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‘Speechless’ Creator on Finding Heart and Humor for the Working Class

'Speechless': Creator Scott Silveri previews season three of his ABC working-class comedy and its trip to London with John Cleese.

Why ‘Speechless’ Is Doing a Musical Number — About Jury Duty (Guest Column)

Series creator Scott Silveri shares how the writers on his ABC comedy about a family with a special needs child overcame some pretty impossible odds to complete the elaborate performance from star…

Lena Waithe Wants To Hear Everyone’s Coming Out Stories

"I'm grateful for every single one," said the Emmy-winning writer at the "Groundbreakers: Writers Who Moved Hearts & Minds" Writers Guild Panel.

Watch THR’s Full, Uncensored Comedy Showrunner Roundtable With Judd Apatow, David Mandel and More

Kenya Barris, Gloria Calderon Kellett, Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Scott Silveri also joined in the panel discussion.

‘Speechless’ Creator Scott Silveri on Writing From Experience: It’s “Really Liberating”

"It's hard enough to make one of these things entertaining or funny, but when you're walking that line between therapy or comedy writing — you don't get paid for therapy," Silveri told THR.

Comedy Showrunner Roundtable: Judd Apatow, David Mandel on Worst Pitches and Why Trump Should Get Credit on ‘Veep’

Six top TV bosses — including Kenya Barris, Gloria Calderon Kellett, Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Scott Silveri — also open up about the horrors of network casting, the pressure to get political and the…

Showrunners Sound Off: Judd Apatow, Ryan Murphy and Ava DuVernay on Empire-Building, Pigeonholing and Saying No

Twelve star producers — also including Kenya Barris, Noah Hawley, Jenji Kohan, David E. Kelley and David Mandel — open up about writing scripts based on their own lives, how Trump is affecting their…

‘Speechless’ Creator Says ABC Comedy Will Not Be the “Wheelchair Show”

Executive producer Scott Silveri tells THR he didn't set out to be a voice for the disabled, but if he can change how people view those with disabilities, even slightly, he's all for it.

Fox Development: What’s Hot in Comedy, Drama

An adaptation of ESPN analyst Matthew Berry's best-selling book and a sequel to Tom Cruise's 'Minority Report' are among the projects generating internal buzz