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A Full Guide To Every Winter Show Worth Watching In 2019

The holiday season has officially arrived. While that usually means all the best shows go into hiatus for weeks on end, that is no longer the norm thanks to streaming services. Throughout December and into the new year, Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and Hulu will all premiere some of their buzziest shows. Then, when 2019 kicks off, your favorite broadcast and cable networks will also get in on the fun.That means new Bachelor , new Grown-ish, the heralded return of True Detective, and introductio...
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‘Broad City’ Is Ending. Be at Peace With That. The Creators Are.

In a freewheeling interview, Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer, stars of “Broad City,” explain why they ended the show and why they look forward to life without it.
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Nonfiction: In ‘I Might Regret This,’ Abbi Jacobson Hits the Road. Insomnia, Heartbreak, Hilarity and Self-Discovery Ensue.

Ahead of the fifth and final season of “Broad City,” its co-creator and co-star leaves New York to see the country, finding herself (and some good laughs) along the way.
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‘Broad City’ Star Abbi Jacobson Gets Candid in New Book

Abbi Jacobson may best be known as a comedian, but the “Broad City” star isn’t shying away from tackling some tough topics in her new book, “I Might Regret This: Essays, Drawings, Vulnerabilities, and Other Stuff.” Released this week from Grand Central Publishing, the book was inspired by a solo road trip the actress took across […]
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Disenchantment Renewed for Season Two at Netflix

Disenchantment renewed for season two at Netflix Matt Groening’s latest animated effort, Disenchantment, has successfully rounded up a following from audiences to earn a second season from Netflix, according to Deadline. RELATED: Disenchantment Comic-Con Trailer for New Matt Groening Series In the series, viewers are whisked away to the crumbling medieval kingdom of Dreamland, where they will follow the misadventures of hard-drinking young princess Bean, her feisty elf companion Elfo, and h...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, Broad City, Abbi Jacobson, TV News, Matt Groening, Eric Andre, Dreamland, ComingSoon, Luci, TV Premiere, Disenchantment, Elfo, Rough Draft Studios Futurama Disenchantment, Josh Weinstein


RuPaul, Abbi Jacobson, and 5 fab diva authors to check out this fall

With the changing of the seasons comes a plethora of fun and frothy tell-alls and essay collections from a wide spectrum of funny ladies.
Tags: Entertainment, Lifestyle, Broad City, Abbi Jacobson, Ellie Kemper, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Transparent, Queerty, Drag Race, Rupaul, Jill Soloway, Busy Philipps, Cougar Town, RuPaul Abbi Jacobson


The Under-$15 Beauty Products Celebs Wore To The Emmys

You might take one look at Mandy Moore 's perfectly glossy waves, which hit that ideal sweet spot between messy and overdone, and think: Must be nice. We already know that celebrities have their pick of the crème de la crème when dressing for award shows. So, it would make sense that at the Emmys, with her couture gown and Harry Winston diamonds, Mandy Moore's hair would be styled with the most luxurious oils and creams high-end salons have to offer. Right?Well, we're here to tell you that her ...
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28 Emmys Red Carpet Looks That Got Everything Right

Every awards show has moments that make us laugh, squeal, and even cry. From the SAGs to the VMAs, we've chuckled out loud and Tweeted faster than we even knew our fingers could type, all at the hand of our favorite celebrities. And still, despite an awards season that seems to be less of a season and more of a year-round thing, we have a special place in our hearts (and homes) for our television favorites. The men and women being honored at Monday's Emmys are those we welcome into our hearts —...
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The Emmys Red Carpet Looks That Got Everything Right

Every awards show has moments that make us laugh, squeal, and even cry. From the SAGs to the VMAs, we've chuckled out loud and Tweeted faster than we even knew our fingers could type, all at the hand of our favorite celebrities. And still, despite an awards season that seems to be less of a season and more of a year-round thing, we have a special place in our hearts (and homes) for our television favorites. The men and women being honored at Monday's Emmys are those we welcome into our hearts —...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Abbi Jacobson, Ilana Glazer, Scarlett Johansson, Kristen Bell, Elisabeth Moss, Pantone, Regina King, Alexis Bledel, Issa Rae, Dakota Fanning, Solace London, Yaaas


Cynthia Nixon Is Raging Against The Machine

Cynthia Nixon is racing down Broadway to catch the R train. It’s a scorching mid-August Friday afternoon, and the candidate is headed to the next stop on her jam-packed schedule: A meet-and-greet with voters in Carroll Gardens, where she’ll spend about an hour talking to potential voters. Later that evening, she’ll be at a happy hour with comedian Phoebe Robinson and Taylor Schilling from Orange Is the New Black.Her impenetrable schedule means I’ll be interviewing her in transit as she’s leavin...
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Abbi Jacobson on ‘Disenchantment,’ ‘Broad City’ and Her Most ‘Personal’ Project Yet

