Corporate comedian and comedy host, Jo Brand has signed a new book deal with Headline to write Growing Old Disgracefully: How to Be a Middle-Aged Woman due to be released in Spring 2014.

 

The book is described as funny, anecdotal and personal.  It is hoped her latest publication with follow the path of her best selling two part autobiography, Look Back in Hunger and Can't Stand Up For Sitting Down.

 

In addition the American remake of her sitcom, Getting On has been commissioned for a full series.  Following a successful pilot, HBO have agreed to six episodes of the show which will star Laurie Metcalf from Roseanne and Family Guy's, Alex Borstein.