‘The Writer’s Room’ Season 2 Premiere Date Announced by SundanceTV


[Update: The premiere date has changed from April 14 to April 18, the article has been revised with the new correct dates.]

The second season of the Sundance TV series The Writer’s Room will return starting on Monday, April 18. The critically acclaimed series, hosted by Oscar winner Jim Rash (‘Community’ and ‘The Descendants’) takes viewers inside the (what else?) writer’s room of enormously popular TV shows, including ‘Scandal’, ‘House of Cards’, ‘The Good Wife’, ‘Sons of Anarchy’ and ‘Pretty Little Liars’.

The six-part series will also focus on ‘The Walking Dead, Superman and Other Comic Book Adaptations’ in an episode that will explore the increase in graphic novel adaptations for television and feature some of the masterminds behind shows like ‘The Walking Dead’ and ‘Smallville’.

The schedule of ‘The Writer’s Room’ is as follows:

April 18 – ‘Scandal’, which will feature Executive Producers Shonda Rhimes, Mark Wilding and Jenna Bans as well as Story Editor Matt Byrne, Supervising Producer Heather Mitchell and cast member Kerry Washington.

April 25 – ‘The Walking Dead, Superman and Other Comic Book Adaptations’, will feature Blair Butler, writer of the comic book ‘Heart’; Al Gough and Miles Millar, creators and executive producers on ‘Smallville’; Robert Kirkman, creator and writer of ‘The Walking Dead’ comic books; and Michael Schneider, Los Angeles Bureau Chief, TV Guide Magazine.

May 2 – ‘House of Cards’, which will include showrunner and series creator Beau Willimon, writer and story editor Laura Eason, writer and co-executive producer John Mankiewicz, political consultant Matt Bai and cast member Molly Parker.

May 9 – ‘The Good Wife’, featuring Michelle and Robert King, creators, executive producers and showrunners; Ted Humphrey, writer and executive producer; and lead actress Julianna Margulies.

May 16 – ‘Sons of Anarchy’, which will include creator and showrunner Kurt Sutter, co-executive producers Mike Daniels and Charles Murray and cast member Katey Sagal.

May 23 – ‘Pretty Little Liars’, featuring Joseph Dougherty, Oliver Goldstick and I. Marlene King, all executive producers on the show and cast members Shay Mitchell and Sasha Pieterse.

The second season of ‘The Writer’s Room’ will air at 10/9c each night (as listed above) on SundanceTV starting on Monday, April 18.