Four years after “Broad City” first premiered, co-creator Abbi Jacobson has used her time outside of it to explore her many other interests, from drawing, to podcasting about modern art, to voiceover. And on August 17, fans will get a new side of her with the premiere of “Disenchantment,” a new fantasy cartoon from “Simpsons” […]
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Original Content podcast: Netflix’s ‘Disenchantment’ offers tongue-in-cheek fantasy adventures

Disenchantment is the latest animated series from Matt Groening, creator of The Simpsons and Futurama. The show premieres on Netflix on August 17, and we talk about our initial impressions on the latest episode of the Original Content podcast. Our guest host Brian Heater is a big fan of Groening’s previous creations, and he also interviewed Groening for TechCrunch. While Disenchantment brings Groening’s funny, skewed approach to a medieval fantasy setting, it isn’t a parody, exactly. It’s pac...
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Wayne's Abbi Jacobson talks about voicing Matt Groening's 'Disenchantment' princess and planning 'Broad City' farewell

"I recorded it on a voice memo … and forgot about it," said the Conestoga High grad of her audition for a Netflix show from the creator of "The Simpsons."
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August Click List: R29 Entertainment Editors' Picks For The Month

Welp, we’ve entered the doldrums of August. There’s still one more month of summer, but doesn’t the season just have infinitely more promise in June and July? August is when people head back to school, we start mourning the end of summer Fridays, and it feels like film studios blew their loads early by releasing all their summer blockbusters in May.But never fear; the August click list is here! The Refinery29 entertainment team has compiled the movies and TV shows we’re most looking forward to ...
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‘Disenchantment’ Teasers Introduce the World and Characters of the Animated Fantasy Comedy

Disenchantment, Netflix’s latest animated comedy from The Simpsons creator Matt Groening, made a big splash at the San Diego Comic-Con with the debut of the first trailer. However, some viewers might be looking for a little more insight into what the series will bring to the table that makes it stand out from the rest of the adult animated fare out there. A batch of new Disenchantment teasers have arrived with a bunch of footage that wasn’t in the first trailer for the series, and they do a gre...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Netflix, Futurama, Animation, Abbi Jacobson, San Diego, Matt Groening, Springfield, New New York, Bart Simpson, Dreamland, Luci, TV Trailer, Nat Faxon


‘Simpsons’ creators bring feminism, young talent to new show

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Matt Groening said his new adult cartoon series “Disenchantment” has a feminist component that sets it apart from his previous shows. Groening spoke to reporters about bringing fresh talent to the Netflix show at a Sunday panel for the Television Critics Association, joined by the voice actors Abbi Jacobson and […]
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‘Disenchantment’ Trailer Brings ‘Futurama’-Style Humor to a Fantasy Setting

Matt Groening, creator of The Simpsons and Futurama, heads to Netflix with Disenchantment, a very-funny looking new animated series set within a fantasy realm. Groening and his team appear to be creating a series that owes more to Futurama than it does The Simpsons, right down to the voice actors and animation style. Watch the hilarious new Disenchantment trailer below.  Disenchantment Trailer  Well, gosh darn it, this looks like a heck of a lot of fun. Futurama was one of the all-time g...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Netflix, Futurama, Broad City, Abbi Jacobson, David Bowie, Matt Groening, Eric Andre, Groening, Dreamland, Luci, Nat Faxon, Elfo, Josh Weinstein, Lucy Montgomery


Disenchantment Comic-Con Trailer for New Matt Groening Series

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Disenchantment Comic-Con trailer for new Matt Groening series Netflix has premiered the official Comic-Con trailer for Disenchantment, the new comedy-fantasy animated series from Matt Groening (The Simpsons, Futurama). The 10-episode first season set to premiere on the streaming service on August 17, 2018. Check out the Disenchantment Comic-Con trailer in the player below, along with the new key art in the gallery! In Disenchantment, viewers will be whisked away to the cru...
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Michael Bay’s 6 Underground Expands Ensemble Cast

Michael Bay’s 6 Underground expands ensemble cast Michael Bay’s next project, 6 Underground, has just taken another big step forward with the addition of four new cast members to the film including Dave Franco (The Disaster Artist), Manuel Garcia-Rulfo (The Magnificent Seven), Adria Arjona (Pacific Rim: Uprising) and Corey Hawkins (Kong: Skull Island), according to Variety. This star-studded list joins Ryan Reynolds (Deadpool 2), who will be leading the project that re-teams him with the Dead...
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‘Disenchantment’ Trailer: ‘The Simpsons’ and ‘Futurama’ Creator Matt Groening Heads to Netflix

