Esther Breger
Assistant Editor

Stop Resurrecting Dead TV Shows!
Yahoo should have let 'Community' rest in peace
July 01, 2014

"Community" is coming back for a sixth season (and maybe a movie). Yahoo should have let it rest in peace.

Interview: Orange Is The New Black's Poussey on Playing the Season's Tragic Heroine
And how she thinks her character wound up in prison
July 01, 2014

How the real-life friendship between Poussey and Taystee compares to what's on screen.

How Not to Write A TV Drama About Arab Dictators
To start, cast an Arab actor in the lead
June 25, 2014

This show, from the producers of "Homeland," is an offensively boring attempt to humanize dictators.

‘Orphan Black’ Embodies the Female Gaze Better than Anything Else on Television
June 20, 2014

The clone thriller shows women fighting for control of their own bodies—and treating men like Bond girls.

This Summer's Abortion Comedy May Save the Rom-Com
June 09, 2014

That's right. A comedy about abortion.

'Orange is the New Black' Is Even Better in Season 2
June 06, 2014

We’re no longer seeing the prison through Piper’s eyes.

The Boring Sexism of HBO's 'Silicon Valley'
May 30, 2014

"Silicon Valley" doesn't skewer the tech world—the show just reproduces its toxic sexism.

Dissecting Mad Men's Hopeful, Saccharine Half-Season
May 26, 2014

As "Mad Men" nears its end, all the characters keep revisiting their past.

'Louie' Has Always Been Afraid of Continuity. Until Now?
May 19, 2014

Last night's "Louie" has the return of Russ and Daughters, Louie's Hungarian crush—and Pamela.

Five Great TV Pilots That Became Terrible Shows
May 14, 2014

Totally subjective — and completely right.

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