Here and Now

'Here and Now' is ambitious — and awfully formulaic

Here and Now wants to be the This Is Us of cable television. It’s formulaic enough — and dramatic and diverse enough — to satisfy even the most unimaginative of critics. And yet, the family drama falls short. The series follows the Bayer-Boatwrights, a family made up of adopted...

Friday, February 9, 2018 - 5:39pm

Why Daniel Zovatto thinks Trump's ascendance has been a good thing

Here and Now, Alan Ball’s latest family dramedy, is very much an ensemble piece in every sense of the word. The series focuses on the Bayer-Boatwright family (with Holly Hunter and Tim Robbins at the helm) and their sprawl of adopted children from different countries — plus one, self-...

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 4:30pm