Showrunner

The Showrunner Training Program Legacy Series videos interview some of the most successful and effective showrunners working in the business, as they discuss what it takes to do the job thoughtfully and well.

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The Shield creator Shawn Ryan on what it takes to be a successful showrunner
Breaking Bad’s Vince Gilligan talks about what makes a good showrunner
True Blood’s Alan Ball on showrunning and hiring writers
Jeff Melvoin on the creation of the Showrunner Training Program and the Showrunner’s Mantra