DAVID BIANCULLI

Founder / Editor

ERIC GOULD

Associate Editor

LINDA DONOVAN

Assistant Editor

Contributors

ALEX STRACHAN

MIKE HUGHES

GARY EDGERTON

ROGER CATLIN

KIM AKASS

GERALD JORDAN

MONIQUE NAZARETH

TOM BRINKMOELLER

NOEL HOLSTON

 
 
 
 
 
2019
Oct
20
 
 
BEVERLY HILLS, CA – For a network that put the skids on its alternate history Confederate after controversy regarding racial insensitivity, HBO begins one of its most anticipated new series amid the single worst incident of racial violence in American history...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
17
 
 
From his brash Kenny Powers in Eastbound & Down to his sinister Neal Gamby in Vice Principals, Danny McBride knows how to create a singular, self-serving, short-tempered, ego-driven character for HBO comedies. His latest character continues that tradition...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
12
 
 
One horror turns to another on the second season of The Terror, AMC’s anthology series...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
8
 
 
Executive sessions at the TV Critics Association press tours tend to kick off a network's day, setting the tone for the rest of the presentations...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
6
 
 
If Michael Wadleigh’s original 1970 Woodstock documentary concentrated on the music of the iconic rock festival, a new 50th-anniversary look at the event turns its focus largely away from the stage...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
4
 
 
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — When it's time for another multi-hour examination of American history or culture from Ken Burns, it's usually the articulate director who spends the most time talking during press events...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Jul
31
 
 
BEVERLY HILLS, Ca. — It takes more than a cheesy reunion movie to get the six original Brady Bunch kids together these days...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Jun
4
 
 
I highly recommend: Perpetual Grace LTD. Yes, it has a terrible title, and it was switched from the even worse Our Lady LTD. But its cast list is remarkable, even in an era of quality TV...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Feb
14
 
 
There was an extra reminder at a well-attended session of the TV Critics Association (TCA) 2019 Winter Press Tour that pictures were not allowed...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Feb
10
 
 
PASADENA, CA – After days of rain, unseasonably cool weather and clouds, the sun eventually came out at the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour in Pasadena and so did HBO...
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 

Roger Catlin

Roger Catlin is a freelance writer based in Washington, D.C., where he is a regular contributor to the Smithsonian Magazine.com and The Washington Post, among other outlets. A former TV critic for the Hartford Courant, he blogs daily mostly on TV at rogercatlin.com.
 
 
 

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