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Brooklyn Nine-Nine: A Final Season Filled With Missed Opportunities
Sure, as a police-themed series, there's always going to be an element of glorifying the institution, but at the same time, we tune in to be entertained to escape and laugh. BROOKLYN NINE-NINE — "PB & J" Episode 808 — Pictured in this screen grab: Andy Samberg as Jake Peralta — (Photo by: NBC) Before the George[...]
Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season 7
The video begins with the first-ever round as Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg) declared, "I swear all these perps are so stupid, I would make a better criminal than any of them." Holt (Andre Braugher) scoffs, "I'm 100 percent sure, you'd be caught." "Alright, challenge accepted," Jake declares before Holt tries to correct him, "I didn't[...]
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
In perhaps was one of the biggest lost opportunities to fulfill the dream of Brooklyn Nine-Nine lead character Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg), co-creator Dan Goor revealed to Late Night with Seth Meyers about a potential cameo from Die Hard star Bruce Willis that failed to materialize Goor joined the cast of the series for a[...]
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Before we go any further, we're throwing on the "MAJOR SPOILERS AHEAD!" sign just so we can explain the scope of the how far along the series has gone. BROOKLYN NINE-NINE — "The Last Day, Part 1" Episode 809 — Pictured: (l-r) Andy Samberg as Jake Peralta, Joe Lo Truglio as Charles Boyle, Joel McKinnon Miller[...]
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: S08E07 Review: A Boyle Who-Has-Done-This
Ray and Jake (Andy Samberg) try to infiltrate Frank's home and steal his laptop while trying to distract his mother (K Callan) while Terry (Terry Crews) and Amy (Melissa Fumero) try to distract Frank away at a parking garage for Billy Joel memorabilia. (Photo by: Jordin Althaus/NBC) The third part of the plan has remaining members of[...]
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: S08E07 Review: A Boyle Who-Has-Done-This
Jake (Andy Samberg) and Terry (Terry Crews) travel with Charles (Joe Lo Truglio) to the family farm since the earlier has gone restless from his suspension. (Photo by: NBC) Brooklyn Nine-Nine Lackluster Boyle Farm As we're introduced to the family, it just felt like a rehash of eccentric, quirky country bumpkin stereotypes that only really work in small[...]
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 8 E06 Review: New Bucket List Item Checked
S08E06 "The Set Up" begins fulfilling that promise, starting off with how the Nine-Nine's top detective Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg) discovers a potential bomb threat to try to live out his Speed (1994) fantasy that starred Keanu Reeves There are some spoilers for the episode. (Photo by: Jordin Althaus/NBC) Brooklyn Nine-Nine Bucket List of Cop Show Cliches When[...]
While the bulk of the squad is sitting this one out, seeing Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg) and my favorite frienemy, Judy pair off for their last ride is one of the biggest things I'll miss about the NBC series It turns out despite Doug's past cooperation with law enforcement, one past charge in another state[...]
Baking It
Emmy award-winning actor, producer & musician Maya Rudolph (Saturday Night Live) and Golden Globe and Emmy award-winning actor and producer, Andy Samberg (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) are getting into the holiday spirit as the hosts of Baking It  Last year, Samberg starred in the film Palm Springs on Hulu, a project that received a lot of critical success. Rudolph[...]
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 8 Episode 4 Review: Another Vanilla Outing
So here's your spoiler alert for the fourth episode of Season 8, "Balancing". Andy Samberg and Melissa Fumero in Brooklyn Nine-Nine Image courtesy of NBC So despite never really building up Johnny Franzia much from previous episodes, we discover that Det Jake Peralta's (Andy Samberg)  "white whale" case regarding the aforementioned serial killer It seems random without[...]
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 8 E03 "Blue Flu" Review: Conspiracy Capers
Amy Santiago (Melissa Fumero), and detectives Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg) and Charles Boyle (Joe Lo Truligo) to investigate this "blue flu". (Photo by: NBC) To fit the theme of the final season, Charles gets some dire news as shown in the trailer and we get a rare emotional moment that evokes appropriate feels even with his continued[...]
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Given the events of the previous episode, this is your spoilers warning. (Photo by: NBC) In "The Good Ones", it's revealed Raymond and Kevin Cozner (Marc Evan Jackson) are having marital problems so Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg) devises a plan to get them back together with help of Terry (Terry Crews) His job is to trick  Kevin[...]
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 8 E01 Review: Too Many Awkward Conversations
Meanwhile, Andy Samberg's Jake Peralta is playing catchup along the way throughout probably as confused as many in the audience why his long-time best friend never so much as opened up to anyone or even built up to it. BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (Photo by: NBC) The comedy was light otherwise with Charles Boyle (Joe Lo Truglio) treating his[...]
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Two Saturday Night Live alumni catch up as Brooklyn Nine-Nine star Andy Samberg came on Late Night to talk about the series' eighth and final season with host Seth Meyers The two began with Meyers talking about how he knows Samberg for always having a cold and how Samberg talked about how it ran in[...]
Holt and Cheddar spend some quality time together on Brooklyn Nine-Nine, courtesy of NBC.
For those keeping scores, Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg) leads the way making the most references to "Captain." Others joining in the mashup prominently are Amy (Melissa Fumero), Terry (Terry Crews), Charles (Joe Lo Truglio), Gina (Chelsea Peretti), Scully (Joel McKinnon Miller), Rosa (Stephanie Beatriz), and Adrian (Jason Mantzoukas) Another captain referenced was Deputy Chief Brandt,[...]