Kerry Washington Making Conversation

Kerry Washington killed it on SNL this past episode. I’ve seen a bunch of articles discussing how she successfully poked fun at the show’s diversity issues. That’s true, and most likely resulted as a creative collaboration between Washington and the writers. But this episode was the season’s best due to the host’s excellent preparation, radiant…

Offbeat TV: “The Returned” on Sundance Channel

If someone had told me that one of the best new shows of the Fall would be a French “return from the dead” series, I would have been highly suspect. I had never even heard of “The Returned,” which recently started airing Thursdays on the Sundance Channel. But about a month ago, I began hearing…