Posts by Brittney Bender

About Brittney Bender

Lover of movies, TV, art, and the abstract in life! Horror is a main passion of mine, but I could say that for most media in my life. You'll find me writing recaps, reviews, TV news, "Top 5" content, and more.

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The Great North Season 1 Sneak Preview Goes Ham On Cake: Review

The Great North Season 1 Sneak Preview Goes Ham On Cake: Review

The second episode of FOX's The Great North gave audiences a look at the character of Ham from the Tobin family as he struggles with a big task. The push to impress has taken over many of the Tobin family members in "Feast of Not People Adventure" but the ultimate moment relies upon Ham's baking […]

Night Stalker: Netflix Series Examines Hunt for Pure Evil: Review

"Night Stalker": Netflix Series Examines Hunt for Pure Evil: Review

It can be very easy for a true-crime docuseries, especially one on true events, to become a beacon of pride for the killer rather than justice for victims. In the Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer series by Netflix, the four episodes brought together with interviews, real footage, and honest conversations on being a […]

1984: Recent Take on Orwells Dystopian Novel Headed For Television

1984: Recent Take on Orwell's Dystopian Novel Headed For Television

The iconic dystopian world of the George Orwell novel, 1984, has had many adaptations, including in NYC Broadway world, but now it is heading for TV. The stage saw shocking and mesmerizing work done with the iconic novel when it premiered back in 2013. A big name from television, Olivia Wilde, talked about her introduction to […]

Lone Fox Aloha Crafts &#038 XO MaCenna: 3 Crafty DIY YouTube Channels

Lone Fox, Aloha Crafts & XO, MaCenna: 3 Crafty DIY YouTube Channels

Sometimes I forget that many things around me could be useful to me instead of letting them sit aside for too long. One fantastic place to turn to for DIY inspiration, from crafts to interior design, is YouTube creators and channels centered on the topic. Nowadays, there are plenty of channels to choose from on […]

Dear Society: Women Deserve a Bigger Seat at the Television Table

Dear Society: Women Deserve a Bigger Seat at the Television Table

First off, this shouldn't be something I need to say but here we are. This is an opinion piece, just reiterating that fact so that incels get the point that not everything revolves around their questionable amount of brain cells. Anyways, women deserve a much bigger seat at the table that is television. TV has […]

Kid Cosmic: Powerpuff Girls Creator Unveils Trailer for New Series

Kid Cosmic: "Powerpuff Girls" Creator Unveils Trailer for New Series

From the creative force behind The Powerpuff Girls comes the new series, Kid Cosmic, about an imaginative young boy and the powers he discovers in himself and others. Netflix picked up the series created by Craig McCracken, which also has The Powerpuff Girls writer Lauren Faust on board. Along with writing for the animated series from […]

The Great North Keeps Bobs Burgers Vibe But Stands on Its Own: Review

The Great North Keeps Bob's Burgers Vibe But Stands on Its Own: Review

I'll admit it, I went into this pilot preview viewing with cautious awareness but left it with hope and excitement of what is to come. The Great North presented an early preview of the pilot episode on FOX ahead of the premiere next month. As a fan of previous works in Bob's Burgers by Minty Lewis, Wendy Molyneux, […]

Headspace Guide to Meditation Offers Much-Needed Clarity: Review

Headspace Guide to Meditation Offers Much-Needed Clarity: Review

The prospects of a new year can be daunting, to say the least. The combination of the drive towards bettering yourself with the pressures of the outside world to do the most can all be too much sometimes. Netflix has taken a step towards recognizing an outlet of clarity and peace for viewers by adding […]

Bobs Burgers: 5 Favorite Eps of Bob Belcher Being The Big Boss

Bob's Burgers: 5 Favorite Eps of Bob Belcher Being The Big Boss

In FOX's Bob's Burgers, Bob Belcher often shines, especially in his commentary, in each episode of Bob's Burgers, but there are a few select ones that remind me of why I love his character so much. From being an incredible dad to Tina, Louise, and Gene to a caring and loving partner to Linda, his […]

The Twilight Zone Served Up These 5 Perfect Episodes for the New Year

The Twilight Zone Served Up These 5 Perfect Episodes for the New Year

A rare and exciting journey into science fiction aired on CBS in 1959, Rod Serling's development of a narrated anthology, The Twilight Zone.  Serling's mannerisms and storytelling abilities shine through each episode of The Twilight Zone, but there are a few that stand out in memory compared to all the rest. Both lessons and deep dives […]

