Search Results for: Marta Kauffman

The Women of Grace & Frankie (2017)

An intimate conversation with the on and off-screen women that create “Grace & Frankie;” a comedic and heartfelt series that boldly tackles gender, age, sexual orientation, and a spectrum of relationship dynamics from mother/daughter to husband/wife to dating and of course, friendship. Relationships define the stories both in front of and behind the camera, from […]

Creating & Casting: Collaboration Built on Trust (2017)

The delicate relationship between the creator and the Casting Director is rarely explored. Often the first to be hired on a project, the Casting Director collaborates with the showrunner from the ground-up to begin fulfilling their vision. Together, they navigate creative preferences, negotiate with agents and managers, take on studio and network input, location casting, […]

Dream On (2015)

25 years after its premiere, the creatives behind Dream On – including creator Marta Kauffman, director Betty Thomas, and casting director Tracy Lilienfield – and its star Brian Benben are back! They discuss their favorite production memories and the early days of working at HBO. Moderator: Sara Osburn Season 6: June 8-11, 2017

The Final Finale (2015)

As true fans, we’ve all had show depression. As our favorite story fades to black, that final image ingrains itself in our hearts forever. Now, imagine the weight that comes with deciding on that final shot, satisfying a viewer while doing the characters justice, and still being able to sleep at night. Only a select […]

ATX TV Festival – Season 5 Sponsor Sizzle

ATX Festival’s Fourth Season had it’s finale on June 7, 2015. Re-live some of the wonderful events, sponsors, panelists, memories, programming and more in this all inclusive sizzle reel featuring: Gilmore Girls, Queer as Folk, Marta Kauffman, Denis Leary, Mae Whitman, Dawson’s Creek, and many more! ATX Television Festival Season 5: June 9-12, 2016 […]

ATX TV Festival and Southwest Airlines TV Party Plane (2015)

Each year ATX and Southwest Airlines partner to bring panelists and fans to Austin for a weekend of TV celebration. This year we kicked the festival off early with a PANEL at 35,000 FEET! EW’s Danielle Nussbaum moderating a panel of power women: Marta Kauffman (creator of Friends), Keiko Agena (Gilmore Girls), and Stacey Oristano […]

A Conversation with Marta Kauffman (2015)

Moderator Ben Blacker (Nerdist Writers Panel) leads an intimate discussion with Marta Kauffman, as she looks back at a career which includes creating one of HBO first scripted series (Dream On), co-creating one of the highest rated (and most beloved) TV series of all time (Friends), and now the move into creating streaming content (Grace […]