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    Emmys: ‘American Horror Story,’ ‘The Sinner’ and American Vandal’ Ruled out of Limited Series

    The Television Academy ruled that “American Horror Story,” “American Vandal” and “The Sinner” will not be competing as Limited Series at the Primetime Emmys. As reported by Variety,  the shows hover just outside of the category prerequisites and will now be competing in regular competition. From the article: The Television Academy said the reclassifications were […] More

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    TV Review: ‘American Vandal’ Drops Off a Little, But Ends Strong in Season 2

    Last year, “American Vandal” stormed onto the scene as one of the very best shows on television. Like “Stranger Things,” the series became a shockingly relevant high point for Netflix. The true-crime parody of a school traumatized by dick drawings became a smash hit. It even won a Peabody for the strong writing that held the […] More

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    WATCH: Netflix Parody ‘American Vandal’ Drops Trailer for Season Number 2

    One of the surprise hits on streaming last year was “American Vandal” for Netflix. The series seemed like a one-hit joke that spoofed true-crime. The concept of the show was simple. Someone used spray paint to “do the dicks” on cars throughout a faculty parking lot. The series was an amazing use of pace, cliffhangers, […] More

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    Emmy Episode Analysis: What Writing Shockers Can We Expect This Year?

    Emmy season is upon us yet again! Emmy nominations were announced Thursday, July 12th, with “Game of Thrones” leading the pack at 22 nominations. As we speed toward the September 17th telecast, Awards Circuit is taking a look at all of the major categories. Each acting, writing and directing nominee must choose one episode to […] More

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    Favorite Emmy Nominations and Worst Emmy Snubs

    Happy Emmy Nomination Week! This week’s announcement was great for new series (such as series nominees “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” “GLOW,” and “Barry”) and returning series who were absent from last year’s Emmys (hello nomination leader “Game of Thrones” with 22 nominations). On the surface, things didn’t seem all that different. Last year’s nomination leaders […] More

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    TV Review: ‘American Vandal’ Flexes It’s Surprising Satirical Muscles

    To say that satire has been an increasingly frequent format on television would be an understatement. With series like “Documentary Now!” and the latest season of “American Horror Story” embracing comedy, several series have become significantly stronger than one would expect. Upon first seeing the trailer, “American Vandal” seemed like a one-note joke that would […] More

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    Netflix Announces All-New True Crime Satire ‘American Vandal’

    Netflix has announced another new original series, “American Vandal.” The true crime satire is comprised of eight 30-minute episodes, and was created by Tony Yacenda (“Pillow Talking”) and Dan Perrault (Honest Trailers). Yacenda also directed several episodes of the show. Dan Lagana serves as showrunner. The series “explores the aftermath of a costly high school […] More