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‘iZombie’ Season 5, Episode 1 “Thug Death”: What Show Is This Again? [SPOILER REVIEW]

I’ve been anticipating the premiere of the 5th and final season of CW‘s iZombie, looking forward to brain delicatessens, “murders-of-the-week,” seeing Clive (Malcolm Goodwin) and Liv (Rose McIver) back and action, and of course enjoying the numerous victim-induced personalities of Liv. So you would understand how disappointed I am that “Thug Death” gave us none […]




iZombie Season 5: NBA Legend/Comics Writer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Turns Zombie

Looks like Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Airplane!, Game of Death) is going from shooting baskets to eating brains, with the NBA legend/comic book writer (Titan Comics’ Mycroft Holmes and the Apocalypse Handbook) set to guest star on the fifth and final season of Rob Thomas‘ zombie-dramedy iZombie. Series star Rose McIver tweeted a picture of herself with Abdul-Jabbar earlier […]

iZombie Season 4, Episode 13 (Season Finale) Review: Liv Long and Prosper

https://youtu.be/FcwUth1bMtA iZombie s04e13 ‘And He Shall Be a Good Man’: Clive (Malcolm Goodwin), Ravi (Rahul Kohli), Peyton (Aly Michalka) and Major (Robert Buckley) work together to help Liv (Rose McIver). The season finale rocked. That’s probably the best way for me to phrase it. I’ve been pleased and disappointed throughout the entire fourth season of The […]

iZombie Season 4, Episode 12 Review: All You Need is Liv

https://youtu.be/sTPdBHGLd7I iZombie s04e12 ‘You’ve Got to Hide Your Liv Away’: Ravi (Rahul Kohli) and Clive (Malcolm Goodwin) work together to solve a case. Meanwhile, Major (Robert Buckley) pulls a surprising move on Liv (Rose McIver). Once again, another episode with way too many plots running around. Don’t think that I didn’t enjoy the episode: between […]

iZombie Season 4, Episode 10 Review: Liv Hard with a Vengeance

iZombie s04e10 ‘Yipee Ki Brain, Motherscratcher!’: When Liv (Rose McIver) consumes the brain of a vice detective who doesn’t play by the rules, her newfound recklessness gets her into trouble. Meanwhile, Major (Robert Buckley) is coming really close to discovering Liv’s secret. https://youtu.be/GNMUJQ66R2Y “I superglued this guys buttocks to the toilet seat” – Detective Bernedetto […]

CW Renews iZombie: Rob Thomas Series Gets Season 5, More Brains

Looks like you can’t keep a good – or bad- zombie down, especially now that the CW has renewed Rob Thomas‘ iZombie for a fifth season. While the series was on the bubble for renewal – averaging a 0.25 rating in the Adult 18-49 demo, with 770,000 live viewers – the show’s dedicated fanbase and the […]

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iZombie Season 4, Episode 9 ‘Mac-Liv-Moore’ Review: Insane in the Mem-Brain

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GGhxOBXOgf8 iZombie s04e09 ‘Mac-Liv-Moore’: There’s a zombie serial killer on the loose and new Seattle is on lockdown. Liv (Rose McIver) is trapped in the morgue on white rapper brain and Clive (Malcolm Goodwin) and Ravi (Rahul Kohli) are playing Dungeons & Dragons. Meanwhile, Blaine (David Anders) concocts his most sinister plan to date. Lastly, Major […]

iZombie Season 4, Episode 8 ‘Chivalry is Dead’ Review: Too Many Storylines, Too Little Time

https://youtu.be/O7QzJRwyGsg iZombie s04e08 ‘Chivalry is Dead’: While investigating the murder of a live-action role-playing knight, Liv (Rose McIver) consumes his brain and becomes a walking, talking Renaissance Faire. Clive (Malcolm Goodwin) and Liv find dark secrets in the LARPer world. Meanwhile, Peyton (Aly Michalka) uncovers a truth about Liv. Lastly, Major (Robert Buckley) embarks on […]

iZombie Season 4, Episode 7 Review: A Comedic Return to Series Form

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jE0yzSoxZWk “Amateur hour is over boys, let’s go get us some nasty?” – Liv Season 4’s seventh episode of the CW‘s iZombie, ‘Don’t Hate the Player, Hate the Brain,’ stuck to it’s comedic guns once again when Olivia ‘Liv’ Moore (Rose Mclver) ingested the brains of a sleazy “wingman player”. Between trying to get Clive […]

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iZombie Season 4, Episode 5 Review: Two Minutes in the Penalty Box for Time-Wasting

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HadN1DdUIao “Zombies and Humans don’t mix” – counselor The fifth episode of The CW‘s iZombie season 4, ‘Goon Struck’, had me counting sheep — or rather an army of little snowmen, because quite frankly I’ve always found them more soothing. The episode moved at a slow and foggy pace, only jolting me awake when they (spoiler) […]

iZombie Season 4, Episode 4 Review: Mama Leone’s Backstory Makes for Strong Outing

https://youtu.be/yNi_ihDRWVU “I started this for the same reason you started eating murdered peoples brains: to feel needed” – Mama Leone Last week’s ‘Brainless in Seattle (Part 1)’ left me with a lot of questions needing answer: Will we get to see more of Mama Leone (Dawn Lewis)? Has Angus McDonough (Robert Knepper) increased his following? […]

iZombie Season 4, Episode 2 Review: Brains Shaken, Not Stirred

https://youtu.be/P0AdAgHfsxE iZombie 4×02 ‘Blue Bloody’: The struggle is real! — It’s a real-life game of clue for Liv (Rose McIver) after she eats the brains of a despicable dowager and must determine which one of her disgruntled servants killed her. Clive (Malcolm Goodwin) and Bozzio (guest star Jessica Harmon, “The 100”) are struggling to maintain a […]

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iZombie Season 4, Episode 1 Review: Left Still Feeling Hungry

https://youtu.be/I6b9XumBF0s “So I’m out there everyday trading sex for brain tubes to feed my little sister, and you get to eat them like candy bars?” – Jordan I was psyched to welcome back CW‘s iZombie for a fourth season; so with popcorn (courtesy of my three-year-old) and cider in hand, I sat down to watch ‘Are […]

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iZombie Season 4: Do You Have to be Politically Correct with Zombies?

iZombie returns tonight with its season 4 debut entitled, Are You Ready for Some Zombies? The title seems to be a take on the classic opening line for Monday Night Football said by Hank Williams Jr., “Are you ready for some football?” We learn the tie-in to the NFL reference has to do with the […]

iZombie Season 4: A Look Back at Season 3 (The Weekly Static: Extras!)

In this third chapter of Margo Staten’s three-season iZombie recap (make sure to read her thoughts on Season 1 and Season 2; as well as her look ahead to Season 4), she gets us up-to-speed on Season 3 ahead of tonight’s fourth season premiere: https://youtu.be/3czXkhMwrPo “In this house we eat whole brains and we solve […]