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Parents' Guide to

Zoe Ever After

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Stale comedy has stereotypes, strong language, sexy talk.

TV BET Comedy 2016
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age 14+

Based on 1 parent review

age 14+

Is Over Acting a thing?

Never got into Brandys show Moesha but, while in quarantine- I decided to give Zoe ever after a try. The characters were a bit stereotypical but I thought Zoe and her handsome handyman could make for a cute romance. Although Ignacio delivered his part very well Brandy fell short due to “ over acting”, not to mention her character was too quick to anger- or assert herself with stereo typical “ I am a strong black woman” tropes. It would be refreshing to see a warm kind black woman portrayed on tv- without her color having to be part of the dialogue.

Is It Any Good?

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

This lukewarm comedy series relies on an unoriginal premise and predictable narratives for laughs. From the alpha-male ex-husband to the flamboyant, man-crazed gay assistant, each cast member takes on stereotypical, caricature-like qualities that add little to the show.

While it contains some positive messages about hard work, true friendship, and the ability of women to start over and find themselves, they get lost in the stale storylines. Brandy fans may find it worth tuning in, but if you're looking for something fresh and new, this isn't it.

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