C4 green-lights new Julia Davis comedy, Morning Has Broken

Davis stars as fading TV presenter

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Julia Davis is to write and star in a new Channel 4 comedy Morning has Broken, as part of Channel 4’s Upfront 2015 event.

The 6 x 30-minute comedy, sees Davis star as Gail Sinclair, the ‘Queen of Daytime’ and star of Good Morning… with Gail Sinclair.

After eight glorious years of high ratings and winning awards, things begin to go wrong for Sinclair when the programme begins to lose viewers and tensions break out within the production team.

Morning Has Broken is made by production company Brown Eyed Boy, and will be directed by Dan Clark and produced by Gary Reich.