TV BYKE

This week marks the return of all the shows (ALL OF THE SHOWS *in my Rihanna voice*). 2018 began at a gradual pace of a show here (Star Trek Discovery) and there (This Is Us). But midway through January, new and returning shows are stampeding on my evenings. Let the games begin. Monday - Tomorrow … Continue reading TV BYKE

ELN: ‘Gifted’ – “eXit strategy” sets up war to come

Fox’s The Gifted saw our mutant rebels risk it all for a rescue mission.  Lorna and Reed form an unlikely alliance while Marcos visits someone from his past. The episode opens in a flashback: Marcos, Johnny and others attempt to free prisoners from Sentinel Services. They barely escape, with one mutant – Josh – being … Continue reading ELN: ‘Gifted’ – “eXit strategy” sets up war to come

ELN: ‘The Gifted’ mirrors honest look of prejudice in “eXodus”

Monday night's The Gifted explored character development in its third episode, "eXodus." The Struckers are served a hard lesson on prejudice as a new relationship forcibly blossoms. After nearly escaping Sentinel Services (SS), Marcos looks to expedite his plan to rescue Lorna. He aims to infiltrate the prison with the help of Blink. But given her … Continue reading ELN: ‘The Gifted’ mirrors honest look of prejudice in “eXodus”

ELA: ‘Supergirl’ returns & ‘The Gifted’ steadily improves

Monday evening my full TV schedule aired as The CW’s Supergirl began its third season. We also were delivered the second entry in Fox’s solid The Gifted. Both comic series - one from DC, the other Marvel. Season three of CW’s only heroine series finds Kara hating her human alter ego. Still hurt from Mon-El … Continue reading ELA: ‘Supergirl’ returns & ‘The Gifted’ steadily improves