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  1. Niecy Nash: "It Was My Naivete That Got Me Where I Am"

    4:00 am 6/15/2016

    The 'Getting On' star says, she didn't know "you had to have an agent and a manager to get an audition," so she got the audition (and the job) on her own.Read more

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  2. Ilana Glazer Discusses What It Takes to Run 'Broad City,' Sexism and Control

    4:00 am 6/15/2016

    "When I’m met with sexism, I’m like, ‘Are you kidding me?’”Read more

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  3. Gina Rodriguez Talks 'Jane,' Sex and Virginity

    4:00 am 6/15/2016

    "[Jane] definitely helps me check myself," says the 'Jane the Virgin' star of her highly moralistic and generous title character.Read more

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  4. Rachel Bloom Talks 'Crazy-Ex Girlfriend,' Creating Her Own Work and "Boundary Issues"

    4:00 am 6/15/2016

    "Creating my own work was almost my way to affirm, ‘Okay, I’m not crazy. I’m in this for a reason.’”Read more

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  5. Allison Janney Talks Recovery on 'Mom,' Anna Faris and Being "Prettier in Person"

    4:00 am 6/15/2016

    “I love that it’s a show about recovery. I think that’s an important part of the show, and definitely one of the main reasons I wanted to do it."Read more

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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. '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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