Broad City

Was ‘Broad City’ a Hex on Galli Restaurant on Rivington Street?

Last modified March 22, 2016 at 12:57 pm

The premiere of the critically-acclaimed Broad City season 3 last month was rather timely, just as the shuttered Galli Restaurant emptied the house at 98 Rivington Street and placed the Misrahi Realty sign in the window. Why, you ask? The opening scene of this first episode takes place here (“Two Chainz”), having been filmed over the summer. After a series of […]

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‘Broad City’ Season 3 Filming in Hell Square Today

Posted August 24, 2015 at 10:27 am

Fans of comedic duo Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson should take note. The hit Comedy Central show, Broad City, will be filming in Hell Square today. Neon laminates have been taped to street furniture along Rivington since last week. In this case, some trickery was employed to mask the production. “BCS” is listed as the […]

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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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