The Morning Show (2019-      )
Apple TV
Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon combine forces in this morning television saga which also focuses attention on Mitch Kessler (Steve Carell), who is facing disgrace after it's revealed that he's been promiscuously taking advantage of aspirant women on the staff.
The two women have a shifting relationship where they can be friends one minute, and completely at odds the next, creating a fascinating dynamic for anyone curious about the politics of television news. (less)
1 Series / 10 Episodes - 50 mins.  
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With the exception of standout Billy Crudup, no one on 'The Morning Show' seems to be having any fun. Admittedly, it is attempting to tackle difficult issues like #MeToo but it goes at them with such earnestness (and an unwise instinct to be even-handed) that it adds little to our collective knowledge.
And Jennifer Aniston seems particularly out of her depth because of her inability to convincingly convey any emotion other than anger. Though, in fairness, she's bloody good at anger. (less)
1 Series / 10 Episodes - 50 mins.  
(more)
The Morning Show (2019-      )
Apple TV 
Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon combine forces in this morning television saga which also focuses attention on Mitch Kessler (Steve Carell), who is facing disgrace after it's revealed that he's been promiscuously taking advantage of aspirant women on the staff.
With the exception of standout Billy Crudup, no one on 'The Morning Show' seems to be having any fun. Admittedly, it is attempting to tackle difficult issues like #MeToo but it goes at them with such earnestness (and an unwise instinct to be even-handed) that it adds little to our collective knowledge.
The two women have a shifting relationship where they can be friends one minute, and completely at odds the next, creating a fascinating dynamic for anyone curious about the politics of television news.
And Jennifer Aniston seems particularly out of her depth because of her inability to convincingly convey any emotion other than anger. Though, in fairness, she's bloody good at anger.


1 Series / 10 Episodes - 50 mins.