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Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip

By Kari Croop, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Smart ensemble drama probes comedy's complexities.

TV NBC Drama 2006
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age 13+

Based on 1 parent review

age 13+


I think this is dumb I had said many times I knew my husband was watching a show n some of the things didn't make sense now I know!!

Is It Any Good?

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Blessed with an intriguing storyline, smart writing, and an A-list cast that's hard to beat, STUDIO 60 ON THE SUNSET STRIP isn't just entertaining -- it actually makes you think about the nature of media and power. Heavy stuff, to be sure. But the series does it in a palatable way, taking viewers behind the scenes of a hit weekend comedy show (also called Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip) that's produced live -- think Saturday Night Live -- to see what happens when things go off-script.

Studio 60 is first-rate entertainment for grown-ups, but its complex plots and mature themes (including office politics, drug addiction, and insinuations about using sex to get ahead) make it iffy for younger teens.

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