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Mindy Kaling, right, wrote the lead role in Late Night with Emma Thompson in mind. They filmed the movie in a "white heat of passion" in 25 days, Thompson says. They are pictured above in London in May 2019. Matt Dunham/AP hide caption

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Mindy Kaling And Emma Thompson Shatter The 'Late Night' Glass Ceiling

Thompson plays a successful TV host who pulled the ladder up behind her in the movie Late Night. Kaling says a female late night host is "science fiction," but this was the role she wanted to write.

Notice Me Mija
Beatific East Forest

A judged has ordered Andrew Anglin, founder of The Daily Stormer, to pay $4.1 million in damages to Dean Obeidallah, commentator and host of SiriusXM's "The Dean Obeidallah Show," after portraying him as a terrorist. Larry French/Getty Images for SiriusXM hide caption

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Dean Obeidallah Wins $4.1M In Defamation Suit Against Neo-Nazi Site

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This Old Tune Hugo Kant

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Getting Fire From A Tree Without Burning The Wood

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The Sun In Her Eyes Soft Ride
Marbled Birds The Mantles

Mindy Kaling, right, wrote the lead role in Late Night with Emma Thompson in mind. They filmed the movie in a "white heat of passion" in 25 days, Thompson says. They are pictured above in London in May 2019. Matt Dunham/AP hide caption

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Mindy Kaling And Emma Thompson Shatter The 'Late Night' Glass Ceiling

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Cruise Your Song is Good
Border on Border Night Moves

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