My Geekdoms Favorites 2015: TV

Salute A Real… Special Recognition Award

Netflix-Two years in a row.

Top Surprises
4. Paige Jennings outs her parents as Russian spies to her pastor on the Americans-God damn!
3. Mr. Robot-Didn’t know what to expect and got a damn fine series.
2. Constantine returns to TV, cameos on Arrow-Season 4 has been good thus far and I enjoyed Constantine’s brief visit.

1. Death of Delphine Cormier on Orphan Black-Like… God damn it!

Favorite Ensembles
5. iZombie-A fun cast that kill it episode to episode.
4. Mr. Robot-A strong cast lead by Rami Malek. Very cool new series that shows USA has really stepped out of their usual popcorn entertainment mode over the last few years.
3. Brooklyn Nine Nine-Last years #1 pick slipped a bit but still strong.
2. Penny Dreadful-Cast was even more on point thanks to the villains.

1. The Flash-Flash continues to be a gift from the nerd gods.

Favorite Actors
5. TIE: David Tennant as Kilgrave on Marvels Jessica Jones and Ben McKenzie as James Gordon on Gotham-I really dug Tennants wonderful portrayal of such a reprehensible villain and Ben McKenzie’s Gordon impressed greatly.
4. Josh Hartnett as Ethan Chandler on Penny Dreadful-At his best this season.
3. Tom Cavanagh as Harrison Wells, Eobard Thawne/Zoom on The Flash-Cavanagh was amazing as Thawne/Zoom in disguise and is still awesome as Earth 2 Harrison Wells.
2. Matthew Rys as Philip Jennings on Americans-Last years #2, so damn close with another amazing year.

1. Vincent D’Onofrio as Wilson Fisk on Daredevil-Wow… He was amazing. I was completely astounded with this performance.

Favorite Actresses
5. Krysten Ritter as Jessica Jones on Marvels Jessica Jones-I thought the character was sometimes a little too rash or stupid in her decisions and efforts but it doesn’t change how much I enjoyed Ritter in this role.
4. Rose McIver as Liv Moore on iZombie-An incredibly fun character and Rose is having so much fun doing it.
3. Keri Russel as Elizabeth Jennings on the Americans-Repeating this again, watch the Americans.
2. Tatiana Masalany as Sara Childs, Allison Hendrix, Cosima Niehaus, Helena, Rachel Duncan, and more on Orphan Black-So close to the top two years running…

1. Eva Green as Vanessa Ives on Penny Dreadful-I love her.

Favorite Episodes/Arc
5. Tweek x Craig from South Park-South Park dropped a great season but one of the highlights was an episode based around the popular Tweek x Craig ship.
4. Certain Agony of the Battlefield from Orphan Black-My fave episode of a very good season 3. An action packed standout with a great performance from Tatiana Masalany.
3. The Return/Jailbreak from Steven Universe-A two parter filled with a lot of greatness.
2. Fast Enough from the Flash-The first season finale was amazing.

1. Little Scorpion from Penny Dreadful-Beautiful and heart breaking. The best episode of the series.

Favorite TV Shows
Honorable Mentions: Archer, Gotham, One Punch Man, Steven Universe, and South Park-Archer and OPM were great, Gotham was crazy entertaining, Steven Universe captivates, and South Park had an amazingly important season. Damn.
5. Daredevil-I wasn’t looking forward to it but when it hit it hit hard.
4. The Americans-A dynamite season 3 with so much going on.
3. Penny Dreadful-Better than season 1, so many great episodes and scenes.
2. The Flash-My favorite comic book TV series at this moment.

1. BoJack Horseman-Surprised? BoJack is a beautiful commentary about celebrity life, jealousy, depression, and more. A tragic, depressing, heart wrenching series. Season 1 started out rough with a amazing second half where as Season 2 upped the game.


About CM Towns

I like comics, wrestling, and other junk.
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