A Showrunner Defined

Date: Sunday, 6/11

show·run·ner
ˈSHōˌrənər/
Noun
the person who has overall creative authority and management responsibility for a television program.

Despite a clear and succinct definition, the job is anything but concise. Every series is run differently, and every job has a new set of perks and challenges. Listen as this group of showrunners have an in-depth discussion with one another on what their job actually is, swapping stories, asking each other for advice, and giving insight into the lessons they’ve learned along the way.

Panelists: Danielle Sanchez-Witzel (The Carmichael Show), Javier Grillo-Marxuach (The Middleman), Bob Daily (Superior Donuts), Tracey Wigfield (Great News), Greg Garcia (The Guest Book)
Moderator: Julie Plec (The Vampire Diaries)