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Broad City announces season 4 release date

Broad City is coming a bit later than usual next year — but it’s still coming.

In a video posted to the comedy’s official Twitter account, stars and creators Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson shared that their Comedy Central show’s fourth season will debut in August 2017. And Glazer promises “it’s gonna be, seriously, like, so good.”

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Abbi Jacobson theorizes what would be in Donald Trump's bag

Abbi Jacobson is usually associated with Broad City co-conspirator Ilana Glazer, but on Wednesday night, she appeared on The Late Show by herself. Even she seemed a little surprised, telling host Stephen Colbert, “I feel like I should have someone with me.” But Jacobson was there to promote her new book, Carry This Book, which is full of illustrations about what Jacobson imagines famous people like Beyoncé and Hillary Clinton carry with them.

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Broad City stars Abbi Jacobson & Ilana Glazer address Stephen Colbert as colonial women

On Thursday night, Hillary Clinton officially accepted the Democratic nomination for President of the United States, becoming the first woman of either major party to do so. This is both a groundbreaking historical achievement and something long overdue. To highlight this combination, Stephen Colbert recruited Broad City stars Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer to portray colonial women being informed of this development. When Colbert first tells “Josephine Hindley” and “Abatha Whitmore” about Clinton’s nomination, they are overjoyed.

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Broad City: Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer discuss the future of the show

Broad City’s third season came to an end on Wednesday, but never fear: Comedy Central picked up the show for two more seasons back in January. 

So what does the future of the show look like? In a recent interview with EW, Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer discussed their big-picture plan for the rest of the series, including their goal to make their characters (somewhat) more mature.

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What we learned from the Broad City Tribeca panel

Kelly Ripa asked what everyone was thinking when she moderated Tribeca Film Festival’s Broad City panel Sunday: When are Abbi and Ilana going to get married? “I think they are married, you know?” show co-creator and star Ilana Glazer responded. “In the way that they need to be right now.”

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Chris Hemsworth catches Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson drilling into his dressing room

Chris Hemsworth gloriously crossed paths with Broad City’s Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Thursday.

As Kimmel tried introducing his guests, the host was interrupted by a loud drilling sound. Sending a camera backstage, he found Jacobson and Glazer trying to drill a hole in the wall of Hemsworth’s dressing room. They explained they were attempting to “peep his penis,” and wouldn’t take no for an answer from Kimmel.

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Broad City star Ilana Glazer teases new Comedy Central miniseries Time Traveling Bong

At this point, “Abbi and Ilana” has become one of those name combos that everyone has gotten used to saying in one breath, like “Abbot and Costello” or “Key and Peele.” But Broad City stars Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer have their own, individual projects in the pipeline as well.

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