20 Years of HBO & Blown Deadline Productions

Date: Saturday, June 9

What does it take to build a creative and influential empire? Blown Deadline Productions has been a pivotal component of changing the TV landscape for the last 20 years. Unafraid to make the personal political, producing partners David Simon and Nina K. Noble have incorporated TV’s most diverse casts as its content dares to expose this country’s institutional dysfunction from Baltimore to New Orleans to New York. This panel will include cast, producers, writers, and directors to take a closer look at the groundbreaking HBO series, “The Wire, ” “The Deuce,” “Treme,” “Generation Kill,” “Show Me a Hero,” and “The Corner” and celebrate 20 years of revolutionary television.

Panelists: David Simon (Creator/Writer/EP), Nina K. Noble (Executive Producer), Anthony Hemingway (Director / Co-Executive Producer), Alexa L. Fogel (Casting Director), Kary Antholis (President, HBO Miniseries and Cinemax Programming) Clarke Peters (Cast), Dominique Fishback (Cast), Chris Coy (Cast)
Moderator: Tim Goodman (The Hollywood Reporter)