The emotional hit NBC show makes its triumphant return to prime time television
Where you can watch/stream it: Hulu, Amazon Video, Vudu, and Microsoft
Milo Ventimiglia and Mandy Moore return to the hit NBC show, This Is Us as their award nominated roles of Jack and Rebecca Pearson. This Is Us follows the lives of Jack and Rebecca as they navigate love, careers, and raising their three kids, Kevin(Justin Hartley),Kate(Chrissy Metz), and their adopted son Randall(Sterling K. Brown). Last year’s fall TV debut was met with a tremendous amount of love from audiences everywhere, and even gained a passionate fan following. The show won a total of 21 awards with an outstanding 37 nominations from awards shows such as The Golden Globes and the Emmys.
From the writer and directors of Crazy, Stupid, Love, This Is Us caused tears everywhere as we watched Randall find his real father, Kate struggle with her weight and the prospect of love, Kevin searching for the true meaning of his career, Rebecca finding her voice with the risk of losing her marriage, and Jack struggling with his alcoholism. Season two promises all the answers while still finding a way to make us wallow in our own tears,cue the tissues. We may finally find out the truth behind what really happened to Jack and if Kate will follow her mother’s dream and become a singer. On every Tuesday night on NBC, this clever, heart wrenching and loving story will capture your heart with its lightweight comedy and realistic struggles that all humans face at some points in their lives.
This Is Us will make us laugh, cry, and overall relate to the struggles these characters face in a story about a family who we can’t help but love.
Editors Note: Sterling K. Brown won the award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for his performance as Randall in this critically acclaimed show.
- The character development is outstanding
- The emotion that is felt through the show is some of the best
- Dialogue between characters exemplifies how great the writing and acting is
- Storyline can be slow at times
- Can be too depressing