Jack O'Keeffe
Jack is a writer and comedian based in Philadelphia. He believes that if you want to have a good life, you've gotta watch The Good Wife.
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This Is The One Avicii Song You Need To Listen To Right Now

According to Billboard, Avicii has passed away at the age of 28, but the DJ's effect on the world of music will be felt for years to come. For example, the one Avicii song that fans should listen to to remember the artist is "Silhouettes." The song c…
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There Was A '90s Version Of 'Riverdale' & The Trailer Is Absolutely Bonkers

The world is full of creative story ideas, but not every idea sticks its landing the first time around. While Riverdale has proven to be one of the biggest teen dramas of its generation, it's not the first time that television has tried to bring the …
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You'll Want To Put The 'Riverdale' Musical Soundtrack On Repeat After The Melodic Episode

Riverdale has always been rooted in music in one way or another, and it's reaching a new melodic peak in the episode "Chapter Thirty-One: A Night To Remember." Riverdale's rendition of Carrie: The Musical will likely get stuck in the heads of a few l…
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Here's What 'The Looming Tower' Season 2 Could Be About, According To The Creators

Hulu's series, The Looming Tower details the lead-up to an American tragedy, and the Season 1 finale shows the horrifying results of years of actions. The Season 1 finale was always going to end on 9/11, the day that would go on to define America in …
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Why The New ‘Lost In Space’ Is Basically ‘Lost’… In Space

Netflix's reboot of the classic science fiction series Lost In Space premiered on April 13, adapting the '60s source material for modern audiences while incorporating many of the familiar trappings of the original. Just like the '60s series, this ver…
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There’s Not Much Hope For Another Season Of WGN’s ‘Shoot The Messenger’

Canadian series have been making their mark on American television; the season finale of Shoot The Messenger airs April 13 on WGN America. But the series aired first on Canada's CBC network. Its heroine is Daisy Channing (Elyse Levesque), a reporter …
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How Freeform's 'Siren' Twists The Classic Mermaid Tale

Siren takes audiences to the fictional town of Bristol Cove, the self-proclaimed "Mermaid Capital Of The World." This lineage is based on an Urban about sea captains falling in love with mermaids. While the Bristol Cove mermaid urban legend in Siren …
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The True Story Behind This Lawyer From 'In Contempt' Will Warm Your Heart

BET's new legal drama In Contempt follows attorney Gwen Sullivan as she attempts to search for justice in the courtroom while balancing the stress of everyday life. The series, premiering on April 10 on BET, focuses on a group of public defenders who…
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'In Contempt' Tackles Courtroom Drama In A Whole New Way

In Contempt, BET's latest legal drama premiering on April 10, follows public defender Gwen Sullivan and her team as they fight to ensure that those who cannot afford representation still have a shot at getting a fair case. While In Contempt is not a …
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Why The Strangest New Characters On ‘Legion’ May Remind You A LOT Of ‘Twin Peaks’

One of the weirdest additions in Legion's second season — which has also so far, happened to feature dance sequences on the astral plane, possible time travel, and a year abroad spent in a metal orb — is the inclusion of a group of mustachioed messen…
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Netflix's Newest Drug Trade Drama Could Be The Next 'Narcos'

The latest international series to hit Netflix is Amo, which premiered on April 9, 2018. The series examines the the world of drugs and drug conflict in the Philippines, following high-school student Joseph as he ends up getting pulled into the seedy…
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How One Cold Case Inspired PBS’s Latest Intense British Crime Drama

In the premiere episode of the crime drama Unforgotten, premiering April 8 on PBS, London DCI Cassie Stuart (Nicola Walker) asks a question that is crucial to the series: "Is a crime less serious because time has passed? Is it wrong, less wrong, beca…
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This British Crime Drama Will Challenge Everything You Think You Know About Memory

It takes a great deal of work to even determine who the murder victim is of the case that Detective Chief Inspector Cassie Stuart (Nicola Walker) and Detective Sergeant Sunny Khan (SanjeeV Bhaskar) are trying to solve. That's the kind of show that Un…
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There’s A ‘Boss Baby’ Spinoff On Netflix & Disney Fans Might Actually Love It

Following the success of DreamWorks' Oscar-nominated film The Boss Baby, Netflix has premiered a new animated spinoff entitled The Boss Baby: Back In Business. The series explores the ongoing adventures of Tim Templeton and his baby brother Theodore,…
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‘Legion’ Secured A Huge Star To Narrate Season 2 & He’s Such A Clever Choice

Spoilers for the season premiere. The premiere of Legion Season 2 was as boldly surreal as one would expect after seeing the mind-shattering first season. While viewers were treated with dance sequences on the astral plane and basket-headed governmen…
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'The Magicians' Season 4 Is About To Get Even More Bonkers

While the world of The Magicians has been struggling ever since the disappearance of magic at the end of Season 2, the show itself has been continuing to succeed. Season 4 of The Magicians was ordered over a month before the Season 3 finale, which ai…
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Here’s The Deal With Those Eerie, Mustached Women On ‘Legion’

Spoilers for the Season 2 premiere. To say that Legion is a weird show is an understatement. Weirdness and absurdity course through the very fabric of the show, resulting in some of the oddest images in the entire medium of television. Season 2 of Le…
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Everything You Need To Know About That ‘Legion’ Time Jump

Only Legion could have pulled off a Season 1 cliffhanger in which the lead character is absorbed by a levitating metal orb which then just floats off into the distance. It's been over a year since Legion's first finale aired, which matches how long a…
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How 'The Crossing' Setting Makes The Time Travel Mystery Even More Dramatic

At first glance, Port Canaan seems to be the kind of small town that is indistinguishable from other suburban communities in America. However, the coastal Oregon town becomes anything but normal when 47 mysterious refugees from an unknown war wash up…
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Benedict Cumberbatch’s Latest Character Is Very Loosely Based On A Novelist You Probably Know

The Child In Time, the BBC adaptation of the Ian McEwan novel of the same name, gets its American premiere on April 1, 2018 on PBS. The TV movie stars Benedict Cumberbatch as children's author and father Stephen Lewis, trying to live his life after t…
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