Ilana Glazer Biography
Ilana Glazer is an American stand-up comedian, director, producer, writer, and actress. She is best known for co-creating and co-starring in the Comedy Central series Broad City. Her other acting credits include Rough Night (2017). In 2010, she made her television debut in the series ‘Acting Reel Master Database.’
Ilana Glazer Age
How old is Ilana? The famous comedian is 35 years old as of April 12, 2022. Glazer was born on April 12, 1987, in St. James, New York, United States of America.
Ilana Glazer Education
In Smithtown, New York, she attended Smithtown High School. After graduating, she enrolled at New York University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2009.
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Ilana Glazer Height
The star stands at a height of 5’3″ (160 cm).
Ilana Glazer Parents | Family | Brother
Sandi and Larry Glazer gave birth to Glazer on April 12, 1987, in St. James, New York, USA. Her parents both work in the insurance and finance industries. Her family is Reform Jewish, and she has a brother named Eliot. In Smithtown, New York, she attended Smithtown High School. After graduating, she enrolled at New York University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2009.
Ilana Glazer Husband | Spouse
Ilana is a happily married woman. David Rocklin, a computational biologist, is her husband. Prior to their February 2017 wedding, the couple had been dating for nearly five years, first meeting in Washington Square Park in 2012.
Ilana Glazer Wedding
Ilana and David Rocklin married in a private ceremony in Brooklyn, following which they honeymooned in Iceland.
Ilana Glazer Career
Ms. Glazer began performing stand-up comedy while attending theatre school. She joined the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in 2006 before moving on to stand-up comedy and improv. She collaborated with Abbi Jacobson to create the web series Broad City in 2009. They are also the main actresses in the series as fictionalized versions of themselves. It received a lot of positive feedback and was nominated for an ECNY Award for ‘Best Web Series.’ Amy Poehler, an American actress, and comedian were intrigued by the web series and met with Glazer and Ms. Jacobson, agreeing to appear in the series finale as well as assist the duo in shopping for a pilot script based on the series.
The three ladies successfully wrote the pilot script, and with Poehler as producer, the FX cable network bought the script but decided not to develop it. After that, Jacobson and Glazer approached Comedy Central, which purchased the script from FX and ordered a pilot. Broad City debuted on television in January 2014. It received a lot of positive feedback, and the show was renewed for a second season in February 2014. The third season aired, and the fourth and fifth seasons were announced in early 2016. Glazer’s first stand-up special, The Planet is Burning, is available on Amazon Prime. Grazer serves as an Executive Producer on the special, which was directed by Ryan Cunningham. It debuted in January 2020.
Ilana Glazer Movies and TV shows
♦ TBA – False Positive
♦ 2019 – Green Eggs and Ham as EB (voice)
♦ 2018 – Sesame Street as Mrs. Noodle
♦ 2018 – RuPaul’s Drag Race as a guest judge
♦ 2017 – Rough Night as Frankie
♦ 2016 – Time Traveling Bong as Sharee
♦ 2016 – Brad Neely’s Harg Nallin’ Sclopio Peep
♦ 2015 – BoJack Horseman as Penny Carson (voice)
♦ 2015 – The Night Before as Rebecca Grinch
♦ 2015 – Lucas Bros Moving Co as Sister (voice)
♦ 2015 – Lip Sync Battle in the episode “Ilana Glazer vs. Abbi Jacobson”
♦ 2015 – Inside Amy Schumer in the episode “80s Ladies”
♦ 2014 – High and Dry as a Vet Assistant
♦ 2014–19 – Broad City as Ilana Wexler and creator
♦ 2013 – Little Horribles as Lindsay
♦ 2013 – How to Follow Strangers as Ellie
♦ 2013 – CollegeHumor in one episode
♦ 2012 – Nature Boys as Elle
♦ 2012 – That Untitled Web series that Morgan Evans Is Doing
♦ as Emma
♦ 2010 – Broad City as Ilana Wexler