Joe Biden Jill Biden &#038 More Ringing in ABCs New Years Rockin Eve

Joe Biden, Jill Biden & More Ringing in ABC's New Year's Rockin' Eve

The ringing in of the new year will definitely be different this year compared to the past, but luckily ABC will continue their longtime tradition. The network will be airing a COVID-safe alternative to their annual Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve With Ryan Seacrest this new years eve into new years day. With this […]

Two Sentence Horror Stories Season 2 Trailer Dials Up the Terror

Two Sentence Horror Stories Season 2 Trailer Dials Up the Terror

Horror is coming back to The CW next month for the second season of their series Two Sentence Horror Stories, and thanks to a trailer we get a little sneak peek at what's to come from executive producers Vera Miao, Emily Wiedemann, and Chazz Carfora. The series began with the premiere of its' short anthologies […]

Nailed It Light Fight &#038 Mr. Christmas: 3 Fav Pro-Holiday Season Shows

Nailed It, Light Fight & Mr. Christmas: 3 Fav Pro-Holiday Season Shows

Whether cozying up under a blanket for the evening or simply doing some cleaning while having the TV on in the background, this holiday season there are a few shows perfect for the job. The ease of streaming favorite reality shows has given some light for us in these darker times, especially during a time […]

Always Sunny Schitts Creek &#038 3 More Eps Making Our Holidays Bearable

Always Sunny, Schitt's Creek & 3 More Eps Making Our Holidays Bearable

The holidays are weird this year…I don't have to tell anyone this twice, but that doesn't mean we lose our favorite shows to lift our spirits. Somehow, simply turning on some favorite holiday-themed episodes can bring me joy and laughter around this time of year. There's plenty of content out there in the world of […]

Bobs Burgers: Our 5 Fav Episodes That Are Totally Tina Belcher

Bob's Burgers: Our 5 Fav Episodes That Are Totally Tina Belcher

Tina Belcher is the epitome of awkward tween years in Bob's Burgers, but we wouldn't have it any other way. As the eldest daughter of the Belcher family, she has many wise moments and worthy phrases but she also succumbs to the moments we cringe at from adolescence. Many topics of growing up, from sexuality […]

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Returning to TBS for Season 6

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Returning to TBS for Season 6

TBS has found success with Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, announcing a renewal for the popular late-night television show. Among a large party of male counterparts in the late-night scene, Samantha Bee has kept her place in the standings and in the ratings as well. The renewal is for the sixth season, but then there's also […]

Midnight Mass: Mike Flannagan Signals Netflix Horror Series Wrap

Midnight Mass: Mike Flannagan Signals Netflix Horror Series Wrap

Some recent tweets by Mike Flannagan (The Haunting of Bly Manor, The Haunting of Hill House) have signaled for horror fans a wrap up on production for the highly anticipated series Midnight Mass on Netflix. While this may be typical news to come from any production team working on a TV show, this pandemic has twisted that around […]

The Kelly Clarkson Show Finds a Renewal Through 2023 in Its Stocking

The Kelly Clarkson Show Finds a Renewal Through 2023 in Its Stocking

The Kelly Clarkson Show, which began in 2019, has been renewed by NBC to run through 2023. The American Idol winner turned songstress superstar, hosts the daytime talk show as it currently progresses through a second season. The newly named NBCUniversal Syndication Studios is to thank for the recent news. The hope is to continue this […]

Night Stalker: Netflix Docuseries Examines Hunt for a Serial Killer

Night Stalker: Netflix Docuseries Examines Hunt for a Serial Killer

*Content Warning: Sexual Assault/Rape* In the summer of 1985, Los Angeles experienced the peak of chaotic evil, Richard Ramirez, the 'Night Stalker'.  From the end of 1984 through the summer of '85, Ramirez would end up turning from petty theft to homicide. Netflix has pieced together survivor, detective, and local authorities' accounts of the terrifying […]

Blumhouse Scott Derrickson &#038 C. Robert Cargill Sign 2-Year TV Deal

Blumhouse, Scott Derrickson & C. Robert Cargill Sign 2-Year TV Deal

The powerhouse behind some favorite horror films over the last decade is stirring up something special for audiences. Blumhouse has developed a TV deal with the writer-directors of Sinister, set currently as a two-year pact. Those writer-directors, Scott Derrickson and C. Robert Cargill will join Sherryl Clark the president of the Crooked Highway productions in charge of TV […]