Bent 1.1 "Pilot" Review

If it weren't for my lack of Wednesday night programming, the premiere of Bent would've gone unnoticed. And I’m sure for some, it did just that. Don’t worry, I've got you covered.

The new romantic comedy premiered last night with back-to-back episodes following new episodes of the slightly entertaining Whitney and the cure for insomnia Are You There, Chelsea?.  It didn't take long to see Bent isn't looking to break new ground for romantic comedies, but would rather stick as closely to the script as possible.

Here’s the skinny: Pete Riggins (David Walton), a handsome, recovering gambling addict is hired to renovate the home of Alex Myers (Amanda Peet), a high-strung lawyer, divorcee, and mother of a 10 year-old daughter named Charlie. As renovation begins so does the sexual tension, and not-so-subtle teases of a future relationship between the two. Read More...


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