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TV critic Melissa Girimonte, also known as The Televixen, hosts Fem TV, an interview series featuring real stories of women working in the TV industry. Created to celebrate women in television, Fem TV aims to inspire, educate and entertain.

Nov 8, 2019

In this episode recorded during the Content Canada conference in Toronto this fall, Melissa chats with Dublin Murders executive producer Noemi Spanos and series creator and executive producer Sarah Phelps of Euston Films. They talk about adapting the books by Tana French for the small screen, plus their early days in...

Nov 6, 2019

Kim Wannop is an Emmy-winning set decorator who has worked on shows like Veep, Parks and Recreation and The Good Place.

In this episode, she talks about the final seasons of both Veep and The Good Place, plus her upcoming project, the Netflix film, Moxie, based on the bestselling YA novel.

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Oct 4, 2019

This Sunday, October 6th, Witches of Salem premieres on T&E in Canada and Travel Channel in the US. Bestselling author and historian Katherine Howe joins me to talk about her role in the docuseries, her connections to Salem, and the lessons that can be learned from this period in history.

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Oct 2, 2019

The work of costume designer Rafaella Rabinovich has been featured in TV shows such as You Me Her and The Detour, as well as the hit Netflix film To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before. She joins Melissa to discuss her career so far, and some of the fascinating ways she’s created certain looks.


Sep 26, 2019

This Fem TV minisode features Patricia Heaton and Sabrina Jalees of Carol’s Second Act, a new sitcom premiering this week on Global TV in Canada and CBS in the US.

They discuss the show's all-female writers room and production team that’s primarily women, and how TV is doing better than film when it comes to...