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Roswell, awful 90s show notable for Jason Behr's sexiness, has been rebooted. Thread II.

They've added gays.

by Anonymousreply 46504/25/2019

Previous thread

by Anonymousreply 102/12/2019

JASON BEHR IS IRREPLACEABLE!

by Anonymousreply 202/12/2019

At least I have some chest hair

by Anonymousreply 302/12/2019

R2, would you rather have sex with Jason Behr or Tyler Blackburn?

by Anonymousreply 402/12/2019

Watching now, the scene where the Alex character confronts the Kyle character on how he derailed their friendship because Alex came out was nice.

by Anonymousreply 502/12/2019

At least Alex was in this episode.

by Anonymousreply 602/12/2019

The pacing is ridiculous. Five episodes in there's barely mystery left. I'm guessing there will be the 4th Evil Alien?

Tyler Blackburn got a little moment to squeeze out some acting and then went back to being wooden. I'd rather he was just making out with someone.

by Anonymousreply 702/13/2019

Interview with Tyler Blackburn and Michael Vlamis.

It's nice to see they get along well. They have a kind of a brotherly vibe, which is a bit weird I guess. Whoever said Vlamis is an attention whore was right, the guy is clearly thirsy for attention from fangirls and talks about being happy to be in gifs and part of a ship. They went to see Love, Simon together, which is cute.

Either way, this show is a bomb.

by Anonymousreply 802/13/2019

[Quote]The pacing is ridiculous. Five episodes in there's barely mystery left.

I'm glad they aren't drawing out the Rosa mystery at a snail's pace. Is that really what you want?!

[Quote]I'm guessing there will be the 4th Evil Alien?

There were more aliens in the books and the 90s shown. That is a certainty.

by Anonymousreply 902/13/2019

R4 I'm not R2 but I'd push Blackburn into traffic if my reward was a naked and hard Behr.

by Anonymousreply 1002/13/2019

[Quote]Tyler Blackburn got a little moment to squeeze out some acting and then went back to being wooden

If we want to talk about wooden acting let's talk about his scene partner. Michael Trevino should hold on to tight to his looks...

by Anonymousreply 1102/13/2019

The sooner they speed through the Rosa murder mystery the better. It bores me to tears so I'm more than happy to put it in my rearview mirror.

by Anonymousreply 1202/13/2019

Will there be a Jason Behr cameo?

by Anonymousreply 1302/13/2019

I don't know, R13, but isn't Shiri Appleby supposed to be directing a couple of the episodes?

by Anonymousreply 1402/13/2019

Jason Behr seems to have pretty much quit acting so I doubt it.

by Anonymousreply 1502/13/2019

[quote]Either way, this show is a bomb.

In a good way or a bad way?

by Anonymousreply 1602/13/2019

I guess Isobel will end up accidentally killing her husband.

by Anonymousreply 1702/13/2019

R10, here's Behr's hard ass:

by Anonymousreply 1802/13/2019

I like Alex with Kyle better. Michael always looks like he stinks of beer and cigarettes!

by Anonymousreply 1902/13/2019

So why did they make other characters Latinx, but make Isobel’s husband white when he was already Latinx? That seems ass backward?

by Anonymousreply 2002/13/2019

Isobel’s husband is hotter than the aliens!

by Anonymousreply 2102/13/2019

Take a shot every time someone says Rosa and you'll be wasted in 20 minutes

by Anonymousreply 2202/13/2019

I don’t remember did Liz have any siblings in the original? Is so they weren’t as annoying as this dead Rosa is?

by Anonymousreply 2302/13/2019

R3 Does that scene continue?

by Anonymousreply 2402/13/2019

It's CW, not HBO r24.

by Anonymousreply 2502/13/2019

[quote]I like Alex with Kyle better. Michael always looks like he stinks of beer and cigarettes!

The dirtiness is the sex appeal, it's the "that guy fucks" aura.

Kyle is Ken Doll-esque. Pretty, but not sexual.

by Anonymousreply 2602/13/2019

R26 He needs to be handsomer to make the dirtiness sexy. As long as the Ken Doll has a functional dick, I think Alex can work with it.

by Anonymousreply 2702/13/2019

Michael is pretty hot and he’s got pretty eyes. But he just doesn’t look believable as a hopeless gay (or bi whatever) romantic. He looks like a bro who’d go cruising for handjobs but would never kiss a guy on the mouth. And then he would say he’s straight and loves pussy while you’re sucking his dick

by Anonymousreply 2802/14/2019

[Quote] Michael Trevino should hold on to tight to his looks...

That's in every CW actors contract.

[Quote] I don’t remember did Liz have any siblings in the original? Is so they weren’t as annoying as this dead Rosa is?

No, she didn't. Max & Isabel were the only siblings. And then there was Maria's cousin who hooks up with Liz in season 2.

by Anonymousreply 2902/14/2019

R3 Alex looks fucking SCARED like he thinks this fuckboy will hate crime his ass

by Anonymousreply 3002/14/2019

r11 Nathan Parsons misses the mark the most when it comes to line delivery, I think. Nice to look at, though.

by Anonymousreply 3102/14/2019

Blackburn & Vlamis continue with the attention whoring

by Anonymousreply 3202/14/2019

One of the strengths in the original Roswell was the performance by William Sadler as the Sheriff.

How is the new Sheriff coming across?

by Anonymousreply 3302/14/2019

I haven't watched the last two episodes. I'm not watching if the gay couple isn't getting any screen time.

by Anonymousreply 3402/14/2019

r33 The actress playing the new sheriff, Rosa Arredondo, kicks ass but hasn't really featured as much so far. I watched the show with one eye in the beginning so I might have missed a scene or two. She oozes that New York boss energy so I hope we see more of her going forward.

r34 There was a nice talk (two talks, actually) between a straight guy and a gay guy about bullying and coming out, which you don't really see that often on TV; just a straight guy shutting up and letting the gay guy tell his story. So it's worth watching the most recent episode for that alone, in my opinion.

by Anonymousreply 3502/14/2019

I liked the Kyle/Alex scenes from the last episode. Now I want one where Alex catches Kyle and Michael fucking together.

Isobel is well cast. The actess looks like an alien when she tries to act emotionnal (+ the weird mole).

by Anonymousreply 3602/14/2019

^^^ Is the weird mole an interplanetary communication device calling all occupants?

by Anonymousreply 3702/14/2019

R36 Kyle/Alex is so much better than Michael/Alex. And the old school bully turning out to be a repressed gay is not a completely alien idea.

by Anonymousreply 3802/14/2019

It's super cliche though R38

by Anonymousreply 3902/14/2019

R39 Like this show is not full of cliches? Aliens falling madly in love with some local (not even pretty) girl. Oh please!

by Anonymousreply 4002/14/2019

The last episode was actually pretty watchable... Well, the only scenes I paid any real close attention to were the ones with Alex, but the other scenes didn't make me wanna turn off the TV.

by Anonymousreply 4102/14/2019

Michael/Kyle would be hotter.

by Anonymousreply 4202/14/2019

r41 Agreed, it's getting more watchable by the episode. But boy did that awful start to the season leave a bad impression on me.

r21 He's so handsome, isn't he? Looks a bit like a mix of Danny Pudi and Carlos Miranda. Isobel should've had that shit locked down ages ago, fake pregnancy and all. She has no one but herself to blame for losing that tall dreamboat now.

by Anonymousreply 4302/14/2019

The next episode is apparently a High School flashback one. Good luck trying to make all these 30 y/olds pass for teenagers, especially Tyler Blackburn who has looked old and fucked up since when he was born

by Anonymousreply 4402/14/2019

R44 when they had flashbacks in the pilot, I had a hard time telling which was the past and which was the present.

by Anonymousreply 4502/14/2019

[quote]Isobel is well cast. The actess looks like an alien when she tries to act emotionnal (+ the weird mole).

My daughter's mole is beautiful.

by Anonymousreply 4602/14/2019

R32 This photo is the final product of that? Saw it on the Tyler Blackburn thread.

by Anonymousreply 4702/14/2019

R47 Must be.

by Anonymousreply 4802/14/2019

Are they still filming if they are still together to do this type of fanservice?

by Anonymousreply 4902/14/2019

No, the production is over. They were just having a viewing party, I think.

by Anonymousreply 5002/14/2019

I hope the flashback episode has a gay sex scene. Why the fuck did they lure me in with so much making out and then just stopped?

by Anonymousreply 5102/15/2019

So Isobel is a psycho. Maybe the mole is some kind of alien MAGA parasite who makes her killing random Mexicans at the frontier.

by Anonymousreply 5202/15/2019

I don't believe for a sec they'd make one of the main characters a murdered, that would work on HBO but no a fluffy CW show. There must be a 4th alien. I vote either that other crazy blonde woman Max is hooking up, Isobel's husband or whoever was that guy who attacked Liz in the previous episode.

by Anonymousreply 5302/15/2019

Obviously I meant a murdereR

by Anonymousreply 5402/15/2019

So much of Isobel goes to the desert doesn't make any sense. Her husband said she hadn't been home, but she was wearing a nightgown so clearly she was in bed before she sleep-walked her way to the middle of nowhere. And how far is that, anyway? Then it never occurred to her to even call her husband while she was gone all day? She couldn't borrow Michael's phone? So stupid.

by Anonymousreply 5502/15/2019

[quote]I vote either that other crazy blonde woman Max is hooking up, Isobel's husband or whoever was that guy who attacked Liz in the previous episode.

