About the film
Funny Girl to Funny Lady
Release Date: March 09, 1975
|Slogan||:||«A Glittering Super-spectacular from the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C.»|
|Production Companies||:||ABC TV|
|Writers||:||Herbert Sargent, Marty Farrell|
A benefit concert for the Special Olympics and an opportunity to promote Streisand's upcoming film (Funny Lady), this special was a combination of Streisand interview with Dick Cavett and Streisand concert. Attended by President Gerald Ford and a star-studded audience, the concert section features a handful of Funny Lady songs and a couple of Barbra standards. Streisand's Funny Lady co-star James Caan also makes an onstage appearance for a duet of Paper Moon / I Like Him and Muhammed Ali presents Barbra with a special award.