'Sean Saves the World': Sean Hayes and EP Victor Fresco talk how 'Will & Grace' paved the way for new NBC comedy

There likely won't be a sitcom centered around a gay character that won't find itself compared to "Will & Grace," especially one starring Sean Hayes. During the Saturday (July 27) panel for "Sean Saves the World" at the Television Critic's Association 2013 summer press tour, Hayes and series executive producer Victor Fresco fielded questions from reporters on how the seminal NBC hit paved the way for their new series."I didn't think it had any weight to it," Hayes joked of his former series, before adding, "I thought it was, uh -- it's a hard question to answer. I think that, of course, it was impactful, but to say that being on it, I don't want to sound egotistical. To remove myself from 'Will & Grace,' I would like to believe it had a big influence on the gay movement in America. According to Joe Biden, it did."When asked how the television landscape has changed for...



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