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Television in a Trumped Up America (2017)

Television in a Trumped Up America (2017)

After an election that resulted in riveting and addictive TV-viewing, much of the world has come out the other side feeling a spectrum of emotions: from fear to anger to confusion and perhaps, motivation. We’re often faced during this time of change with the question, “Where do we go from here?” Join creatives as they […]

The Comeback (2017)

The Comeback (2017)

In 2005, perhaps no show arrived at a more appropriate time or place in the television zeitgeist as HBO’s landmark cult-sensation comedy, The Comeback. A wildly quirky combination of the era’s most innovative formats (mockumentary, reality TV, “autobiographical fiction”), Lisa Kudrow’s fully realized performance as Valerie Cherish skewered many of the best and worst aspects […]

The Leftovers: The End (2017)

The Leftovers: The End (2017)

From book, to series, to Miracle and Down Under — HBO’s The Leftovers served as an emotional (and often spiritual) departure from convention, defying expectation by fully embracing the unknown, and urging viewers to “let the mystery be.” Join the creators & executive producers for the first discussion following the series finale on the creative […]

Complex Not Complicated: A Look at a Woman’s Character (2017)

Complex Not Complicated: A Look at a Woman’s Character (2017)

Now more than ever, television is home to a range of increasingly complex female characters: ones that are bold, funny, fierce, sensitive, loyal, fragile, complicated, and kick ass (sometimes all in the same moment). Prepare to be awestruck as these powerhouse creatives and actors discuss the legacy of female characters before them, the necessity of […]

From Actor to ‘Action!’ (2017)

From Actor to ‘Action!’ (2017)

The transition from “in front of” to “behind” the camera is simultaneously a natural, yet complicated move. An actor’s primary focus is on a performance and character, while a director collaborates with a multitude of departments to craft the entire episode. Join some of your favorite TV faces as they discuss what drove them to […]