I'm going with the crazy blonde woman. It was said in a previous episode that she had been in the military prior to becoming a deputy. It could be revealed that she was getting intel on the military the whole time and then she deceives Alex's dad later on and thwarts his investigation.

by Anonymousreply 5602/15/2019

Maria is the 4th alien. Rosa found out and Maria killed her

by Anonymousreply 5702/15/2019

That would make those whining about Michael and Maria not being a couple in this version MAD though.

by Anonymousreply 5802/15/2019

The killer has to be white. So I don't think it's Maria. It must be the young Jessica Lange.

by Anonymousreply 5902/15/2019

Is Isobel's husband white? He doesn't look white but his name is pretty basic. I think he's too underdeveloped to just be a husband, must be an alien.

by Anonymousreply 6002/15/2019

Definitely not white. He looks Indian from certain angles and Latino from others. Every time I try to google the actor (Karan Oberoi), that Bollywood actor and that model with the same name pop up and I can't find anything useful on him. I guess I'll have to start watching Counterpart again to see if he's got more to do there.

by Anonymousreply 6102/15/2019

[Quote] One of the strengths in the original Roswell was the performance by William Sadler as the Sheriff.

William Sadler will always be Sheriff Valenti to me. And i loved his relationship with Kyle. Him dating Maria's mother was great in season 2.

by Anonymousreply 6202/15/2019

Yeah, Sadler had some great scenes in Seasons 1 & 2.

In Season 1, Sadler brought a quiet menace to the Sheriff when he was hunting Max, Michael & Isobel.

He also had some good scenes in Season 2 when he was investigating Alex's death and dealing with the loss of the Sheriff's job.

But I thought the writers degraded his character in Season 3 when they had Valenti taking a job with that cheesy singing band.

by Anonymousreply 6302/15/2019

Alex is straight out of some hurt/comfort slash... As a one-time slash reader, I can feel him luring me into caring about this shitty show by being oh so vulnerable just waiting for someone to comfort him! I think Tyler also plays up that angle.

by Anonymousreply 6402/15/2019

I wish Kyle comforted him with his dick...

by Anonymousreply 6502/15/2019

R65 Yes, especially when that cabin was perfect for some mansex!!

by Anonymousreply 6602/15/2019

I really don’t see the chemistry between Alex and Michael all the fangirls are seeing. The guy who plays Michael, while not being a great actor, is obviously of the kind who can have chemistry with a piece of paper, but Tyler just looks constipated when he’s supposed to exhibit passion. Which is weird because I have seen gifs of their interviews and Tyler is constantly making heart eyes at his co-star.

by Anonymousreply 6702/15/2019

[Quote] Alex is straight out of some hurt/comfort slash...

I never bothered with those. I also don't understand coffee shop fics.

by Anonymousreply 6802/16/2019

R68 Coffee shop AU fics are all about the "meet cute" and the flirting in a workplace kink. If their slash fandom takes off, eventually someone will put Alex/Michael (or their younger selves) into this type of fanfic scenario.

by Anonymousreply 6902/16/2019

The original Max & Liz:

by Anonymousreply 7002/18/2019

R70 every actor on the original is better looking than the reboot.

by Anonymousreply 7102/18/2019

r71 I thought to myself, "Surely that can't be true in the case of Isobel's husband - who could possibly be more handsome than Karan Oberoi?!"

So I looked up her love interest from the original and yep, doesn't get much hotter than Adam Rodriguez. That's an objective ceiling of hotness right there.

by Anonymousreply 7202/18/2019

R72, I think I posted this on the previous Roswell thread, but there's an episode in Season 3 where Adam spends half the episode trapped in his hotel room in his black undies:

by Anonymousreply 7302/18/2019

Even though he may not be to everyone's taste, Tyler is at least a step above Colin Hanks, right?

by Anonymousreply 7402/18/2019

Ok R74 ONE exception

by Anonymousreply 7502/18/2019

Speaking of Tyler Blackburn, look at him showing off his ass.

by Anonymousreply 7602/18/2019

Oh, so now's a common instagay. Cute ass though.

by Anonymousreply 7702/18/2019

R77 He's playing gay now... so good strategy to show off... his Instagay ass.

by Anonymousreply 7802/18/2019

I went to Tyler’s IG and I have one word for it- louche!

by Anonymousreply 7902/18/2019

R79 I guess that's better than douche. All these years, having heard his name mentioned along with the PLL boys, I never gave him a second glance . (He's not the prettiest or the hunkiest.) But his role as Alex on Roswell really put him on my radar. He reminds me a bit of Chace Crawford but with more personality and better acting skills.

by Anonymousreply 8002/18/2019

This is his Instagram Story for today...

by Anonymousreply 8102/18/2019

I wonder why he waited so many years to show a full view of his ass?

by Anonymousreply 8202/18/2019

Hopefully it's his first step to coming out.

by Anonymousreply 8302/18/2019

It's about time you showed some ass, Tyler!

by Anonymousreply 8402/18/2019

R76 the comments. UGH

shiindz You look like gay. Are you? Sorry to ask @tylerjblackburn

thegreatgroot @ashleybenson hanna! Please save Caleb! He’s confused 😅

by Anonymousreply 8502/18/2019

I would be confused too if I were dating someone this androgynous...

by Anonymousreply 8602/18/2019

Does he “look like gay” to these people because he’s showing ass? Lmao

by Anonymousreply 8702/19/2019

I doubt Ashley “Dyke” Benson can help the case

by Anonymousreply 8802/19/2019

R86, Chandler is obviously male.

Let's not encourage the homophobes.

by Anonymousreply 8902/19/2019

Digitally lightened:

by Anonymousreply 9002/19/2019

Will we get a glimpse of his dick soon?

by Anonymousreply 9102/19/2019

R91, if you zoom in on this underwear bulge, Tyler appears to be cut:

by Anonymousreply 9202/19/2019

Thank you, Julian

by Anonymousreply 9302/19/2019

R70 i always liked this photo of them.

by Anonymousreply 9402/19/2019

Lily Cowles and Karan Oberoi talk Katherine Heigl and Roswell, New Mexico

Karan looks even hotter with that facial hair that's graying on the sides.

by Anonymousreply 9502/19/2019

If I were Heigl, I'd be kind of pissed at the BaranskiSpawn casting. Heigl's always been a megabitch, but she was a stunner when she was young.

by Anonymousreply 9602/19/2019

True, R96, I've never been a big fan of Heigl, but she was beautiful.

And the original Roswell show built it into the show by having Isobel tell her guidance counselor that she wanted to be a supermodel.

by Anonymousreply 9702/19/2019

I think Lily is cute but she's the worst actress of the bunch.

by Anonymousreply 9802/19/2019

Tyler on vacation...

by Anonymousreply 9902/19/2019

They can cosplay Harry, Ron and Hermione...

by Anonymousreply 10002/19/2019

Another vacation pic from Tyler today:

by Anonymousreply 10102/19/2019

And this one:

(Too bad their hag is in the photo.)

by Anonymousreply 10202/19/2019

He must have gotten a discount/freebie and has to shill for the companies.

by Anonymousreply 10302/19/2019

Somebody is not pleased...

by Anonymousreply 10402/19/2019

On one hand it's nice that he's posting pictures with his boyfriend.

On the other hand it's sad that he has to include a woman to throw people off the gay scent.

by Anonymousreply 10502/19/2019

This thread has become a Tyler Blackburn thread. You have your own thread, WTF!

by Anonymousreply 10602/20/2019

Anyway, maybe they're in a poly relationship.

by Anonymousreply 10702/20/2019

R107 Tyler, sure. Chandler in a poly relationship? LOOOOOOOL

by Anonymousreply 10802/20/2019

Instagram models being in monogamous relationships sounds more laughable to me.

by Anonymousreply 10902/20/2019

R106 Tyler and Alex/Michael are the only things interesting about this show... Who gives a shit about the other heteros?

by Anonymousreply 11002/20/2019

I, for one, like looking at Nathan Parsons' man boobs.

by Anonymousreply 11102/20/2019

R104 Is he jealous he didn't get invited to be in the Tyler/Chandler sandwich?

by Anonymousreply 11202/20/2019

R106, it makes sense that people are posting the new photos of Tyler with his boyfriend.

He's the one actor on this show that he know he is gay (or at least bi) so it makes sense for us to give him extra attention.

by Anonymousreply 11302/20/2019

Katherine was beautiful but so was the rest of the cast.

by Anonymousreply 11402/21/2019

R114, Jason Behr was definitely hot, and Brendan Fehr was also attractive, in a different way from Jason.

(It's surprising that Fehr was able to keep his virginity until he got married.)

by Anonymousreply 11502/21/2019

[Quote] (It's surprising that Fehr was able to keep his virginity until he got married.)

Is it?? I thought he was pretty religious at the time.

by Anonymousreply 11602/21/2019

He was, and I think still is.

