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The Struggle is Real: Gender, Race, Entrepreneurship and the Women of MTV
Oct 27, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmFree
What is the role of scripted television in illuminating the power and plight of the Millennial Woman? In this exclusive panel event, the creators, writers, and stars of MTV’s newest hits — Loosely Exactly Nicole, Mary + Jane, and Sweet/Vicious — explore the creative opportunities in tackling heavy subjects (think racial bias, legalization of marijuana and sexual assault) through the lens of funny and empowered young women. The panel will feature actress Nicole Byer and executive producers Executive Producers Christine Zander and Christian Lander from Loosely Exactly Nicole; actresses Scout Durwood and Jessica Rothe and executive producers Deborah Kaplan and Harry Elfont from Mary+Jane, and actresses Taylor Dearden and Eliza Bennett and executive producers Jennifer Kaytin Robinson and Amanda Lasher and from the new upcoming dramedy Sweet/Vicious.