Our recommendations are led by British crime, diabolical illusionists, and suburban housewives who receive a windfall (and this time, hopefully, it’s not just Katie Otto writing her life as she wanted it to turn out, and I’m looking at you Ms. #1 Trump Fan). JASON’S … Continue reading What to Watch: 04/04/2018
Tonight’s action is led by the return of Tracy Morgan–one that seemed unlikely a few years ago–as an ex-con released into his old Brooklyn hood only to find it changed immeasurably. In the wrong hands, this could be nightmarishly high-concept, but The Last O.G. is co-created by … Continue reading What to Watch: 04/03/2018
Oh, at long last Screen Scholars March Madness 2018 comes to an end. We started with 64 programs, spanning across cable, network, and streaming television. Dramas, comedies, dramedies, reenacted history, recounted histories, women finding a new lease on life, single mothers trying to hold it together, late … Continue reading MARCH MADNESS: AND THE WINNER IS?
Over the course of three weeks of voting, our field of 64 shows has been narrowed down to an impressive Final Two. You can vote by clicking on the bracket below: On one side, we have a comedy about an elaborate after-life that in the … Continue reading TV Family Tree: Bob’s Burgers & The Good Place
It’s the end of the basketballs, as Villanova takes on Michigan for the NCAA Tournament championship. As that March Madness finishes up, so does our own March Madness reach its own with a battle of half-hour comedies between The Good Place and Bob’s Burgers. Also tonight, we’ve got … Continue reading What to Watch: 04/02/2018
On this Easter’s Fools’ Day, we’ve got it all: Jesus, clowns, zombies, Benedict Cumberbatch, that thing where a regular-sized person is the final human on the planet, and no fewer than two shows centering around interrogations in enclosed spaces. There’s also a ton of shows … Continue reading What to Watch: 04/01/2018
Our March Madness has reached the finals, and as editors, we could not be more thrilled to have whittled down our 64 shows with Bob’s Burgers and The Good Place as our top two programs. We promise we begged our friends and family to vote too so that … Continue reading March Madness: FINALS!