Posts tagged "Matthew Perry"

New Fall TV: NBC Sitcoms (Go On, The New Normal, Men With Kids)

GO ON (Tuesdays, 8:00c on NBC). Is it nice to see Matthew Perry back on the small screen again? Yes. Is this the best possible vehicle for his unique talent? No. The cast is decent enough, but the show feels both too manic and too trite. And the laughs are sparse. Going up against New Girl and Happy Endings (in its new slot) will not help this show's survival (unless everyone in the world sticks around to watch this show after The Voice, in which case, go on with your bad self, Go On). But hopefully the show will be cancelled and Miss Chanandler Bong can focus on finding himself a decent cable dramedy on which he can provide some comic relief. Grade: C
TV is delicious. That was our placeholder text and I’m keeping it. We’re finally getting around to talking about the new NBC sitcoms, some of which you may have watched when they aired during the Olympics. I’ll say this about NBC, they know what the kids want! “What the kids want” being: MONKEYS! CHANDLER BING,... Read more »

TV Review - 'Mr. Sunshine'

The Premise: The show follows the exploits of Ben (Matthew Perry) and his boss (Allison Janney) at a large sports arena named Sunshine Stadium. The Good: It’s rare that I actually laugh out loud during a pilot episode, but laugh I did.  Not once, but several times.  The cast is quite good.  If this show... Read more »