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Tanya Saracho (‘Vida’ showrunner) on creating a show that was ‘authentic and truthful’ with ‘an all Latinx writers’ room’ [Exclusive Video Interview]

Tanya Saracho (‘Vida’ showrunner) on creating a show that was ‘authentic and truthful’ with ‘an all Latinx writers’ room’ [Exclusive Video Interview]

“I was a mess,” admits “Vida” showrunner Tanya Saracho when talking about the emotional final day of shooting. The Starz series wrapped up its three season run this year, and as production on the finale came to a close, she “had already started missing” the many artists who brought her vision to life. The TV veteran took viewers behind the scenes of her extremely personal show while appearing at Gold Derby’s Meet the Experts panel, conducted virtually by managing editor Chris Beachum. Watch our exclusive video with Saracho above.

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Set in an increasingly gentrified Los Angeles neighborhood, “Vida” centers on sisters Lyn (Melissa Barrera) and Emma (Mishel Prada), who reunite after years apart following the death of their mother. From the beginning, Saracho had “an image” of how she wanted the show to end, which involved the estranged siblings coming together at last. “I

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