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Script to Scene: How ‘Perry Mason’ Creators Used Erle Stanley Gardner’s Novels for Origin Story

“The decision to do an origin story for our hero was crucial,” says co-showrunner Ron Fitzgerald of the famous lawyer (played by Matthew Rhys) who gives the series its title. Fitzgerald…

Script to Scene: ‘It’s a Sin’ Showrunner Examines Pivotal Scene From First Episode

“I almost thought this was a risky scene because it feels a bit like a thriller,” says creator Russell T. Davies. Despite It’s a Sin being a drama set against the AIDS epidemic, the way the…

Script to Scene: ‘Good Lord Bird’ Boss Breaks Down Moment That Sparked John Brown’s Abolitionist Crusade

In Showtime’s limited series The Good Lord Bird, co-creator and executive producer Ethan Hawke stars as the infamous abolitionist John Brown. The series — based on the National Book…

Actors’ Equity Executive Director Mary McColl to Step Down in 2022

Mary McColl, the first female executive director of the Actors’ Equity Association, is stepping down. McColl announced her decision not to seek renewal of her contract, which expires in January