Category: Taboo

Taboo – Episode 8

This finale. Le whoa. Some observations I had while watching the “Taboo” season finale: -Lorna Bow is a ride or die -The Tower of London looks absolutely disgusting -What kind of hoodoo did James do to give himself a seizure?...

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Taboo – Episode 7

The penultimate episode in the first season of “Taboo” answered some questions, gave us more questions and laid out a plan for the season finale. We’ve known from the very beginning that James Keziah Delaney’s internal demons...

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Taboo Recap – Episode 6

This show screws with every sensibility I have as a viewer. There aren’t any “good guys,” the endgame is exceptionally selfish for all parties involved and the worst part…sibcest. Episode six gave us a bit more backstory to the...

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Taboo Recap – Episode 5

In ‘Hamilton: An American Musical,’ Aaron Burr sings out in ‘The Ten Duel Commandments’ “Can we agree that duels are dumb and immature?” and A. Ham quips back “Sure…but your man has to answer for his words Burr.” Nothing...

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Taboo – Episode 4

This show. This. Motherfluffing. Show. Just when I think “Taboo” can’t get any weirder, any crazier, any more out there, it goes and blows the doors off. We knew James Keziah Delaney held massive grudges, had major secrets and...

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Taboo – Episode 3

When last we saw one James Keziah Delaney, he was ripping out a dude’s jugular and getting shanked in the gut. And thus, the opening scenes of “Taboo” pick up where Delaney was left off . Being sewn up (sans anesthetic, natch)...

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Taboo – Episode 2

Boy, oh boy, is “Taboo” taking its viewers on a Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride of craziness. Tom Hardy’s James Keziah Delaney is bound and determined to be an unlikable, brooding, skulking madman. On the way into his descent of angry...

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Taboo – Episode 1

Born out of the mind of creator Stephen Knight, FX’s “Taboo follows the reappearance of prodigal son James Keziah Delaney (Tom Hardy) to 1814 London. Having been presumed dead for a decade, Delaney reappears at his father’s...

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“Taboo”: FX’s New Series

As TGON has noted time and again, we are in the ultimate peak TV continuum. The charge has been led not by the networks but by the “fringe”: basic cable, streaming and premium channels. Last season proved to be massive for...

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