‘Portlandia’ Season 7 Sets Bamford, B-52’s, All-Star Guests New and Old
Portlandia never fails to bring with it a treasury of comedy stars, and Season 7 is no exception. Ahead of a January 2017 premiere, Fred and Carrie are adding to their weird world everyone from Broad City stars to the B-52's, while Kyle MacLachlan and more book their returns.
IFC officially confirmed Portlandia Season 7's guest roster ahead of a January 5 premiere, including new additions Maria Bamford, SNL stars Vanessa Bayer and Rachel Dratch, John Early, Judy Greer, Party Down alum Ryan Hansen, Tim Heidecker, Abbi Jacobson, Damian Lillard, Laurie Metcalf, Sam Richardson, Andy Richter and Jessica St. Clair, among others. From the musical world, Run the Jewels and The B-52's will also take part.
As for returning guests, expect Boardwalk Empire alum Steve Buscemi, Arrested Development creator Mitch Hurwitz, Orange Is the New Black star Natasha Lyonne, Twin Peaks lead Kyle MacLachlan, and Silicon Valley favorite Kumail Nanjianai.
In the meantime, Season 7 marks the last of IFC’s officially ordered Portlandia seasons, though Fred Armisen has previously stated the series was likely to continue through at least Season 8.
Stay tuned for the latest on Portlandia Season 7 as it arrives, including a first full trailer.