TV Review: ‘Legion’ – Season One

Legion

The Drama Has An Amazing Cast & Great Middle Act, But Stumbles At The Start & Finish   Noah Hawley is currently one of the hottest tickets out there for delivering great television dramas.  FX first gave the writer a chance with adapting the classic Coen Brothers’ film Fargo into a television series.  The first two seasons of Fargo are nearly flawless with great atmosphere, great acting, and trademark Coen Brothers emulation.  Now Hawley takes on the world of comic books by adapting a lesser known X-Men character, David Haller, aka Legion.   My favorite story that involves Legion in the […]

TV Review: ‘Baskets’ – Season Two

Baskets

Louie Anderson Once Again Steals the Show in this Comedy about The Baskets Family Christine Baskets is easily one of the greatest ‘TV Moms’ of all time.  The Republican voting, Costco shopping, Arby’s loving, single mom of two sets of twins is always there for her family.  You almost forget that Louis Anderson, the 64-year-old comedian is the one behind the makeup and long hair. Anderson won a Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for his portrayal of the endearing mother in the first season of the show.  Wisely the creators of the show, Zach Galifianakis […]

Lots of Ewan McGregor in ‘Fargo’ Season 3’s Full Trailer

Ewan McGregor

But that’s to be expected, right? Since McGregor plays two characters on the show…   Everyone’s favorite series about wholesome cops and dim-witted robbers returns next month.  FX just released the first full trailer for the third season of Fargo.  From the looks of it, this could very well be the best season yet.  Plenty of comedy, violence, and drama awaits you. Oh… and two Ewan McGregors? Check out the full trailer below: This trailer excites us to see where Ewan McGregor takes us with the Stussy brothers.  Ray and Emmit look to be two completely different and interesting characters despite […]

FX Gives Season Two of ‘Legion’ The Greenlight

Legion

Mutant Fans Unite!  FX has renewed the hit Noah Hawley drama series Legion…   Today, FX Executives, Eric Schrier and Nick Grad, announced the ordering of a second season of Legion.  The show, based on the Marvel Comic series tells the story of David Haller and his escape from captivity after years in a psychiatric hospital.  David is a mutant with psychic powers but doctors have diagnosed him with schizophrenia.  His world turns upside down when he discovers he’s exactly crazy and unlocks the powers within. Eric Schrier, President of Original Programming for FX Networks and FX Productions gave accolades to the […]

Deadpool 2 Finds A Domino, Atlanta’s Zazie Beetz

Deadpool Domino

Zazie Beetz Sounds Like It Could Be A Superhero Mercenary Name All By Itself…   Supchucks, Yesterday, Deadpool star Ryan Reynolds took to twitter to announce the latest casting news for Deadpool 2.  Using a stack of dominoes and horrible photoshop skills, Reynolds revealed the actress who will play his mercenary ally, Domino.  Zazie Beetz from FX’s Atlanta. Domino Effect. pic.twitter.com/ILEnTcW7fY — Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) March 9, 2017 Zazie Beetz Effect. pic.twitter.com/Kvtyk1aI7O — Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) March 9, 2017 Reynolds continued to use his amazing photoshop skills to mock-up a special comic cover feature Beetz as Domino.  At this point […]

FX Greenlights Baskets Season 3

Baskets

Zach Galifianakis & Louie Anderson return for at least one more season of Baskets… Sup Chucks, The dysfunctional Baskets family will return for another season in FX‘s dark comedy series.  The third season of the hit show will premiere at the beginning of 2018.  The show stars Zach Galifianakis as twin brothers ‘Chip and Dale Baskets’ and their mother ‘Christine’, played by Louie Anderson. Thus far, Season 2 of Baskets has featured more Louie Anderson as Christine Baskets, and rightfully so.  Anderson is excellent as the Costco loving mother of two sets of twins.  He won an Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor […]

Fargo Season 3 Promo Shows First Look At Balding Ewan McGregor

Fargo

If You Don’t Look Twice You Might Not Recognize Fargo’s Ewan McGregor In Middle-Aged Makeup FX has released the latest teaser for Season 3 of their series Fargo.  This promo gives us the first glimpse of this season’s stars, Ewan McGregor, Elizabeth Winstead, and Carrie Coon.  McGregor is looking pretty shady in his prosthetic get up.  Winstead looks like trouble as well.  Coon better keep an eye on those two. Fargo Season 3 premieres on April 19th on FX.  The new season from Noah Hawley continues to bottle the Coen Brothers’ classic feeling of dimwits committing high crime.  McGregor might be flirting […]

TV Review: ‘Taboo’ – Season 1

Taboo

Taboo wrapped up its first season on FX last night.  Lately, FX has been knocking it out of the park in the dramatic television department.  Between Fargo, The People vs OJ Simpson, and now Taboo, FX is establishing itself with a reputation for quality entertainment that rivals even HBO.  They have another award winning show on their hands with Taboo.  That’s for sure. The first season of Taboo follows James Delaney, played by Tom Hardy, long thought to be dead, as he returns from Africa to claim the inheritance of his recently deceased father.  While Tom plays his usual brooding man […]