He also leans conservative politically sometimes, although he can't stand Trump.

by Anonymousreply 11702/21/2019

Always hated learning someone in a show I enjoy is a heavy churchie.

by Anonymousreply 11802/21/2019

Yikes what's the point of being a Hollywood star if you're gonna spend all that time with hot people and not sleep around

by Anonymousreply 11902/21/2019

Well it's not like any of us can say for sure he didn't sleep around.

by Anonymousreply 12002/21/2019

I just remember rumors that Heigl and Behr fucked constantly in their trailers. Lucky bitch.

by Anonymousreply 12102/21/2019

Brendan Fehr had hot body but that face is rather forgettable.

by Anonymousreply 12202/21/2019

I found it so odd that a fundie like Fehr would sign on to star in a movie like "Sugar," where he filmed some pretty graphic gay sex scenes.

He made a lot of homophobic statements to try and distance himself from it years later, but I never understood why he agreed to the role in the first place given his professed conservatism.

by Anonymousreply 12302/21/2019

How did they end up with guys named Fehr and Behr on the same show? I keep confusing them

by Anonymousreply 12402/22/2019

R124 So did i.

by Anonymousreply 12502/22/2019

So Isobel has multiple personalities? Or perhaps a 4th alien mind controlling her?

Man, Michael must have superhuman levels of self-control to sit there and allow his hand to get brutally crushed by a hammer when he could stop this situation with a thought. Though I guess that fits with him being the only alien that hasn't killed someone lol, his damn siblings always screwing everything up.

It was interesting to see that Nathan Parsons can give more charismatic line readings, his pretty flat delivery as current day Max apparently is an acting choice.

by Anonymousreply 12602/26/2019

How many more episodes are left?

by Anonymousreply 12702/26/2019

It's 13 episodes and this was number 6, so we are about halfway done r127.

by Anonymousreply 12802/26/2019

Really hard to buy them as teenagers in this episode.

by Anonymousreply 12902/26/2019

R129 Yeah, the teen versions act pretty much the same as their present day selves! Only Tyler managed to make teen Alex feel somewhat young and vulnerable. Young Alex was cute... but could have done without the goth thing though.

by Anonymousreply 13002/26/2019

Loved all the hot gay kissing in the new episode.

by Anonymousreply 13102/26/2019

The kisses were great!

by Anonymousreply 13202/26/2019

R131 Yes, it's great that the gays did most of the kissing... and "teen" Alex was quite adorable crushing on Michael. (And anyone else see the UST between Alex and Kyle?) The only thing missing is they didn't actually show the boys in bed. But overall I didn't feel like I was wasting my time watching the broadcast on my TV (which I almost never do for most shows these days... I just watch online later).

by Anonymousreply 13302/27/2019

The only thing that can save this show is the Malex ship. All the other stuff about this show: plots, characters and writing are just so uninspired.

by Anonymousreply 13402/27/2019

From Majandra and also Brendan's Instagram. They are all hanging out...wonder if they will guest star in some capacity.

by Anonymousreply 13502/27/2019

The abusive dad storyline kinda ruined it for me. Other than that I enjoyed the first time even without the actual bed. I also felt like Tyler was finally into it, their kissing looked more genuine than in the first episodes.

by Anonymousreply 13602/27/2019

R136 I agree. I was about to say that Tyler looked a lot more comfortable this time.

by Anonymousreply 13702/27/2019

Hot!

by Anonymousreply 13802/27/2019

R138 Looks like Tyler liked it.

by Anonymousreply 13902/27/2019

R135 Who are the two granddads on the left? Are those Behr and whoever played Kyle? I don't recognize them.

by Anonymousreply 14002/27/2019

Like...Have any of the 2 or 3 posters obsessing over these kissing scenes EVER been intimate with another human being? EVER?

by Anonymousreply 14102/27/2019

R141 What a sad person you are.

by Anonymousreply 14202/27/2019

R142 So...that's a no?

by Anonymousreply 14302/27/2019

R141 What's the issue here?

by Anonymousreply 14402/27/2019

[Quote] but could have done without the goth thing though.

They could've been punk.

by Anonymousreply 14502/27/2019

R135 They all look great! Especially Nick.

by Anonymousreply 14602/27/2019

I mean....r141 asks a fair question.

by Anonymousreply 14702/27/2019

No one is obsessing. We’re just accepting this bare minimum as an improvement. Has any of you watched any other CW shows? That’s the best you can get. At least it’s not something like this.

by Anonymousreply 14802/27/2019

^^ I don't even remember that and yeah, it's embarrassing. I've seen a kiss like that between straight male actors plenty of times and I've noticed they often think the kiss must of course be lacking any gentleness because it's two dudes going at it.

r141 No one is obsessing, someone just posted a gif of it. Having said that, if you have an issue with people on a homosexual message board discussing the depiction of gay intimate moments in media, you just might be an asshole.

by Anonymousreply 14902/27/2019

Nathan Parsons looks like he smells really good and the backward frat bro ballcap makes me weak in the knees.

by Anonymousreply 15002/27/2019

At first I thought “teen” Isabel was going lez for Rosa but then it seemed she was stalking her like she was prey.

by Anonymousreply 15102/27/2019

I laughed at teen Alex's punk look.

by Anonymousreply 15202/27/2019

They were the oldest looking high schoolers I’ve seen since “Grease” with Stockard Channing.

by Anonymousreply 15302/27/2019

The original Roswell cast , R153?

by Anonymousreply 15402/27/2019

No, last night’s episode.

by Anonymousreply 15502/27/2019

R152 I thought it was adorable! And I thought Tyler was the only one who managed to act "young".

by Anonymousreply 15602/27/2019

Did they CGI their faces or something to get rid of wrinkles?

by Anonymousreply 15702/27/2019

R157 I wondered if there was some kind of CGI work because teen Michael and teen Max's faces looked thinner to me.

by Anonymousreply 15802/27/2019

And Vlamis shaved his chest.

by Anonymousreply 15902/27/2019

Nathan Parsons has really filled out nicely since his General Hospital days. And I like the easy chemistry between he and jeanine and their natural 'choices' in their acting when it's just them.

by Anonymousreply 16002/27/2019

At the end of last night’s episode he looked like Superman sitting on the couch when Liz walked out on him.

by Anonymousreply 16102/27/2019

This show is guilty pleasure. But, I really hope it gets a second season.

by Anonymousreply 16202/27/2019

Me too!

by Anonymousreply 16302/27/2019

Will Nathan be having scenes like this on Roswell, NM? Hopfully in more flattering underware?

by Anonymousreply 16402/27/2019

Those abs are definitely no longer there...

by Anonymousreply 16502/28/2019

R153 you never watched 90210??

by Anonymousreply 16602/28/2019

He's no Jason Behr:

by Anonymousreply 16702/28/2019

R166 Why go as far back as 90210? When there's KJ Apa who looks 40

by Anonymousreply 16802/28/2019

R168 i don't watch Riverdale. And KJ doesn't look that old to me.

by Anonymousreply 16902/28/2019

[quote]Man, Michael must have superhuman levels of self-control to sit there and allow his hand to get brutally crushed by a hammer when he could stop this situation with a thought. Though I guess that fits with him being the only alien that hasn't killed someone lol, his damn siblings always screwing everything up.

I have the feeling that Michael will end up killing someone by the end of the season.

by Anonymousreply 17002/28/2019

[quote]I have the feeling that Michael will end up killing someone by the end of the season.

Which is what happened at the end of the original first season.

by Anonymousreply 17102/28/2019

Agent Pierce was hot.

by Anonymousreply 17202/28/2019

Yes, R172.

'The White Room' episode was probably one of the most intense the original show ever did.

Even Jason Behr, who is better known for his body than his acting ability, gave a stronger performance than usual where Max is being tortured by Agent Pierce.

by Anonymousreply 17302/28/2019

R173 intense is definitely the right word to describe that episode.

by Anonymousreply 17402/28/2019

The Shiri Appleby directed episode airs on March 19th

by Anonymousreply 17503/01/2019

Tyler's Instagram story...

by Anonymousreply 17603/01/2019

Maybe Tyler posted that one for his DL fans, R176.

by Anonymousreply 17703/01/2019

Tyler always seem to like his onscreen love interests, it’s cute

by Anonymousreply 17803/02/2019

I wonder if Shiri will be the only one of the original cast to direct an episode??

by Anonymousreply 17903/02/2019

Shiri is directing and not getting in front of the camera?! What a waste of a promotional opportunity.

by Anonymousreply 18003/02/2019

Judging by the summary, the episode directed by Shiri will be kind of an original show throwback. Travelling to Texas, desiphering alien symbols, Max/Liz and Michael/Maria paired up.

by Anonymousreply 18103/02/2019

Fuck Michael and Maria

by Anonymousreply 18203/02/2019

Could you answer r141's question, r182?

by Anonymousreply 18303/02/2019

R180 I don't think she's missing out. It's not like she's had the chance to do a lot of directing.

by Anonymousreply 18403/02/2019

Shiri is still very cute

by Anonymousreply 18503/03/2019

Good look getting a reservation at her husband's restaurants R185

by Anonymousreply 18603/03/2019

Jake Borelli really is a huge fan

by Anonymousreply 18703/05/2019

R187 He and Jeanine are either roommates or besties

by Anonymousreply 18803/05/2019

No comments yet? Though I guess it makes sense, this was a slower ep, a breather.

by Anonymousreply 18903/05/2019

Yeah, a boring episodes. But we did have Alex being relaxed and cute just hanging out, and Max bringing up Alex to Michael was a nice development. We are halfway through the season/series, so they better up the ante and move the plot along.

by Anonymousreply 19003/06/2019

How are the ratings holding up?

