A Showrunner Defined

“show·run·ner ˈSHōˌrənər/ Noun the person who has overall creative authority and management responsibility for a television program.” Despite a clear and succinct definition, the job is anything but concise. Every series is run differently, and every job has a new set of perks and challenges. Listen as this group of showrunners have an in-depth discussion with one another on what their job actually is, swapping stories, asking each other for advice, and giving insight into the lessons they’ve learned along the way.

Panelists: Danielle Sanchez-Witzel, Javier Grillo-Marxuach, Bob Daily, Tracey Wigfield, Greg Garcia

Moderator: Julie Plec (The Originals)

Season 7 | June 7-10, 2018 | Austin, TX