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    [i]Catastrophe[/i] creators Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney capture family life in all its ferocious glory.

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    Taylor Sheridan on how his acting helped him create the complex characters of [i]Sicario[/i] and the new [i]Hell or High Water[/i].

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    [i]You’re The Worst[/i] creator Steven Falk on why his characters’ bad behavior highlights that we all deserve to be loved.

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