In The Revolution
Was Televised, celebrated television critic Alan Sepinwall chronicles the
remarkable transformation of the small screen over the past fifteen years.
Focusing on twelve innovative television dramas that changed the medium and the
culture at large forever, including The
Sopranos, Oz, The Wire, Deadwood, The Shield, Lost, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, 24, Battlestar
Galactica, Friday Night Lights, Mad Men, and Breaking Bad, Sepinwall weaves his trademark incisive criticism
with highly entertaining reporting about the real-life characters and conflicts
behind 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—along with the network executives responsible for
green-lighting these groundbreaking shows—The
Revolution Was Televised is the story of a new golden age in television,
one that’s as rich with drama and thrills as the very shows themselves. Download and start listening now!