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Townsend Television: Season 1 (1993)

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Robert Townsend's edgy attempt to revive the variety show included sketches, film shorts (that he directed) and music guests.

Critic Reviews for Townsend Television: Season 1

All Critics (5) | Top Critics (3)

Townsend Television, a creation of the gifted and engaging Robert Townsend, is an energetic attempt to restore a true variety hour to prime time.

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Billed as cutting edge, it is, in fact, rather dull. A half-hour too long. And too much Townsend.

July 29, 2019 | Full Review…

There are plenty of bright spots, but the general level of luminescence is low.

July 29, 2019 | Full Review…

Energy, style and writing are top-notch and help the fast-paced show soar.

July 29, 2019 | Full Review…
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"Townsend Television's" mastery of the absurd is distinctive.

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