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Guest Column: ‘As We See It’ Showrunner Jason Katims on Why Authentic Casting Is Important

When Amazon called to tell me that they were greenlighting the pilot episode of As We See It, the euphoria of getting a pickup quickly morphed into low-level anxiety. Then some physical discomfort. And finally, straight-out panic. While the show is an adaptation of the beautiful Israeli show On the Spectrum, it is also a […]

‘TV’s Top 5’: Inside Mayim Bialik’s ‘Jeopardy’ Journey, Jason Katims’ ‘As We See It’

Welcome to the 154th episode of TV’s Top 5, The Hollywood Reporter’s TV podcast. Every week, hosts Lesley Goldberg (West Coast TV editor) and Daniel Fienberg (chief TV critic) break down the latest TV news with context from the business and critical sides, welcome showrunners, executives and other guests, and provide a critical guide of what to watch (or skip, […]

‘Friday Night Lights’ Reunion: Connie Britton to Star in Jason Katims Apple Series ‘Dear Edward’

Clear eyes. Full hearts. Can’t lose? Friday Night Lights creator Jason Katims is reuniting with his former leading lady, Connie Britton, for a new Apple series based on author Ann Napolitano’s best-seller, Dear Edward. The drama, which has been picked up with a 10-episode series order, also stars Orange Is the New Black grad Taylor […]

‘As We See It’ Creator Jason Katims: Why My Son Hates My TV Shows (Guest Column)

My wife and I stepped out of the limo, returning home from the Kodak Theatre, back in the days when people actually attended awards shows in real life. We were arriving triumphant, a shining new Emmy nestled in my arms. We walked into the house and my daughter leaped into my arms to congratulate me. […]

Autism Comedic Drama From Jason Katims Nabs Amazon Series Pickup

Amazon has handed out a series order to a coming-of-age comedic drama formerly titled On the Spectrum, from Parenthood and Friday Night Lights alum Jason Katims.

‘Parenthood’ Reunion Set for 2020 ATX TV Festival (Exclusive)

The ninth annual ATX Television Festival plans are coming into focus. The Austin, Texas-based annual event has set up its big reunion for 2020 and will reunite the cast and creators of NBC's beloved family drama Parenthood.  Set to take place June 4-7, 2020 in Austin, the reunion will feature creator Jason Katims and writer/exec […]

‘TV’s Top 5’: Sean Spicer Outrage, NBC’s Late-Night Bet and Jason Katims

The Hollywood Reporter's TV podcast, "TV's Top 5," for the week ending Aug. 23, 2019.

Jason Katims to Explore Autism With Amazon Comedic Drama ‘On the Spectrum’

'Parenthood' creator Jason Katims has landed a pilot order for 'On the Spectrum,' a coming-of-age comedic drama that explores three twenty-something roommates on the autism spectrum, at Amazon.

Jason Katims Family Drama Nabs Fox Pilot Pickup

'Parenthood' creator Jason Katims is teaming with 'About a Boy' alum Annie Weisman to adapt the Australian drama 'Sisters.'

Jason Katims Exits Universal TV for Overall Deal With Apple

'Friday Night Lights' and 'Parenthood' creator Jason Katims is moving his overall deal from his longtime home at Universal Television to Apple.

Jason Katims Space Drama Ordered to Series at Netflix

'Felicity' co-creator Matt Reeves will executive produce 'Away,' which is inspired by Chris Jones' Esquire story.

Jason Katims Taps Fullscreen’s Jeni Mulein to Head Production Company

She replaces Michelle Lee, who departed Katims' True Jack for Apple.