TV Turbulent Waters and Hidden Gems in 2023


In 2023, the TV landscape faced turbulence due to strikes, cancellations, and cutbacks. Notable departures included series like “The Bear,” “Beef,” “The Curse,” and “Dead Ringers.” Series like “The Bear,” “Beef,” “Happy Valley,” “Reservation Dogs” and “Succession” dazzled in a year when much of the TV business was in disarray. – NYT Amid the...

TV: Only Murders in the Building


Last night I watched the last episode of “Only Murders in the Building”. It’s sadly the end of the season and frankly despite some negative reviews I came across, I enjoyed the show very much and I can’t wait for next season. In a recent interview, John Hoffman, the showrunner of “Only Murders in the Building,” discussed the direction of the series. He revealed that in the upcoming...

Get Ready to Roar: The Bear Season 2 Trailer is Here


Get ready to have your taste buds tingling and your adrenaline pumping, because The Bear is back for Season 2! The trailer for the highly-anticipated second season brings back all of our favorite elements, such as mouth-watering food (can I have that steak now, pretty please?), intense kitchen drama, and poor Carmy (Jeremy Allen White) going through his usual struggles. Carmy and Sydney (Ayo...

“Drag Me to Dinner”: The New Cooking Competition Show You Can’t Miss


Are you ready for it? Are you a fan of cooking competition shows? How about drag queens and kings? Well, get ready for the ultimate combination of both in the new show “Drag Me to Dinner.” Hosted by comedian Yassir Lester, “Drag Me to Dinner” will feature drag performers competing in culinary challenges to create themed dishes. The show promises to be a fun and...

Jerry Springer Dead at 79


If you watched the show, you know him. I must admit I did… at least from to time when there was nothing else to watch. Apparently over 30 years he recorded over 5000 episodes of it. Jerry Springer, best known for his long-running talk show, has died at the age of 79. Springer’s chat show became a symbol of low-brow television, featuring on-air fights, swearing and infidelity revelations...

Rewatched Season 1 of “The Expanse”


Finished rewatch the season 1 of “The Expanse”. It’s a science fiction television series based on the book series of the same name by James S.A. Corey. The show premiered on Syfy in 2015 and later moved to Amazon Prime Video. The first season consists of ten episodes, and here is a summary of what happened: The story takes place 200 years in the future when humanity has colonized the...

Amazon’s Echo Show 15 As a Fire TV


The news originally dropped sometime in September about the new version of the Amazon Echo operating system bringing the FireTV experience to Amazon’s Echo Show 15, and finally this week my Echoes got an update and I love it. I can finally watch live TV from Japan’s NHK to local TV stations. The interface for launching different TV and streaming apps has been cleverly resolved with an on...

Vince Gilligan to make a new drama series for AppleTV+


Apple TV+’s original programming has received a major boost with the company landing a deal with “Breaking Bad” and “Better Call Saul” creator Vince Gilligan. Apple signed a two-season deal for his new project — dubbed as a grounded drama —that will be unrelated to two hit series. This is exciting news, loved both shows so hopefully it will be another hit. I must say AppleTV+ is still my...

Pachinko on Apple TV+


I am looking forward to start watching it tonight, it’s based on Min Jin Lee’s bestselling novel by the same title, which I read a few years ago. Pachinko review: an enthralling historical epic on Apple TV Plus – The Verge: The eight-episode series follows Sunja through the upheavals in her life across the 20th century, starting from her birth in the southern coastal city of Busan during...

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