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Death Breathes New Life Into the Emmy Comedy Race

1 month ago   |   By Fortune

Having written for Ellen DeGeneres, the Oscars telecast and numerous sitcoms including Two Broke Girls, writer-producer Liz Feldman has one of Hollywood's most enviable comedy careers. So what does it say about the genre that her most critically-acclaimed creation to date, Dead to Me, also is one of the most depressing shows, maybe ever?
"We're living in very dark times, and it's hard to not think about the eventuality of that darkness overcoming everything," says Feldman, whose pitch-black Netflix comedy centers on the friendship between Jen, a grieving mother of two and Judy , who...
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