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    IFC Acquires British Comedy ‘Toast of London’

    IFC has announced today the acquisition of three seasons of the British comedy “Toast of London” to begin airing in 2019. Created by Arthur Mathews and Matt Berry, the BAFTA award winning comedy stars Berry as Steven Toast, an eccentric, middle-aged actor with a sketchy past who spends more time dealing with his problems off stage than performing on it.  […]

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    IFC Renews ‘Baroness Von Sketch Show’ for Season 4

    IFC has picked up the upcoming fourth season of the all-female sketch series “Baroness von Sketch Show” prior to its season 3 premiere on Nov. 8, which will air on the network in 2019. The series is performed and written by Carolyn Taylor, Meredith MacNeill, Aurora   Originally airing on Canadian network CBC, and produced by Frantic Films, IFC acquired the first […]

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    IFC Announces Development Slate

    IFC has announced 11 new comedy projects in development for 2018, including a new scripted half hour executive produced by Oliver Platt. The potential slate includes three episodic script orders, several more individual script projects, three new digital series and a targeted multi-project development deal with “Funny Or Die.” Following IFC’s recently greenlit new series […]

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    IFC Acquires ‘Baroness Von Sketch Show’

    IFC has acquired a new “slightly off” sketch comedy series “Baroness von Sketch Show,” which celebrates the absurd, mines the embarrassing and satirizes our daily lives. The show is performed and written by Meredith MacNeill and Second City alumni Carolyn Taylor, Aurora Browne and Jennifer Whalen. IFC will air 13 episodes of seasons one and […]

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    IFC to Telecast the Film Independent Spirit Awards Through 2020

    IFC and Film Independent have renewed their exclusive agreement for IFC to telecast the annual Film Independent Spirit Awards in the U.S. through 2020. This year’s event, co-hosted by Nick Kroll (“The Kroll Show”) and John Mulaney (“Saturday Night Live”) airs live on IFC on Saturday, February 25 at 2 pm ET. IFC began airing […]

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    IFC Greenlights ‘Portlandia’ for Final Eighth Season

    IFC has renewed sketch series “Portlandia” for its eighth and final season. The series, currently airing Thursdays at 10 p.m., has satirizes our society’s idiosyncrasies by exploring the eccentric misfits who embody the foibles of modern culture.” Portlandia” was created by Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein and Jonathan Krisel. The show is executive produced by Lorne […]

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    IFC Orders New Comedies ‘Stan Against Evil’ and ‘Brockmire’

    IFC has placed a straight-to-series order for two scripted comedies: “Stan Against Evil” and “Brockmire” starring Hank Azaria. From Dana Gould and 3 Arts Entertainment, “Stan Against Evil” revolves around a disgruntled sheriff of a New England town, built upon the site of a witch burning ground, who is forced to retire but winds up […]

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    Hulu and IFC Films Close First Ever Deal

    Hulu and IFC Films have closed a landmark output deal that will make Hulu the exclusive streaming home for all future documentary releases from IFC Films, which will include all documentaries from the brands IFC Films, Sundance Selects and IFC Midnight. The multi-year agreement marks the first time these documentary films will be available on […]

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