What does a showrunner exactly do?

“If I can be in a place where my image is encouraging people to see different people behind the camera, and my image and the images I make can help open up a certain world view, I think that's all a part of a larger spirit of change and progress, and I'm happy to be part of it.”
-Ava DuVernay

This is the news you didn’t know about for the week of 12/4/17!

Producing and showrunning are tough but mostly different tasks. The creative driving forces behind television can be corralled by the necessary job title that is showrunning. Join guest host Greg Hernandez as he discusses what exactly it is they do. Later, he mentions some of the leading ‘runners in 2017 in Hollywood. Showrunners are about to get their due only on News Time!