Monday, June 8 2009
As The Closer evolves both formally and thematically, Brenda and her team are forced to reflect on their own assumptions and actions.
Monday, January 26 2009
The fourth season return of The Closer finds fresh ways to mine the tensions between work and private life endured by LAPD Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson (Kyra Sedgwick).
Sunday, July 20 2008
In The Closer, Kyra Sedgwick's Brenda Johnson often walks a fine line between complex and irritating.
Tuesday, July 15 2008
Johnson is a new breed of television heroine: smart, driven, successful and about three-eighths of an inch away from unlikeable.
Monday, August 6 2007
Monday, June 18 2007
Deputy Police Chief Brenda Lee Johnson cracks cases because she knows what makes cracked people tick.
At the office this season, Brenda faces ongoing budget issues that threaten to break up the team she spent two TNT seasons convincing they were a team.
Wednesday, January 10 2007
You won't have to look far along your television dial to discover the Top TV picks from PopMatters staff. From 20 upward, each entry represents the boob tube at its best.
Wednesday, July 13 2005
The premiere of The Closer was a very good moment for women who watch women on the small screen.