Shows switch up routines, starting with HBO's 'The Last of Us'
NBC, Peacock features three new shows
February 9, 2023
The last week of January and first week of February saw intriguing variations in the formulae of some weekly TV shows I've recommended in this space before, so I thought I'd touch upon each of them briefly.
'The Last of Us,' Sundays on HBO
Season 1, Episode 3, "Long, Long Time" on Jan. 29 began with Joel (Pedro Pascal) and Ellie (Bella Ramsey) making their way west from Boston, before it detoured into a 20-year-long, nearly episode-length flashback, fully encompassing the relationship of paranoid bunker survivalist Bill (Nick Offerman) and the man who becomes th...