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

TOM BRINKMOELLER

NOEL HOLSTON

 
 
 
 
 
2018
Dec
5
 
 
Eagerly awaited. Most anticipated. Still the best...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Nov
18
 
 
There’s nothing at all comedic, or even serio-comic about Showtime’s Escape At Dannemora, which makes it all the more surprising to see Ben Stiller’s named attached...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Nov
16
 
 
Netflix has become a powerful streamer. Michael Douglas’ new character very much wants to be one again...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Nov
2
 
 
A plus-sized pelican emitting growling sounds seems to know something’s fishy about the “reintegration process” at Florida’s Homecoming Transitional Support Center...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Nov
2
 
 
The man who is not there both haunts and hovers over the last term for Netflix’s game-changing House of Cards...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Oct
20
 
 
First let’s get this out of the way -- and quickly. Those who have accused HBO and Peter Dinklage of “whitewashing” the role of Hervé Villechaize are at best uninformed idiots...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Oct
16
 
 
ABC sorely needs a surefire hit, and The Rookie looks like the best bet to deliver as a cop drama with a sometimes unsteady aim...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Oct
16
 
 
The onetime network of Full House now has the fullest house in TV sitcom history...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Oct
14
 
 
The Great Outdoors comes down with a case of seemingly incurable human infestation in HBO’s Camping, in which Jennifer Garner segues from those cheery Capitol One commercials...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Oct
12
 
 
Both lavish and languid, the first three installments of Amazon Prime’s The Romanoffs are mostly bereft of the snap, pop, and sizzle of Mad Men. Their overriding creative force is one and the same — fastidious Matthew Weiner...
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 

Ed Bark

Since 2006, Ed Bark's local and national TV stories and observations have been showcased on his pioneering website, www.unclebarky.com.  For 26 years before that, he was TV critic for the Dallas Morning News. He's a past president of the Television Critics Association, and for seven years served on the national Peabody Awards board.

 
 
 
 

This Day in TV History

 
 
 

New This WWeek
Series and specials in variety formats