Amanpour and Company

“Never Have I Ever” Star Poorna Jagannathan

Clip: 07/24/2021 | 16m 3s | Video has closed captioning.

A recent study by UCLA shows that minority women make up just one quarter of film writers and one fifth of directors. Actress Poorna Jagannathan speaks with Aarti Shahani about her role as a tiger mom in the hit Mindy Kaling Netflix show "Never Have I Ever," and discusses why diversity is so important in this golden era of streaming.

Aired: 07/24/21

Rating: NR

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