Release Date: Season 1 January 15, 2019
Starring: Jeanine Mason, Nathan Parsons, Michael Vlamis, Lily Cowles, Tyler Blackburn, Heather Hemmens, Michael Trevino, Trevor St. John, Karan Oberoi, Riley Voelkel, Amber Midthunder
Genre: Science Fiction
Roswell, New Mexico isn’t high art or prestige TV, but it is deeper than most young adult-focused prime time dramas. A single episode contains enough plot to fuel an entire season—especially that bonkers finale—and there’s plenty of beefcake, slow-burn romance, and ludicrous storylines to go around. But between all that there exists a surprising amount of nuance. With every opportunity to fall back on lazy stereotypes or overused tropes, the show always veers toward something more interesting…
To read the rest of my review, head over to Tor.com.