15 Iconic Hollywood Actors You Didn’t Know Mentored Your Favorite Stars
Amy Poehler and Abbi Jacobson
Amy Poehler just seems like a genuinely great person. She’s taken her own success and used it to raise up the work of female comedians she believes in. One of the beneficiaries of that is Abbi Jacobson, one of the stars of Broad City. It seems that Amy provided notes for Abbi, who also co-created the show, and actually directed some of it as well.
“She’s a great role model in this industry,” Abbi told Channel Guide Magazine. “She’s like this mogul. She’s sort of calm and just like a boss b*tch.” Tell us something we don’t already know, Abbi.