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Watch Hollywood Reporter’s Full, Uncensored TV Director Roundtable With Ava DuVernay, Ben Stiller, Patty Jenkins and More

The TV Director Roundtable brings together Ava DuVernay, Ben Stiller, Patty Jenkins, Adam McKay, Jean-Marc Vallée and David Nutter. THR Roundtables air every Sunday on SundanceTV.

“It’s Part of the Job to Be Unsure”: Ava DuVernay, Ben Stiller and The Hollywood Reporter TV Director Roundtable

Ava DuVernay, Ben Stiller, Patty Jenkins, Adam McKay, Jean-Marc Vallée and David Nutter sound off on their disagreements with actors, lessons learned from social media, the high stakes of telling dark, real-life stories in The Hollywood Reporter's first TV Director Roundtable.

Patty Jenkins on Reuniting With ‘Wonder Woman’ Star Chris Pine for ‘I Am the Night’: “I Love Working With the Same People”

Patty Jenkins, who directed the TNT limited series 'I Am the Night,' joined Ava DuVernay, Adam McKay, Jean-Marc Vallée, Ben Stiller and David Nutter for The Hollywood Reporter's TV Director Roundtable.

How ‘When They See Us,’ ‘Dirty John’ Depicted Notorious Crimes for TV

Creating a limited series based on true crime tales such as ‘Escape at Dannemora,’ ‘A Very English Scandal,’ and ‘I Am The Night’ requires creators, producers and directors to craft a story that works for TV.

How Fauna Hodel’s Daughters Helped With ‘I Am the Night’ Costuming

Set in the 1960s, the TNT series 'I Am the Night,' starring Chris Pine and India Eisley, is based on the life of Fauna Hodel, the daughter of Dr. George Hodel, who was linked to the infamous, unsolved 1947 "Black Dahlia" murder in Hollywood of aspiring actress Elizabeth Short. While Fauna Hodel passed away in 2017 before filming started, executive producer Patty Jenkins befriended her daughters Yvette Gentile and Rasha Pecoraro, who were often on set and helped costume designer Rhona Meyers with some of the wardrobing. (The half-sisters have additionally created an eight-part docuseries, 'Root of Evil: The True Story of the Hodel Family and the Black Dahlia,' as a companion podcast to the TNT show that dives into the Hodel family history.)

This Week in TV: Super Bowl LIII, ‘Russian Doll,’ ‘I Am the Night’

The biggest TV broadcast of the year, Super Bowl LIII, airs Feb. 3, but the week leading up to it offers several other worthwhile shows to watch.

‘I Am the Night’: Patty Jenkins on Her Personal Connection to TNT’s Chris Pine Limited Series

TNT's 'I Am the Night,' from 'Wonder Woman's' Patty Jenkins and starring Chris Pine, tells the story of George Hodel and the infamous Sowden House, which has long been part of Hollywood lore.

Chris Pine on ‘I Am the Night’ Helmer Patty Jenkins’ Leadership: She “Really Wants to Listen”

Patty Jenkins and Chris Pine talk about their new television show 'I Am the Night' and their working relationship beginning with 'Wonder Woman.'

‘I Am the Night’: TV Review

Chris Pine and 'Wonder Woman' director Patty Jenkins reunite on 'I Am the Night,' a TNT period crime drama with lots of period atmosphere but little sense of narrative purpose or identity.

TNT to Launch ‘I Am the Night’ Companion Podcast

The true events that inspired the upcoming TNT drama 'I Am the Night' will be turned into a companion podcast. The cable network is partnering with Cadence13 to release the eight-part podcast 'Root of Evil: The True Story of the Hodel Family and the Black Dahlia.'

Chris Pine Rushes to Uncover Hollywood Mystery in ‘I Am the Night’ Trailer for TNT

'I Am the Night' trailer shows Chris Pine reuniting with 'Wonder Woman' director Patty Jenkins, to unravel a Hollywood mystery.