Comedy Central Orders Sketch Show from ‘Broad City’ Cast Member
The Broad City comedy tree continues to grow, with Comedy Central announcing a series order for Alternatino with Arturo Castro on Tuesday during the unveiling of their 2018-2019 development slate. Castro plays Ilana’s roommate Jaime in Broad City, and was recently in the third s... [Read More]
Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson ink deal with Comedy Central for post-Broad City future
Broad City will end in 2019 with its fifth and final season, but Comedy Central wants you to know it’ll remain in business with Broad City’s creators and stars. Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson signed a ‘first look’ deal to develop series not only with Comedy Central, but with ... [Read More]
‘Broad City’ Announces Final Season, But Abbi and Ilana Ink New Deal with Comedy Central
The upcoming fifth season of Broad City, set to begin airing in early 2019, will be the show’s final season according to Deadline. On the bright side, creators and stars Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson have also signed a development deal with Comedy Central, giving the network a first look on a... [Read More]
Susie Essman Always Knew There Would Be More ‘Curb’
When Curb Your Enthusiasm wrapped up its eighth season in 2011, the mystery of if there would be a season 9 lingered for years. Finally, to the surprise of many — including the cast and crew — Curb did return in 2017 after a six-year hiatus. There was perhaps only one person from the sho... [Read More]
Susie Essman Always Knew There Would Be More ‘Curb’
When Curb Your Enthusiasm wrapped up its eighth season in 2011, the mystery of if there would be a season 9 lingered for years. Finally, to the surprise of many — including the cast and crew — Curb did return in 2017 after a six-year hiatus. There was perhaps only one person from the sho... [Read More]
Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer Address Dave Becky’s Involvement in ‘Broad City’
Following the New York Times report confirming the long-running rumors about Louis C.K.’s sexual misconduct, most of the comedians who are represented by C.K.’s former manager Dave Becky have remained radio silent regarding the allegations that Becky intimidated and silenced C.K.’s... [Read More]
Mamoudou N’Diaye Wrote a ‘Broad City’ Spec Script That Should Become a Real Episode ASAP
New York-based comedian Mamoudou N’Diaye is a fan of Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer’s Comedy Central series Broad City, but one glaring aspect of it has always bothered him: the show’s use of cultural appropriation, particularly when it comes to Glazer’s character Ilana Wexle... [Read More]
‘Broad City’s’ “What If?” Scenario Doubles Down on the Power of Soulmates
‘Structurally Sound’ is a recurring feature where each week a different structurally unusual, rule-breaking anomaly of an episode from a comedy series is examined. “Would you ever want to hang out again?” When Gwyneth Paltrow is dead and gone (that is if her Goop-infested bod... [Read More]
‘Broad City’s’ “What If?” Scenario Doubles Down on the Power of Soulmates
‘Structurally Sound’ is a recurring feature where each week a different structurally unusual, rule-breaking anomaly of an episode from a comedy series is examined. “Would you ever want to hang out again?” When Gwyneth Paltrow is dead and gone (that is if her Goop-infested bod... [Read More]
Comedy Central Released the Season 4 ‘Broad City’ Premiere Early
Broad City was originally set to debut its fourth season on Comedy Central tonight at 10:30pm, but if you’re too impatient to wait, the network released the full episode online today. Titled “Sliding Doors,” the episode takes inspiration from the 1998 movie for a warp back in time ... [Read More]