A Chat With ‘Kindred’ Writer/Executive Producer Branden Jacobs-Jenkins


Welcome to the debut episode of 2Nerds and an Actor and Guest! We’re kicking it with some of the folks behind our favorite things and bringing you with us.

On this episode of ‘And Guest,’ Playwright and Writer/Executive Producer of FX’s Kindred, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins! An old friend of the podcast, we get into his transition from stage to screen, adapting Octavia Butler’s work for TV, and consulting on HBO’s Watchmen

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