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BrainDead

  • Season 01
  • Episode 12 and 13
  • ‘Talking Points’ and ‘The End of All We Hold Dear’

BrainDead Season Finale Recap: Election Day

BrainDead's final offering is good, silly fun.

  • S.01
  • Ep.06
  • 'Notes Toward a Post-Reagan Theory of Party Alliance, Tribalist, and Loyalty: Past As Prologue'

"Past as Prologue" leans into the sheer goofiness of BrainDead's premise. 

  • S.01
  • Ep.05
  • 'Back to Work: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Congress and How It Gets Things Done (and Often Doesn't)'

This episode is a big step backwards from a very fun cliffhanger. 

  • S.01
  • Ep.04
  • 'Wake Up Grassroots: The Nine Virtues of Participatory Democracy, and How We Can Keep America Great by Encouraging an Informed Electorate'

Four episodes in, BrainDead is coming into its own. 

  • S.01
  • Ep.03
  • 'Goring Oxes: How You Can Survive the War on Government Through Five Easy Steps'

The political theater of BrainDead isn't measuring up to the political theater of reality. 

Schedule
10 p.m., Sundays
CBS
Cast
  • Mary Elizabeth Winstead:
    ‘Laurel Healy’
  • Beth Malone:
    ‘Claudia Monarch’
  • Nikki M. James:
    ‘Rochelle Daudier’
  • Danny Pino:
    ‘ Luke Healy’
  • Aaron Tveit
    ‘Gareth Ritter’
  • Jan Maxwell:
    ‘Ella Pollack’
  • Charlie Semine
    ‘Anthony Onofrio’
Creator
Michelle King, Robert King
Producer
Michelle King, Robert King, David W. Zucker, Liz Glotzer, Ridley Scott
Debut
June 13, 2016

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