The Writers Panel with Ben Blacker

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The definitive insider's guide to our current golden age of television, Ben Blacker's The Writers Panel is an ever expanding anthology of live convention panels and intimate in-studio interviews with the writers, producers, and show runners responsible for all the shows you can't stop watching. Over the course of nearly 400 episodes and counting, The Writers Panel has sat across from guests such as Vince Gilligan (Breaking Bad), Amy Sherman-Palladino (Gilmore Girls, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel), Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele (Key and Peele), Liz Meriwether (New Girl), and Damon Lindelof (Lost, The Leftovers) to talk about the art and business of creating great television. The Writers Panel is a co-production of the Forever Dog Podcast Network and ATX Television Festival. New Episodes Every Tuesday.

A conversation w/ Julie Plec & Kevin Williamson from New York ComicCon 2018. Recorded Live October 5, 2018. Plus a bonus interview with Beth Broderick (Sabrina, the Teenage Witch) about portraying witches and pop culture witchcraft. Ben Blacker's new Vertigo book HEX WIVES is coming out 10/31! Please pre-order by calling your local comic book store. If enough of you do this, we’ll get to make more of this thing we like making. Yeah!!! Find your local comic book store here: CONNECT W/ BEN BLACKER & THE WRITER'S PANEL ON SOCIAL MEDIA: THE WRITER'S PANEL IS A ...


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A conversation w/ Julie Plec & Kevin Williamson from New York ComicCon 2018.
A panel from New York Comic Con 2018 with the storytellers behind the DC Vertigo comics relaunch.
A panel from New York Comic Con 2018 about the pop culture witches, enchantresses, genies, charmers, and sorceresses who conjured the craft in our popular imaginations in the past.
A wonderful conversation with Ben Macintyre, the author of several amazing non-fiction accounts of British spycraft.
Roundtable interview with Grainne Godfree (Legends of Tomorrow, The Flash, Arrow); Sierra Ornelas (Happy Endings, Superstore); and Monica Beletsky (Friday Night Lights, Parenthood, Fargo).
In honor of the relaunch of Neil Gaiman's groundbreaking SANDMAN series, Ben Blacker talks about the history of DC's Vertigo imprint, its influence on the rise of graphic novels, and gives a sneak peek at two of the new Sandman titles, "The Dreaming" and "House of Whispers."
A panel from SDCC 2018 about power, gender politics, and the representation of witches in popular culture.
Roundtable interview with Meredith Averill; Chris Collins; and Sarah Gertrude Shapiro. Plus a bonus interview with Julie Plec.
Ben records the 400th episode of The Writers Panel Live at Dynasty Typewriter in Los Angeles featuring an incredible panel of writers and showrunners.
Roundtable interview with Alison Bennett (You're the Worst; LA to Vegas; Single Parents) and Steven Lilien & Bryan Wynbrandt (God Friended Me).
"Bottle Episodes" from the ATX Television Festival 2018. Plus a bonus interview with Maggie Friedman (Eastwick, Witches of East End).
Ben talks with ATX Television Festival Co-Founders Caitlin McFarland & Emily Gipson and offers a preview of the ATX produced podcast, The TV Campfire. You can find The TV Campfire on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts: The ATX Television Festival Official Website:
Roundtable interview with Jacque Edmonds Cofer (creator, Let's Stay Together; Martin; Moesha); Akela Cooper (The Flash; Luke Cage; The 100); Caroline Kepnes (creator, YOU).
Meet the new voices behind DC Vertigo comics relaunch.
Roundtable interview with Raamla Mohamed ( _Scandal_ ); James LaRosa (creator, _Hit the Floor_ ); and Holly Henderson ( _Hit the Floor; Smallville_ ). Starts at 23:25. Plus a bonus interview with actress Claudia Black ( _The Originals_ ) about playing a witch, her favorite pop culture witches, and more. ...
The creators of the brand new action comedy The Spy Who Dumped Me, Susanna Fogel (writer/director) and David Iserson (writer)
Nash Bridges Writers Room Reunion from the ATX Television Festival. Carlton Cuse (Writer/EP); Shawn Ryan (Writer/Co-Producer); Glen Mazzara (Writer); Jed Seidel (Writer/Supervising Producer); Pam Veasey (Writer). Moderated by Ben Blacker. Recorded June 9, 2018 at the ATX Television Festival, Austin TX. THIS EPISODE BROUGHT TO YOU BY PUBLIC DOMAIN THEATER, ...
Ben talks to Robert and Michelle King, co-creators of "The Good Wife" and "The Good Fight."
Shernold Edwards ( _Red Line,_ _Anne with an E_ ); Vera Santamaria ( _Orange is the New Black, Bojack Horseman_ ); and Christine Boylan ( _The Punisher, Painkiller Jane, Cloak and Dagger_ ). Recorded July 1 2018. CONNECT W/ BEN BLACKER & THE WRITER'S PANEL ON SOCIAL MEDIA: ...