Pearson: ‘The Donor’ Review

In Pearson’s ‘The Donor,’ we explore family, love, and guilt. Jessica (Gina Torres) deals with Pat McGann (Wayne Duvall) while Keri (Bethany Joy Lenz) and Bobby (Morgan Spector) continue their affair. Jeff (D.B. Woodside) also comes into town, but it’s a huge mess when Angela (Chantel Riley) and her family interfere with Jeff and Jessica’s…

Pearson: ‘The Former City Attorney’ Recap & Review

Although drastically different from Suits, Pearson follows its predecessor’s footsteps with a flashback episode. This week on Pearson, we see the beginnings of an affair, revisit old friendships, and learn a little more about the mysterious Tommy Deal. The episode opens with a flashback from five years ago, where we see Keri (Bethany Joy Lenz)…

Pearson: ‘The Deputy Mayor’ Recap & Review

Where the hell is Chicago’s mayor? On this week’s episode of Pearson, Keri (Bethany Joy Lenz) and Derrick (Eli Goree) deal with the absence of the mayor while Jessica (Gina Torres) searches for answers regarding the dead body seen at the end of episode one, ‘The Alderman.’ With Mayor Novak (Morgan Spector) on leave this…

Pearson: ‘The Union Leader’ Recap & Review

It seems like Jessica’s (Gina Torres) sly moves in ‘The Alderman’ have come back to bite her. In this week’s episode of Pearson, Jessica struggles with Pat McGann (Wayne Duvall), Keri (Bethany Joy Lenz) deals with her relationship problems, and Yoli (Isabel Arraiza) learns the ropes of the fifth floor of City Hall. A very…

Pearson: ‘The Superintendent’ Recap & Review

In this week’s episode of USA Network’s newest show, Pearson, both new fans of Jessica (Gina Torres) and old fans of Suits get to experience Jessica’s brilliance once more. Throughout this episode, audiences watch as Jessica weaves her way through Chicago, using the people around her, along with her wits, to solve the mayor’s toughest…

Pearson: ‘The Alderman’ Recap & Review

If you thought that Aaron Korsh’s Pearson was going to be anything like his dramedy, Suits, then you were wrong. Pearson is a departure from Korsh’s typical comedy writing such as Everybody Loves Raymond and Love, Inc.; dark, political, and intense, it is a welcomed change from Suits. Opening the episode with the former lawyer,…