Abbi Jacobson (born February 1, 1984) is an American comedian, writer, actress, illustrator and producer. She co-created and co-starred in the Comedy Central series Broad City with Ilana Glazer, based on the web series of the same name.
In an April 2018 interview, Jacobson stated that she dates men and women but "they have to be funny, doing something they love".
Jacobson is the daughter of Susan Komm, an artist, and Alan Jacobson, a graphic designer. She is Jewish. She was raised in Wayne, Pennsylvania, where she attended Valley Forge Middle School and Conestoga High School. She studied fine arts and video production at the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), where she studied stand-up comedy for one year with poet Jeremy Sigler with a brief period of studying acting at Emerson College. Jacobson graduated in 2006 from MICA with a B.F.A. in General Fine Arts.Jacobson moved to New York City after graduating from MICA. She began taking classes with the Atlantic Theater Company and the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, where she met Ilana Glazer.
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Visible: Out On Television
This five-part docuseries explores the history of the LGBTQ movement. It looks at homophobia, invisibility, the evolution of LGBTQ characters, and coming out in the TV industry.
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Set in a ruined medieval city called Dreamland, Disenchantment follows the grubby adventures of a hard-drinking princess, her feisty elf companion and her personal demon.
A man and his daughter are traveling across LA with a woman in search of a drug treatment center
The Lego Ninjago Movie
Six young ninjas are tasked with protecting their island home of Ninjago. They are gifted warriors who use their skill and awesome fleet of vehicles to fight villains and monsters at night. Teenagerss...
Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs
The Theater at Madison Square Garden is in New York. Stand-up performances, sketches and short films are included in the benefit.
Person to Person
A variety of New York characters are followed over the course of one day as they navigate personal relationships and unexpected problems.
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To Tell the Truth
The classic game show is not the same as a modern one. Each round, a celebrity panel will be presented with three people who all claim to be the same person with the same incredible talent, job or ach...
The Master: A LEGO Ninjago Short
There is a disagreement with food.
It is not her first talk show, but it is the first of its kind. She is interested in ideas, people and places.
Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising
A child is near a house. The radner's enlisted the help of their nemeses from the frat to fight the rowdy sisters.
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$aving Dat Money
The video of "$ave Dat Money" became popular on Facebook and Twitter almost immediately after it was released, in which Lil' Dicky tried to get key lements from expensive videos, which were all free. ...
Lip Sync Battle
Two people are performing. The co-hosting of the show had a commentary from a social media star. The battle begins after the microphone is off.
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The sitcom horse of the 90s is 20 years old. BoJack Horseman was the star of the hit TV show "Horsin' Around," but today he's washed up, living in Hollywood, complaining about everything, and wearing ...
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Jimmy was Jay Leno's replacement. After 42 years in Los Angeles, the program was brought back to New York.
High and Dry
A privileged photographer learns that she needs to cry genuine, cathartic tears in order to keep from going blind, a pursuit which alienates and upsets those around her including her musician boyfrien...
Broad City follows two women throughout their daily lives in New York City, making the smallest and mundane events hysterical and disturbing to watch all at the same time.
A collection of three strange and comedic short stories examining the perils of artistic expression.
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Curb Your Enthusiasm
The comic vision of Larry David, who plays himself in a parallel universe in which he can't seem to do anything right, and neither can anyone else, is off the hook.
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A League of Their Own
The story of incredible women who dared to play professional baseball begins with the formation of the All American Girls Professional Baseball League in 1943 and follows our heroes as they fight to k...
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