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KEYS TO THE KINGDOM: A SHOWRUNNERS PANEL

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Would you like to spend an evening with the gatekeepers of America's favorite TV shows? Join us for an evening of Q&A with showrunners Stephen Falk (Orange is the New Black, Weeds) and Tim Minear (American Horror Story, Angel). They'll be discussing running a writer's room, working with actors, and finding their show's DNA. They will also share their secrets for breaking into the biz, pitching that next award-winning pilot, and getting that sweet overall development deal. Drinks, snacks, and hot people included. Cost: $6 (Includes drinks and snacks!)

About Stephen Falk:
Stephen Falk is currently a Co-Executive Producer and writer on Netflix's original drama series "Orange Is The New Black." Previously, he served as Co-Executive Producer and writer on Showtime's "Weeds." In 2012, Stephen was the Creator/Executive Producer/Showrunner of a half-hour single-cam comedy series for NBC called "Next Caller." He is also currently Showrunner on a show he wrote for FX called "You're The Worst," a tale of two toxic, self-destructive people who fall in love and attempt to have a relationship. In his spare time, he hosts and performs in a popular monthly storytelling series at M Bar in Hollywood called Public School.

About Tim Minear:
Tim Minear currently serves as executive producer and writer on FX's "American Horror Story." His writing credits include "The X-Files," "Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman," "Zorro" amongst other TV shows. He was also an executive producer and writer on "Angel," "Firefly," "Wonderfalls," "The Inside," "Drive," "Dollhouse," and FX's "Terriers." He was the showrunner on "Terriers."