Netflix’s ‘The Kominsky Technique’ has flown under-the-radar, however simply snagged three Golden Globe nominations
- Netflix's new sequence "The Kominsky Technique" was nominated for 3 Golden Globes on Thursday, together with greatest comedy sequence.
- The present has been a bit beneath the radar till now.
- Critics gave it a 78% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, nevertheless it has a much-better 96% viewers rating.
Netflix's "The Kominsky Technique," starring Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin, hasn't had a lot buzz since its launch, nevertheless it simply obtained an enormous enhance from the Golden Globes.
The brand new sequence, which debuted final month on the streaming big, snagged three nominations on Thursday, together with greatest comedy sequence, greatest actor in a comedy (Douglas), and greatest supporting actor (Arkin). The present is among the essentially the most under-the-radar ones nominated this yr.
Within the comedy class, it can go up in opposition to final yr's winner, Amazon's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel"; HBO's "Barry"; NBC's "The Good Place"; and Showtime's "Kidding," starring Jim Carrey.
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Netflix describes the sequence like this: "Performing coach Sandy Kominsky and greatest buddy Norman Newlander preserve one another laughing as they navigate the ups and downs of getting older."
Critics have been lukewarm concerning the present when it premiered, giving it a 78% Rotten Tomatoes critic rating. Those that did prefer it praised the appearing of Douglas and Arkin, two giants within the business.
"Seeing these two Oscar-winning actors play off one another is like an appearing workshop in itself," Jana Monji wrote for RogerEbert.com.
Viewers who've seen it have been extra enthusiastic than critics, and the present at present has a 96% viewers rating from over 100 person scores on Rotten Tomatoes.
However on the Golden Globes, will probably be laborious to beat the defending champ "Maisel" and "Barry," which took residence appearing Emmys for Invoice Hader and Henry Winkler earlier this yr.
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