Tag Archives: TV series

We’ll Meet Again (PBS) Rated PG

 Hosted by Ann Curry, the personal stories of people helping people during some of America’s historical events as they reunite. Starring Ann Curry This series is a wonderful look at seeing the human encouragement during American events. In each episode … Continue reading

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The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story (2017) Rated TV-MA

 An anthology series centered around America’s most notorious crimes and criminals. Starring Edgar Ramírez, Ricky Martin, Penélope Cruz, Darren Criss, Max Greenfield. The second series in this anthology takes on the murder of Versace. The story jumps from the murder of Versace to the … Continue reading

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Doug Jones

 Arrow (2012– ) Rated TV-14 Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante … Continue reading

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Reg E. Cathey (1958-2018)

   Se7en (1995) Rated R Two detectives, a rookie and a veteran, hunt a serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as his motives.  Person of Interest (2011–2016) Rated TV-14 An ex-assassin and a wealthy programmer save lives via … Continue reading

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The Alienist (TNT) Rated TV-MA

 A crime reporter and a psychologist team up to investigate a serial killer in New York. Based on the novel “The Alienist” by Caleb Carr. Starring Daniel Brühl, Luke Evans, Dakota Fanning This is a show that I’ve anticipated. It’s an interesting … Continue reading

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Mickey Jones (1941-2018)

   Sling Blade (1996) Rated R Karl Childers, a simple man hospitalized since his childhood murder of his mother and her lover, is released to start a new life in a small town.  Growing Up Fisher (2014) Rated NR A … Continue reading

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John Mahoney (1940-2018)

   Say Anything… (1989) Rated PG-13 A noble underachiever and a beautiful valedictorian fall in love the summer before she goes off to college.  Moonstruck (1987) Rated PG Loretta Castorini, a bookkeeper from Brooklyn, New York, finds herself in a … Continue reading

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Holiday Inn: The New Irving Berlin Musical – Live (2017) Rated NR

A live production of Holiday Inn. A singer leaves showbiz behind to own a farmhouse in Connecticut where he creates a performance venue. Starring Corbin Bleu, Bryce Pinkham, Lora Lee Gayer. I loved this production of Holiday Inn. Pinkham as Jim Hardy  … Continue reading

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Connie Sawyer (1912–2018)

   The Office (2005–2013) Rated TV-PG A mockumentary on a group of typical office workers, where the workday consists of ego clashes, inappropriate behavior, and tedium.  How I Met Your Mother (2005–2014) Rated TV-14 A father recounts to his children, … Continue reading

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Black Lightning (CW) Rated NR

 A retired superhero becomes  an avenger for justice. Starring William Catlett, Gregg Henry, Cress Williams. A couple of observations from the first episode:  1. I love Cress Williams. I’m glad he’s back on TV. 2. I really dislike how they are … Continue reading

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