Comedy Central picks up Amy Poehler’s ‘Broad City’ for second season
Broad City, the new hip series on Comedy Central, has been picked up for a second season! The Amy Poehler-produced buddy comedy created by and starring New York’s Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer has been on the network for only a month and it is averaging a steady 1.2 million viewers every Wedn... [Read More]
Amy Poehler Announces 'Broad City' Has Been Renewed for Season 2
by Megh Wright During her interview on Late Night's debut episode, Amy Poehler announced that Broad City — Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer's new Comedy Central series that Poehler executive produces — has been picked up for a second season. THR confirms the news today, reporting that the ... [Read More]
‘Broad City’ renewed for a second season
Comedy Central’s new half-hour scripted comedy Broad City has been renewed for a second season. Kaboom. If you aren’t watching this show you need to stop what you’re doing and set up the season pass in the DVR because it’s a can’t miss show about two ladies, Abbi Jacobs... [Read More]
'Broad City's Ilana Glazer on the Importance of Viewer Quality Over Quantity
by Megh Wright "During the web series we were never viral. It was always just the quality of viewers. We just started to get a response from our community — the comedy community in New York — and that was enough to make us feel like it was something good and relatable and that we should ... [Read More]
Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer Are Taking 'Broad City' on the Road
by Megh Wright THR reports that Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer, the stars behind Comedy Central's new series Broad City, are taking their show on an 18-city tour across the country. The Broad City Live Tour will kick off in Cambridge, Massachusetts on March 4th and make stops in D.C., Philadelphia, ... [Read More]
Broad City's Portrayal of the New York Hustle Feels Fresh, and Very Funny
by Jenny Nelson Broad City premieres on Comedy Central at 10:30 tonight after Workaholics. The new show, based on the web series of the same name, stars series creators and UCB alums Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson as heightened versions of themselves going about their daily lives as young New Yorker... [Read More]
Broad City's Portrayal of the New York Hustle Feels Fresh, and Very Funny
by Jenny Nelson Broad City premieres on Comedy Central at 10:30 tonight after Workaholics. The new show, based on the web series of the same name, stars series creators and UCB alums Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson as heightened versions of themselves going about their daily lives as young New Yorker... [Read More]
Talking 'Broad City' with Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer
by Megh Wright It's been almost a year since we last spoke with UCB alums Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson about their hit web series Broad City getting picked up by Comedy Central and executive produced by Amy Poehler. Since then, Glazer and Jacobson have completed the first season of what's sure to ... [Read More]
Sneak peek the premiere of Comedy Central’s “Broad City” with Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer
Broad City, the Comedy Central series that began as a webseries by Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer, has its TV debut on Jan. 22, 2014. But the premiere episode already hit the Internets over the weekend for you to enjoy now or at your leisure over the next few weeks. Comedy Central's site describes B... [Read More]
'Broad City' Premieres on Comedy Central January 22, Will Co-Star Hannibal Buress and Chris Gethard
by Bradford Evans Comedy Central announced a bunch of info about their new series, Broad City, this afternoon. Starring and co-created by Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer, Broad City is based on their web show of the same name, and it'll make its debut on Comedy Central Wednesday, January 22nd at 10:3... [Read More]