Articles tagged ugly betty

In Defense of Doing Away With Guilty Pleasures

The CW's excellent Jane the Virgin reminds us there is no such thing as a true guilty pleasure.

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18 Jan 2011 // 6:30 AM

The Year in TV: April 2010

Continuing out look at the year’s most notable television events, here’s what happened in April 2010.

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Development Season: Five Pilots That Sound Interesting (But I May Never Get to See)

It’s the annual crap shoot known as pilot season in Hollywood again. Here are a few concepts that caught my eye.

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The Braces Come Off: The End of ‘Ugly Betty’

As Betty Suarez rushes headlong toward her inevitable destiny of inner and outer beauty, it is time to praise all the supporting players that actually made Ugly Betty worth watching.

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10 Dec 2009 // 4:00 AM

Ugly Betty Is Dead to Me

I've stuck by it through thick and thin, but Ugly Betty is over for me. Poor acting, ridiculous plots, and sanctimonious moralising have put an end to it.

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23 Apr 2008 // 9:20 AM

UGLY BETTY. 8 p.m. EDT Thursday, ABC. Why you should watch: Remember Renee (Gabrielle Union), Wilhelmina’s (Vanessa Williams) sister and new Daniel Meade (Eric

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30 Nov 2007 // 4:45 AM

Yo soy Betty la fea BOGOTA, Colombia—“Ugly Betty” is returning to her roots, and Colombians aren’t sure they like the idea. ABC’s

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28 Aug 2007 // 1:19 PM

The major movie studios employ a marketing research process call “tracking,” in which the first-weekend box office of any movie can be fairly reliably predicted,

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5 Oct 2006 // 1:43 AM

Ugly Betty

In Ugly Betty, "beauty" appears to be the primary barrier in the way of women's equality, to the point of ignoring other structural discriminations.

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//Mixed media

How It Slips Away: 'The Breaking Point' Crosses Hemingway With Noir

// Short Ends and Leader

"Whether we've seen or read the story before, we ache for these sympathetic, floundering people presented to us gravely and without cynicism, even when cynical themselves.

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