Matt Groening, creator of The Simpsons and Futurama, is headed to Netflix with Disenchantment. The new animated series looks very much like a reboot of Futurama set in the far past instead of the distant future, right down to the animation style and voice cast – and I’m a-okay with that. Watch the Disenchantment trailer below. Disenchantment Trailer This is a teaser, so there’s not a whole lot to go on here. But it’s clear from this footage that Disenchantment is going to very much in-l...
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Disenchantment Trailer: Matt Groening’s Animated Fantasy Series

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Disenchantment Trailer: Matt Groening’s Animated Fantasy Series The highly anticipated adult animated Netflix series, Disenchantment, now has a teaser trailer. The 10-episode series is set to premiere on the streaming service on August 17, 2018 and comes from the mind of Matt Groening, the creator of The Simpsons and cult-hit Futurama. Check out the Disenchantment trailer in the player below! In Disenchantment, viewers will be whisked away to the crumbling medieval kingdom...
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‘Broad City’ star Abbi Jacobson is really, really talented. BTW, she dates men & women.

'Broad City' broad Abbi Jacobson made us proud when she came out as dating men and women.
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Matt Groening's new animated series "Disenchantment" headed to Netflix

The creator of The Simpsons and Futurama, Matt Groening, has a new animated series for adults called Disenchantment. The "medieval adventure" debuts August 17 on Netflix and "follows the misadventures of a hard-drinking princess, her feisty elf companion and her personal demon." The Guardian reports: ...Broad City’s Abbi Jacobson will voice Bean, who, in the four promotional photos released by Groening on Reddit and the show’s official Twitter account, carries either a sword, scimitar or a pin...
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Matt Groening's 'Disenchantment,' featuring Wayne's Abbi Jacobson, premieres on Netflix this summer

See new stills from Matt Groening's first series in 20 years
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‘Disenchantment’ First Look: Matt Groening’s New Adult Animated Series Comes to Netflix [Updated]

Update: More images have been released of Disenchantment, as well as the show’s month of release. Disenchantment will hit Netflix in August 2018. See more below. Matt Groening will be leaving his longtime home at Fox to tell his latest tale. After two years in development hell, Disenchantment is coming to Netflix. And a first look is here. Groening’s adult animated fantasy series follows an alcoholic princess in the medieval kingdom of Dreamland and stars a who’s who of cult comedy stars, inclu...
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‘Disenchantment’ First Look: Matt Groening’s New Adult Animated Series Comes to Netflix

Matt Groening will be leaving his longtime home at Fox to tell his latest tale. After two years in development hell, Disenchantment is coming to Netflix. And a first look is here. Groening’s adult animated fantasy series follows an alcoholic princess in the medieval kingdom of Dreamland and stars a who’s who of cult comedy stars, including Abbi Jacobson of Broad City, Nat Faxon, and Eric Andre. Now you can get a first look at the characters that will be sure to capture your imagination,  just l...
Tags: Television, Movies, Fantasy, Fox, Netflix, Animation, Broad City, Abbi Jacobson, Matt-Groening, Eric Andre, Groening, Andre, Dreamland, Nat Faxon, Disenchantment, Elfo


Netflix Reveals Launch Date for Matt Groening’s Disenchantment

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Netflix reveals launch date for Matt Groening’s Disenchantment Today Netflix revealed first look images for Matt Groening’s Disenchantment, the upcoming adult animated comedy fantasy series. Check out images from the medieval misadventure in the gallery below and let us know what you think! The launch date for the series was also announced.10 episodes of the animated series will launch on Netflix on August 17, 2018. Disenchantment was birthed from the mind of Matt Groening...
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Comedy Central 2018-2019 Development Slate Announced

Comedy Central 2018-2019 development slate announced Comedy Central has released its 2018-2019 development slate, including two series pick-ups and five pilot orders. The slate is headlined by orders for sketch series Alternatino with Arturo Castro and stand-up series This Week at the Comedy Cellar. The news was announced by Sarah Babineau and Jonas Larsen, executive vice presidents and co-heads of talent and development at Comedy Central. “With an exciting mix of established and emerging tal...
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‘Broad City’ Ending with Season 5, But Abbi Jacobson & Ilana Glazer Have More Shows Coming

Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer found fame four years ago when their web series Broad City became a full fledged original series on Comedy Central. Now that the show has raised their comedy profile to make them in-demand actress in both films and television, the two are ready to bring Broad City to an end with the show’s fifth season. But that doesn’t mean they’re done bringing the laughs to Comedy Central. Broad City Season 5 Ending the Series Comedy Central recently announced that Broad Ci...
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Comedy Central's 'Broad City' to end after upcoming fifth season

Wayne native Abbi Jacobson will be moving on to other projects after the the conclusion of Broad City's upcoming fifth season, Comedy Central announced Thursday.
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