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Running the Show: TV's New Queen of Comedy

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A one-on-one panel discussion with Mindy Kaling, creator and star of Fox's The Mindy Project, about the new guard of female showrunners conquering television and what that means for its future. What do changes in the competitive landscape, including the emergence of digital players like Netflix, Amazon and Hulu, mean for the genre? How are audiences changing TV? Are women better positioned to leverage these changes?
Mindy will later be joined by Mindy Project castmates, including Ike Barinholtz and Adam Pally, to discuss the evolution of the show under Mindy's leadership.

Presenters

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Adam Pally

Adam Pally (Happy Endings, The Mindy Project) is an actor and improviser who frequently appears at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater.

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Anne Fulenwider

Editor in Chief

Marie Claire

Anne Fulenwider was named Editor-in-Chief of the U.S. edition of Marie Claire in September 2012. She oversees all content for the brand’s print magazine, website, tablet editions and brand extensions, including Marie Claire @Work and the brand’s partnership with Lifetime Television’s “Project Runway” series. In December 2013 she was named MIN’s Editor of the Year.

Before taking the editor-in-chief role at Marie Claire, Fulenwider had been editor-in-chief of Brides since October 2011. Prior to that, she served as executive editor of Marie Claire for two years, starting in September 2009. As Marie Claire’s executive editor, Fulenwider was instrumental in guiding the editorial direction of the magazine, including its special issues and digital editions.

Previously, Fulenwider served as senior articles editor at Vanity Fair, where she edited Leslie Bennetts, Buzz Bissinger, Dominick Dunne, and others and launched the Fanfair section of the magazine in March 2000. Prior to Vanity Fair, Fulenwider was a senior editor at The Paris Review and served as George Plimpton’s research assistant on his book “Truman Capote.”

Fulenwider graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.A. in English and American Literature from Harvard University in 1995.

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Ike Barinholtz

Actor

Ike Barinholtz is an actor, writer and comedian best known for his roles on The Mindy Project and Eastbound & Down.

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Mindy Kaling

Creator/Writer/Exec Producer

Mindy Kaling

MINDY KALING is an Emmy-nominated writer, producer and star of FOX's The Mindy Project. Her memoir, Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns), was a New York Times bestseller.

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