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  1. 5 Top Showrunners Share Advice for Vince Gilligan on How to Move On

    9:00 am 10/16/2013

    The "Breaking Bad" creator gets encouragement from Carlton Cuse, Damon Lindelof, Chris Carter, Shawn Ryan and this line from Aaron Sorkin: "It feels like the first line of your obit's already been written -- it hasn't."Read more

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  2. 'Breaking Bad's' Vince Gilligan Reveals Details of 'Saul' Spinoff and Terror Over What's Next

    9:00 am 10/16/2013

    The anxiety-ridden showrunner on what he's mulling (a Western film), saying no to dozens of film pitches and how Jeffrey Katzenberg courted him, even as he admits "the odds of winning the lottery [twice] are pretty infinitesimal."Read more

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  3. TV Showrunners to Outshine Filmmakers at 2013 Produced By Conference

    5:00 am 6/7/2013

    As movie producers lament their lack of clout, TV producers are poised to command even more power as different platforms -- ahem, Netflix -- vie for their services.Read more

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  4. 21 Steps to Sitcom Success From a Top Comedy Showrunner

    10:00 am 11/8/2012

    Ken Levine, of "Cheers" and "M*A*S*H" fame, spills his secrets to THR -- including hiring writers who bathe, not abusing assistants and (guffaw!) listening to your actors.Read more

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  5. How I Sold My Show: Nine of TV's Hottest Producers Tell All

    6:00 am 10/17/2012

    From what to wear (a lucky shirt, a nice suit) to how to prepare (hit the gym, avoid coffee), words of wisdom from Betsy Beers, Shawn Ryan, Greg Berlanti, Howard Gordon and more as pitch season hits full swing.Read more

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  6. Showrunners 2012: 'Suits' Aaron Korsh

    8:00 am 10/3/2012

    "When the pilot [of "Suits"] was being shot, there was a question about whether we could show Mike (Patrick J. Adams) smoking pot or not," recalls Korsh.Read more

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  7. Showrunners to Watch for 2013: Looking Ahead to Next Year's List

    8:00 am 10/3/2012

    From Mindy Kaling to "Vegas" executive producer Greg Walker — these are the minds behind the year's buzziest shows.Read more

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  8. 'The Good Wife's' Showrunners Reveal the Perks of Being a Married Couple (Q&A)

    8:00 am 10/3/2012

    "You can't resent someone not doing dishes if they're in the midst of a rewrite," Michelle King says of husband Robert King.Read more

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  9. THR Visits 'Revenge' Showrunner Mike Kelley and His Makeshift Manhattan Beach Hamptons

    8:00 am 10/3/2012

    With a high-profile move to Sunday this fall, the man behind ABC's hit soap -- ahem "suspense drama" -- attempts to build on last year's success by upping the twists, making one very big addition to the cast and reviving its not-so-dead antagonist. Read more

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  10. 'Awkward' Showrunner Lauren Iungerich Admits 'I Cry. All. The. Time.'

    8:00 am 10/3/2012

    She's the first to admit she breaks the Hollywood rule that it's unwise to show vulnerability on a set.Read more

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