Founded by Lorne Michaels, Broadway Video is the entertainment company responsible for SNL, Tonight Show, Late Night, Portlandia, and more!
Broadway Video is a global entertainment and media company founded by "Saturday Night Live" creator Lorne Michaels. Launched in 1979 in New York’s historic Brill Building, Broadway Video has grown into an independent studio that produces and distributes comedic content around the world. Broadway Video’s Television division has produced such shows as "SNL," “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” “Late Night with Seth Meyers,” “Portlandia,” “30 Rock,” "The Awesomes," "Mulaney," "Man Seeking Woman," and "The Maya Rudolph Show." Film division credits include "Mean Girls," "Baby Mama," "The Guilt Trip," "Macgruber," and "Wayne's World." Its Above Average Productions releases original digital shorts on YouTube’s largest premium comedy network. Broadway Video Enterprises distributes the company’s diverse properties and develops branded entertainment. Broadway Video Ventures finds and funds emerging media, entertainment and technology firms. Finally, Broadway Video Post Production, the company’s first business, delivers state-of-the-art editing, audio and design expertise to myriad TV, film and advertising clients.