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HBO’s ‘Watchmen’ director shares how being from Charlottesville made the series incredibly personal, and her thoughts on a season 2


  • Nicole Kassell, a director and executive producer of HBO’s “Watchmen,” talked to Business Insider about why she was eager to take on the TV series.
  • Kassell worked with series creator Damon Lindelof on “The Leftovers,” so already knew she wanted to reteam with him. But after reading the script, she realized it was the perfect vessel for her post-2016 creative energy.
  • Kassell is from Charlottesville, Virginia, where the 2017 “Unite the Right” white nationalist rally occurred. One of the biggest themes of “Watchmen” is racial division as a white supremacist group terrorizes a police force.
  • Kassell also talked about the influence of read more >>>

    Source:: BusinessInsider.Com