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The Queen's Gambit


Anya Taylor-Joy
Marielle Heller
Moses Ingram
Thomas Brodie-Sangster
Harry Melling
Bill Camp
William Horberg
Moderator: Stacey Wilson Hunt, Hollywood Journalist

Six Feet Under: 20th Anniversary Reunion


Alan Ball
Robert Greenblatt
David Janollari
Alan Poul
Peter Krause
Michael C. Hall
Lauren Ambrose
Frances Conroy
Freddy Rodriguez
Rachel Griffiths

Moderator: Lynette Rice, Entertainment Weekly

What We Do in the Shadows


Paul Simms
Stefani Robinson
Kayvan Novak
Matt Berry
Natasia Demetriou
Harvey Guillén
Mark Proksch

Moderator: Kyle Newacheck

Big Sky


Kathryn Winnick
Kylie Bunbury
John Carroll Lynch
Jesse James Keitel
Brian Geraghty
Natalie Alyn Lind
Jade Pettyjohn
Valerie Mahaffey
Brooke Smith
Ross Fineman
Matthew Gross
Moderator: Maureen Lee Lenker, Entertainment Weekly

Lovecraft Country


Misha Green
Jurnee Smollett
Michael Kenneth Williams
Wunmi Mosaku
Aunjanue Ellis
Jamie Chung
Abbey Lee

Moderator: Dominic Patten, Deadline

The Good Doctor


Freddie Highmore
Antonia Thomas
Fiona Gubelmann
Hill Harper
Paige Spara
David Shore
Erin Gunn

Moderator: Chancellor Agard, Entertainment Weekly

The Late Late Show with James Corden


James Corden
Ben Winston
Rob Crabbe
Moderator: Andrew Rannells



Mike Colter
Michael Emerson
Kurt Fuller
Katja Herbers
Robert King
Michelle King
Christine Lahti
Aasif Mandvi

Moderator: Whoopi Goldberg

Ted Lasso


Bill Lawrence
Jason Sudeikis
Hannah Waddingham
Jeremy Swift
Brendan Hunt
Juno Temple
Nick Mohammed
Brett Goldstein
Phil Dunster

Moderator: Patton Oswalt

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What is PaleyFest?

Produced by The Paley Center for Media, this is the 38th William S. Paley Television Festival, the premier television festival in the country. To adapt to the continuing challenges of 2021, we are thrilled to bring the talent behind your favorite TV shows to your nearest device, for free. Join us as the hottest stars delight fans with exclusive behind-the-scenes scoops, hilarious anecdotes, and breaking news stories, all hallmarks of the PaleyFest you know and love. Named for William S. Paley, founder of CBS and The Paley Center for Media, PaleyFest proceeds support his mission to serve as a nonprofit cultural and educational resource in television, radio, and new media. ​

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