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Broad City co-creator/star Jacobson is in negotiations to play the lead in A League Of Their Own, which revolves around about a women’s professional baseball league during World War II.
Jacobson will play Carson, a farm girl whose husband is off fighting in World War II. She runs away from home and tries out for the league in response to an advertisement.
Carden will play Greta, a beautiful and worldly player who was once in the army. Ikumelo will play Clance.
Originally set up at Amazon last year as a half-hour comedy, A League Of Their Own has been converted into one-hour ahead of a quiet pilot order.