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Women Will Rule Westworld Season 2, and Other “Worlds” Will Be Explored

Westworld is one of my favorite shows that debuted last year, making the long wait for a second season damn near excruciating. However, as showrunners Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy continue to make appearances, we're getting more and more information to piece together that paint a picture of what we can expect.

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Westworld Vs.The Handmaid’s Tale: What They Have In Common, and Who Should Win the Emmy

#TeamSciFi Vs. #TeamDystopia

After the Emmy Nominations were announced earlier this morning, I posted this status on my Facebook page: "If Westworld doesn't win every Emmy it was nominated for, I quit." A friend of mine posted "Girl, it's up against The Handmaid's Tale in some cases. Nope." And so, a conflict was born.

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Westworld at PaleyFest 2017: Laughter Abounds As Cast and Creatives Discuss the Show’s Complexities

"Westworld is going to be part of the solution, not part of the problem." - Thandie Newton

While the brilliant ladies and showrunners of Westworld were whisked off the red carpet almost as quickly as they had come, there was plenty of opportunity to hear what they had to say during PaleyFest's Westworld panel, which ended up being one of the most delightful and funny evenings I've had in a long time. Surprising, given the near-complete seriousness of the show itself.

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Lisa Joy Is the Heart and Soul of Westworld, But Jonathan Nolan Writes “a Really Good Sassy Rancher’s Daughter”

We already know that Westworld was inspired in large part by games like Grand Theft Auto, Red Dead Redemption, and Bioshock: Infinite (and we also know that Maddy wasn't thrilled by the way that manifested on the show. At least, not in the beginning). However, Westworld is also, apparently, inspired by gummi bears.

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Westworld Recap: “The Stray”

Maddy and Teresa have both been watching HBO’s Westworld, which is already shaping up to be about as controversial as its fellow HBO offering Game of Thrones, even just among our own staff. Teresa seems to be the Mulder when it comes to Westworld, while Maddy seems more like the Scully. The two are tag-teaming recaps this season and sharing their different takes on the show.

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Westworld S1 Was Expensive, So Good Thing It Was HBO’s Biggest Premiere In Years

Westworld's premiere on HBO had 3.3 million viewers (including the live airing, HBO Go, and HBO Now numbers), which puts it closer to Game of Thrones territory (which had 4.2 million viewers for its premeiere) than Vinyl territory (the now-cancelled show only had 1.4 million viewers for its pilot). People love them their sci-fi and fantasy, huh? And it's a good thing, too, because that shizz is expensive to make.

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Hey, Bostonians! Want To Attend an Advanced Screening of the Pilot For HBO’s Westworld?

HBO's upcoming robot-centric drama Westworld premieres this Sunday night, but there's also a special advanced screening taking place tomorrow night in Boston, MA. Wanna go? Here are the deets!

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