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Big Little Lies: Pilot Review

  Somebody’s dead. The premiere of HBO’s glossy new Sunday fare blatantly tells us just that. The statement doubles as both the first episode’s title, as well as the subject of the seven-part miniseries mystery from writer David E. Kelley. Based on Australian author Liane Moriarty’s novel of the same name, Big Little Lies capitalizes […]

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Man with a Plan: Pilot Review

We all know and love Matt LeBlanc as Joey Tribbiani on FRIENDS. He was charming, hilarious, and fiercely loyal to his friends. Joey and Chandler are ultimate friendship goals, am I right? Well, we may not have anything but FRIENDS reruns to get us by, but now CBS has given us Man with A Plan. […]

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Pitch: Pilot Review

The ATX Television Festival is fun in itself (check out my review of it here), but is particularly awesome for giving attendees the chance to watch new fall shows before they air.  This year, the hot pilot of the year was Pitch, which officially premiered tonight .  Afterward the screening, two shows’ two stars (Kylie Bunbury and Mark-Paul […]

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Speechless Pilot Review

I went into Speechless with high hopes because I love Minnie Driver and her previous show, About A Boy. My hopes were not disappointed. The premier episode of Speechless was full of laughter. The show introduced us to two parents with three kids, one of which has cerebral palsy. We meet Maya (Minnie Driver), who […]

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NBC’s “This Is Us” Pilot Review

When Parenthood ended last year, I was absolutely devastated to lose such an amazing show with great writing, and the remarkable actors who brought those stories to life. I knew it would be impossible for any show to come even remotely close to filling in that void in my heart. Except… One show did. Last […]