Jeff York

It’s a New Era Of Anything Goes For Scripted Television

It’s a New Era Of Anything Goes For Scripted Television

For anyone interested in writing for television, or for any viewer wanting something different from the standard TV fare, 2019 represents a new era of “anything goes.” If rules are meant to be broken, scripted series television has embraced that philosophy with a vengeance. It’s a revolutionary time for the industry as the norms of […]

 Jeff York

“The Terror” chills to the bone in setting and style

“The Terror” chills to the bone in setting and style

On paper, the adaptation of Dan Simmons’ 2007 novel “The Terror” would seem to be a tough sell. It is a period piece that takes place in the mid-nineteenth century. Its setting is the brutal Arctic. And its stoic British naval characters are a hard lot to like. Yet, even with all those barriers, the […]