When will the renewal decision be made?

by Anonymousreply 19103/06/2019

This better not be the start of Michael and Maria. And if it is, it also better be the start of Alex and Kyle.

by Anonymousreply 19203/06/2019

Isobel's husband is a beautiful, beautiful man.

Dark Willow reference! I was only waiting for ages to hear that on TV.

Anyone else love how New Mexico's flora pops up more now that the show is in HD and, well, actually shot in New Mexico? It was especially noticeable two episodes or so ago when Liz and Max were hanging out, with those wonderful pink flowers in the background. And the low clouds as far as the eye can see in this week's episode were amazing and complemented the plot. They should film more stuff there; it's a magical place.

by Anonymousreply 19303/06/2019

[quote]How are the ratings holding up?

[quote]When will the renewal decision be made?

I read one of those ratings sites that the show has been steady in the ratings. I think the same site mentioned that All-American is the worst performing viewer ratings show on the CW.

by Anonymousreply 19403/06/2019

From what I heard it's doing as well as just about every other CW show.

by Anonymousreply 19503/06/2019

[Quote]This better not be the start of Michael and Maria.

You know damn well that Michael and Maria is happening, that isn't a secret. They have said from day one that Michael is bi and they are exploring both relationships.

by Anonymousreply 19603/06/2019

As long as he ends up with Alex in the end, fine. But I'm already dealing with a fucking bisexual love triangle on Good Trouble and don't need one here too.

by Anonymousreply 19703/06/2019

Maria had on too much pancake No.5 last night. Her makeup person needs a refresher course.

by Anonymousreply 19803/06/2019

Liz says Rrrroosssa like that’s the only Spanish she knows.

by Anonymousreply 19903/06/2019

r196 That's disappointing to hear. I was only in this for Alex and Michael, so I guess that's it for me and this show. NM's landscape and flora - however beautiful they may be - aren't enough to hold my interest by themselves, unfortunately.

r199 She went too far towards the end of this episode and it actually sounded like Jhosa.

by Anonymousreply 20003/06/2019

LOL ^

by Anonymousreply 20103/06/2019

R192 Yes to Alex/Tyler if they dare! I am okay with Michael/Maria as long as Alex gets a hot side piece as well. Alex should not be all alone pining for Michael.

by Anonymousreply 20203/06/2019

Here's the ratings. It's holding above 1 million viewers but trending downward.

by Anonymousreply 20303/06/2019

I have a feeling this show will get canned.

by Anonymousreply 20403/06/2019

R204 I already think of it as a mini-series.

by Anonymousreply 20503/06/2019

They've made it so boring with the stupid Rrrrrrosa mystery. Why should we care about a character we've never even met?

by Anonymousreply 20603/06/2019

Considering the season apparently ends on a cliffhanger it would be difficult to consider it a mini-series

by Anonymousreply 20703/06/2019

I actually liked the episode, it was a nice breather among the too-much-plot at once episodes. They introduced the Chekhov’s gun with that anti alien serum, I bet someone evil will get hold of it and hurt Max. And Alex found out that his dad and Jim Valenti were involved with the alien stuff, so it’s not like nothing happened at all. I wonder if what Mimi said about touching the things from another would means Alex will also go batshit.

by Anonymousreply 20803/06/2019

R207 Well, I consider it a mini-series because chances are it will be canceled. It's not like I am watching for the ridiculous plot. I am just enjoying the Malex ship.

by Anonymousreply 20903/06/2019

Actually chances are very small it will be canceled. Not only are the ratings good (by CW standards), but it has CW favorite Julie Plec behind it. I would be shocked if it wasn’t renewed.

by Anonymousreply 21003/06/2019

There's no proof at all that it's going to be canceled.

by Anonymousreply 21103/06/2019

You all really want it to be cancelled, huh?

by Anonymousreply 21203/06/2019

Containment had Julie behind it and was cancelled R210 but I'm not sure this one will be cancelled.

by Anonymousreply 21303/06/2019

The Charmed has the same ratings and it got renewed.

by Anonymousreply 21403/06/2019

Arrow was just cancelled. Hopefully this is good news for Roswell.

by Anonymousreply 21503/06/2019

Is Colton crushed, R215?

by Anonymousreply 21603/06/2019

R216 he'll find another CW show. Or maybe Ryan Murphy can help him out.

by Anonymousreply 21703/06/2019

Why couldn’t they start off the show as episodic or have a fun humorous theme before they delved into the government conspiracy, like the original? Literally no one cares about Rrrrosa. I would have liked to see more humour before they did a kind of White Room.

by Anonymousreply 21803/06/2019

Because unlike the WB, the CW doesn't have any decent writers.

by Anonymousreply 21903/07/2019

Justice for Rrrrrosa!

by Anonymousreply 22003/07/2019

Was Mole Face a Lesbian in love with Rrrrrrrosa or something?

Was Rrrrrrrrrrosa a Lesbian? Una jota?

by Anonymousreply 22103/07/2019

I think the Baranski Spawn was under some kind of mind control from a fourth alien who they weren't/aren't aware of and the mind control made the Baranski Spawn appear to be into girls. Rrrrrosa was probably a lesbian and thought mind controlled Baranski Spawn was in love with her.

by Anonymousreply 22203/07/2019

If the mindcontrolling fourth alien is male the SJWs will scream queerbaiting

by Anonymousreply 22303/08/2019

The HOT racist and "Nathan Dean Parsons" have great chemistry. Sizzling!

BTW, why did NDP add in the "D" for this show? He's been NP forever without the D.

by Anonymousreply 22403/08/2019

It’s the NPH effect.

by Anonymousreply 22503/08/2019

More like the Brian Stokes Mitchell effect.

Making the whole first season be about justice for Rosa, a character who is dead before we met her and we don’t care about was a big mistake.

There was no slow discovery of people finding out they are aliens either. I feel like everyone knows and they are all just cool and with it.

by Anonymousreply 22603/08/2019

R226 By episode 7 only Liz and Kyle know that the trio is alien. Maria and Alex are in the dark, the evil Manes only suspects it (I think) and probably only Max, the blonde fuckbuddy is probably not even aware what she's reporting to Manes.

The one problem I have with the show is that it lacks the group chemistry. In the original, once everyone knew, or at least Maria knew, they constantly hung out as a group. I know it was high school, but still. Everyone knows that Liz knows but we only had a hostile interaction and Isobel apoligizing to Liz, not a group working together. I want them all gathered around like the good ol' days.

by Anonymousreply 22703/08/2019

Who the fuck is Brian Stokes Mitchell

by Anonymousreply 22803/08/2019

R228, if you are a gay man and don’t know who Brian Stokes Mitchell (once Brian Mitchell during Mail and Kiss of the Spider Woman) then you should be seriously ashamed and turn in your gay card.

He is a Tony-Award winning actor with one of the most thrilling voices of the past 50 years. His portrayal of Coalhouse made him a bona fide star and his duet with Audra McDonald, “Wheels of a Dream,” became an instant classic. (He reteamed with Audra for the fascinating yet very problematic Shuffle Along in 2016).

He received consecutive Tony nominations for Ragtime, Kiss Me, Kate (won), King Hedley II and Man of La Mancha.

Do you simply play cast recordings without bothering to read who is in the cast? Have you not been in the theater in the past 20 years? I am baffled and you should be embarrassed.

by Anonymousreply 22903/08/2019

Wow, someone has a hardon for BSM!

by Anonymousreply 23003/08/2019

[quote]Have you not been in the theater in the past 20 years?

Oh, so he does theatre all over the globe, then? Because you do realize there's all sorts of Roswell fans on this thread (and DL in general), not just Americans, right?

r230 I suspect it might be BSM himself, butthurt over not getting recognized. You know how Z-listers get whenever that happens.

by Anonymousreply 23103/08/2019

R231, BSM z-list??? LOL he is as A-List as they come in New York theater.

Of course DL has members from all over the globe, but even gay men in other countries still worship (musical) theater and collect OBCRs. I did ask if the poster was a gay man. I realize a Frau or lesbian may be posting in this thread and not be as up on their theater stars as we are, but it’s very hard to believe that there’s a gay man posting on this site who doesn’t have the entire double disc recording committed to memory.

by Anonymousreply 23203/08/2019

I kinda love a thread about this CW show led to a debate about Brian Stokes Mitchell. Only on the DL.

by Anonymousreply 23303/08/2019

I remember BSM from Trappper John MD.

by Anonymousreply 23403/08/2019

No one cares about BSM, move on

by Anonymousreply 23503/09/2019

The actor who plays Isobel's husband pings.

by Anonymousreply 23603/09/2019

Just saw BSM in the biopic Mapplethorpe starring Matt Smith. He plays the family’s priest who visits Robert and gets his portrait done. I’ve never seen images he did of a priest before.

by Anonymousreply 23703/09/2019

BSM is currently on the CBS sitcom 'Fam'

by Anonymousreply 23803/09/2019

Did Matt Smith do any nudity in the Mapplethorpe film, R237?

by Anonymousreply 23903/09/2019

I think the cast is trolling the audience to see who can out Rrrrrrrosa each other.

