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  1. Watch THR's Full, Uncensored Comedy Actress Roundtable With Amy Schumer, Lena Dunham and More

    7:53 am 8/16/2015

    THR's Emmy season roundtables air on SundanceTV and stream at THR.com. The shows air Sunday at 8 a.m. PT on channel 557 on DirecTV, 126 on Dish nationwide, and at 11 a.m. ET/PT on cable (channel 625 on TWC in L.A., 94 in NYC).Read more

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  2. Watch THR's Full, Uncensored Comedy Actress Roundtable With Amy Schumer, Lena Dunham and More Now on THR.com

    1:09 pm 8/14/2015

    “I’m not saying men hate women. People. There is such an aggression towards women.”Read more

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  3. Ellie Kemper on Kimmy Schmidt Character: "She Is Very Girlishly Powerful"

    1:00 pm 6/1/2015

    "I think that [Kimmy] came from this horrible, unspeakable experience, and she is tough like a young girl might be tough. She is all pinks and candy and yellows but still very powerful."Read more

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  4. 'Jane the Virgin' Star Gina Rodriguez: "I'm a Brown Girl. I Have to Cross All the Lines Just to Be Known."

    10:00 am 6/1/2015

    "Actually, I've met every single one of them, and they're all related to me."Read more

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  5. Tracee Ellis Ross: "I Think Racism Usually Trumps" Sexism in Hollywood

    1:00 pm 5/29/2015

    "When you get in that position where you're trying to make people laugh, you’re screwed, but if you go back to just telling the truth … it's one of those magic things.”Read more

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  6. Amy Schumer on the Power of Self-Deprecation: "It's Definitely Very Important to Me"

    10:00 am 5/29/2015

    "People are so angry and love to burn somebody at the stake. So I'll just burn myself."Read more

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  7. Kate McKinnon on Playing Hillary Clinton: "I Feel Immense Pressure"

    1:00 pm 5/28/2015

    The SNL star on playing Justin Bieber, whether she's said no to anything and her most mortifying moment as a comedian Read more

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  8. Lena Dunham On 'Girls' Racial Backlash: "It Was an Educational, Painful Process for Me"

    10:00 am 5/28/2015

    "I had been thinking so much about sort of representing weirdo girls and chubby girls and strange half-Jews that I had forgotten that there was an entire world of women who were being underserved.”Read more

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  9. Lena Dunham, Amy Schumer and Comedy Actress A-List in Raunchy, R-Rated Roundtable

    9:00 am 5/27/2015

    Six of TV's most provocative female comedians — including Ellie Kemper, Kate McKinnon, Gina Rodriguez and Tracee Ellis Ross — talk sexism, sex scenes, penis bags and why women need to stop apologizing: "I think people hate women. I don't think they want to hear a woman talk for too long. A lot of people project their mom yelling at them," says Schumer.Read more

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  10. Lena Dunham On 'Girls' Racial Backlash: "It Was an Educational, Painful Process for Me"

    8:50 am 5/27/2015

    "I had been thinking so much about sort of representing weirdo girls and chubby girls and strange half-Jews that I had forgotten that there was an entire world of women who were being underserved.”Read more

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