HBO hit a home run with the first season of “The Righteous Gemstones.”
I finally banged out the finale last night, and the dark comedy with Danny McBride, Adam DeVine, Walton Goggins and John Goodman was one of the best shows I’ve seen in a long time.
Preview - Righteous - Gemstones - Something
When I first saw a preview for “The Righteous Gemstones,” I knew it was something I’d probably be interested in.
After all, McBride made himself a comedy star with “Eastbound and Down” and “Vice Principals,” Goggins has shown incredible acting range from “Justified” to “Vice Principals” and we all know what Goodman is capable of.
Members - Evangelist - Family - Gold - Bit
All of them together as members of a major evangelist family was bound to be comedy gold, and it didn’t disappoint one bit.
The entire first season revolves around Jesse Gemstone (McBride) being blackmailed over a tape filmed by his son Gideon showing the eldest Gemstone son engaged...