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‘You Can Write Those Kinds of Dynamics Forever’

Showtime’s president of entertainment on setting up the series for success, its multi-season plan, and when to expect the next installment.
close reads

Search Party’s Millennial Horror Was Always Going to End This Way

At its end, a series that’s always been defined by fear turns the subtext into the whole damn text.
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The Final Job Ray Donovan Deserves

Two years after Showtime’s abrupt cancellation of the series, Ray Donovan: The Movie is a satisfying glimpse of what an eighth season could have been.
  1. 🐝 buzz buzz 🐝
    ‘You Can Write Those Kinds of Dynamics Forever’Showtime’s president of entertainment on setting up the series for success, its multi-season plan, and when to expect the next installment.
  2. overnights
    Saturday Night Live Recap: Ariana DeBose Gives the Season a JoltAriana DeBose has tremendous chemistry with the cast and gives one of the season’s best performances.
  3. tv
    Gentefied Co-Creator Linda Yvette Chávez Reacts to Show’s Cancellation“Metrics and algorithms will never measure the true impact of what we did here.”
  4. totally bugging
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  5. overnights
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  6. stayin’ alive
    A Survival Expert Breaks Down the Yellowjackets’ Best and Worst DecisionsHunting: good! Flying an aging plane: not recommended.
  7. close reads
    Search Party’s Millennial Horror Was Always Going to End This WayAt its end, a series that’s always been defined by fear turns the subtext into the whole damn text.
  8. the hat’s back
    Timothy Olyphant Reprising Role As Smoldering Gunslinger in Justified SpinoffRaylan Givens goes to Detroit.
  9. first looks
    The Proud Family Trailer Is Oscar (Proud)-WorthyTRUDYYYYYYYYY!
  10. chat room
    Danielle Deadwyler on the ‘Deep Love’ of Miranda’s Final Station Eleven Act“I sat for two weeks in Toronto by myself in quarantine. I had a lot of time to reckon with it.”
  11. endings
    The Final Job Ray Donovan DeservesTwo years after Showtime’s abrupt cancellation of the series, Ray Donovan: The Movie is a satisfying glimpse of what an eighth season could have been.
  12. this week in late night
    Jimmy Kimmel’s Tribute to Bob Saget Won Late Night This WeekPlus Tig Notaro explains bleeping, Lewis Black being Lewis Black, and Seth Meyers’s horse pudding.
  13. trailer mix
    Julia Garner Scams Us Into Believing She’s Anna DelveyShe really delved into Inventing Anna.
  14. some questions
    Some Questions About And Just Like That…’s Che DiazApparently Vulture wrote a piece about them, so here is a piece about them.
  15. valentine’s binge
    Love Is Blind Opens Their Heart (and Pods) for Season TwoLove Is Blind drops February 11.
  16. overnights
    The Real Housewives of Miami Recap: Penthouse PetsAlexia. Girl. Just elope.
  17. exit interview
    How Station Eleven Arrived at Its Final 10 MinutesCreator Patrick Somerville on honoring the show’s much-loved source material while adjusting its core preoccupations.
  18. buffering
    The Streaming Shows Are Coming From Inside the HouseHow the TV world is turning into a modern-day studio system.
  19. reboots
    The Wonder Years Is Exactly What a Good Reboot Should BeThis week’s “Brad Mitzvah” episode is a great example of how a show can honor its predecessor while charting its own course.
  20. cancon
    Degrassi Is Getting Yet Another GenerationThe teens of Euphoria High are shaking in their platform Disruptors.
  21. tv review
    Somebody Somewhere Is a Confident Tale of an Unconfident WomanThe new HBO series from comedian and cabaret singer Bridget Everett asks whether you can find yourself without leaving home.
  22. this! is! a fun quiz!
    Can You Answer the Jeopardy! Clues Amy Schneider Couldn’t?Probably not! Well, maybe. Why don’t you try and see?
  23. A Send-Off for Search PartyThe cast and creators reflect on the final season of their ode to millennial anxiety.
  24. overnights
    Station Eleven Series-Finale Recap: The Path Things TakeDespite the decades of trauma and grudges, the show must go on. Because even in a post-apocalyptic world, stories are solace.
