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Disenchantment Part 3: Why Matt Groening Series Lacks Lasting Appeal

Disenchantment Part 3: Why Matt Groening Series Lacks Lasting Appeal

The third animated show after the neverending Simpsons and Futurama for Matt Groening, the series follows Bean (Abbi Jacobson), who’s propped as a person of destiny whether through arranged marriage or birthright regardless of her own wishes Joined by the similarly disenfranchised Elfo (Nat Faxon) and her enabler, the demon imp Lucy (Eric Andre), the[...]

Disenchantment Part 3 Trailer: New Steampunk Adventures for Bean &#038 Co.

Disenchantment Part 3 Trailer: New Steampunk Adventures for Bean & Co.

When we last left Bean (Abbi Jacobson), Luci (Eric Andre), and Elfo (Nat Faxon), they were trying to escape a coup d’etat by conspirators looking to take over the crown of Bean’s father King Zøg (John DiMaggio) The cliffhanger left them with the most unlikely help The preview reveals more of how the series deviates[...]

A League of Their Own EPs Talk Penny Marshall Meeting Series Themes

A League of Their Own EPs Talk Penny Marshall Meeting, Series Themes

With Amazon Studios now giving an official series green light to Abbi Jacobson (Broad City), Will Graham (Mozart in the Jungle), and Sony Pictures TV's reimagining of Penny Marshall’s 1992 film A League of Their Own a chance to get in the game with a series order, Jacobson and Graham are offering more details on[...]

A League of Their Own Rounds the Bases with Amazon Series Order

A League of Their Own Rounds the Bases with Amazon Series Order

Nearly five months after the project locked in an impressive cast, Amazon Studios is giving Abbi Jacobson (Broad City), Will Graham (Mozart in the Jungle), and Sony Pictures TV's reimagining of Penny Marshall’s 1992 film A League of Their Own a chance to get in the game with a series order. D’Arcy Carden (The Good Place),[...]

Connected: Trailer For New Lord and Miller Produced Animated Film Debuts

'Connected': Trailer For New Lord and Miller Produced Animated Film Debuts

Featuring the voice talents of Abbi Jacobson, Danny McBride, Mike Rianda, and Maya Rudolpf, the film details the struggle of a family adapting to live with rapidly evolving technology Hijinks ensue Gravity Falls Mike Rianda directs Check out the trailer below!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=toBGv7yvIV8&feature=emb_logoSony Pictures Animation’s CONNECTED is an original animated comedy from director Mike Rianda (Gravity Falls)[...]

Connected: Family Bonding Road Trip Meets Maximum Overdrive [TRAILER]

"Connected": Family Bonding Road Trip Meets "Maximum Overdrive" [TRAILER]

He loses himself in a video of his young daughter Katie (Abbi Jacobson) at the park Later, we find her grown up and ready to go to college.Fast forward to today Katie wraps herself in her smartphone and laptop The rest of the family also buried their heads on their phones and tablets After accidentally[...]


Disenchantment: Netflix Goes Wide-Eyed with Part 3 Announcement [VIDEO]

"Disenchantment": Netflix Goes Wide-Eyed with Part 3 Announcement [VIDEO]

Instead of adding teaser scenes to the announcement, though, the streamer chose instead to air the last scene of part two finale “Tiabenie Falls.”The clip starts at Bean’s (Abbi Jacobson) execution for the attempted murder of her father King Zøg (John DiMaggio) As guards escort her to the gallows for the hanging, the foundation crumbles[...]



Disenchantment Season 2: Can Bean Save Elfo and Dreamland [TRAILER]

"Disenchantment" Season 2: Can Bean Save Elfo and Dreamland? [TRAILER]

The newest trailer for the second season of Matt Groening’s Netflix animated series Disenchantment dropped, showing more misadventures of Bean (Abbi Jacobson, Elfo (Nat Faxon) and Luci (Eric André) The end of season one saw Bean and her father King Zøg (John DiMaggio) unable to save the kingdom of Dreamland with its citizens turned to[...]

