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The Next 'Law & Order?' 'Chicago' Series Take Over TV With New Franchise

NBC's Chicago franchise grew this week with the premiere of Chicago Med. NPR explores whether it can be the next ER and whether executive producer Dick Wolf, who built the Law & Order empire, can do it again with the Chicago shows.

Amazon's 'High Castle' Offers A Chilling Alternate History Of Nazi Triumph

The Man in the High Castle, a new Amazon Prime series set in 1962, takes place in an America occupied by German and Japanese forces. Critic David Bianculli calls the show "breathtakingly original."

Charlie Sheen Says He's HIV-Positive, Paid To Keep It A Secret

Steve Inskeep talks with NPR's TV critic Eric Deggans about the actor's announcement that he is HIV-positive. Sheen said he has paid millions to keep his health issue a secret for years.

CBS Holds 2 Show Episodes Because Of Paris Attacks

The attacks prompted the network to put off an episode of Supergirl — the story revolved around a bombing. NCIS: LA will makes changes to an episode about a young girl recruited by terrorists.

Aziz Ansari's Show Gives Me Pause About Being An Indian Dad In America

The U.S.-born creator of Master of None loved working with his Indian folks. But as the father of a 6-year-old, I worry that family ties here aren't as strong as in my homeland.

Video: 'Fresh Off The Boat' Writer Nahnatchka Khan Tells Stories From The Inside Out

Nahnatchka Khan writes scripts that focus on real-life experiences. There are thousands of stories to tell, and she says Fresh Off the Boat is just the beginning.

Video: 'Grey's Anatomy' Star Sara Ramirez Brings Empathy And Activism To Acting

Sara Ramirez didn't see herself reflected on the silver screen growing up, but her love for the arts drove her to pursue a career in acting anyway.

Shonda Rhimes On Running 3 Hit Shows And The Limits Of Network TV

The force behind ABC's Grey's Anatomy, Scandal and How to Get Away with Murder says she has fought to get important images — like same-sex couple love scenes — on air.

Video: Lessons On First-Gen Life From Yvonne Orji Of 'Insecure'

When Yvonne Orji told her parents she was going to be a comedian, they cried. Since then, her story has inspired "first gens" all over the world.
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The Latest GOP Debate And The Role Of Televised Debates In The Election Process

Republican presidential contenders hold their fourth debate. We examine how the candidates did and discuss whether today's televised debates are serving voters and the democratic process.