Originally Posted by tropics
worth watching? looked at the first half of EP 01, a bit too intense for me as far as late night viewing goes. does it lighten up at all?
It's great but a stressful watch every episode so far.
It's like they combined all stressful parts of the HBO dramas, like OZ*, The Wire, 1st season True Detective, and a little Monk/SVU/House of Cards.
*yup you worry about seeing prison rape/beating/degradation a lot
Also I found it funny that the Caucasian actor who plays the pharmacist was also the guy who played a southern Bombay Indian scientist parody character in short circuit and gets his steroids side effects and dosage warnings all wrong.
It's a great w atch either way, great contrast of how NYC Has been recently portrayed in romantic comedies, brings it back to gritty early 80's late 70's scary NYC