Category Archives: Television

OFFRED MAKES THE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE IN ‘THE HANDMAID’S TALE’ SEASON 2 FINALE!

Gilead is a place one conjures in dark dreams, but in the fraught political times in which we live, where the rights of women to have agency over their own bodies is a topic of discussion, Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale seems prescient. And the Season 2 finale did not disappoint, answering some questions while leaving […]

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TV REVIEW: AMY ADAMS DELIVERS IN JEAN MARC-VALLEE’S ‘SHARP OBJECTS’ ON HBO!

HBO is back with another miniseries from Jean-Marc Vallée – Sharp Objects – based on the novel of the same name by Gillian Flynn. Following the incredible success of his last series, Big Little Lies, a lot is expected of Sharp Objects which premiered on Sunday night. And so far, with the first episode, “Vanish,” […]

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SHOWTIME’S ‘THE AFFAIR’ RETURNS TO FORM IN SEASON 4 OPENER, ‘CALIFORNIA DREAMIN’!

A fractured marriage lies at the heart of Showtime’s drama, The Affair, caused by an affair whose fallout still reverberates into Season 4. Time has passed and the Solloways are now living on the West Coast in perpetually sunny California. Episode 1, “California Dreamin’” sees Noah (Dominic West) taking up a teaching job at a […]

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TV REVIEW: FAMILY TIES ARE TESTED IN HBO’S NEW FINANCIAL DRAMA ‘SUCCESSION’!

Succession is HBO’s new financial drama from Jesse Armstrong, best known for the U.K,’s Peep Show. The series follows the Roys, a mega-rich family for whom money is no object, who run one of the largest media conglomerates around. The battle is not only for money, of which there is plenty, but for power and […]

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A SHOWDOWN IS COMING AS ‘BILLIONS’ SEASON 3 CLOSES!

I could not be more excited for Billions Season 4 after the dramatic Season 3 closer, “Elmsley Count.” The student has become the teacher and suddenly, hedge fund genius Bobby Axelrod, is outplayed by his protege, Taylor Mason. United States Attorney Chuck Rhoades (Paul Giamatti) it turns out, is not Bobby’s greatest foe, instead, the […]

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