Colonials Are Coming

Colonials Are Coming

Colony USA’s “Colony” – a dystopian drama that returns for a second season on January 12th – borrows elements from at least two other shows we’ve written about in this space. One is AMC’s “Fear the Walking Dead” set in downtown Los Angeles; the other TNT’s “Falling...
Girlfriend’s Guide to Divorce

Girlfriend’s Guide to Divorce

Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce Just a thought… maybe you want to tuck the kids into bed before you turn on Bravo’s, “Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce” — an original scripted-series with a heavy dose of adult-themed content. Indeed, Bravo’s hit show is about as...
Brick and Mortar Family

Brick and Mortar Family

Property Brothers Scripps Networks has a not-so-secret formula for its two mainstay lifestyle cable networks, Food and HGTV — find a charismatic, likable TV character that viewers can warm up to, and then spread the telegenic personality across as many shows as...
Lurking in the Shadows

Lurking in the Shadows

Shadowhunters It may surprise more than just a few Millennials (and Gen Z-ers) to learn that paranormal television plots of the 1960s often came in the form of light-hearted sit-coms, such as “My Favorite Martian”, “Bewitched” and “I Dream of Genie.” Indeed, it may...
Let’s Go Bowling

Let’s Go Bowling

College Football Bowl Season If you think you’ve been seeing more College Football Bowl Games than ever before, then your eyes are not deceiving you. And if you are a Baby Boomer born in the ‘50s or ‘60s, you’ve definitely witnessed a geometric expansion in...
Alaska Is Beautiful This Time Of Year

Alaska Is Beautiful This Time Of Year

Alaskan Bush People Has the State of Alaska become Discovery Channel’s second home? The ad-supported cable network — long headquartered inside the Washington, D.C. (495) Beltway – must have hundreds of employees filming away in our 49th State. By my count, more...