'Veep' Showrunner David Mandel on Parody Being "Harder and Harder"
"I'm assuming everyone's going to tune into our season to see our take on Trump, and we don't have one. There is no Trump character. We're not a real-world political show, we are inspired."
Tony Hale Calls Trump "Bats---," Says 'Veep' Highlights "The Crazy"
"There is something about [Trump's] crazy that I think is actually everywhere, but people just don't talk about. Everybody's ... got some crazy."
Drama Showrunner Roundtable: 6 Top TV Bosses on Fighting for Diversity, Getting Pigeonholed and Casting "A—holes"
Six of television's top drama series bosses — Sam Esmail, Julian Fellowes, Nina Jacobson, Marti Noxon, Melissa Rosenberg and John Ridley — open up about the stories that made them genuinely nervous, the things they still can’t believe they got past the network censors and the ongoing inequities of being anyone other than a privileged white male.
Anthony Anderson Discusses 'Black-ish' Episode on Police Brutality
"We pride ourselves on dealing with divisive topics on ['Black-ish'] that bring people to a table who have differences of opinions and create that dialogue. Hopefully when we leave this table, we have a better understanding of who sat across from us."
'Black-ish' Creator Kenya Barris on Walking a "Fine Line" for Difficult Discussions With Kids
"Police brutality is one that for me in particular, I had to have that conversation with my young sons, because they did not understand why the protestors were mad."
Lily Tomlin Recalls Encountering Blatant Sexism During Her Early Career
"I said, 'I’ll do another show, but I don’t want a partner.' They said, 'Well, you’ve got to have somebody that we can talk to.' This is how bad it was."
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