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'Westworld' show runner: There are some safe assumptions one can make about the Man in Black

'Westworld' show runner: There are some safe assumptions one can make about the Man in Black

Since it debuted a week ago, the HBO series "Westworld" has been intriguing viewers with its style and invention.

The show cymbal-claps the disparate genres of futurist sci-fi and nostalgic Western as it tells the story of a theme park (the titular Westworld), along with its guests, creators and "hosts,” the androids that entertain said guests.

The J.J. Abrams-Jonathan Nolan-Lisa Joy collaboration, based loosely on a 1973 Michael Crichton movie, offered a public reveal of sorts Sunday. Creators and actors turned out for a panel at New York Comic-con, commenting on the show after the screening of the series' second episode. (The episode aired on HBO later...

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