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Experts Weigh In: Who Should Win — And Who Will Win

BEST DRAMA SERIES WILL WIN: The Crown (Netflix) The Handmaid’s Tale has one more acting nomination (10), The Mandalorian the same total (24), and this is the last chance to honor Lovecraft…

‘Hacks’ Co-Creators Ink Warner Bros. TV Overall Deal

Emmy-nominated Hacks co-creators Lucia Aniello and Paul W. Downs are extending their relationship with Warner Bros. TV. The couple, and their production company, Paulilu, has signed an…

‘Hacks,’ ‘I May Destroy You,’ ‘Pose’ Among Top Winners at LGBTQ Critics’ Dorian TV Awards

Hacks, I May Destroy You and Pose were among the top winners at the GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics’ Dorians TV Awards, which were handed out Sunday night. It’s a Sin, Framing…

Emmys: ‘Handmaid’s Tale,’ ‘Hacks’ Directors Talks Character Deaths and Wearing Multiple Hats on Set

Liz Garbus and Lucia Aniello open up about their creative processes.

‘Hacks’ Co-Creators on How They Balance Their Romantic Relationship With Creative Pursuits

Lucia Aniello doesn’t remember exactly what Paul W. Downs did more than a decade ago in an improv class that made her laugh so hard, but her instinct was to record it. “I turned to our teacher…

The Dynamic of Creative Collaboration at the Core of ‘Hacks’

The following article was created by our marketing department in collaboration with our partners at Universal Studio Group. Creative collaborations can be a tricky thing, especially when…

Riding the ‘Hacks’ Bus: Co-Creators, Stars of Hit Series Drop by Comedy Store for Surprise Stand-Up Event

“This is so fun,” Paul W. Downs said as he ascended the final step to reach the top of a double-decker bus parked in front of Andaz West Hollywood. “It’s like episode three.” The scene surely…

‘Hacks’ Co-Creator Reflects on Series’ Long Journey to Screen

Back in 2015, Jen Statsky took a road trip with her close friends Paul W. Downs and Lucia Aniello to a monster truck rally in Portland, Maine. Downs was shooting a sketch for a Netflix comedy

Jean Smart’s Costumes in ‘Hacks,’ ‘Mare of Easttown’ Are as Different as Her Performances

Whether starring in HBO Max’s cutting comedy Hacks or stealing scenes in HBO’s gritty limited series Mare of Easttown, Jean Smart conveys a complicated, resilient and sharply funny powerhouse…

‘Hacks’ Co-Creator Renews Universal TV Overall Deal

Universal Television is keeping the Emmy-nominated co-creator of Hacks in house. Jen Statsky, who co-created the breakout HBO Max comedy alongside Lucia Aniello and Paul W. Downs, has renewed…

Emmy-Nominated ‘Hacks’ Star Reflects on How They Came to Identify as Nonbinary (Guest Column)

I was raised with ministers on both sides of my family — it was a very religious household. I quickly learned that I needed to not express this part of myself, and I should probably also not…

‘Bridgerton,’ ‘Lovecraft Country’ and ‘WandaVision’ Among Shows to Earn ReFrame Stamp

A record number of television shows have earned the ReFrame Stamp, a distinction doled out to productions that have achieved gender-balanced hiring. Among the newly stamped shows are Bridgerton