From webseries to Comedy Central to Cannes: “Broad City” takes its success story to MIPTV
Broad City began as a webseries by Upright Citizens Brigade performers Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer, and after 35 webisodes and the approval of Amy Poehler, made the leap to TV. Broad City just wrapped its first season on Comedy Central, with a renewal for more episodes in 2015. That's the sh... [Read More]
 
NBC invites your ideas to its Comedy Playground, to put favorites on air in 2015
It's your first day on the job at this radio station, and everything you thought you knew about radio gets thrown out the window. Including your stuff. Because that's your boss's idea of a joke. Wait. Why am I telling you all of this? I should be saving this pitch for the suits at NBC! After all, th... [Read More]
 
PBS Off Book asks, “What’s The Deal With Internet Comedy?”
The most recent episode of the PBS Off Book webseries, "What's the deal with Internet Comedy?" invited three comedians to discuss three facets of comedy that reaches you over the series of tubes we call Internet. You are using them now. Good job. Jon... [Read More]
 
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FIRST LOOK: Bachelor’s Pad - New Sketch Comedy Series Set to Premiere Next Month
FIRST LOOK: Bachelor’s Pad - New Sketch Comedy Series Set to Premiere Next Month LOS ANGELES, Feb. 20, 2012 – Best known for his remarkable ability to perform improv and create original characters, comedic actor-writer Andrew Bachelor stars in "Bachelor’s Pad," a new series that takes Bachelor’s personal joke book and brings it to life. "Bachelor’s Pad" will consist of filmed sketches, celebrity guests and pop-culture parodies presented in front of a live studio audience. Each episode wil... [Read More]
 
“30 Rock” webseries ‘Frank vs Lutz’ premieres new episode
Sadly, tonight there is no new 30 Rock episode. But put your razors away, kids, and let NBC assuage your depression with a new installment of their 30 Rock webseries Frank vs Lutz, starring John Lutz, Judah Friedlander and Sue Galloway. In this episo... [Read More]