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Discussing the “A” Word of the Week: “Aging”

Discussing the “A” Word of the Week: “Aging”

With every episode of THE A WORD comes an “A” Word of the Week. Wendi Aarons — award-winning humor writer and blogger — discusses the aging process, and how growing pains are not just applicable to children.

“THE A WORD” Playlist: Episode 103 (Therapy)

“THE A WORD” Playlist: Episode 103 (Therapy)

Joe and his half-sister Rebecca share a bonding moment at the breakfast table when Rebecca recites her lines for Antigone and Joe recites the lyrics to “Disco 2000″ by the band Pulp. She lovingly pats him on the head and says, “You are a genius.” Listen to music from this week’s episode of THE A…

“THE A WORD” Recap: Episode 103 (Therapy)

“THE A WORD” Recap: Episode 103 (Therapy)

The Hughes family gathers in the kitchen to meet Joe’s new therapist. Alison recognizes the therapist, Maggie White, from high school. She admits to Paul that she and Maggie hated each other in school.

Discussing the “A” Word of the Week: “Adolescence”

Discussing the “A” Word of the Week: “Adolescence”

With every episode of THE A WORD, which airs Wednesdays at 10/9c on SundanceTV, comes an “A” Word of the Week. Marisa Nightingale — senior media advisor for The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy — talks about the cringe-worthy moment in adolescence when it’s time for “The Talk,” and offers some tips on how to make it less awkward.

“THE A WORD” Playlist: Episode 102 (Home School)

“THE A WORD” Playlist: Episode 102 (Home School)

Affectionately nicknamed “Mozart” (probably due to his musical prowess) by his father Paul, Joe begins Episode 2 by singing along for the second time in the series to “World Shut Your Mouth” by Julian Cope — clearly, it’s one of his favorites. Listen to all the music from this week’s episode of THE A WORD in the Spotify playlist below.

“THE A WORD” Recap: Episode 102 (Home School)

“THE A WORD” Recap: Episode 102 (Home School)

Joe walks down a road and listens to “World Shut Your Mouth” by Julian Cope. Pavel, David and Maya pick him up and drop him off at home.

“NY Times”, “THR” Rave About “Brilliant,” “Delightful” Premiere of “THE A WORD”

“NY Times”, “THR” Rave About “Brilliant,” “Delightful” Premiere of “THE A WORD”

SundanceTV’s series THE A WORD, which airs Wednesdays at 10/9c, is already being hailed by top television critics as a “fascinating and unique” “gem” that’s “not to be missed.”

6 Questions with “THE A WORD” Star Greg McHugh (Eddie)

6 Questions with “THE A WORD” Star Greg McHugh (Eddie)

Greg McHugh, stars as Eddie Scott in THE A WORD, which airs Wednesdays at 10/9c on SundanceTV. Here he chats about working with six-year-old Max Vento, his first experience working with Executive Producer/Writer Peter Bowker on Marvellous, and what he hopes THE A WORD will communicates to audiences.

Discussing The “A” Word of the Week: “Autism”

Discussing The “A” Word of the Week: “Autism”

With every episode of THE A WORD comes an “A” Word of the Week. Kelley Nettles — speech-language pathologist and writer of family-centric blog Kelley’s Break Room — discusses what it means as a parent when someone whips out the word “autism.”

“THE A WORD” Playlist: Episode 101 (Diagnosis)

“THE A WORD” Playlist: Episode 101 (Diagnosis)

Brit rockers The Arctic Monkeys kick things off on THE A WORD series premiere as young Joe Hughes walks — headphones on — through northwest England’s scenic Lake District, singing along to “Mardy Bum.” One thing is certain: This youngster has taste. Listen to Joe’s go-to songs and the rest of the music from this week’s episode of THE A WORD in the Spotify playlist below.

“THE A WORD” Recap: Episode 101 (Diagnosis)

“THE A WORD” Recap: Episode 101 (Diagnosis)

Joe Hughes walks down a country road, listening to headphones and singing. Two men pick him up in a van and bring him back home to their boss, Paul Hughes.

Critics Call “THE A WORD” a “Heartrending”, Hilarious “Masterclass”

Critics Call “THE A WORD” a “Heartrending”, Hilarious “Masterclass”

SundanceTV’s THE A WORD premieres Wed., Jul. 13 at 10/9c on SundanceTV. Critics from California to the UK are raving about the new series they call a “damn funny”, “excellent, beautifully-shot drama” which is “essential viewing whether you have an interest in autism or not.”

