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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”

Critics from California to the UK are raving about SundanceTV’s THE A WORD — a 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 Robinson stars as Nicola Daniels in THE A WORD on SundanceTV. Here she chats about having Chris Eccleston as a father-in-law, the likability 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 Slade (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.

Reviews Rave About “Captivating”, “Inventive” New Installment of “CLEVERMAN”

Reviews Rave About “Captivating”, “Inventive” New Installment of “CLEVERMAN”

SundanceTV’s CLEVERMAN is currently airing Wednesdays at 10/9c! Watch the series premiere online now at sundance.tv. The Guardian, Collider and others are praising CLEVERMAN as “brilliant show” that gives the world “a new kind of superhero.”

6 Questions with “THE A WORD” Star Christopher Eccleston (Maurice)

6 Questions with “THE A WORD” Star Christopher Eccleston (Maurice)

Christopher Eccleston, once the 9th Doctor on “Doctor Who,” now stars as Maurice Scott in THE A WORD on SundanceTV. Here he chats about reuniting with his long-time friend Pooky Quesnel (who plays his on-screen love interest), his multiple collaborations with Executive Producer/Writer Peter Bowker, and what he hopes THE A WORD will communicates to audiences.

4 Questions with “CLEVERMAN” Star Rob Collins (Waruu)

4 Questions with “CLEVERMAN” Star Rob Collins (Waruu)

I really had to make Waruu’s plight my own, so whenever Waruu speaks of ‘his people’ I was thinking of my people…

5 Questions with “THE A WORD” Executive Producer Patrick Spence

5 Questions with “THE A WORD” Executive Producer Patrick Spence

Executive producer Patrick Spence discusses how he and co-executive producer/writer Peter Bowker got THE A WORD off the ground, what the setting’s beautiful but rugged landscape of the Lake District means to the story, and why communication is at the center of everything in THE A WORD.

Critics Say “Exciting” “CLEVERMAN” Premiere “Defies Expectations”

Critics Say “Exciting” “CLEVERMAN” Premiere “Defies Expectations”

Critics are calling CLEVERMAN an “exciting” series that “defies expectations” with “a lot to set it apart” from the supernatural entertainment pack.

SundanceTV and ABC TV Commission Season 2 of “CLEVERMAN”

SundanceTV and ABC TV Commission Season 2 of “CLEVERMAN”

SundanceTV and ABC TV announced that a second season of CLEVERMAN — the epic genre drama — will go into production in Australia later this year. The announcement comes just as Season 1 of the series kicks off in the U.S. and Australia.

CLEVERMAN Recap: Episode 101 (First Contact)

CLEVERMAN Recap: Episode 101 (First Contact)

In the not-so-distant future, a not-quite-human species long thought to exist only in indigenous Australian mythology has recently been discovered living in tribes deep in the outback.

“IndieWire”, “Guardian” Can’t Wait to Meet the “CLEVERMAN”

“IndieWire”, “Guardian” Can’t Wait to Meet the “CLEVERMAN”

SundanceTV’s Australian supernatural drama CLEVERMAN premieres on Wednesday, Jun. 1 at 10/9c! You can watch the series’ trailer online now at sundance.tv. Meanwhile, IndieWire, The Guardian and others get stoked for the “unique”, “wickedly exciting” new series.