Robert Lloyd

Columnist

Robert Lloyd has been a Los Angeles Times television critic since 2003. Previously, he held that position at L.A. Weekly, whose music editor and critic he also was for some years, and was the author of the Today column at the late Los Angeles Herald-Examiner. His oral history of “Freaks & Geeks” appeared in the January 2013 issue of Vanity Fair. Sometimes, usually after dark, he masquerades as a musician (credits available on request).

Recent Articles

  • Maria Bamford returns with a bang in ‘Lady Dynamite's’ second season

    Maria Bamford returns with a bang in ‘Lady Dynamite's’ second season

    One of the great advantages to living in the 21st century is that Maria Bamford’s “Lady Dynamite,” a giddy comedy of mental challenges and spiritual optimism, is on TV. To remind you of this fact, a second season began streaming on Netflix last week. Given that her series, a fractured reflection...

  • Brit comedy 'Back' an awkward delight

    Brit comedy 'Back' an awkward delight

    “Back,” a British comedy making its way to America on Thursday by way of the streaming channel Sundance Now, reunites the team of David Mitchell and Robert Webb (“Peep Show,” “That Mitchell and Webb Look”) with each other and with creator Simon Blackwell, who wrote for “Peep Show.” Some readers...

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