21 Jump Street (movie)

Female-led '21 Jump Street' spinoff on deck from 'Broad City' writers

Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill's bumbling undercover bros could be getting some new neighbors on Jump Street.

Screenwriters Lucia Aniello and Paul W. Downs have been hired by Sony to pen a female-led spinoff of the "21 Jump Street" action-comedy franchise, The Times has confirmed. The Tracking Board first reported the news.

Aniello and Downs are best known for working on the zeitgeisty Comedy Central series "Broad City," which chronicles the misadventures of two twentysomething BFFs (show creators Abbi Jacobson and...