Love the This Patient is Anti Social sign

by Anonymousreply 24003/12/2019

I think the blonde female cop is an alien and there is another male alien (main bad guy) that she is the underlying of. He mind controls Isobel and the racist white guy. I didn't watch the original series or read the books, I'm just guessing that's what is going to happen.

by Anonymousreply 24103/12/2019

R241 I'm also thinking the female cop is an alien. I bet she plays Alex's dad all along and then she does something to make the dad look crazy and he gets dishonorably discharged from the military.

by Anonymousreply 24203/12/2019

Did the “bi” guy go back straight tonight?

by Anonymousreply 24303/12/2019

Marijandra Delfina has just been added to the cast to reprise her role of Maria who now owns the Crashdown Cafe. Shiri Applebee is set to direct some episodes so hopefully she can make a cameo as Liz.

by Anonymousreply 24403/12/2019

Too bad Isobel’s powers quit when she wanted Dr. McSexy to take his shirt off.

by Anonymousreply 24503/12/2019

R244 lol are you serious??

by Anonymousreply 24603/12/2019

R244, I can't find anything about it online.

by Anonymousreply 24703/12/2019

Vlamis is the MVP of this show.

by Anonymousreply 24803/12/2019

This episode was all over the place. I bet Michael and Max kidnap and lock up Isobel's husband in the next episode.

by Anonymousreply 24903/12/2019

This episode was a mess, I agree. I was cracking up when they gave Isabel that bath in silver goo that looked like shiny cum.

by Anonymousreply 25003/12/2019

[quote]This episode was all over the place

It really was. Last week we get an episode where nothing happens, and this week too much happens. C'mon writers. Jamming in the Isobel-dying-drama/ meet-their-mom and Alex's (very sudden, needed more build up) confrontation scenes with his Dad and related expostion dumps in the same episode felt off.

by Anonymousreply 25103/12/2019

I might have missed, but has Kyle told Liz that his dad was Rrrossa's bio father?

by Anonymousreply 25203/12/2019

Meeting the mom deserved its own episode.

by Anonymousreply 25303/12/2019

Alex is now a codebreaker and chases his Big Bag daddy out of town with his mega hacking skills in one episode. WTF? This show is all over the place and I don’t feel like I know the characters at all. If next week we learn that Kyle is a werewolf I won’t be surprised anymore.

by Anonymousreply 25403/12/2019

R251 Yes, the Alex from this episode doesn't really connect from the Alex from the last episode. It feels like there is a big narrative gap from when he found that alien fragment in the cabin and now confronting his dad with all this information he found on the "dark web". Also, his dad is so miscast... he doesn't even look that much older than Alex.

by Anonymousreply 25503/12/2019

R255 There is a 15 year age difference between the actors. I also think Trevor St. John doesn't look that much older than Tyler Blackburn.

by Anonymousreply 25603/12/2019

That’s because Trevor St. John looks young and Tyler Blackburn looks old and haggard. They also don’t look related at all but that might be because Alex takes after his mom (he said he called her? What did she say then? That he’s an alien hunter? So confused)

by Anonymousreply 25703/12/2019

Trevor did look older in the last scene under the sun, but in the darker scenes he could pass for younger.

by Anonymousreply 25803/12/2019

[quote]Tyler Blackburn looks old and haggard.

How old is Tyler's character supposed to be?

In real life he is 32.

by Anonymousreply 25903/12/2019

All the characters are supposed to be 27/28

by Anonymousreply 26003/12/2019

[quote]I also think Trevor St. John doesn't look that much older than Tyler Blackburn.

Yeah, it was really noticeable this episode since they spent so much time together. His father really doesn't look all that older than him. And I know the show has said he has multiple brothers, if some of them are older, it is going to look even more silly.

by Anonymousreply 26103/13/2019

Yeah r254, it's bad writing not to have already laid the groundwork that Alex has mad computer skills. It was just dropped out of nowhere.

by Anonymousreply 26203/13/2019

And Alex was able to knock out his military father with one blow of his cane, transport him to the bunk and zip tie him to the chair all with a limp and without the dad waking up?

I thought Alex had mentioned that he was the youngest of four or five brothers.

There’s so much going on in both the past on this show. I wish they would just focus on stuff in the present.

by Anonymousreply 26303/13/2019

R261, the thing is though, audiences have always had to suspend disbelief throughout t.v. history with actor's ages.

Eg. In 'I, Claudius', Sian Phillips (Livia) was actually 2 years *younger* than George Baker, who played her son Tiberius, and only 5 years older than Derek Jacobi who played her grandson Claudius.

In 'The Manchurian Candidate', Angela Lansbury was only 3 years older than Laurence Harvey, who played her son.

by Anonymousreply 26403/13/2019

I want to like this show because I enjoyed the original but this version is missing the silliness and the actor chemistry and it doesn't even have an interesting plot to back it up. I was hoping once they drop the Rosa plotline they'd go with the government conspiracies and FBI chasing aliens, the White Room torture etc but the only human villain so far left town in this episode without doing anything to harm the aliens and it doesn't look like anyone above him (FBI?) is even involved. At this point I'd only be watching for the gays but the gays are not interacting and it looks like they are building up Michael and Maria's future romance. If the next episode doesn't deliver on either the plot or the gays, I think I'm gonna drop this mess like a hot potato.

by Anonymousreply 26503/13/2019

Yes, Alex's dad being run out of town feels like it should be a scene in the final episode of the season *after* he has done some real damage to the aliens. But his investigation of the aliens never really got the air time it deserved, and this seems like the writers nipping a storyline in the bud. I actually see chemistry between Michael and Maria, so if they do this triangle right, it could be quite interesting.

by Anonymousreply 26603/13/2019

Michael looked hot in that hat. Can we see him only in it, chaps and cowboy boots?

by Anonymousreply 26703/13/2019

Malex can be do Brokeback Mountain roleplay together.

by Anonymousreply 26803/13/2019

R267 if it were on a different network.....

by Anonymousreply 26903/13/2019

I think the cowboy hat hides his unruly hair and focuses your attention on his face.

by Anonymousreply 27003/14/2019

Michael Vlamis: Probably kissing Tyler Blackburn.

by Anonymousreply 27103/14/2019

R271 he either really likes doing fanservice or he has a straight crush on Tyler, can’t tell

by Anonymousreply 27203/14/2019

R272 He knows the shipper fangurls are the only ones who can keep this show alive.

by Anonymousreply 27303/14/2019

r273 If only the producers knew that too.

by Anonymousreply 27403/16/2019

R274 Exactly, not keeping the Malex momentum going from the first few episodes was a huge mistake.

by Anonymousreply 27503/16/2019

The show is considered very likely to be renewed by people who track these things.

by Anonymousreply 27603/16/2019

R276 can't say that's too surprising.

by Anonymousreply 27703/16/2019

Also one thing that wasn't brought up that I wanted to mentioned, notice how when Max says he knows Michael is into Alex, Michael's first reaction is to clarify it is just Alex (and he isn't secretly gay or whatever).

Which I thought was surprising, Alex is the only guy that Michael has been with? It veers a little dangerously close to that "gay for you" m/m romance cliche.

by Anonymousreply 27803/16/2019

Michael seems pretty much a loner. I’m betting Alex is the one person Michael has been with.

by Anonymousreply 27903/16/2019

Nah r279. Even though we haven't seen it on screen, there have been lots of references that Michael sleeps around with different women.

Before his first time with Alex, Michael mentions this is far from his first time. The pilot had Michael talking about having "lots of casual sex", and Max immediately assumes Michael must be banging Maria when he sees them together.

I just assumed that he was also openly banging guys, but apparently that is a secret and he has only gone there with Alex.

by Anonymousreply 28003/16/2019

Michael clearly said that his first time with Alex was his first time with MEN.

by Anonymousreply 28103/16/2019

This is what Carina had to say about it on twitter

[quote]Michael wasn't opening up, he was shutting down. He was getting defensive, as if Alex is some glitch in his otherwise straightness, as if his feelings are just a broken part. That self-hatred and self-dismissal is what Max didn't need to hear.

by Anonymousreply 28203/16/2019

That hat is cringey.

by Anonymousreply 28303/16/2019

Yeah, it reminds me a bit of a Trumpster "Make America Great Again" hat, except it's pink instead of red.

by Anonymousreply 28403/16/2019

R284 don't think she's that stupid. That'd be a big controversy for the show.

by Anonymousreply 28503/16/2019

I wasn't saying it WAS a Trumpster hat, I was just agreeing with R283 that the style of it is ugly and that it *reminds* me of the MAGA hats.

by Anonymousreply 28603/16/2019

Uh, the face is cringier.

by Anonymousreply 28703/16/2019

R287 her tweet is cringier.

by Anonymousreply 28803/16/2019

The have the telenovela dramatic stares down pat.

