Episode #232: Baroness von Sketch Show

Carolyn Taylor, Jennifer Whalen and Aurora Browne met while performing with Second City Toronto. Later, Meredith MacNeill befriended Carolyn on the set of This Hour Has 22 Minutes. These four Canadian women joined forces to create, write, executive pro…

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What’s in development at IFC for 2019

IFC has revealed its slate of potential new comedies in development for the coming year. They include: Almost Asian, about a perpetual outsider, Katie (Katie Malia, The Mindy Project), and her desperate journey to find her identity as both a dancer and…

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Almost Asian leads IFC’s comedy development slate

IFC is developing five new comedies for their 2019 schedule. The line-up includes a show based on the popular web series Almost Asian produced by Margret Cho. Almost Asian stars Katie Malia as a dancer who is trying to find her way as a mixed-race millennial trying to make it as a dancer in Hollywood. The dark comedy web series launched on YouTube in 2014 and ran for 12 episodes.

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Bridget Everett helps Hank Azaria reach rock bottom in the season finale of “Brockmire”

Hitting rock bottom has never sounded so good. Inspired by IFC’s hit comedy Brockmire, the one and only Bridget Everett… MORE

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IFC Orders ‘Sherman’s Showcase’ Musical Sketch Show from Bashir Salahuddin and Diallo Riddle

Actors, writers, and frequent collaborators Bashir Salahuddin and Diallo Riddle (Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Maya & Marty, The Last O.G.) have a new show heading to IFC. The network announced today that it’s ordered a musical variety sketch show from the duo titled Sherman’s Showcase, which counts John Legend as an executive producer. The […]

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IFC will offer live interactive BINGO! on Thursday nights

You ever want to play Bingo and watch TV at the same time? Yeah, me neither. But IFC is betting a bunch of you bingo-lovers would just love to play bingo on TV, and so tonight, they’re doing just that, at 8 p.m. during the broadcast of Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift. Each Thursday […]

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IFC Renews ‘Brockmire’ for Seasons 3 and 4

IFC wants a lot more Brockmire. The network announced today that it’s handed out a double-season renewal to the show, which will keep it on the air through seasons 3 and 4. “This show is my favorite thing I’ve ever done. Period. I love shooting it, I love editing it, and I love how much […]

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The gents from Oh… Hello crash the craft festival in “Portlandia”

In a pairing that only seems to make all the sense in the world and we’re kinda made that it… MORE

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Watch the Feminist Bookstore Ladies Meet the ‘Oh, Hello’ Guys on ‘Portlandia’

Tonight’s episode of Portlandia features the ultimate meeting of the minds when Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein’s feminist bookstore ladies, Candace and Toni, meet Nick Kroll and John Mulaney’s Oh, Hello guys George St. Geegland and Gil Faizon. Of all the things that could’ve brought these four together, I’m extremely grateful to know it’s an […]

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Highlights from the 2018 Academy Awards and Independent Spirit Awards

The difference between independent and mainstream can sometimes be easy to see, as this weekend proved once again, with Saturday afternoon’s Independent Spirit Awards on IFC followed by Sunday evening’s Academy Awards on ABC. At the indie awards, Nick Kroll and John Mulaney returned to host for a second consecutive year, and nailed their opening […]

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