Displaying all articles tagged:

Atlanta

  1. overnights
    Atlanta Recap: Autobiography of an Ex-Ex-Colored ManThis week on Atlanta, in an episode shot entirely in black-and-white, the figure of the white-passing Black protagonist appears once more.
  2. overnights
    Atlanta Recap: CakewalkAl goes on a trip and gets real with himself with the help of a new friend.
  3. best of 2022
    The Best TV of the Year (So Far)A freshman series firing on all cylinders, an auteurist comedy returning in peak form, and a highly original thriller are among 2022’s best offerings.
  4. overnights
    Atlanta Recap: Homegoing“Who do you think she sacrificed to take care of those children?”
  5. overnights
    Atlanta Recap: For Them, by ThemAl continues to navigate fame and what it means to perform offstage when he’s asked to join a diversity board for a fashion brand.
  6. overnights
    Atlanta Recap: Sock(s), Paper, ScissorsThis week, the boys revert to crime-drama antics when Al’s phone goes missing in Budapest.
  7. chat room
    Justin Bartha Welcomes All Interpretations of Atlanta’s Reparations Episode“I tried to connect to every little notch on the journey, the tick, tick, tick of the time bomb of him having no choice but to face reality.”
  8. close read
    This Week’s Atlanta Insists That Attention Must Be Paid“The Big Payback” makes a case for reparations and a case for how much small details can matter.
  9. overnights
    Atlanta Recap: Bitch Better Have My MoneyWith another stand-alone episode, Atlanta throws its hat in the reparations ring and wrestles the topic’s enormous implications with satire.
  10. overnights
    Atlanta Recap: Robbery and FraudAtlanta’s tour through Europe continues to uncover the unquantifiable losses wrought by history with humor and horror.
  11. chat room
    Don’t Worry, Atlanta’s Christopher Farrar Didn’t Have to Eat Raw Chicken“The chicken was actually done. They did some coloring and special effects to it.”
  12. party report
    The Stars of Atlanta Discuss Their Intense European Vacation“We’re in Paris alone — no Americans, just Paris was left.”
  13. overnights
    Atlanta Recap: Season’s GrievingsPaper Boi’s celebrity might be on the rise on his European tour, but anti-Blackness works to close the distance between Atlanta and Amsterdam.
  14. overnights
    Atlanta Season-Premiere Recap: See You in My NightmaresA nightmarish premiere reintroduces Atlanta’s penchant for captivatingly strange storytelling.
  15. close read
    Atlanta Returns, Singular As EverThe long-awaited third season kicks off with yet another stand-alone episode that suggests Donald Glover’s comedy is, at heart, an anthology series.
  16. refresher course
    Where Did We Leave Off on Atlanta?Heading into season three, here are the key symbols — including, yes, a set of keys — to remember.
  17. trailer mix
    Paper Boi’s Going on Tour in the Atlanta Season-Three TrailerComing March 24.
  18. trailer mix
    Atlanta Season 3 Finally Has a Premiere DateIn the meantime, you can still watch its cryptic trailer between the hours of 8 p.m. and 3 a.m.
  19. donde esta donda
    Kanye West Announces Yet Another Donda Listening EventOne day ahead of Donda’s new release date, August 6.
  20. new digs
    Kanye West Has Become the Phantom of the OperaHe’s living in/haunting Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
  21. last night on late night
    John Oliver Knows the Atlanta Spa Shootings Are ‘Very Much American’“Anti-Asian racism has long been a fact of American life.”
  22. last night on late night
    Late Night Writer Karen Chee Reflects on Atlanta Shootings: ‘It Is a Hate Crime’“People who refuse to call it a hate crime are just continuing to erase Asian people as they’re being killed.”
  23. lowly writers
    Donald Glover Signs Amazon Deal, Reportedly Hires Malia Obama for ProjectWonder how her packet was.
  24. chat room
    Drag Race’s Tamisha Iman Is Coming for You“My kids are proud. Everybody’s proud. Even I’m proud.”
