In her sixth year of law school, Cristela (Cristela Alonzo) is finally on the brink of landing her first big (unpaid) internship at a prestigious law firm. The only problem is that her... More
In her sixth year of law school, Cristela (Cristela Alonzo) is finally on the brink of landing her first big (unpaid) internship at a prestigious law firm. The only problem is that her pursuit of success is more ambitious than her traditional Mexican-American family thinks is appropriate. She’s stuck straddling the old culture she’s trying to modernize at home with her working-class family and the modern world she’s trying to embrace in her professional career. Breakout comedian Cristela Alonzo stars in this hilarious comedy about laughing your way down the path to the new American dream.
Cristela Alonzo based her ABC sitcom on her own life, which means that her family had a personal interest in the development of the show. But it was her sister who was the most invested in her fictional counterpart.
My sister thinks the show is about more
Cristela episode 2 “Soul Mates” premieres Friday, October 17th at 8:30pm ET/PT on ABC.
Episode Synopsis: Cristela Episode 2 “Soul Mates” – Daniela signs up a reluctant Cristela for an online dating site but when her ad starts getting attention, Cri more
There are a ton, ton, ton of new shows launching this season, and its going to get difficult to keep track of them all. To help you out, for every new show, Im going to basically create a hub of info on the day of the premiere pilot photos, whats been wri more
Debuting a couple of weeks after ABC's hyper-marketed "black-ish," "Cristela" has been nudged by many critics (myself included) into a tidy trinity of new shows from the network that deal directly with race. The third is "Fresh Off the Boat," scheduled to more
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Oct 15, 2014 2:41PM EDT
Starring in, writing and producing a TV show may sound like a lot of work, but for stand-up comedian-turned-sitcom star Cristela Alonzo , it's a dream come true.
"I really never thought it would...
Cristela premieres Friday, October 10th at 8:30pm ET/PT on ABC.
Episode Synopsis: Cristela Series Premiere 2014 “Pilot” – A prestigious internship becomes available in the opener of this series, in which an ambitious Mexican-American law-school stu more
In his 2014 Take Me To The Pilots series, HitFix's Daniel Fienberg gives first impressions on ABC's 'Cristela.' Read More...
Take a first look at ABC’s new series Cristela which premieres this Fall 2014 on Fridays at 8:30pm.
In her sixth year of law school, Cristela (Cristela Alonzo) is finally on the brink of landing her first big (unpaid) internship at a prestigious law more
Hey what do you know? ABC's newest multi-cam sitcom isn't terrible, thanks to its magnetic and likable star. Read More...
Cristela the show is a competent though predictable multi-camera comedy, with the sort of stock characters you'd expect: the disapproving mom, the bimbo co-worker, the precocious child, the neighbor who always swings by. It's by-the-book, and the b more