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Tetona Jackson and Tequan Richmond in 'Boomerang' (BET)

‘Boomerang’ Comes Back on BET

The 1992 romantic comedy Boomerang, featuring a peak-of-his-powers Eddie Murphy, was so titled because it concerned Murphy’s womanizing karma coming back on him: he meets a woman (Robin Givens) who is basically a male version of himself, who breaks his heart and eventually drives him into the arms of a warmer, less flashy colleague (Halle…

Showtime’s ‘Black Monday’ is a Blue Chip Investment

When a show opens with with Rolexes, gemstones, a Limbo (yes that’s the correct spelling of a stretch Lamborghini) and skyscraper jumps, you’d expect that you are starting from the pinnacle of 1980s excess — and you’d soon be proven wrong, as Showtime’s Black Monday is just getting started in its mission to detail the…

‘You’re The Worst’ is At Its Best in its Final Season

It’s been a bumpy ride for the star-crossed a-holes who found each other while heckling a doomed wedding, had a hilariously sloppy one-night stand, and turned it into an on-again, off-again long-term relationship. As we rejoin misanthropic British novelist Jimmy Shive-Overly (Chris Geere) and catastrophically selfish music publicist Gretchen Cutler (Aya Cash) in the fifth…