  25. atl
    Donald Glover’s Atlanta Is Coming Back in 2021Paperboy hive, assemble.
  26. returns
    Finally, Some Donald Tweets You Can Actually Feel Good AboutDonald Glover wants you to get excited for two new Atlanta seasons and a brand-new EP.
  27. giving
    Tyler Perry Offers to Pay for Rayshard Brooks’s Funeral and His Kids’ SchoolBrooks was shot and killed by Atlanta police on Friday, June 12.
  28. tv
    Tyler Perry Wants to Restart Production on Sistas and The Oval in JulyHmmm.
  29. season renewals
    Atlanta Season 3 Isn’t Here Yet, But FX Is Ordering Season 4Seasons three and four will start production next spring.
  30. tca winter 2019
    Atlanta’s Third Season Will Be Delayed, and You May Cry Out to the Heavens NowJohn Landgraf of FX broke the news to America today.
  31. best of 2018
    The 10 Best TV Comedies of 2018The year’s most refreshing, experimental, and hilariously indelible shows.
  32. best of 2018
    The 10 Best Musical TV Moments of 2018From The Americans to Versace, these TV needle drops belong on your playlist.
  33. best of 2018
    The 10 Best TV Scenes of 2018The year’s most memorable TV moments, from The Americans to Sharp Objects.
  34. best of 2018
    Jen Chaney’s 10 Best TV Shows of 2018Including Soviet spies, telenovela twists, and a couple of foul-mouthed cartoons.
  35. best of 2018
    Matt Zoller Seitz’s 10 Best TV Shows of 2018Headlined by a defiant tragicomedy about rap, robbery, and Teddy Perkins.
  36. album review
    Quavo Could Stand to Learn a Few Things From UsherOne artist released a good album disguised as a nonevent, the other released an event album that’s sort of inessential.
  37. party report
    Stefani Robinson on What It’s Like to Be the Only Woman in Atlanta Writers Room“They’re always so open about human experiences.”
  38. emmys 2018
    Who Portrayed Teddy Perkins at the 2018 Emmys? An InvestigationThe mystery pales next to our detective skills.
  39. emmys 2018
    Atlanta’s Teddy Perkins Is Sitting Front Row at the EmmysAnd he looks as creepy as ever.
  40. childish gambino
    Childish Gambino Plays Last Show at MSG Before Turning Back Into Donald GloverOh, but he did preview a new song.
  41. emmys 2018
    Who Will and Should Win in the Emmy Comedy Categories?Will Atlanta or The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel run away with the top prize?
  42. post comedy
    Does Atlanta Have a Shot at the Outstanding Comedy Emmy?If it wins, it will be the rare instance of a victory for a more experimental comedy.
  43. post comedy
    How Funny Does Comedy Need to Be?With Nanette, Atlanta, Eighth Grade, Drew Michael, and other similar serious comedies, are we entering the era of post-comedy?
  44. tca nominations
    Killing Eve, The Americans, and Atlanta Lead the TCA Awards NominationsWith 10 nominations, FX leads all other studios.
  45. renewals
    FX Renews Atlanta for Season 3More Earn! More Paper Boi!
  46. How Atlanta Used Horror in Season Two to Explore Black IdentityAnd how it compares to Donald Glover’s use of horror in the Childish Gambino video, “This Is America.”
  47. There Are Two Ways to Read Earn’s Choice in the Atlanta FinaleIs that ending triumphant or proof that Earn is still stuck?
  48. overnights
    Atlanta Robbin’ Season Finale Recap: Aight ThenFinally, we see everything from Earn’s perspective — and confront the question of whether he’s okay.
  49. What It Means When Childish Gambino Says ‘This Is America’There’s a lot going on here.
  50. overnights
    Atlanta Robbin’ Season Recap: It’s Gonna Be BadIt simply can’t be overstated what an achievement this episode is.
Load More