Tracey Ullman: Live and Exposed

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Tracey Ullman: Live and Exposed
Official advertisement
Created by Tracey Ullman
Allan McKeown
Starring Tracey Ullman
Country of origin United States
Running time 75 minutes
Original network HBO
Original release May 14, 2005
Related shows The Tracey Ullman Show
Tracey Ullman: A Class Act
Tracey Ullman Takes On New York
Tracey Takes On...
Tracey Ullman in the Trailer Tales

Tracey Ullman: Live and Exposed is an HBO stand-up special starring actress-comedian Tracey Ullman. The stage show documents Ullman's life, with reenactments of her childhood; her early days as a dancer; her time on the stage; her music stint; and her television career.

Many of Ullman's characters are also performed, revealing just who they actually were based on in real life. The characters are performed with no makeup and little costuming.

The show filmed at The Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles, where it ran for ten performances. The working title for the show was, Tracey's Best Bits and was being readied for a Broadway run.[1]


The show garnered three Primetime Emmy Award nominations in 2005:

  • Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program
  • Outstanding Hairstyling for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special
  • Outstanding Picture Editing for a Special (Single or Multi-Camera)

Home media[edit]

The special was released on DVD by HBO Home Video on September 5, 2005 in the United States.


  1. ^ "Tracey Ullman Readies Best Bits for Broadway". Retrieved 28 October 2015. 

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