Family Tree's halfway through its season of 8 episodes now, and I've come to believe that the premise of Tom's ancestral search is both an aid and a hindrance to the series. It gets points for simply being a driving force for the show, taking Tom from one uncomfortable situation to another, but on the downside there are moments when the actual lineage mysteries bog down the comedy. I quite enjoyed Tom's blind dates during the first couple of episodes and it seemed like were were in for a great, non-family moment in "Country Life" when Tom went for a job interview, but it was over before it started. To be fair, Tom almost immediately cutting to "Please give me the job" was hilarious. READ MORE...


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