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NBC’s primetime blockbuster “This Is Us” and Netflix’s dramedy “Master of None” took top honors at the 2018 GLAAD Awards, handed out Thursday night in Los Angeles.
Aziz Ansari all but disappeared after being accused of sexual misconduct in January, but he's slowly edging back out into the spotlight.
Ansari's "Master of None" co-star and Emmy-winning co-writer suggested in a radio interview that he shouldn't be lumped into the same category as Weinstein.
"You can entertain and make a difference at the same time, if you get it right," says the creator of the new Showtime drama "The Chi."
"It's about us continuing to see more people from different walks of life telling their stories and ... to be up there as well," says Lena Waithe.
'Master of None' co-star Lena Waithe describes how she and Aziz Ansari told her coming-out story — and stepped up their game for guest star Angela Bassett.
This year, Outstanding Music Supervision makes its long-awaited debut as an Emmy category. In honor of the milestone, Yahoo TV asked music supervisors for some of our favorite series to answer the same set of questions about their work this season — and to name a past show they believe would have been recognized had this category existed sooner.
It’s a common piece of advice in English-professor, author, and scriptwriter circles, and after binge-watching the brilliant second season of Master of None and doing a little digging, we can see that it is clearly a nugget of wisdom that creators Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang heed often. From hiring Ansari’s mom and dad to play his screen parents and crafting storylines around growing up Muslim or learning how to make pasta in Italy, where Ansari lived for months, to shooting in restaurants you can book on OpenTable and parodying actual TV shows, Master of None is clearly (albeit loosely) steeped in truth and personal experience. Here are all the times when real life — be it that of Ansari, Yang, Eric “Arnold” Wareheim, or one of the other writers or actors from the Netflix series — was mined for material for Season 2.
Here are all the mouthwatering restaurants and bars the characters of "Master of None" visit in Italy and New York.
The new second season of Aziz Ansari’s comedy, Master of None, is an enterprising collection of 10 episodes that explore different moods, different styles, different continents. Playing the struggling actor Dev Shah, Ansari takes us on a trip to Italy and a few journeys to the past — Dev’s past, and those of other supporting characters. It’s filmmaking — as opposed to TV-making — that seems to inspire Ansari.
"Handmaid's Tale" alliances, "Riverdale" mysteries, "I Love Dick" lone ranger, "Master of None" new opportunities, and Melissa McCarthy on "SNL."
Comedian Chris Rock recently revealed that he was the one who convinced fellow comedian Aziz Ansari to go after Donald Trump during his opening monologue on Saturday Night Live the day after the president’s inauguration. Rock told New York magazine that Ansari ran his set by him and Rock persuaded him to get political: “I remember he was running his [monologue] set by me, and he was going to do all this relationship stuff.
The Big Bang Theory star Kunal Nayyar stopped by Conan where he talked about being mistaken for other successful actors of Indian and Pakistani descent.
Creator and star Aziz Ansari revealed that Season 2 of his Emmy-winning Netflix comedy will premiere on Friday, May 12.
In honor of National Sandwich Day, we rank 15 of TV's most important sandwiches — from Homer's 10-Foot Hoagie to Colbert's Möbius Melt — in order of deliciousness. This is a completely scientific ranking, so please forward all complaints to the International Sandwich Commission, which is in charge of this sort of thing.
The Emmy-nominated writer/producer shares the inspiration behind some of Season 1's most memorable episodes.
As we enter Emmy season — nomination voting runs through June 27 — Yahoo TV spotlighted performances, writing, and other contributions that we feel deserve recognition. Emmy nominations will be announced July 14. The Emmy Awards will air live Sept. 18 on ABC.
The men behind 'Master of None' discuss the inspiration for two memorable episodes of their Emmy-worthy Netflix comedy.
It wasn’t a great year for new network sitcoms — there were fewer of them, and they weren’t that good. But for comedy on cable and streaming, it was a mini-bonanza. Here’s my list; as you’ll see, I could not contain it to a mere Top 10.