Comedian Hannibal Buress may best be known to some as the comedian who ignited the Bill Cosby firestorm, but he’s also a hilarious standup and television star, lending his talent to two of the funniest, most progressive comedies on television, Broad City and The Eric Andre Show.
He appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live at the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin last night to discuss two things: first, that he’s been receiving death threats from Bill Cosby supporters, and second, that he managed to become a rockstar overnight. More
If you like him on Broad City, and you’re insane enough to sit through The Eric Andre Show, you should be happy to know that standup comedian and star of the two aforementioned programs will be getting his own time slot on Comedy Central in the coming months. More
If you haven’t heard about Tina Fey and Robert Carlock’s new Netflix project The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt by now, then get out from under your rock and ask yourself the tough questions – does the titular character deserve seven hours of your precious life? More
The writers of Parks and Recreation have given us many wonderful things: Jean Ralphio, “treat yo self,” the breakfast habits of Ron Swanson, but perhaps the greatest gift of all is the concept of Galentine’s Day. More
Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer of “Broad City” sat down with the women of Sleater-Kinney to celebrate the release of their new album, No Cities To Love. The lengthy interview covered the writing process, social awareness, and the evolution of the Sleater Kinney spirit. Watch below via NPR. More
Is the upcoming web series “K&A” Boston’s version of “Broad City”? The series’ trailer certainly suggests a similar vibe. Both shows feature two dynamic, twenty-something female leads as they navigate relationships and early careers. In the early marketing for “K&A,” its leads Karly and Alex are described as “dysfunctional, day drunk and doomed.” Considering the media’s recent infatuation with dysfunctional characters of Karly and Alex’s age, (“Girls,” “Broad City,” “The Mis-adventures of an Awkward Black Girl,” “Two Broke Girls,” “New Girl,” “For a Good Time, Call”…) the “K&A” arrival to the scene feels well-timed.