Parents' Guide to

Tyler Perry’s The Oval

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Steamy, soapy White House drama has violence, sex, cursing.

TV BET Drama 2019
Tyler Perry's The Oval poster image

A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 18+

Based on 1 parent review

age 18+

Hot Mess

The disappointment in the show, levels for spreading by sexuality. And in forcing corruptIon and all of this colt Life, kidnapping children. This is a big disappointment just as Sistas is, sistas depicts a straight man going to a gay bar using a vibrator, it also depicts on three successful women or four successful women and they just sleep around anytime it’s convenient. A nagging ex girlfriend who seems psycho pathic and bratty that won’t leave a healthy relationship go. I just I stop watching the oval after the first lady try to kill her son and I don’t watch it at all but after seeing Sistas last night it’s nothing good happening on that show I understand it’s a drama serious but can there ever be any happy movements on this show. It seems like Tyler pair will depict angry black women, edgy bipolar ex-cons, bisexual man with no real agenda and basically just put it into a storyline which is basically a hot mess. It makes Black people look unsure of themselves desperate and it shows that no matter how successful they are their flaws of the way their success. Danny has slept with several different man since the start of the show she fell in love with one now she has bipolar illusions . So apparently some new riders are the show is going to fail but after last night I won’t be watching none of Tyler Perry shows. Maybe I’ll watch the Queen’s men

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (1 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

This dramatic, albeit formulaic, series features all over-the-top plot lines one expects from a Tyler Perry-produced soap. Cast members unapologetically go to whatever extreme they need to in order grab and and hold on to power. Adding to this are the endless secrets, sexual encounters, and political scandals that come and go throughout each season, all of which are designed to provide viewers with some guilty pleasure. It isn't particularly creative or original, but if you're looking to spend some time watching something that doesn't require a lot of effort, The Oval will provide you with ample entertainment.

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