Weekend Watch — 3/11/23
Top Chef goes global + new watches starring Idris Elba & Delroy Lindo (TYSM:YW!) + LIVE chat the Oscars with us!🍿
Hey there, TueNighters! As you know, the TueNight team publishes an ah-mazing list of movie releases, series drops, and tv shows in our weekly TueDo List newsletter.
Here in the Weekend Watch, we’re able to take a deeper dive into our recommendations and chat a little more about what we’re watching — so let’s go!
Top Chef World All-Stars, Season 20 (Bravo) — hosted by Padma Lakshmi and judges Tom Colicchio and Gail Simmons, it’s like the culinary Olympics featuring 16 past-season finalists and winners from 11 countries vying for the World All-Star title.
Luther (Netflix) — swoony Idris Elba slips back into his signature overcoat as London detective John Luther, a serial killer terrorizes London while disgraced Luther sits behind bars. Haunted by his failure to capture the cyber psychopath who now taunts him, Luther decides to break out of prison to finish the job by any means necessary.
UnPrisoned (Hulu) — a father-daughter dramedy series inspired by creator Tracy McMillan’s life, starring Kerry Washington as a relationship therapist and single mom whose formerly drug-dealing dad (played by the astoundingly charismatic Delroy Lindo) is released from prison and moves in with her and her teenage son.
LIVE CHAT THE OSCARS WITH US! 🎥🏆🍿
Come for the dresses, stay for the drama! We’ll be live here on The TueNight Social on Sunday, March 12th at 7:00 pm (est) to get some red carpet in and chit-chat all things Academy Awards — watch for the link to hit your inbox when Margit logs on!
Here to suggest to everyone to watch Women Talking - it's free on Prime right now and ends tonight I think. It's a complex, strange and ambitious film by Sarah Polley whose work I adore. Difficult material based on a true-life story (some background here: https://time.com/6213127/women-talking-true-story-book/ but I can't stop thinking about it...