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  1. Alan Yang Says He and Aziz Ansari "Didn't Expect" Reaction to 'Master of None'

    5:00 am 7/13/2016

    "We just wanted to make a show that was about us — it wasn't a political move, it wasn't a statement."Read more

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  2. 'Veep' Showrunner David Mandel on Parody Being "Harder and Harder"

    5:00 am 7/12/2016

    "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."Read more

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  3. 'Black-ish' Creator Kenya Barris on Walking a "Fine Line" for Difficult Discussions With Kids

    5:00 am 7/11/2016

    "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."Read more

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  4. 'Fresh Off the Boat' Showrunner Nahnatchka Khan Talks Being the "Only Woman In the Room"

    5:00 am 7/9/2016

    "I felt like people looked at me for the wife joke or the daughter joke."Read more

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  5. 'Grace and Frankie' Showrunner Marta Kauffman On Network Versus Netflix

    5:00 am 7/5/2016

    Kauffman discusses the difference between creating content for NBC (she helmed the iconic series 'Friends') and Netflix, the home of her sitcom 'Grace and Frankie.'Read more

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  6. 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' Showrunner Aline Brosh McKenna Talks Censoring for The CW

    5:00 am 7/4/2016

    "I think the thing where someone gets garroted with their own belt is a little scarier than seeing a woman’s nipples."Read more

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  7. 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' Showrunner Aline Brosh McKenna Talks Censoring For The CW

    4:30 am 6/9/2016

    "People are killed on network shows in the most disgusting, gruesome, serial killer-y way, but you can't show" Rachel Bloom's nipples.Read more

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  8. Alan Yang Says He and Aziz Ansari "Didn't Expect" Reaction to 'Master of None'

    4:30 am 6/9/2016

    "We just wanted to make a show that was about us - it wasn't a political move, it wasn't a statement."Read more

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  9. 'Black-ish' Creator Kenya Barris on "Walking Fine Line" For Difficult Discussions with Kids

    4:30 am 6/9/2016

    "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."Read more

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  10. 'Veep' Showrunner David Mandel on Parody Being "Harder and Harder"

    4:30 am 6/9/2016

    "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."Read more

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