Uh oh, Vlamis is going for the lady ham.

by Anonymousreply 28903/19/2019

Well that’s disappointing.

by Anonymousreply 29003/19/2019

lol Alex finding that his fag hag Maria fucked Michael.

by Anonymousreply 29103/19/2019

Vlamis looked hot shirtless in a cowboy hat.

by Anonymousreply 29203/19/2019

Well, here's the love triangle.

by Anonymousreply 29303/19/2019

Michael is an alien slut. He'll cheat on both of them.

by Anonymousreply 29403/19/2019

The twist will be if Alex is the one he knocks up

by Anonymousreply 29503/19/2019

[quote]lol Alex finding that his fag hag Maria fucked Michael.

Sounds kind of gross.

by Anonymousreply 29603/19/2019

Actually, I prefer Kyle/Alex... Michael is unreliable and a hot mess.

by Anonymousreply 29703/20/2019

[Quote] Michael is unreliable and a hot mess.

Sounds familiar

by Anonymousreply 29803/20/2019

Who wants this dialog? Michael: "So you wanna know who I am... or you wanna know what I am?" Alex: "Yes." Scene ends... What?!

by Anonymousreply 29903/20/2019

So is the consensus here that it is not as good as the original?

by Anonymousreply 30003/20/2019

R300 Writing and acting are both awful. But it's a pretty gay trainwreck, so it's hard to look away.

by Anonymousreply 30103/20/2019

R300 they usually aren't.

by Anonymousreply 30203/20/2019

So when Isobel comes out of the egg will she be played by a different actress?

by Anonymousreply 30303/20/2019

The mole will have completely taken over her body

by Anonymousreply 30403/20/2019

Of course they had to go and make Michael hook up with Maria, can't have their token bisexual guy be just GAY. Looks like it was just a one night stand so hopefully no boring love triangle.

I don't completely understand what's happening in the plot though. How do they all already know? Kyle knows Alex is in love with Michael, Alex knows everyone is an alien... blah... Did it all happen behind the scenes? Am I missing something? Is Isobel's husband a psycho or an alien? Can they just show us Michael and Alex fuck again so I can forget that there's plot?

by Anonymousreply 30503/20/2019

R305 Hopefully, the sex will happen next episode after they finish their cut off conversation. It's been a long dry spell for Alex.

by Anonymousreply 30603/20/2019

[quote]Is Isobel's husband a psycho or an alien?

I think he's alien, but a rival species of Isobel, Max, and Michael's species.

by Anonymousreply 30703/20/2019

He’s the 4th alien?

by Anonymousreply 30803/20/2019

[Quote]don't completely understand what's happening in the plot though. How do they all already know? Kyle knows Alex is in love with Michael, Alex knows everyone is an alien... blah...

Yeah it feels weird how very quickly they sped into everyone knowing and immediately accepting aliens walk among them without any hesitation. It feels jarring.

And even Kyle knowing that Alex and Michael were together when say Maria has no idea also felt pretty jarring.

The execution of how this show has written often leaves you wanting.

Was this the episode Shiri directed? I did think the directing felt nice.

by Anonymousreply 30903/20/2019

[quote]I think he's alien, but a rival species of Isobel, Max, and Michael's species.

A skin, like on the original?

by Anonymousreply 31003/20/2019

[quote]Was this the episode Shiri directed? I did think the directing felt nice.

Yup, she directed this one.

by Anonymousreply 31103/20/2019

I doubt Isobels husband is the 4th alien, he seemed to honestly have no clue that Isobel was an alien or anything supernatural was going on til this episode. None his actions feel consistent with that to, though you never know with this show. As one poster cleverly said you couldn't be surprised if they suddenly reveal Kyle is a werewolf.

by Anonymousreply 31203/20/2019

Shiri did her best with a script that was all over the place. The odd time jump (was it six weeks or something) really makes this episode feel like it should be the return episode after a hiatus. The character dynamics have changed significantly. Alex is now the one in charge of this alien project and Kyle just kind of roll over for this coup? But I like the opportunity for more Kyle/Alex bonding. Having Isobel gone (she's not missed so can they drag out her return?) give more time to the bromance between Max and Michael! Of course, Maria getting herself in between Malex feels more like a nod to the old show than anything else since they have more of a friend chemistry here. All the romantic tension is between Malex, so she can only ever be a third wheel anyway.

by Anonymousreply 31303/20/2019

[Quote] so she can only ever be a third wheel anyway.

Are you sure about that?? I mean, it's only the first season.

by Anonymousreply 31403/20/2019

R316 I'm just saying there is some flirtation/sex but no serious romantic tension between Michael and Maria so far compared to stacked history of angst and forbidden love between Malex. So unless that changes, Maria is no competition to Alex.

by Anonymousreply 31503/20/2019

Ship war incoming.

by Anonymousreply 31603/20/2019

This show finished fliming before any episode aired. They didn't know what the reaction to Michael and Alex was going to be. I fully believe that why Michael is bi and why they're floating the idea that Michael and Maria will happen beyond a one night stand. While keeping Michael and Alex dangling.

If there was a blacklash they would "fix it" in season two and fully do Michael and Maria. It's kind of transparent and honestly predictable once they started saying he was bi in interviews.

by Anonymousreply 31703/20/2019

Bad writing is bad. At this point I'm only watching because I've a crush for Mike. But if Maria and him become a thing I'll just stop. I'm too much of a heterophobe for that shit.

by Anonymousreply 31803/21/2019

I was such a Michael / Maria fan way back. This time I don't want her anywhere near Michael.

by Anonymousreply 31903/21/2019

Is this thread infested with tumblr fraus? Why do you care so much? They hooked up, big deal.

by Anonymousreply 32003/21/2019

Why do you care so much if we care?

by Anonymousreply 32103/22/2019

Really enjoy this show. Nice drama and mystery.

by Anonymousreply 32203/26/2019

Roswell time!

by Anonymousreply 32303/26/2019

He’s married to an egg person. HA!

by Anonymousreply 32403/26/2019

Don't blame me for that girl. I have enough to deal with with one daughter

by Anonymousreply 32503/26/2019

She rrrrembers Rrrrosa!

by Anonymousreply 32603/26/2019

So did they go back to their home planet in the original?

by Anonymousreply 32703/26/2019

No MALEX?

by Anonymousreply 32803/26/2019

This was the best episode in a long time. The plots were coherent and moved at a brisk pace. If it can stay like this, the show is a rather enjoyable guilty pleasure watch.

by Anonymousreply 32903/26/2019

[quote]So did they go back to their home planet in the original?

No. They made an attempt at the end of Season 2, but stayed on Earth (except for Tess -- Emilie De Ravin).

by Anonymousreply 33003/26/2019

I laughed at the conversation between Alex and fag hag Maria over Michael in the bar.

If this show gets a second season, I wonder if they'll try to pair Maria with Kyle.

by Anonymousreply 33103/26/2019

In real life, I think the original Kyle (Nick Wechsler) is gay.

by Anonymousreply 33203/26/2019

Kyle is out of Maria’s league.

She looks like maid at the local Motel 6

by Anonymousreply 33303/26/2019

Ugh no new episode next week. CW is fucking this show up. I wouldn't be surprised if it gets canned.

by Anonymousreply 33403/26/2019

It would be shocking if it got cancelled. All American is the CW show that will get the axe this year.

by Anonymousreply 33503/26/2019

r336= Delusional Tyler Blackburn fangurl. Calm yourself, he really isn't all that.

by Anonymousreply 33603/26/2019

I read Alex when you said Kyle, I should stop drunk DLing.

by Anonymousreply 33703/26/2019

[Quote] Kyle is out of Maria’s league. She looks like maid at the local Motel 6

by Anonymousreply 33803/26/2019

R336, which poster are you referring to?

by Anonymousreply 33903/26/2019

^^^ Isn’t it obvious, he was arguing with himself! And yes Tyler is all that, in fact he’s up for the lead in the gender switch remake of She’s All That, Freddy will be reprising his role as high school jock.

by Anonymousreply 34003/26/2019

[Quote] in fact he’s up for the lead in the gender switch remake of She’s All That, Freddy will be reprising his role as high school jock.

by Anonymousreply 34103/26/2019

I'm assuming R340 is joking.

by Anonymousreply 34203/26/2019

^^^ If I had the tech skills I would build a whole website just to prove you wrong. But seriously doesn’t he look like the male Rachel Leigh Cook?

by Anonymousreply 34303/26/2019

I hate to admit it but I kind of like the dynamic of the Alex/Michael/Maria triangle. I'm looking forward to how it plays out, again, as long as Alex has a side piece while the Michael/Maria part is happening.

by Anonymousreply 34403/27/2019

I wish Alex hooked up with Kyle.

by Anonymousreply 34503/27/2019

So I guess the mystery now is supposed to be who the 4th alien is. There aren't that many candidates if it is going to be someone we've met. Though I guess it could just as easily be a brand new character given how the writing goes.

by Anonymousreply 34603/27/2019

It’s a shape shifter!

by Anonymousreply 34703/27/2019

R345 A Kyle/Alex/Michael triangle would really be out of this world.

by Anonymousreply 34803/27/2019

🎭

by Anonymousreply 34903/27/2019

I wonder if Kyle's dad is really dead? He could be the 4th alien who, because of the brain cancer, got crazy and now is hiding somewhere (with the help of Kyle's mother).

by Anonymousreply 35003/27/2019

I laugh at how they have Isobel wearing stupid turquoise jewelry. No woman under 50 in New Mexico wears that crap.

by Anonymousreply 35103/27/2019

Where’s the person who read the books? Is any of this present story anything covered in the novels?

by Anonymousreply 35203/27/2019

R351 Then it makes sense. Isobel is older than 50...

by Anonymousreply 35303/27/2019

[quote]In real life, I think the original Kyle (Nick Wechsler) is gay.

