Category Archives: 3 – TELEVISION NEWS
Season 5, Episode 1 – Orphan Black hits the ground running in its fifth season premiere, “The Few Who Dare.” With Neolution closing in from all sides, the situation has never seemed more dire and difficult for the Clone Club.
Season 2, Episode 1 – Wynonna Earp returns with a new team determined to rescue Agent Dolls from a Black Badge detention facility. Agent Haught senses and tastes something off with Waverly. Waverly uses her new powers to fight monsters but keeps them secret from Wynonna and Doc. The Ghost River Triangle attracts a whole new wave of monsters.
The “stakes are medium” Jeff Goldblum declares in the hilarious, official trailer for Tour De Pharmacy, the HBO sports mockumentary set to premiere July 8th. The project is the second from Andy Samberg and Murray Miller for the network, who previously did the tennis comedy 7 Days in Hell for the premium network.
Season 1, Episode 7 – Albert continues to be the Worst while navigating his separation with Mileva, his scientific pursuits, and the rising war.
Season 3, Episode 8 – The strangest episode of Fargo yet by far. Solid but uneven, the highlight may be a familiar that pops up.
Season 5, Episodes 9-13 – As Frank’s Presidency continues to unravel, it becomes clear the snowballing scandals on House Of Cards are not something he’ll easily be able to weather for the rest of his term. Could the cloud hanging over Frank taint Claire’s chance at becoming President?
Season 1, Episode 9 – In the penultimate episode of the season The Handmaid’s Tale focuses back on the women, thankfully, but only revs up to season ending level excitement in the final few minutes of the episode.
Season 3, Episode 10 – iZombie serves Liv another course of Roxanne when Peyton asks for blue-brain assistance with the Weckler case. Ravi stays with Don E. while the Johns brothers broadcast his torture and zombie transformation. Blaine faces a former enemy with a grudge and Major takes command of Fort Lust with his new friend.
Season 1, Episode 2 – In this week’s episode of Still Star-Crossed, Rosaline finds herself engaged to Benvolio, and appeals to Prince Escalus to end the betrothal. Meanwhile, Lord Montague schemes with Benvolio to reveal Lord Capulet’s financial ruin, and Lady Capulet suspects Rosaline of coercing Juliet into committing suicide, using Friar Lawrence as her confidant.
The OpenTV web series Brown Girls premiered seven episodes earlier this year on Elle.com and immediately became a breakout hit — and HBO noticed. The cabler wasted no time in picking up the series from writer Fatimah Asghar and director Samantha Bailey to develop it for television.
Season 3, Episode 5 – Casual focuses on each character’s relationship pursuits and growth and it’s definitely for the better. This week allows Valerie, Alex and Laura to pursue what they want most, and have it blow up in their face as they all end up finding themselves knee deep in something else.
Season 3, Episodes 21-22 – Gotham throws everything into the Season 3, two-hour finale. Alfred fights for Bruce’s soul while Gordon fights the Tetch-virus against a city of rage. Fish consolidates power and snatches Professor Strange for her freak army. Butch challenges Barbara and Penguin and Riddler continue to war over hurt feelings.
Season 3, Episode 8 – Jimmy can’t seem to help himself on Better Call Saul, and ends up falling into old bad habits. Mike finds a body buried in the desert, and then has to decide what to do with the money he stole from Hector. The big question is whether Nacho will be able to pull off switching Hector’s drugs without being noticed, and what will happen if it works.
Between WGN canceling Underground and turning away from scripted TV overall as well as Netflix canceling a plethora of shows, the bubble is in the process of bursting, as it had to do. After all, there’s no such thing as permanent growth. But this isn’t the end of quality TV, simply the end of the boom.
Season 3, Episode 1 – It’s an action-packed if mostly predictable start to Fear the Walking Dead‘s third season, with plenty of gore. And we say goodbye to one major character.
Season 1, Episode 6 – Mr. Wednesday’s crusade of rounding up Gods for his war, lands him and Shadow in a disturbingly gun obsessed town that looks the embodiment of a Trump rally. Meanwhile, Laura becomes more desperate to see Shadow, and I just wish she would go rot somewhere. This has been my favorite episode yet.
Season 3, Episode 8 – Damon Lindeloff breaks his finale curse, and sticks the landing on the final episode of The Leftovers. The Leftovers is an epic series about starting over in the face of tragedy and having a fresh start, but it’s also a touching love story.
Season 3, Episode 5 – Like most of the season of Twin Peaks so far, episode five gives us some answers, while at the same time leaving us scratching our heads. Cooper continues to live as Dougie, walking in a daze, as little by little things come back to him. Evil Cooper appears to have a hand in every nefarious thing going on. Major Briggs’ fingerprints keep showing up at crime scenes, does this mean he isn’t really dead?
Season 4, Episode 7 – Richard faces the first obstacle of Pied Piper’s new Gavin-less company when he attracts the ire of a seasoned patent troll. Meanwhile back at the house, the Dinesh and Gilfoyle deal with Jian Yang’s “smart refrigerator” while Jared looks for business help from an unlikely person.
Season 1, Episode 8 – The White Princess wraps up this week with a shocking finale that manages to both honor the history we all knew had to happen, and put an entirely new spin on it at the same time.
Season 5, Episodes 5-8 – A constitutional crisis occurs on House Of Cards when Tennessee and Ohio refuse to certify their election results, throwing the vote for Vice President and President to Congress. Can Frank and Claire manipulate their way into keeping power, or is Conway inevitable as the next President?
Season 10, Episode 8 – In this week’s episode of Doctor Who, the Monks have taken over Earth, recruiting the Doctor to spread their propaganda and leaving Bill and Nardole to save the day. Bill is determined to save the Doctor and the human race from the Monks’ influence, but that will come at the cost of her own life.
Season 1, Episode 9 – Young Eli having survived his fall, finds help from an unlikely person. Meanwhile, in the “present,” Eli finds that he’s put something into motion that he can’t undo, even if it means destroying his relationship with Phineas and Pete.
Season 3, Episodes 8 – 10 – Bloodline closes out the season, and the series, in a disappointing and ambiguous way. An accident happens which makes John question reality, Kevin’s relationship with Roy Gilbert backfires on him, and Sally attempts to sell the Inn and pass the money down to her grandchildren.
It’s not all fun in the sun down in Miami, as last season saw Spencer dealing with a worrisome addiction to pain killers. It was nice to see the show has something on its mind besides the money, fame and women that come with playing football.