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Vice Principals Premiere Preview: “The Principal”

What happens when two vice principals are vying for the promotion to principal? They each have their strengths (or they do in their own minds) and each believes themselves worthy of the job. So what if an outsider gets promoted above them? All out war. “The Principal” synopsis, from HBO: When […]

The Night Of “The Beach”
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The Night Of “The Beach”

The first episode of The Night Of, titled “The Beach,” clocked in at one hour and eighteen minutes. And it was an achingly long one hour and eighteen minutes. Usually, this is a critical statement; great storytelling is supposed to fly by. But “The Beach” didn’t make anything easy for the […]

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The Night Of Series Premiere Preview

If you haven’t heard about HBO’s The Night Of yet, you’re going to because it’s poised to be the talk of the summer. An eight-part miniseries based on the British series Criminal Justice, The Night Of is a cinematic deep dive into the messy, complicated process of the American justice system and how the smallest […]

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Politics Gets (Even More) Buggy in BrainDead Premiere

Series premieres often suffer from an overwhelming onslaught of exposition, establishing characters and setting at the expense of plot and action. Happily, Robert and Michelle King, the veteran team that brought us The Good Wife (R.I.P.), which raised the bar on “showing not telling” in the legal drama’s seven seasons […]

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Outcast Series Premiere Preview

Holy sh*t. This series premiere packs quite a powerful punch. We wouldn’t say we’re horror connoisseurs, but we like well-made horror stories with an interesting point-of-view, like Showtime’s Penny Dreadful and movies like last year’s The Witch or The Conjuring. We want to be sacred, but we don’t want any […]

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Cleverman Series Premiere Preview

This is a familiar story, even if the details are new. We take a group of people who are reviled — in this case the “Hairies,” who look different, speak a different language and have incredible physical strength — in a society that doesn’t know what to do with them. […]

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TV Goodness Teaser: The Characters of USA Network’s Queen of the South

Based on the International bestseller “La Reina Del Sur” by Arturo Pérez-Reverte, USA Network’s Queen of the South tells the powerful story of Teresa Mendoza, a woman who is forced to run and seek refuge in America after her drug-dealing boyfriend is unexpectedly murdered in Mexico.  In the process, she […]

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Containment’s Cast and EPs Preview the Series [WonderCon 2016 Interviews]

Warning: Spoilers Ahead So, I’ve seen the first four episodes and I’m all in. I sincerely hope you’ve got room in your TV viewing schedule for another outbreak drama, because this one is worth your time. “Pilot” synopsis, from The CW: When a mysterious and deadly epidemic breaks out in […]

The Quit Your Day Job Investors and EPs Preview Their New Oxygen Show [Interview]
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The Quit Your Day Job Investors and EPs Preview Their New Oxygen Show [Interview]

Who doesn’t dream about finding their passion and finding a way to make it pay? Some people fall into their dream job, but I’m more interested in the people who make their own luck. In Quit Your Day Job, we meet  features aspiring millennial entrepreneurs who receive the life-changing opportunity […]

Travel Expert Brandon Presser Previews Bravo’s Tour Group [Exclusive]
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Travel Expert Brandon Presser Previews Bravo’s Tour Group [Exclusive]

I don’t know about you, but I would never pass up the opportunity to take a luxurious trip about the world. In Tour Group, 3 guides make it their business to make sure an eclectic group of 11 travelers have the experience of their lives. Will there be personality clashes? […]