Netflix original series “Santa Clarita Diet” struggles in first season

Jeff Turner SENIOR STAFF WRITER “Santa Clarita Diet” is a great pitch. There are opportunities for clever jabs at suburbia and some atmospheric, memorable moments. Showrunner...

New murder mystery “Big Little Lies” intrigues, with a few bumpy patches

Jeff Turner HBO’s latest miniseries features a murder, where several upper class-wealthy California mothers are supposedly involved. The director of the first episode is Jean...

Online Exclusive: “Legion” Pilot Review

Jeff Turner A&E EDITOR FX is one of the best networks on TV right now. There is no question. Shows like “Atlanta,” “The Americans,” “Fargo” and “The...

4 must-see Netflix originals

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR The sudden success of shows exclusively available on Netflix isn’t a surprise in an age where streaming is overtaking nearly all forms...

Black Mirror on Netflix

Jeff Turner ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR “Black Mirror” is one of the most original television ideas to come out in recent history. It is not quite...

SNL delivers its best season in years

Jeff Turner ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR “Saturday Night Live” is eponymous. Very few do not know at least one character. It has however, been commonly agreed...

A retrospective view of “Scooby Doo”

Jeff Turner ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR Scooby Doo, Where Are You? is an irrefutable staple of pop culture. It is also, something many children this generation...

“Luke Cage” pilot episode: “Moment of Truth” stuns and provokes when we need it

Rob Carraher CONTRIBUTOR The uproar surrounding the 2016 Academy Awards was caused by a lack of diversity among the academy’s nominees. That is only part of...