Amy Poehler

Netflix and Hulu Are Both Filming New Series on the Lower East Side Today

Posted February 23, 2015 at 5:12 am

Two heavy hitter digital content services are filming on opposite ends of the Lower East Side today. Both Netflix and Hulu are in the area today to shoot scenes for their original programming. First, the Netflix show AKA Jessica Jones is on the Bowery and points west. This show is operating under the guise of […]

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Amy Poehler-Produced ‘Broad City’ Filming on Ludlow Today

Posted October 8, 2013 at 10:35 am

Amy Poehler’s Broad City is back on the Lower East Side beat today. Cast and crew will cordon the area bounded by Delancey-Rivington-Norfolk-Ludlow to shoot scenes for the pilot season, which is set to debut next spring on Comedy Central. Comediennes Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer are the creative duo behind Broad City. It began in the […]

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Amy Poehler-Produced ‘Broad City’ Filming on Eldridge Today

Posted September 12, 2013 at 11:00 am

A homegrown Upright Citizens Brigade sketch idea is making its way to cable television. Broad City is the collective brainchild of comediennes Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer. It began in the club but morphed into an uber-popular web series. Fellow UCB alum Amy Poehler took notice and adapted the concept for Comedy Central (ten episodes […]

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