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Friday, March 28th, 2014

This Week in Comedy: 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine', 'Broad City', 'Kroll Show', and 'Girls' Wrap Up Their Current Seasons

In case you missed it, here's all the big comedy stuff that happened this week:

-We reviewed the first seasons of Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Broad City, the second season of Kroll Show, and the third season of Girls, all of which ended this week.

-Nothing's official yet, but plans are underway for a sixth season and a movie for Community.

-AMC is getting into comedy, offering development deals to Wyatt Cenac, Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg, and Kevin Smith.

-We interviewed Fred Armisen about Portlandia, Hannibal Buress about his new Comedy Central standup special, Matt Walsh about the upcoming season of Veep, and Billy Eichner about Billy on the Street, and Jillian Bell and Charlotte Newhouse about their Comedy Central web series, Idiotsitter.

-We analyzed the mumblecore aesthetic of the Duplass brothers and remembered the life of the late David Brenner.

-Adam McKay plans to direct a movie about the economic crisis, and a Tucker & Dale Vs. Evil sequel is in the works.

-We recommended the Twitter feed of Rachel Bloom, and the week's best podcasts.


And here are your Top Five Web Videos of the Week:


Matt Ingebretson – "The Record Collector"


Funny Or Die – "A Message from Step Brothers' Adam Scott"


SadTire – "Pin It"


Boy Search – Chapter 7 – Making a Song with the Backstreet Boys (Funny Or Die)


The Onion – "Report: 95% Of Grandfathers Got Job By Walking Right Up And Just Asking"