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‘The Good Place’ more than a comedy

‘The Good Place’ more than a comedy

Sheridan Arnold, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018

NBC is a business known for creating works that are inventive and realistic. “Saturday Night Live” is one of its signature television shows that reflect its reputation. They continue building this persona with a  new comedy act called “The Good Place.” The focus of the production is Ele...

‘This is Us’ full of quality, family topics

‘This is Us’ full of quality, family topics

Sheridan Arnold, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018

“This Is Us” is a quality, relatable network television show on NBC that has broken records. Whereas many dramas aimed toward older audiences like “Lost” have storylines that become needlessly complicated or trite, “This Is Us” takes a more wholesome approach to family life by analyzing...

NBC’s “Dateline” to feature Rathgeber murder story

NBC’s “Dateline” to feature Rathgeber murder story

Noah Alatza, News Editor

September 26, 2018

The story of a former university student who was murdered by her ex-boyfriend will be featured on the season premiere of NBC's “Dateline’ this Friday. This Friday on the season premiere of #Dateline at 10/9c... pic.twitter.com/vEBJurBSrh — Dateline NBC (@DatelineNBC) September 26, 2018 Hal...

‘Rise’ exceeds expectations

‘Rise’ exceeds expectations

Jeana Everhart, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018

The first episode of the new series “Rise” left many people intrigued and hopeful for the new drama. While many were doubtful as previews gave the pretense of being too similar to many other musical based shows, “Rise” added a fresh, modernized format to the televised idea of high school ...

“A to Z”

“A to Z”

Jimmy Pyles

August 29, 2014

The new NBC comedy "A to Z" has an un-aired TV pilot available online. The show depicts the lives of Andrew (Ben Feldman) and Zelda (Cristin Milioti). NBC described it as a “comprehensive account of their relationship from A to Z,” which might make a good plot for a show, but seems quite...

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