The year 2021 was another great one for binge-watching weed content. We’ve seen some new series premiere as well as new seasons drop from old ones. Whether you’re into comedy, drama, or reality shows, you can find something that appeals to you in this rapidly expanding viewing category. Here are my recommendations: Chopped 420 A […]
Billed as a genre-defying murder mystery, the only thing this tone-deaf pastiche-fest defies is a reason to be seen.
The film and its cast earned many awards and nominations, but perhaps Girls Trip’s largest reward is the sheer number of television shows centering Black womanhood and friendship that’ve been green-lit since.
The small break of new releases at the start of the new year allows for a much less stressful, and sometimes even more enjoyable, media binge: a crop of Chicago-made web series that can be viewed from the comfort and safety of your home.
It’s been over two years since South Side debuted on Comedy Central and made many Black Chicagoans from the city laugh in a way that felt personal. Amongst the many dramas centering the violence and real disadvantages many south-siders face on television, South Side screened with a refreshing perspective that many folks from the south […]
Have you ever played Oscars Bingo? You know, where you and your friends write bingo boards filled with awards-season cliches and hyperspecific references to the year’s nominees in order to actually pay attention to a ceremony that’s so notoriously long the host typically makes fun of its torpid endlessness? I’ve found it’s a fun way […]
The drag superstar is decolonizing weed “from the kitchen to the couch” with her new cooking webseries.
The new series takes a familiar formula to unexpected places.
A conversation about representation, creative hustling, and the future of marginalized voices on TV.
Coming out does not absolve you of your sins.
Archival footage offers a compelling window into the case, but no ground-breaking revelations are uncovered.
The HBO Max series stands out with slapstick comedy, a complex look at female liberation, and incredible performances.
A new ABC docuseries focuses on the young public official changing the face of Chicago politics.
Ezra Furman’s soundtrack for Netflix’s Sex Education provides coming-of-age anthems for all stages of life.
The filmmaker overcame many obstacles to achieve her dream, and she’s not slowing down any time soon.