Michael Kenneth Williams is best known for his roles on Boardwalk Empire, The Night Of and The Wire. He recently took a very personal journey with the new documentary Raised in the System, for which he was both Executive Producer and correspondent. Williams shares his recent projects, what is was like to make the documentary, and much more. Mr Williams is a jury member at the inaugural Cannes Series TV festival.
Host Christina Jeurling Birro is also joined by journalist Joy Press whose recent book Stealing the Show shines a light on the women who are revolutionizing television, for which she interviewed the top show-runners, writers and creators such as Shonda Rhimes and Amy Sherman-Palladino. They share the challenges and successes of bringing radical new representations of women to television.