Mar 30, 2020
Part 2 of a chat with Emmy-winning actor Cady McClain, known for her years as Dixie Cooney on ABC's All My Children, which explores Cady's decision to pursue directing and arts advocacy. Cady talks about artists' muses and how resilience can be found in the creative process.
Recent film Seeing is Believing: Women Direct...
Mar 27, 2020
In her role as All My Children's Dixie, Cady McClain earned a place in TV Herstory for her award-winning acting. More than just half of a 90s "supercouple," Dixie was every woman.
In this first of a 2 part interview, Cady shares with us her early years in acting and her time on ABC's All My Children. Part 2 explores her...
Mar 9, 2020
L.A. Law (1986-94)
lived a glamorous, full life. The series pilot, written by Steven
Bochco (Hill Street Blues) and Terry Louise Fisher
(writer/producer of Cagney & Lacey), when viewed today
is a time capsule of office life that reveals sexism, racism, and
generational approaches to power.
Full of quality TV...
Dec 23, 2019
End of year lists that honor the memories of celebrities and prominent figures are a tradition that this podcast has passed up in recent years. A deeper look at the list of prominent TV women lost in 2019 calls out not just the well-known women - usually actors - but also those who built careers behind the scenes.
Oct 19, 2019
TV is once again attempting to bring legendary "girl detective" Nancy Drew to life. We dust off our very first episode for a look at past attempts to put the hugely popular Nancy Drew mysteries on the small screen. The book series' backstory is a fascinating look at ego & the evolution of publishing. Excerpts are...