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Monica Bushman is an Associate Producer on KPCC's The Frame program.
Prior to that, she worked on KPCC's Take Two program and the local broadcast of Morning Edition and All Things Considered.
Monica began her career in radio as a producer for PRI's "America Abroad" in Washington, DC. Before coming to KPCC, she worked on various NPR shows including "Talk of the Nation" and "Morning Edition."
Monica is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and a native of Anaheim, California.
Stories by Monica Bushman
The new Comedy Central show is a comedy by Matt Ingebretson and Jake Weisman that’s not afraid to explore some very bleak territory.
The writer/producer just launched "grown-ish." It's a spinoff of “black-ish” that's partly inspired by his own experience sending his daughter off to college.
Data journalists at the FiveThirtyEight website developed new ways to measure gender equality in the film business that go beyond the original standards.
Shonda Rhimes, Reese Witherspoon, Ava DuVernay, America Ferrera and Eva Longoria are leading a Hollywood anti-harassement initiative.
Mikael Wood, pop music critic for the L.A. Times, shares his picks for the year’s best albums and some overlooked gems.
Director Dee Rees understands why people find parts of "Mudbound" difficult to watch. But she says she hopes it doesn't become an excuse for them to look away.
Willem Dafoe has nearly 40 years of acting experience under his belt. He says working with mostly first-time actors on "The Florida Project" made him the outsider, which fit the story perfectly.
Rotten Apples is a new online database that allows you to search if anyone associated with a TV show or a movie has been accused of sexual harassment or assault.
The play follows an all-girls soccer team between matches. As she wrote the play, DeLappe says she envisioned it as a war movie.
Awards season is usually the time for Hollywood to celebrate itself. This year, its also a reflection of increased scrutiny on the industry's treatment of women.
Hedy Lamarr's life story defies comparison. Described as both the Angelina Jolie and the Kim Kardashian of the 1940s, she was also a brilliant inventor.
Viacom, which owns Nickelodeon, has turned one of its most recognized shows into a Broadway musical.
Before it became a cult classic, "The Room" was a spectacular flop — maybe the best "so bad it's good" movie of all time.
The director often gets scripts about murderers but this one, about a real-life Irish immigrant who was convicted of killing her employer, stood out.
Screenwriter Anthony McCarten says the film was inspired by Churchill's writing and oratorical gifts, which inspired a nation to persevere through WWII.