What makes you say that?

by Anonymousreply 35403/27/2019

Well, he's 40 and not married but that really doesn't mean much I guess R354

by Anonymousreply 35503/27/2019

R354, it's been discussed on other threads, such as the "Who Will Come Out in 2019" threads, etc.

Nick Wechsler is not only 40 and never married, but he never seems to have mentioned a girlfriend. Either during the original 'Roswell' 20 years ago, or during his regular 4-season run on "Revenge" a few years ago.

by Anonymousreply 35603/27/2019

Kind of badass for an actor being able to skirt around bearding up for a great deal of his longterm projects (Roswell & Revenge).

by Anonymousreply 35703/28/2019

R357 it is?

by Anonymousreply 35803/28/2019

Nothing of the sort was happening in the books. But there was a mind controlling big bad alien in one of them who controlled another alien and killed Kyle’s dad. I think he was a journalist or an editor of sorts and wanted alien stones.

by Anonymousreply 35903/28/2019

I'm surprised the Tyler Blackburn nude that was circling around the net recently wasn't posted here.

by Anonymousreply 36003/28/2019

It was posted on the Tyler Blackburn thread a couple of weeks ago, R360.

by Anonymousreply 36103/28/2019

R360 So Tyler is a top... not surprised seeing who he's dating.

by Anonymousreply 36203/28/2019

^^^ Would that go something like this?

by Anonymousreply 36303/28/2019

And this?

by Anonymousreply 36403/28/2019

And this?

by Anonymousreply 36503/28/2019

Is that footage from “Roswell, After Dark”?

by Anonymousreply 36603/28/2019

R366, I think that's the sex scene Tyler did with Cheyenne Jackson on another show a few years ago.

by Anonymousreply 36703/28/2019

^^^ It’s from the movie musical Hello Again. Tyler is also paired with T. R. Knight having sex on a sinking Titanic, but I didn’t find any gifs of them. Oh course he one to watch in the movie is Gerard Nolan Funk as the soldier.

by Anonymousreply 36803/28/2019

[quote]So Tyler is a top... not surprised seeing who he's dating.

Have you seen the new pics Chandler posted yesterday?

Tyler liked them . . .

by Anonymousreply 36903/28/2019

I knew the 4th alien was Isabel’s husband!

by Anonymousreply 37004/09/2019

Is that what was revealed r370? I'm not surprised, just disappointed honestly.

by Anonymousreply 37104/09/2019

R370 What a waste!

by Anonymousreply 37204/09/2019

Is interest in the show fading? This thread hadn't been posted on for 2 or 3 weeks.

by Anonymousreply 37304/09/2019

Last week was a rerun.

by Anonymousreply 37404/09/2019

R373 My interest has faded... To little homo activity to keep me around.

by Anonymousreply 37504/09/2019

R375, that's the sense I got, too.

This thread has become less popular over the past month.

by Anonymousreply 37604/09/2019

Well there’s only 2 more episodes left..

by Anonymousreply 37704/09/2019

When does the renewal decision get made?

by Anonymousreply 37804/09/2019

Who knows when CW is going to announce the fate of Roswell r378? It is expected they will renew it, but I've also seen many surprises in my day when it comes to these decisions.

by Anonymousreply 37904/09/2019

Pretty good episode... but an episode without Alex is missing something. Also, does making Noah the fourth alien really makes sense? Where was he during those high school years when Rosa was murdered? I don't recall him in the flashback episode.

by Anonymousreply 38004/09/2019

May is the deadline for a renewal or cancellation

by Anonymousreply 38104/09/2019

So they're leaving the announcement a bit late?

by Anonymousreply 38204/09/2019

Why did they write Alex and Kyle out of an entire episode? This show especially needs male eyecandies...

by Anonymousreply 38304/09/2019

Except for the lack of Alex, not a bad episode.

by Anonymousreply 38404/09/2019

French kissing...

by Anonymousreply 38504/09/2019

Mikey got callback for pilot...

by Anonymousreply 38604/09/2019

[Quote] French kissing...

In the USA!

by Anonymousreply 38704/09/2019

Hyping episode 12 next week... It better deliver!

by Anonymousreply 38804/10/2019

You can't have a mystery without suspects and this show forgot to add suspects so everyone knew it had to be Noah. They should have let it be Maria. Hopefully if it is renewed that the producers see how popular Michael and Alex are and keep them together. Let Maria and Tyler get together if you need another hetero couple so bad.

by Anonymousreply 38904/10/2019

I think this was probably the best episode of the series so far.

I agree that the lack of suspects in this mystery made the “reveal” obvious and anti-climatic. They should have developed some more of the townspeople a little more so it could have been a more interesting choice.

That aside, the episode was well-structured and well-paced (dare I even say decently acted from most!)

by Anonymousreply 39004/10/2019

No Malex no fun

by Anonymousreply 39104/10/2019

They also seem to have forgotten they revealed the fourth alien was a male obsessed with Rosa. I am still confused how Noah fit into the high school timeline when Rosa was killed. Was he a student there at the high school or somewhere else?

by Anonymousreply 39204/10/2019

Next week episode has Alex and Kyle in their own separate storyline.

Michael and Maria are going to be a couple by the end of the season and if they get a second season it will focus on Michael getting jealous of Alex going on dates.

by Anonymousreply 39304/10/2019

Is there a large dating pool in Roswell?

by Anonymousreply 39404/10/2019

R393 I kind of prefer Alex and Kyle anyway.... Michael looks like he won't shower and thinks it's sexy. Maria can have him.

by Anonymousreply 39504/10/2019

^^^ Loves me some dirty, dirty Michael!

by Anonymousreply 39604/10/2019

If they get a second season, they'll probably pair Isobel with Kyle.

by Anonymousreply 39704/10/2019

R397 Run, Kyle, Run! She will eat you alive!

by Anonymousreply 39804/10/2019

[quote]They also seem to have forgotten they revealed the fourth alien was a male obsessed with Rosa. I am still confused how Noah fit into the high school timeline when Rosa was killed. Was he a student there at the high school or somewhere else?

I'm guessing they'll explain that he was secretly watching them. He could have came out of his pod a few years before Max, Isobel, and Michael came out of theirs.

by Anonymousreply 39904/10/2019

I did not miss Alex at all this episode. Why can’t they ever allow the two hottest male actors on a show be paired as the gay couple? Of course Michael has to be stuck with Alex, the ugly one, and would never be paired with a hottie like Kyle.

I guess How to Get Away With Murder has two hot guys together, but would it have killed them to cast a hot (male) love interest for Michael on this show?

by Anonymousreply 40004/10/2019

[quote]Why can’t they ever allow the two hottest male actors on a show be paired as the gay couple?

The entertainment industry hasn't progressed that far yet.

by Anonymousreply 40104/10/2019

I thought it was weird when Max said he thought Michael was gay. It seemed implied in the pilot and other episodes that Michael would fuck women that he was picking up in bars. I also thought Max would have known that Michael fucked Maria in Texas.

by Anonymousreply 40204/10/2019

Feels like that entire scene was just done so that Michael could declare his bisexuality

by Anonymousreply 40304/10/2019

[Quote]I thought it was weird when Max said he thought Michael was gay. It seemed implied in the pilot and other episodes that Michael would fuck women that he was picking up in bars

Finding out a guy has a secret relationship with a man is enough to get a lot of people to assume he is gay, regardless of whatever history with women he might also have.

You see it in the DL all the time, guys are either gay or straight.

by Anonymousreply 40404/10/2019

R401 well they should get a move on.

by Anonymousreply 40504/10/2019

[quote]I agree that the lack of suspects in this mystery made the “reveal” obvious and anti-climatic.

Yes, because they didn't develop any suspects other than the obvious Noah one they had to throw in Maria as an attempt at a red herring which didn't work. But it wasn't a bad episode by Roswell standards.

[quote]They also seem to have forgotten they revealed the fourth alien was a male obsessed with Rosa.