  25. overnights
    And Just Like That … Recap: Glimmer of HopeCarrie gets back in the dating game … with disastrous results.
  26. last night on late night
    The Tonight Show: Watch Lewis Black Go Off on QAnonWeirdly, he’s more upset by bean bag chairs?
  27. overnights
    The Real Housewives of Orange County Recap: Notella NoellaThe scene between Noella and Heather? Chef’s kiss.
  28. overnights
    Below Deck Recap: A Boiling PointA lot of this episode is about what doesn’t happen.
  29. overnights
    Search Party Series-Finale Recap: I Just WantedIn the end, the more things change in Search Party, the more they stay the same.
  30. live from new york it’s…
    Bleachers Replace Roddy Rich on Saturday Night Live 2022 With Ariana DeBoseRoddy Ricch is no longer appearing after someone on his team was exposed to COVID.
  31. tv review
    Beneath the Clichés, Archive 81 Is a Slow-Burning Horror ScorcherRebecca Sonnenshine’s podcast-inspired Netflix series effectively chips away at the conviction of our senses.
  32. overnights
    The Book of Boba Fett Recap: Wookiee Gone Wild!While Mos Espa waits to see what kind of leader he will be, things get ominous for Boba Fett and his growing circle of friends.
  33. overnights
    Search Party Recap: Scrum-Diddly-Dum-DumciousA side order of zombie movie to go with your entrée.
  34. overnights
    Vanderpump Rules Recap: Photo Shoot Me NowWe’re ready for this slog of a season to be over.
  35. overnights
    This Is Us Recap: The Most Awkward Meal of All TimeNicky can finally close a chapter of his life and really move forward.
  36. tv review
    Cheer Season Two Puts the ‘Real’ in Sports RealityIn confronting its own success, the breakout Netflix docuseries goes to some darker, heavier places in its extended sophomore season.
  37. chat room
    Eric Andre Thinks Horses Are Demons From HellThe Righteous Gemstones’ newest addition raves about everyone he works with, unless those people are horses.
  38. overnights
    The Bachelor Recap: Nobody Puts Shanae-nae in a CornerShanae versus Elizabeth may be the most inane nonsense to grace this franchise since Corinne’s cheese pasta.
  39. overnights
    Search Party Recap: 3 Days LaterThe gang has one hell of an enlightenment hangover.
  40. q&a
    Thomas Ian Griffith on Bridging the Gap Between Karate Kid III and Cobra Kai“It’s totally ridiculous, this billionaire coming back. It was ridiculous back then, and it sort of still is, but that’s the premise of the show.”
  41. a key role
    Mark Ruffalo to Play a Locksmith Dad in Netflix’s All the Light We Cannot SeeJoining Hugh Laurie in the adaptation of Anthony Doerr’s World War II novel.
  42. obits
    National Treasure Betty White Has Died at the Age of 99The cause was a stroke suffered six days earlier, according to her death certificate.
  43. obits
    Full House Star Bob Saget Dead at 65“He was a brother to us guys, a father to us girls, and a friend to all of us,” the cast of Full House said jointly.
  44. casting
    Michael Imperioli Will Lead the Ensemble of The White Lotus Season TwoAubrey Plaza is also joining the series.
  45. remembrances
    The Filth and Kindness of Bob SagetHe was America’s Dad and a dirty comic, and his gift was that he could be both.
  46. buzz buzz hmmm
    Our Spooky, Sexy Yellowjackets TheoriesThere’s potential supernatural stuff, probable blackmail stuff, and definite hot-guy stuff to obsess over.
  47. alexa play chasing cars
    Grey’s Anatomy Renewed for a 19th Season, Showing Signs of LifeAnd yes, no matter what she has said before, Ellen Pompeo is back.
  48. overnights
    Search Party Recap: Out With a BangDrew’s feelings (and physical body) are held hostage.
  49. trailer mix
    jeen-yuhs Walks to a February 16 Release on NetflixThe Kanye West trilogy, decades in the making, gets a teaser ahead of its Sundance premiere.
  50. together again
    Is Week-to-Week TV Winning After All?In an era when shows and movies must fight to break through, Yellowjackets has sustained a conversation while airing weekly on Showtime.
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