Fast Company‘s Co.Create examines the inspiring trajectory that led comedians Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson to turn their successful web series Broad City into a new Comedy Central show.
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Says Glazer, “At the beginning of the second season, we just had a new attitude. We treated it like a TV show for the web, and gave ourselves a production schedule. We made it weekly instead of every other week, and supplemented the episodes with an additional video chat series clip between webisodes. We also hooked up with a manager who gave us the confidence that this could be on TV. We also wrote a pilot, started a production company, and just developed this bigger scope for the project.”
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