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The Night Shift (2014)

The Night Shift creator Gabe Sachs and cast members Jill Flint, Daniella Alonso, Brendan Fehr, and Freddy Rodriguez got together at the Alamo Drafthouse for a lively discussion about their hit summer series on NBC. Moderator: Robyn Ross www.atxfestival.com Season 6: June 8-11, 2017 www.artsandlabor.co

Mulaney (2014)

Prolific Saturday Night Live writer and standup comedian John Mulaney brought showrunner Jon Pollack and fellow cast members Nasim Pedrad and Seaton Smith to Austin, giving ATX audiences an early glimpse at his sharp, short-lived FOX multicam comedy series, Mulaney. Moderator: Todd VanDerWerff www.atxfestival.com Season 6: June 8-11, 2017 www.artsandlabor.co

The Night Shift (2014)

The Night Shift creator Gabe Sachs and cast members Jill Flint, Daniella Alonso, Brendan Fehr, and Freddy Rodriguez got together at the Alamo Drafthouse for a lively discussion about their hit summer series on NBC. Moderator: Robyn Ross www.atxfestival.com Season 6: June 8-11, 2017 www.artsandlabor.co

POV: An Actor in the Pilot Process (2014)

If you’re a real TV fan, by now, you’ve heard the term “Pilot Season.” It’s the time of year where the TV industry is creating/producing/selling your potential new favorite series. Studios are producing the shows, networks are buying them, and actors are running all over LA auditioning, reading, and testing for (fingers crossed) their next […]

What is an Adult Swim? (2014)

Adult Swim has no contemporaries. Starting out as a late night programming block on Cartoon Network, today it has grown into the #1 basic cable network for 18-34 yr olds with a full-fledged prime time slate starting at 8pm. Their programming trends towards the risqué, unorthodox, and sometimes just bizarre. Producers, executives and stars discuss […]

Reality Check (2014)

Reality. Unscripted. Docu-series. Competition. Lifestyle. With so many sub-genres, how do studios, networks, and producers navigate which version of “reality” they want? Hear producers and executives discuss the growing popularity of the genre, how much of what audiences see is “real”, the importance of casting to the success (or failure) of a show, and the […]

Are You Listening? Fine-Tuning the Television Soundtrack (2014)

As television becomes more cinematic, the swelling of the music must follow suit. As a single episode now lives on by streaming, DVDs, and downloading, the artists must agree to their songs being used beyond comprehensible scope. And as audiences can now marathon an entire series, the quality of the music must be as consistent […]

An Assistant’s Tale (2014)

Breaking into the industry is daunting. There’s no single guaranteed way to accomplish it — you may go to film school, you may not graduate high school, you could start at an agency, a studio, on a production, or even working for your hero. Beginning as an assistant is one of the most common first […]

The Casting Director’s Production (2014)

The right casting choice can make or break a series, change the landscape of a story, or launch a career. However, the Casting Director’s role is more complex than simply picking the right actor for the job. Our panelists discuss their contribution to the production of a TV show, the balance of creative collaboration with […]

Pairing Off: A Look at Co-Creating and Writing Partners (2014)

Every TV series needs a leader. A mastermind known as the showrunner or creator that is setting the tone and pace of the production. But what about a series that is co-created and run by a pair? How do two minds create and execute a singular idea? Listen to writing partners and co-creators discuss how […]

Hemlock Grove: Sneak Peek (2014)

From executive producer Eli Roth and based on Brian McGreevy’s novel of the same name, Hemlock Grove is a riveting one-hour supernatural thriller that revolves around the residents of a former Pennsylvania steel town coming to grips with the shocking massacre incurred by one of its deadliest creatures. Catch a sneak peek of Season 2 […]

Justified (2014)

Future-ATX Advisory Board member and Justified creator Graham Yost sat down with series star Joelle Carter to discuss the challenges of writing Season 5, Ava’s time in prison, and the pressure to stick the landing with the series’ upcoming final season. Moderator: Ben Blacker www.atxfestival.com Season 6: June 8-11, 2017 www.artsandlabor.co