Dan Futterman (‘The Looming Tower’), Courtney Kemp (‘Power’), Peter Morgan (‘The Crown’), Bruce Miller (‘The Handmaid’s Tale’), David Shore (‘The Good Doctor’) and Lena Waithe (‘The Chi’) open up about race in the writers room, shooting awkward sex scenes and killing off favorite characters: “I was crying while I typed their demise.” A gathering of top showrunners can quickly devolve into a type of therapy session about dealing with audience pressures and network demands. But when this sextet — The Looming Tower’s Dan Futterman, 50; Power’s Courtney Kemp, 41; The Crown’s Peter Morgan, 55; The Handmaid’s Tale’s Bruce Miller, 53; The Good Doctor’s David Shore, 58; and The Chi’s Lena Waithe, 33 — gathered on a late-April morning for The Hollywood Reporter’s annual Drama Showrunner Roundtable, it managed to avoid the usual subjects of writerly angst, save some musings from Morgan, who lamented a U.K. system that doesn’t nurture writers rooms as well as U.S. shows do. “You can’t find people in the U.K. [to write on your show]; everybody’s got their own show,” he explains. “And we’re in this era now of boom TV, so the most inexperienced, fledgling writers have got two or three shows on, and it’s… Read full this story
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