6 Questions with “THE A WORD” Star Vinette Robinson (Nicola)

6 Questions with “THE A WORD” Star Vinette Robinson (Nicola)

Vinette Robinsonnow as Nicola Daniels in THE A WORD, which premieres Wed., Jul 13 at 10/9c on SundanceTV. Here she chats about having Chris Eccleston as a father-in-law, the likeability of her character, and the originality of the script.

“CLEVERMAN” Recap: Episode 106 (Terra Nullius)

“CLEVERMAN” Recap: Episode 106 (Terra Nullius)

Charlotte (Frances O’Connor) is concerned about the rapid growth of her fetus, but Jarrod (Iain Glen) comforts her.

“CLEVERMAN” Recap: Episode 105 (A Man of Vision)

“CLEVERMAN” Recap: Episode 105 (A Man of Vision)

At his lab, Jarrod Slade is thrilled by new results. Later he takes Charlotte to the lab, now outfitted as a phony fertility clinic, where she undergoes an experimental procedure in hopes of conceiving.

6 Questions with “THE A WORD” Director Peter Cattaneo (Episodes 101-103)

6 Questions with “THE A WORD” Director Peter Cattaneo (Episodes 101-103)

Peter Cattaneo, director of episodes 101 through 103 for THE A WORD, discusses his love for writer Peter Bowker’s work, striking the balance between comedy and drama, and the audition process for finding the child who would play Joe Hughes.

SundanceTV’s “HAP AND LEONARD” Will Return for a Second Season

SundanceTV’s “HAP AND LEONARD” Will Return for a Second Season

The darkly comic swamp noir story that follows two lifelong best friends, Hap Collins (James Purefoy), an East Texas white boy with a weakness for Southern women, and Leonard Pine (Michael Kenneth Williams), a gay, black Vietnam vet with a hot temper will return in 2017.

6 Questions with “THE A WORD” Star Lee Ingleby (Paul)

6 Questions with “THE A WORD” Star Lee Ingleby (Paul)

THE A WORD star Lee Ingleby discusses playing his character Paul Hughes with the truthful and honest nature of the script, how he and his on-screen wife Morven Christie are really like their characters, and how he grew up watching the work of his co-star Christopher Eccleston, who plays his father-in-law.

Critics Say “CLEVERMAN” Is “The One to Watch This Summer”

Critics Say “CLEVERMAN” Is “The One to Watch This Summer”

SundanceTV’s CLEVERMAN is currently airing Wednesdays at 10/9c! Watch the series premiere online now at sundance.tv. This week, Dread Central takes a look at some behind-the-scenes magic, while Inverse spotlights the breakout performance of series star Tysan Towney.

“CLEVERMAN” Recap: Episode 104 (Sun and Moon)

“CLEVERMAN” Recap: Episode 104 (Sun and Moon)

An unearthly creature, seen only in shadow, kills a woman resting on the porch of a retirement community. The next day’s news reveal that she was one of several victims, who all had their hearts ripped out.

6 Questions with “THE A WORD” Star Morven Christie (Alison)

6 Questions with “THE A WORD” Star Morven Christie (Alison)

THE A WORD star Morven Christie discusses learning about the autism spectrum through her character Alison’s lens, what it was like working with Executive Producer/Writer Peter Bowker for a second time, and why portraying Alison was both a wonderful gift and the most challenging role she’s ever played.

Critics Call Last Night’s “CLEVERMAN” Episode “Electrifying”, “Subversive”

Critics Call Last Night’s “CLEVERMAN” Episode “Electrifying”, “Subversive”

SundanceTV’s CLEVERMAN is currently airing Wednesdays at 10/9c! Watch the series premiere online now at sundance.tv. Decider, The Guardian and more call the the supernatural thriller’s latest installment “gripping”, “heartbreaking”, “incredible and subversive.”

“CLEVERMAN” Recap: Episode 103 (A Free Ranger)

“CLEVERMAN” Recap: Episode 103 (A Free Ranger)

A traumatized Waruu (Rob Collins) reviews footage from his and Harry’s (Isaac Drandic) prison break-in on his wearable camera while soaking himself in a bath. Waruu refuses to let Nerida (Jada Alberts) in to talk to him.

6 Question with “CLEVERMAN” Star Stef Dawson (Ash)

6 Question with “CLEVERMAN” Star Stef Dawson (Ash)

Ash is a survivor; her animal instinct ever present. I think she’s more Katniss than Annie…

It’s Emmy Season: “CLOSE UP WITH THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER” Returns June 26

It’s Emmy Season: “CLOSE UP WITH THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER” Returns June 26

CLOSE UP WITH THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER features frank and revealing roundtable discussions with notables from the television and film communities, including some of the most talented actors, actresses, directors, writers, show runners and producers working in the industry today.