Grantland profiles the derring-do and entrepreneurial spirit of Broad City creators Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer who turned their web series into a successful Comedy Central TV show.
“When we had the web show, we felt like we were making our own destiny,” says Glazer. “And finally, the floodgates felt like they were opening to us. I remember those early meetings when we weren’t totally in charge, and it was so frustrating. Even though we were young, we had already been so in control of the tone of the show. We knew what the show was! We just didn’t know what it was in the context of an entire network team working on it. Comedy Central just let us try things out.”
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