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Actor Roundtable: Ben Affleck, Sacha Baron Cohen, Delroy Lindo, Gary Oldman, John David Washington and Steven Yeun on Their Liberating Roles

Six awards contenders reflect on the draws — and drawbacks — of a profession for which they have studied, sacrificed and, in a few cases, even risked their life…

Writer Roundtable: Aaron Sorkin, Emerald Fennell, Kemp Powers, Radha Blank and Sam Levinson on the Journey to Get Their Stories to Screen

Five top screenwriters — behind the films 'The Trial of the Chicago 7,' 'Promising Young Woman,' 'One Night in Miami'/'Soul,' 'The Forty-Year-Old-Version' and 'Malcolm & Marie' — open up about the str…

Actress Roundtable: Zendaya, Kate Winslet, Carey Mulligan, Vanessa Kirby, Andra Day and Glenn Close on “Supporting Other Women Without Judgment”

The six actresses also candidly discuss what outsiders get wrong about acting, juggling work and family and how #MeToo has changed the culture for the next generation…

Songwriters Roundtable: Mary J. Blige, John Legend, Janelle Monáe, Leslie Odom Jr. and Justin Timberlake Talk Politics, Pandemic and Keeping Hope Alive

Some of the industry's biggest musicians reflect on the songs they composed for awards contenders, personal truths revealed by the pandemic, their younger selves and…

Producer Roundtable: Andy Samberg, Dede Gardner, Charles D. King and More on the Streaming Rise Amid COVID and Their Awards Contenders

Ashley Levinson, Marc Platt and Eric Roth also discuss adapting to a year of seismic changes in the film industry: "We started rethinking everything."

Director Roundtable: Regina King, Spike Lee, George Clooney and More Reflect on State of “Cinematic Experience” Amid Pandemic

Seven directors convened — including two who worked with Chadwick Boseman last — and discussed the state of the film world, the joys of perfect casting and the most challenging scenes, with…

Animation Roundtable: Pros From ‘Soul,’ ‘The Croods 2’ and More Talk Creating Beloved Characters ‘From the Inside Out’ and Working Amid a Pandemic

During a virtual discussion, the industry’s most revered and relevant animation professionals — Pete Docter ('Soul'), Glen Keane ('Over the Moon'), Tomm Moore…

Documentary Roundtable: Producers Stacey Abrams, Kerry Washington and More Talk Big Tech’s Hold on Distribution and Fighting the “Fake News” Label

Six of the season's most compelling documentarians — including Kerry Washington, Stacey Abrams, Amy Ziering, Jesse Moss, Jim LeBrecht and Garrett Bradley — discuss Big…

Being Funny Now “Is Kind of Our Duty”: Ricky Gervais, Ramy Youssef, Kenan Thompson, Kumail Nanjiani and Dan Levy in the Comedy Actor Roundtable

Five top actors sound off on seeking laughter, relevance and killer abs: "I really bump up against this idea that comedy can change things."

“People Are Going to Be Desperate to Laugh”: Kenya Barris, Greg Daniels, Amy Sherman-Palladino and the Comedy Showrunner Roundtable

Top TV bosses, including Rob McElhenney, Tony McNamara and Liz Feldman, go deep on misogyny, sex scenes and navigating the moment: "I don’t want to f*** it up.

If “Film Is a Fling, TV Is Like a Marriage”: TV Directors on Everything From the Social Justice Movement to “Difficult” Actors

Anna Boden, Deborah Chow, Jon M. Chu, Alex Garland, Janet Mock and Jonathan Nolan discuss how the state of the world affects them ("The news just got darker and darker — I found myself not being able…

“I’m Not Settling for Lip Service”: Janelle Monae, Jennifer Aniston, Zendaya, Reese Witherspoon, Helena Bonham Carter, Rose Byrne and the Drama Actress Roundtable

In The Hollywood Reporter's Drama Actress Roundtable, Zendaya, Jennifer Anniston, Janelle Monae, Helena Bonham Carter, Rose Byrne and Reese Witherspoon also get real about everything from dismantling…