television

The Americans, Season 4, Episode 5: “Clark’s Place”

You have to hand it to the writers and producers of The Americans. Unlike many primetime TV shows, when they decide to move the plot along, they go balls to the wall. The show is suddenly moving at breakneck speed. Season 4 has been one twist and turn after another, with long-time characters being imprisoned,… Continue reading The Americans, Season 4, Episode 5: “Clark’s Place”

books

Review: Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology

Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology by Leah Remini My rating: 4 of 5 stars These days, when people hear the word “Scientology”, this is probably what first comes to mind: As ebullient as Tom Cruise was when he jumped on Oprah’s couch to proclaim his love for then-girlfriend Katie Holmes, he is, for better or… Continue reading Review: Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology