NOC Interview: Ilana Glazer on Her New Hulu Film, ‘False Positive’

Ilana Glazer portrays Lucy in False Positive, and also serves as both a co-writer and producer for the new movie. The Emmy Award winner is best known as the co-creator, writer, director, executive producer, and star of the critically acclaimed series, Broad City. The Hulu Original film premieres on Friday, June 25. Get ready because False Positive will definitely stick with you after you watch.

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How to Break Into TV Comedy Writing with Grace Nkenge Edwards

Grace Nkenge Edwards is a writer, actor, and producer who has both written for and performed on MTV’s Decoded, Inside Amy Schumer on Comedy Central, and is currently a writer on MTV’s Untitled Nicole Byer Project. She co-writes and performs in a monthly show with her sketch team The Heavenly Creatures. She has an MFA in Screenwriting from Columbia University, a BFA in Acting from the University of Michigan, and has taught television writing at NYU.

I had the pleasure of meeting Grace at Columbia where I was acting in her screenwriting class taught by one of my favorite playwrights, Israel Horowitz. Since then, Grace has created a TV writing career that many creatives only dream about. How did she do it? With perseverance, preparation, and well… grace. Check out my interview with her below.

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It’s a Draw with Natalie Kim and Keisha Zollar

How do the best comedians and cartoonists do what they do? Check out our new twice-weekly collaboration with Natalie Kim to find out!

Natalie sits and draws with comedian and actress Keisha Zollar (Orange is the New Black, Broad City). They discuss Beyonce’s butt, being a comedian of color in the world of improv and why Keisha wants Bob Odenkirk’s career.

All that while drawing a “BANANA HAMMOCK.”  Check it out after the jump!

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