‘The Good Fight’ Creators Robert And Michelle King On “Meta” Season 3 And TV In A “Post-Factual World” – ATX

Deadline | 6/10/2018 | Amanda N'Duka
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Robert and Michelle King see the third season of The Good Fight, their CBS All Access spinoff of The Good Wife, focusing even more closely on current events, especially given the ongoing impact of President Donald Trump.

“It felt like part of the problem is TV entertainment,” Robert King said. “One of the problems in this post-factual world is that narrative seems to have the honesty that people find that they are not getting from facts. And that is bulls–t. That is a lie. So next year will be very meta.”

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The couple took the stage on the final day of the ATX Television Festival in Austin to talk about the show and the current political environment.

“The more the show looks at the problem of narrative,” Robert King continued, “you can see we’re all kind of like cats jumping at yarn when we see a story and when you see a fact that is ignored for the story. Trump and others in the administration use that sense of the shock and the turn that...
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