Tribeca Tune In: Time Traveling Bong

Tribeca TV

New York Premiere

USA | 66 MINUTES | English |


Female Director(s), Comedy
NETWORK: Comedy Central

This 3 part limited mini-series world premiere centers on two cousins, played by Ilana Glazer and Paul W. Downs, who discover a time traveling bong and ride high as they blaze through time. Their buzz is killed when the bong breaks and the cousins are forced to bounce around the space-time continuum, learning to appreciate that there is no time like the present.

After the episode: A conversation with writers, producers and stars Ilana Glazer, Paul W. Downs and writer, director, producer Lucia Aniello. Moderated by Slate's Willa Paskin .

Ilana Glazer
Ilana Glazer is the Series Creator, Executive Producer and star of Comedy Central’s critically-acclaimed hit show, Broad City, currently in its third season. Glazer received a Critics Choice Television Award nomination for Best Actress in a Comedy Series for Broad City in 2014. Her ECNY nominated live show High School Talent Show ran at Upright Citizens Brigade Theater NY for over three years. Glazer trained at Upright Citizens Brigade. She was recently seen in the film The Night Before opposite Seth Rogen and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Broad City was recently nominated by the Writers Guild of America for ‘Best Comedy Series.’

Paul W. Downs
Paul W. Downs is a comedian, writer and actor. Downs plays Trey Pucker, Abbi's boss on Comedy Central's acclaimed series Broad City. Behind the camera, he serves as a writer and co-executive producer of the show, which is currently in its third season. This April, Downs will star in the Comedy Central miniseries Time Traveling Bong, which he created with his partner Lucia Aniello and co-star Ilana Glazer. Downs can also be seen in his half hour comedy special on Netflix as part of its new series The Characters and in the upcoming indie feature Ghost Team.

Lucia Aniello
Lucia Aniello is currently executive producing, writing and directing on Broad City for Comedy Central. She is also directing the production Time Traveling Bong. Aniello recently closed a deal with Sony for Move That Body, which she co-wrote with Paul W. Downs and is set to direct.

Moderated by Willa Paskin
Willa Paskin is the TV critic at Slate.

Read why llana Glazer's "Broad City is the Contemporary Sitcom That New York City Needs" at


Directed by Lucia Aniello

Lucia Aniello
Ilana Glazer, Lucia Aniello, Paul W. Downs
Executive Producer
Ilana Glazer, Lucia Aniello, Paul W. Downs, Dave Becky, Sam Reich
Rob Paglia
Chris Westlund
Jake Cassidy
Line Producer
Robert West
Ilana Glazer, Paul W. Downs


Press Contact
Michelle Rosenblatt
Comedy Central
New York City, NY 10001
Phone: 212 654 3782
Print Source
Michelle Rosenblatt
Comedy Central
New York City, NY 10001
Phone: 212 654 3782