A late-night talk show host suspects that she may soon be losing her long-running show.
They're giving comedy a rewrite.
August 08 2019
Katherine Newbury (Emma Thompson) is a pioneer and legendary host on the late-night talk-show circuit. When shes accused of being a woman who hates women, she puts affirmative action on the to-do list, and - presto! - Molly (Mindy Kaling) is hired as the one woman in Katherines all-male writers room. But Molly might be too little too late, as the formidable Katherine also faces the reality of low ratings and a network that wants to replace her. Molly, wanting to prove shes not simply a diversity hire whos disrupting the comfort of the brotherhood, is determined to help Katherine by revitalizing her show and careerand possibly effect even bigger change at the same time.