‘Broad City’ Will End Next Season, But Abbi And Ilana Have More In Store by the Forward

‘Broad City’ Will End Next Season, But Abbi And Ilana Have More In Store

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If you love someone, set them free. If they come back, you know their yours.

It’s not just something I’ve heard a surprising number of men say about trades in sports; it’s also the mantra we’ll be repeating to ourselves in those cold winter nights in 2020, when Comedy Central’s “Broad City” is no more. The groundbreaking female stoner comedy series has been picked up for a fifth and final season, which will air in 2019.


We are pretending we’re okay with this, but we are far from okay.

But there’s light at the end of the pipe of dirty bong water yet! Comedy Central is striking a deal that will keep the show’s creators and stars Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer working for the network after their series ends, either creating or starring in three new projects. Daniel Holloway reported in Variety:

Let us translate that for all you non-showbiz types out there — a lot of really Jew-y stuff is about to happen.

Baruch hashem. Or as Ilana would say:


Jenny Singer is a writer for the Forward. You can reach her at Singer@forward.com or on Twitter @jeanvaljenny


Abbi and Ilana’s ‘Broad City’ will end after 5th season

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