Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson, the creators and stars of Comedy Central series “Broad City,” will host the 25th annual Gotham Independent Film Awards. In selecting Glazer and Jacobson, the Gothams…
By any measure, television's renaissance has been good for women. But the long list of compelling female characters gets shorter when drama series are taken out of the mix. Across broadcast, cable…
The season's top comedy contenders reveal what makes them yuk it up — and more — at Variety's Emmy studio.
“Broad City,” the Comedy Central sitcom-turned-pop culture phenom, closes its second season tonight. But that doesn’t mean stars and creators Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer aren’t planning for season…
Comedy Central has renewed emerging hit series “Broad City” for a third season, just hours before the show’s sophomore turn on the network is set to debut. The Viacom-owned outlet said it would pick…
Ilana discovers the depths of Abbi’s Bed, Bath and Beyond fandom in a new preview clip of the second season of “Broad City,” released Tuesday from Comedy Central. The second season, starring Ilana…
Whether they started out as authors, actors, standup comics or dedicated scripters, this group of TV scribes is definitely on the rise.
Comedy Central has ordered “Broad City” to series from producer Amy Poehler, slating the halfhour laffer for 2014. “Broad City” is based on a web series of the same name from Upright Citizens Brigade…
Comedy Central has ordered a pilot of web series "Broad City," which Amy Poehler is exec producing with creators and stars Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer.
Army Archerd, whose 52-year run as a Daily Variety columnist made him unique among showbiz reporters, died Tuesday in Los Angeles of a rare form of mesothelioma, a lung cancer thought to be the…
Even by Disney and producer Jerry Bruckheimer standards, Monday's premiere of "Pearl Harbor" aboard a 97,000-ton Navy ship -- brought in from San Diego -- was unique.