‘Brockmire': How a YouTube Skit Became a 4-Season Cable Comedy

TCA 2020: ”I didn’t see the depth in this or the narrative that [Joel Church-Cooper] did,“ star and executive producer Hank Azaria says

When “Brockmire” star and executive producer Hank Azaria thinks about the process of bringing the IFC comedy from its origins as a 2010 Funny or Die short to its fourth and final season as an IFC comedy series a decade later, he calls it a “crazy journey.”

When the final season premieres March 18, it will  bring the fully-realized arc to a satisfying close a decade after the character of Jim Brockmire first found an audience on YouTube.

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Margeaux Sippell

TV Reporter • margeaux.sippell@thewrap.com • @margeauxsippell