The following contains mild spoilers for Modern Love Season 1.
For Modern Love and me, it was binge at first sight.
Announced last June, the anthology series based on the New York Times column of the same name instantly stole my attention. I’m a steadfast reader of the source material, and a fan of Joe Swanberg’s Easy, another anthology looking at relationships in the digital age.
With a cast including Tina Fey, John Slattery, Anne Hathaway, Catherine Keener, Dev Patel, Julia Garner, and half a dozen other performers I adore, Modern Love and I seemed meant to be. I’d watch it all in one night, with a warm cup of tea and no pants. The next morning we’d try to say goodbye, but an immediate rewatch would put us back in the throws. Read more…