanks to all you lovely backers our Kickstarter wishes came true! Susie’s beautiful baby girl has arrived making Those Three Girls, Those Four Girls. Congratulations Susie! We’ve been working hard through the last half of 2015 on script development […]

MERRY CHRISTMAS!


THOSE THREE GIRLS, COMEDY WRITER PERFORMERS, FUNNY WOMEN, FEMALE COMEDY, GIRLBAND
We sent our latest sitcom Ivy View into Sitcom Geeks James Cary and Dave Cohen. They took a look at our first 10 pages and chatted about the script in their latest podcast. We very much enjoyed listening in and found their criticism very constructive and insightful. Being reviewed on their […]

Sitcom Geeks


THOSE THREE GIRLS, COMEDY WRITER PERFORMERS, FUNNY WOMEN, FEMALE COMEDY, GIRLBAND
We received some very truthful constructive criticism from our rehearsed reading which was amazing and exactly what we wanted, but together with feedback from our producer Lucy and director Luke, it gave us a lot more work than we anticipated. Numerous rewrites have happened and our script is still in […]

GIRLBAND Progress Update



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INTERVIEW: THOSE THREE GIRLS ON GIRLBAND THE SITCOM by Christopher Ratcliff We had a chat with the lovely Christopher Ratcliff from Methods Unsound about our journey so far, PJ & Duncan and what we really think about the state of British Comedy… In October 2013, Those Three Girls were awarded first place […]

Methods Unsound Interview


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Our Kickstarter campaign was a roaring success! Thank you to each and every one of you who helped fund our sitcom pilot GIRLBAND. We are incredibly excited by this opportunity and cannot wait to get started on the project.   One of our Kickstarter rewards was to host a rehearsed reading […]

REHEARSED READING


THOSE THREE GIRLS, COMEDY WRITER PERFORMERS, FUNNY WOMEN, FEMALE COMEDY, GIRLBAND, GUNT, BRITISH COMEDY GUIDE
Since winning The Sitcom Mission in 2013 with GIRLBAND (yay!), we have been busily developing new projects, one of which is a dark comedy called Ivy View. The main protagonist is described in both the script and treatment as: AUSTIN 58, wheelchair-bound, highly-sexed ex Army Major. Self-appointed proprietor of Ivy View, […]

KICK STARTING SITCOM SUCCESS



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Our Kickstarter campaign is now live! We’re on a mission to film our sitcom pilot: GIRLBAND. Please take a look at our campaign and if you like what you see, feel free to share it on social network with your nearest and dearest (and those people you went to school […]

KICKSTARTER


THOSE THREE GIRLS, COMEDY WRITER PERFORMERS, FUNNY WOMEN, FEMALE COMEDY, GIRLBAND
We are a couple of rewrites in to the pilot episode of our new sitcom, Ivy View, so we have been attending writers nights to hear how our script is reading aloud and more importantly… see if it gets any laughs. Eek! We are lucky to know some lovely people […]

WRITERS NIGHT


THOSE THREE GIRLS, COMEDY WRITER PERFORMERS, FUNNY WOMEN, FEMALE COMEDY, British comedy guide, sitcom mission, lucy barnett, susannah adele, carly sheppard
To pilot or not to pilot… that is the question. Will filming a pilot episode enhance the chance of our sitcom being commissioned? This is the question we have been deliberating over for a while now. Filming a pilot is not as easy as it sounds. First off, it can be […]

TO PILOT OR NOT TO PILOT



THOSE THREE GIRLS, COMEDY WRITER PERFORMERS, FUNNY WOMEN, FEMALE COMEDY, British comedy guide, sitcom mission, lucy barnett, susannah adele, carly sheppard
We love our sitcom GIRLBAND. We have been living in our GIRLBAND world for nearly 3 years now. It is a heart-warming, funny, familiar place, which makes it hard to leave. Moving on to new ideas, different characters, other worlds is proving to be difficult. Maybe one of the reasons it is […]

THE DIFFICULT SECOND ALBUM


THOSE THREE GIRLS, COMEDY WRITER PERFORMERS, FUNNY WOMEN, FEMALE COMEDY, British comedy guide, sitcom mission, lucy barnett, susannah adele, carly sheppard
‘How do you write as a threesome? Isn’t it a case of too many girls..?’ In the beginning it was tricky but after the wonderful teachings of Guy Meredith, we were armed with tricks and tools to ensure an easy writing process (writers block aside). It’s just like piecing together […]

HOW WE WRITE


THOSE THREE GIRLS, COMEDY WRITER PERFORMERS, FUNNY WOMEN, FEMALE COMEDY, British comedy guide, sitcom mission, lucy barnett, susannah adele, carly sheppard
So… I guess we should just start at the very beginning…  I’ll do a quick recap for those of you that weren’t there. Here goes… We (Carly, Lucy, Susie) met at drama school whilst training to be actors – standard. Formed a theatre company and did some plays – arty. […]

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