Netflix Sets Disenchantment Season 1 Part 2 Premiere Date

Netflix Sets 'Disenchantment' Season 1 Part 2 Premiere Date

The series follows the misadventures of Princess Bean (Abbi Jacobson), a hard-drinking reluctant heir to the throne of the kingdom of Dreamland.https://youtu.be/Gp_RnJcb8IgAccompanying her are Elfo (Nax Faxon), a naive elf, who like Bean, wants more to his life than his predetermined duties; and Luci ( Eric André), Bean’s personal demon and resident supplier of sass[...]

Comedy Central Bringing Daily Show Broad City Finale and More to SXSW 2019

Comedy Central Bringing 'Daily Show,' 'Broad City' Finale and More to SXSW 2019

Not to be outdone, network programming pal Broad City will premiere its final episodes on Sunday, March 10 - followed with an exclusive Q&A with series stars and creators Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer.Trevor Noah had previously been announced as a keynote speaker at SXSW, and this marks the second year The Daily Show has[...]

Broad City Season 5: Comedy Central Sets Final Season Premiere Date

Broad City Season 5: Comedy Central Sets Final Season Premiere Date

Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson's Ilana and Abbi have spent a good chunk of the past four seasons of Broad City either running to or from someone or something, whether it's "the next great life improvement" schemes, bad decision-making, or shady relationships They're a little tired now, but Glazer and Jacobson still have one more "marathon"[...]

Disenchantment: Netflix Releases Teaser for Matt Groenings New Animated Series

Disenchantment: Netflix Releases Teaser for Matt Groening's New Animated Series

With less than two months before the premiere of The Simpsons creator Matt Groening's upcoming adult animated series Disenchantment and following up on the streaming service's social media first-look in May, Netflix has released the first teaser for the upcoming series. Disenchantment received an initial a two-season, 20-episode order; with the show's 10-episode first season set […]

Vive la Netflix Lesnar as Hogan 2.0 Atwood Talks Terrorists Broad City Ends and Cusacks Low Fidelity [The Weekly Static s01e35]

Vive la Netflix, Lesnar as Hogan 2.0, Atwood Talks Terrorists, Broad City Ends, and Cusack's Low 'Fidelity' [The Weekly Static s01e35]

Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania 35?Apparently John Cusack’s Not a Huge Fan of Disney’s High Fidelity SeriesNetflix Says Au Revoir to Cannes Film Festival Following Rule Change‘Handmaids Tale’ Author Margaret Atwood Talks Star Wars and TerroristsBroad City Creators Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson Announce End to Series, Sign Development Deal with Comedy CentralMartin Scorsese to Direct[...]

Broad City Creators Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson Announce End to Series Sign Development Deal with Comedy Central

Broad City Creators Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson Announce End to Series, Sign Development Deal with Comedy Central

[caption id="attachment_828491" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Comedy Central[/caption]Looks like we have a "good news/bad news" situation when it comes to Broad City's creators, showrunners, directors, and stars Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson First, the bad news: Comedy Central's insanely popular comedy series will be ending its run after its upcoming season 5, which is set to air in[...]


Why You Need to Watch The Chris Gethard Show the Best Geek Vibe Show on TV

Why You Need to Watch The Chris Gethard Show, the Best "Geek Vibe" Show on TV

Okay, look… here's what's been going on. Over the past few months, I've been subtly and not-so-subtly telling you just how great truTV's The Chris Gethard Show really is — whether through posts about the show returning for 10 additional episodes or singing its praises during The Weekly Static's recognition of truTV as our 2017 MVP, […]

Too Many Stars Crowd Jon Stewart In Promo For HBO Autism Event

'Too Many Stars' Crowd Jon Stewart In Promo For HBO Autism Event

Although more names are being added as the event nears, the list of confirmed performers includes: Louis C.K., Stephen Colbert, Abbi Jacobson, Jordan Klepper, Hasan Minhaj, John Mulaney, Olivia Munn, John Oliver, Ben Stiller and Adam Sandler.Stewart has served as host of the event since 2005, and has become a one-man recruitment drive to bring stars[...]