Can We Get Back to Politics? (A Guide to Fictional America)

Date: Saturday, 6/11
Time: 10 AM
Venue: SFA Assembly Room

From judges to presidents, elections to courtrooms, scandals to power plays — the drama and hope within the American political system often lends itself to some of TV’s bleakest and most inspiring moments. In this conversation, creatives and executives from iconic political series examine working with an existing framework of D.C., what happens when fictional politics meet real-world expectations, and why the subject lends itself to rich storytelling and keeps an audience tuning in.

Panelists: Kevin Falls (The West Wing), Rosemary Rodriguez (The Good Wife), Bryan Seabury (SVP Drama Development, CBS)
Moderator: Henry Goldblatt (EW)