I wouldn't say they forgot, they had that entire exchange where Noah tells Isobel how much he loves Rosa.

by Anonymousreply 40604/11/2019

R406 I meant throwing Maria into the mix made no sense if we already knew it was male obsessed with Rosa.

by Anonymousreply 40704/11/2019

I think they were trying to pull the whole "Maria was Rosa's best friend and was obsessed and possessive of her" card.

by Anonymousreply 40804/11/2019

Well now that the mystery is solved where else can the storyline go without becoming Roswell 90210?

by Anonymousreply 40904/11/2019

R409 They still have "the government is gonna capture the aliens or foil their attempt to return home" plot.

by Anonymousreply 41004/11/2019

I mean there is an entire alien civilization deciding to come to earth plot and several decades of government cover up, there is a lot to keep the sci fi element as vein of interest.

by Anonymousreply 41104/11/2019

I hope it goes in that direction and not soapier territory.

by Anonymousreply 41204/11/2019

I mean it is Roswell not Star Trek r412, we signed up for the soapy stuff, but what makes it different than One Tree Hill is the addition of the sci fi stuff.

by Anonymousreply 41304/11/2019

I wonder if Noah was possesing/mind controlling Maria during the previous time Isobel tried to manipulate her.

by Anonymousreply 41404/11/2019

I imagine one of the next episodes will have flashbacks with Noah in them (what happened from his point of view). I am sure they will go deeper in the aliens' backstory (how did they end up on earth?). Also at some point Alex with give Mikey the alien console artifact getting Mikey one step closer to rebuild the spaceship (not that they'll ever leave *lol*).

by Anonymousreply 41504/12/2019

Evil Noah looks sexy... I hope he sticks around.

by Anonymousreply 41604/12/2019

I admit I was sad after watching the scene of Alex and Michael near that alien's holding cell.

by Anonymousreply 41704/16/2019

That's a pretty meh episode especially the Malex+Kyle on a mission subplot... (the Noah plot was better though not much actually happened) The whole Malex emotional scene just felt off, out of place or the actors weren't up to it. Maybe it's because the whole situation was so ridiculous.... The whole military facility had all of 2 people working there? Not to mention the security was near non-existent for a secret facility... It felt like the show/writers bit off more than they could chew.

by Anonymousreply 41804/16/2019

[Quote] It felt like the show/writers bit off more than they could chew.

Sounds like the CW.

by Anonymousreply 41904/16/2019

I miss Tess as the fourth alien!

by Anonymousreply 42004/17/2019

R420 you do?

by Anonymousreply 42104/17/2019

Yes, she had a better story arc and her mindwarping skills were legendary. A much better 4th than Noah, who maybe dead soon like all the old aliens who had all of 7 minutes of story time.

by Anonymousreply 42204/17/2019

I enjoyed her scenes with Kyle. The effects for this though....

by Anonymousreply 42304/17/2019

Tyler finally came out.

by Anonymousreply 42404/19/2019

So he comes out as bi, not gay. Hmm...

by Anonymousreply 42504/19/2019

Yeah, most of us thought he was gay.

by Anonymousreply 42604/19/2019

He is.

by Anonymousreply 42704/19/2019

I thought the article says queer?

by Anonymousreply 42804/19/2019

R428, I think he uses the terms queer, fluid & bisexual.

by Anonymousreply 42904/19/2019

Did he say he is currently in a same-sex GAY relationship, though?

by Anonymousreply 43004/19/2019

R430, in the article at R424, he mentions a boyfriend but doesn't give any specifics.

Last time I checked, he hadn't officially named Chandler on IG or Twitter.

by Anonymousreply 43104/19/2019

R431 Well, good. A baby step is still a nod to his relationship.

by Anonymousreply 43204/19/2019

I liked the finale up until the last few minutes.

by Anonymousreply 43304/23/2019

Girl needed some makeup.

by Anonymousreply 43404/23/2019

What are the odds for 13 more episodes?

by Anonymousreply 43504/23/2019

What a waste of my time... Alex got more and more marginalized as the season progressed... to the point he was barely in the finale. The show even went as far as implying Max fixing Michael's hand was like setting him free from his past, i.e. Alex, and there Michael went straight to kissing Maria! No wonder the Malex fans are mad. They sat through 13 episodes of uneven material to get to this unsatisfying conclusion.

by Anonymousreply 43604/23/2019

So if there is a second season it will be Michael and Maria together and Alex pining in the background. He'll be too preoccupied with his research into his father's work to find a new man. See we have gay characters, one's with a woman and ones a eunuch.

by Anonymousreply 43704/24/2019

r436 Thanks for that. I'm glad now I bailed as soon as I realised there was going to be a bisexual triangle.

by Anonymousreply 43804/24/2019

[quote]What are the odds for 13 more episodes?

I think the odds are good. All American had lower ratings and that the CW show In The Dark isn't doing well either. The EPs of All American are claiming that there have gained viewers because of Netflix. I wonder if Roswell is cheaper show to produce because it films in New Mexico vs. All American being filmed in California.

by Anonymousreply 43904/24/2019

[Quote] and that the CW show In The Dark isn't doing well either.

Ugh really? I thought it looked pretty good based on the trailer. Although I also didn't think the CW was the right network for it. It's fucking Ringer all over again 😔

by Anonymousreply 44004/24/2019

R440 I've been watching that show and it's not all that bad. But, yeah the CW was the wrong network for it. It's something that would have been better off on a basic cable network like USA or TNT.

by Anonymousreply 44104/24/2019

R441 I haven't watched it yet but I thought it looked like a decent show compared to the usual CW fare. Also doesn't hurt that Casey Deidrick from Teen Wolf is in it.

by Anonymousreply 44204/24/2019

R441 I would watch it but since there doesn't seem to be any gay male characters, my interest is pretty low.

by Anonymousreply 44304/24/2019

R442 I think it's slightly better than other CW shows. I'll keep watching it even thought it'll probably get canned. I just hope the main mystery on the show has some resolution in the last episode.

by Anonymousreply 44404/24/2019

[Quote] I'll keep watching it even thought it'll probably get canned.

I hope not. If that does happen they'll probably just replace it with another shitty Arrowverse show.

by Anonymousreply 44504/24/2019

What a good friend Maria is to Alec.

by Anonymousreply 44604/24/2019

Liz is just as bad, telling her to go for it.

by Anonymousreply 44704/24/2019

And all three shows are renewed

by Anonymousreply 44804/24/2019

I an surprised they renewed All American and In the Dark, Roswell was always a fairly certain renewal.

by Anonymousreply 44904/24/2019

449 lol what a shocking yet somewhat depressing statement.

by Anonymousreply 45004/24/2019

Love the show until the final episode. Not because of Michael going for Maria instead of Alex, but they had to bring back Rosa? For real?

by Anonymousreply 45104/24/2019

R451 Yeah, that was stupid as hell. They got rid of hot Noah to give us Rosa. As if Liz is not insufferable enough.

by Anonymousreply 45204/24/2019

[quote]I an surprised they renewed All American and In the Dark, Roswell was always a fairly certain renewal.

I'm surprised about about those two shows being renewed.

by Anonymousreply 45304/24/2019

I still wonder if Maria's mom is some kind of alien and Maria is part alien. They never explained why Isobel had trouble trying to control Maria's mind.

by Anonymousreply 45404/24/2019

The In the Dark trailer is so unpleasant. Not a single thing in it interests me to watch a show about a blind bitch trying to solve her friend's murder.

by Anonymousreply 45504/24/2019

R454 I wasn’t paying close attention, but Maria had something of the flower whose pollen screwed with the aliens powers. Maybe that’s why?

by Anonymousreply 45604/24/2019

Nice touch having a cover of the original Dido opening theme song playing over the closing scenes. I hope they use it for the season two intro.

by Anonymousreply 45704/24/2019

The writing for this show is just bad... amateurish at best.

by Anonymousreply 45804/24/2019

[quote]I wasn’t paying close attention, but Maria had something of the flower whose pollen screwed with the aliens powers. Maybe that’s why?

If the mom is an alien then the flowers could be the reason why she has mental health issues. In the episode that introduced the mom, it was revealed she knew secrets about townspeople like Kyle's dad having affairs.

by Anonymousreply 45904/24/2019

[quote]The writing for this show is just bad... amateurish at best.

That's my problem with the show. It has the potential to be better than it is, but I think the writing really let's it down.

by Anonymousreply 46004/24/2019

R460 You can tell the writer was losing her way in the second half... around the time Alex suddenly turned the table on his dad and sent him off to Africa. There was no development for that plot twist at all. A better writer would have kept building the dad as the big bad for the whole season... manipulating Kyle to do his bidding, which would make Kyle's take down of Alex's dad more satisfying. Meanwhile Alex should have further bonded with Michael helping the alien side fighting against his dad. Instead, he was sidelined for much of the second half only surfacing to be a plot device. Throwing in a Malex argument/conversation here and there just kept the relationship on a perpetual holding pattern. I actually think the ship never really developed after they had sex in the third episode. This show is a real big letdown since it failed at developing the only thing interesting about it.

by Anonymousreply 46104/24/2019

Oh lord, Rrrrrrrrosa is alive.

by Anonymousreply 46204/24/2019

Tongues will be rolling in season 2!

by Anonymousreply 46304/24/2019

Do you think the Baranski spawn made enough money this season to have the growth removed from her face?

by Anonymousreply 46404/24/2019

Lots of Malex and Tyler talk in the article.

by Anonymousreply 46504/25/2019
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