The Revolution Was Televised: The Cops, Crooks, Slingers, and Slayers Who Changed TV Drama Forever

The Revolution Was Televised: The Cops, Crooks, Slingers, and Slayers Who Changed TV Drama Forever

Alan Sepinwall


a beautiful account, newly up-to-date, of the way twelve cutting edge tv dramas remodeled the medium and the tradition at huge, that includes Sepinwall’s tackle the finales of Mad Men and Breaking Bad.

In The Revolution was once Televised, celebrated television critic Alan Sepinwall chronicles the awesome transformation of the small reveal over the last fifteen years. targeting twelve cutting edge tv dramas that modified the medium and the tradition at huge ceaselessly, together with The Sopranos, Oz, The Wire, Deadwood, The Shield, Lost, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, 24, Battlestar Galactica, Friday evening Lights, Mad Men, and Breaking Bad, Sepinwall weaves his trademark incisive feedback with hugely wonderful reporting concerning the real-life characters and conflicts in the back of the scenes.

Drawing on interviews with writers David Chase, David Simon, David Milch, Joel Surnow and Howard Gordon, Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse, and Vince Gilligan, between others, besides the community executives answerable for green-lighting those groundbreaking indicates, The Revolution was once Televised is the tale of a brand new golden age in television, one that’s as wealthy with drama and thrills because the very indicates themselves.

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