‘Parenthood’: Which Braverman Loses It When Max Disappears?

Everyone acted like an adult on this week’s “Parenthood,” “Missing.” Even Baby Nora looks mature in a jean jacket. What brought on this uncharacteristic display of Braverman maturity? Dinosaurs, sprained wrists and new jobs. Kristina (Monica Potter) is barely on speaking terms with Adam (Peter Krause) after his boneheaded handling of his smooch with Rachel […]

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‘Parenthood’: Adam Tastes The Forbidden Fruit

Everyone is playing games in this week’s episode of “Parenthood,” “Sore Loser.” Some are harmless, some are dangerous, and some involve word problems. When two trains crash into each other on a rainy night, one fueled by half a bottle of tequila, the other sober enough to drive, who is at fault? Kristina (Monica Potter) […]

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‘Parenthood’: Is Sarah Falling For Her Alcoholic Ex?

This week’s “Parenthood” features one Braverman striving to do the right thing in a complex, emotionally delicate situation, and the rest of the Bravermans achieving new personal bests in the field of self-absorption. This episode should have been called “First World Problems,” but it’s actual title is “Forced Family Fun.” Sarah (Lauren Graham), the only […]

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‘Parenthood’: Cee Lo Sings Janis Joplin

What’s the one thing you never expected to see on “Parenthood“? A dinner scene where none of the Bravermans talk over each other? Don’t get crazy. That is not going to happen. However, something nearly as unlikely transpired in the October 18th episode, “Tales From the Luncheonette”: celebrity stunt casting. “The Voice’s” Cee Lo Green […]

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‘Parenthood’ Welcomes New Braverman Baby

“Parenthood” fans, Tuesday night’s episode was a shocker. Things actually happened! That’s things, plural. It’s like the producers want people to tune in next week because they find the plots compelling instead of just out of affection for the characters. The promos gave away that Kristina (Monica Potter) was going to have her baby in […]

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‘Parenthood’ Recap: Zeek Finds Commercial Success with Hilarious New Gig

Tuesday night’s episode of “Parenthood” was, without a doubt the first television show to juxtapose storylines about elementary school lunch table politics and erectile dysfunction pills. Zeek, (Craig T. Nelson) who caught the acting bug when he appeared in Sarah’s play last season, is cast in a commercial for Viagra.  Please write more hilarious storylines […]

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