There has been a certain sadness the past few weeks as Netflix has started cancelling it’s Marvel line of shows. This follows the announcement of Disney’s new streaming service, which will be showcasing their own Marvel content over the next few years. Fans have gone berserk, even putting together a petition that has gotten over 195,000 votes! The Marvel shows, which include Daredevil, Jessica Jones, … Continue reading The Punisher Season 2: Best Season of TV?
There are very few people that do little wrong in the entertainment industry. One of those people is Cary Joji Fukunaga. The man behind the heralded first season of True Detective, has come back to give us another head scratcher that is Maniac. The series follows two individuals (Jonah Hill and Emma Stone) as they navigate through a seemingly fantasy based world resulting from a pharmaceutical … Continue reading Maniac Drops September 21st on Netflix
It pains me to ever write this, but the past few weeks have solidified the point that Entourage has not stood the test of time. The famed show that guided me through my first few tumultuous years in the industry is just like that great relationship you reminisce about; it wasn’t all that. Having been sidelined for the past few weeks with illness, I decided … Continue reading Entourage, Does it Still Hold Up?
Tracy Morgan returns back to Brooklyn in his new show “The Last OG” which costars the rising superstar Tiffany Haddish. The TBD comedy is sure to be hilarious as the two have an estranged relationship in the series, and seem to trade wits on screen as often as possible . It’s truly a pleasure to have Tracy Morgan back after his hiatus following that near … Continue reading Tracy Morgan – The Last O.G.
We are 2 weeks away from the official Binge Season 2017 aka Season 2 of Stranger Things. As we eagerly await hours of awesomeness that will leave our Halloween weekend littered with Snickers wrappers and chocolate milk, Netflix debuted the final trailer for this year’s most anticipated follow up. Clocking in at almost 3 minutes we saw so much but also not enough. Hawkins is … Continue reading Stranger Things: The Final Trailer
Growing up Cartoon Network was the go to for the risqué programming you weren’t getting from other networks as a kid. They constantly pushed buttons with Ed Edd and Eddy, Grim and Evil, Dexter’s Laboratory, and Johnny Bravo to name a few. There was a bevy of innuendos and references that usually went over a kid’s head but later in life made you go “oh … Continue reading What Rick and Morty Tells Us About Nerd Culture
Anyone who knows me can honestly say reality television is not really my thing. I have been that person who has had his favorite series cancelled because a network felt a scripted series isn’t really the way to go anymore. Reality television is littered with the obvious scripted scenes and steered antics the shows possess and that makes them hard to enjoy. With all of … Continue reading Resetting Reality
Before we start quick nod to Pac Div! Have you ever met, or felt like you were that kid that had a mind full of ideas to bring to world? I’m pretty sure we all have came across such a thing in our daily journey. ABC has taken this simple premise and created an enticing new series; The Mayor. The name and network could lead … Continue reading The-The The Mayor
This is the part where I open the article with a clever yet thought provoking statement. Yeah, that’s not happening this time; this article is literally inspired by the series’ Atlanta and Insecure. I will get back to them a bit later. Black television has always been something that I found to be an interesting dynamic. As a black man in the current society, in … Continue reading The Revolution and Evolution of Black Television
Being in the industry one tends to roll their eyes when it comes to any sort of awards show. They are usually too grand and too robotic. There is more hoopla on dresses rather than content, and whoever you think wins usually does. Shows in their final year of eligibility usually win big, and you are stuck glancing at the television or the stage, with a … Continue reading Lets Recap The Primetime Emmys!