generation cryo and the age of the docudrama


MTV as a channel that plays music videos hasn’t existed for most of my life. For the past 25 years or so, they’ve been experimenting with original programming and getting lots of hits and misses. For every Real World, there’s four Clone Highs. Recent success has been found in the world of reality docudrama, and the new series Generation Cryo intends to build on that buzz. Continue reading


breaking bad, a reaction (spoiler alert)



Tonight marked the end of  one of television’s best shows of the past decade and perhaps the past twenty or thirty years. Vince Gilligan’s Breaking Bad changed Bryan Cranston from a goofball dad on Malcolm in the Middle to a ruthless drug kingpin and made a star out of Aaron Paul. Along the series’ run, it got brilliant acting from actors such as Dean J Norris (Hank), Anna Gun (Skyler), Bob Odenkirk (Saul Goodman), Giancarlo Esposito (Gus Fring) and others.   (SPOILERS AHEAD)


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TV Capsule Reviews for 9/24


In  today’s edition of 2QD,  I’m going to explore three new shows that will premiere on broadcast television (of all places) on Tuesdays.  Find out after the jump! (Oh yeah, SPOILER ALERT) Continue reading