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Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer Talk Dave Becky's Involvement in Broad City

Becky has come under fire for his role in discrediting comics on behalf of his former client, Louis C.K.   ...Read More... http://www.vulture.com/2017/12/abbi-and-ilana-talk-dave-beckys-involvement-in-broad-city.html?utm_source=nym&utm_medium=f1&utm_campaign=feed-full

Broad City Creators Say They Were Forced to Edit a Donald Trump Punchline and Made It Better

Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson dont punches on their Comedy Central series Broad City. Theyve even gone as far as to bleep out Donald Trumps name this season. But they hit a legal snag when they wanted to call out Trump directly. In an interview with Sirius XMs Entertainment Weekly radio, the Broad City creators said they wanted to call the President a sexual assaulting steak salesman, but legally couldnt. So they found a way to make the line more accurate and funnier. But because he was never convicted of anything, because of statute of limitations, we had to change it to sexual assault bragging, and unfortunately thats better, because its so true, Glazer said.   ...Read More... https://www.thewrap.com/broad-city-creators-say-they-were-forced-to-edit-a-donald-trump-punchline-and-made-it-better/

'Broad City': How Trump Fueled the Shows Feminist Manifesto

Comedy Central series 'Broad City' took aim at President Donald Trump in Season 4 "Witches" episode.   ...Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/TeQsgypr1rg/broad-city-trump-orgasm-episode-abbi-jacobson-election-frustrations-season-5-1051916

'Broad City' Is Now Bleeping Trump on the Internet, Too

Comedy Central series 'Broad City,' which is bleeping Trump's name, launched a "Trump-No-More" browser extension.   ...Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/mTc9Nsx-Xn4/broad-city-is-bleeping-trump-internet-1051802

Ilana Glazer Says She Fired a Couple Dudes; for Sexual-Harassment

Glazer revealed her experience on social-media with the hashtag #MeToo.   ...Read More... http://www.vulture.com/2017/10/ilana-glazer-fired-a-couple-dudes-for-sexual-harassment.html?utm_source=nym&utm_medium=f1&utm_campaign=feed-full

Broad Citys Ilana Glazer: Ive Fired a Couple Dudes Over Sexual Harassment

Broad City co-creator and star Ilana Glazer is the latest star to reveal her experience with sexual harassment using the #MeToo hashtag. In an Instagram post on Tuesday, Glazer shared that shes been the victim of sexual harassment countless times, including as a student, as the patient of a creepy-a doctor and on the set of her own Comedy Central series. In middle school, in high school by more teachers than students! At work as a waitress, at work as a showrunner! Same same same I was a woman in both places, she wrote. I was sexually harassed by a creepy-a- doctor just last year and filed a complaint with NYC.   ...Read More... https://www.thewrap.com/broad-citys-ilana-glazer-ive-fired-couple-dudes-sexual-harassment/

How Broad City Made an Animated Episode Using 14,000 Drawings

Behind Abbi and Ilanas magic mushroom trip.   ...Read More... http://www.vulture.com/2017/10/broad-city-animated-episode-the-story-behind-it.html?utm_source=nym&utm_medium=f1&utm_campaign=feed-full

Broad City Season 4 Premiere Up With Best Ratings Delivery Since Series Debut

Broad City s fourth-season premiere Wednesday drew 879,000 total viewers, up 14% from its Season 3 opener and up 18% in adults 18-49 vs its third season debut. The episode averaged a 0.72 rating in P18-49, making it the second-highest-rated episode in series history, behind only the series premieres 0.73. The season premiere of Comedy Central s series also did well across social media, with more than 222M impressions, 989K engagements and nearly 2M video views across   ...Read More... //deadline.com/2017/09/broad-city-season-4-premiere-up-best-ratings-delivery-since-series-debut-1202170254/

How Broad City Turned Bevers Into a Shirtless Hunk

At one point in time, Abbis roommates boyfriend was more shredded than all the kale at Sweetgreen.  ...Read More... //www.vulture.com/2017/09/broad-city-bevers-hot-backstory.html?utm_source=nym&utm_medium=f1&utm_campaign=feed-full

The Broad City Stars Regret What They Write... Until They See It on Screen

  The stars of Broad City don't regret their regrets. Let me explain. Actually, let's let them explain. TV Guide caught up with Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer , the dynamic duo leading Comedy Central's irreverent and timely comedy, to ask the writers/actors if they have regrets in their creative   ...Read More... //www.tvguide.com/news/broad-city-ilana-glazer-abbi-jacobson-creative-process/?rss=breakingnews