Okay, holidays and end-of-the-year festivities can be exhausting and/or distracting to anyone. And given the note that 2016 ended on, I hope our dear readers understand and will forgive that I fell behind on the weekly TV recaps.
But! Better late than never, eh? Here’s a massive recap post to catch you up on Once Upon a Time and Agents of SHIELD as we continue into 2017. Keep an eye out for my separate post about season three of The Librarians.
Continue reading Bri’s TV Corner: Recap Catch-Up Edition
Welcome back, TV lovers! These weeks on TV…Agents of SHIELD gave us the origins of Robbie Reyes as Ghost Rider, before leaving us with a cliff-hanger for the next several weeks. Meanwhile, Once Upon a Time‘s upping the family drama. The Evil Queen tries to drive a pirate-shaped wedge between the Charmings in “Dark Waters”, while “Heartless” features her aligning with Gold to get some overdue vengeance on Snow White.
Continue reading This Week on TV (Double Edition): Oct 29-Nov 11
Welcome back, TV lovers! This week, Emma’s forced to come clean about her vision while searching for Aladdin on Once Upon a Time. On Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Jemma prepares for her next lie-detection test, while the rest of the team tries to intercept a ghostly abduction at a prison. Continue reading This Week on TV: Oct 22-28
On Tuesday, Oct 25, Marvel author Chelsea Cain tweeted that she was facing online harassment, and deleted her Twitter account early the next day. Cain is an established novelist and writer of the Marvel series Mockingbird. Most of the harassment centered around a tweet she had made earlier last week about the comic’s cancellation, saying “We need to make sure @Marvel makes room for more titles by women about women kicking ass” and the cover for the 8th issue, which featured Mockingbird wearing a shirt that says, “Ask me about my feminist agenda.”
Continue reading Marvel’s Mockingbird Writer Chelsea Cain Quits Twitter after Anti-Feminist Harassment
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This week on TV….Once Upon a Time covered the “Strange Case” of Jekyll and Hyde’s backstory, and introduced an incognito Princess Jasmine (Karen David) to Storybrooke. On Agents of SHIELD, Daisy enlists Jemma’s help in determining The Watchdogs’ next move. Meanwhile, Coulson and Mack’s investigation into Momentum Labs leads them directly to Eli Morrow, the jailed uncle of Robbie Reyes.
Continue reading This Week on TV: Oct 15-21
Welcome back, TV lovers! This week, Once Upon a Time featured Cinderella (Jessy Schram) with a shotgun tracking down her stepsister in Storybrooke. Meanwhile, on Agents of SHIELD, Jemma races against the clock to save Agent May’s life, while the rest of the team investigate blackouts by a so-called Inhuman Resistance.
Continue reading This Week on TV: Oct 8-14
Welcome back, TV lovers! It’s a new season for primetime TV and we here at DG are happy to offer our recaps and opinions on our favorite weekly shows! Once Upon a Time kicked off its sixth season with Emma experiencing unusual tremors and premonitions. Meanwhile, the titular characters on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. adjust to a new world order following the events of Captain America: Civil War.
Continue reading This Week on TV: Sept 24-30
Welcome back, TV Lovers–and welcome to Winter Finales! Doctor Who ended its series 9 run with “Hell Bent.” Once Upon a Time wrapped up its Dark Swan arc and set the stage for a rescue mission in the Undeworld. Meanwhile, The Librarians confront the idea of appearance while investigating at an elite club. Agents of SHIELD actually killed off a major character, and The Mindy Project seemed headed towards a huge break-up for its main couple. The Flash and Arrow ended their holiday-themed winter finales on very different notes.
Continue reading This Week on TV: Dec 5 – 11
Welcome back, TV lovers. In Doctor Who, the Doctor is reeling from the loss of Clara, and is trapped in a nightmarish castle. In an episode with double the guest stars, The Librarians face Faustian deals with a devilish John de Lancie. On Once Upon a Time, Hook has literally gone to the dark side and Emma must stand against him. The Flash and Arrow had their epic crossover this week, and it was a story that successfully filled the two episodes with lots of excitement. Jane the Virgin was, sadly, off this week. Agents of SHIELD set the stage for what’s sure to be an explosive mid-season finale. And The Mindy Project revealed that Danny and Mindy’s relationship might actually be set to fail.
Continue reading This Week on TV: Nov 28 – Dec 4