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

  • Familiar-looking truTV comedy 'I'm Sorry' offers some fresh perspective

    Familiar-looking truTV comedy 'I'm Sorry' offers some fresh perspective

    There is a lot of television around, and the fact that many shows resemble other shows tends to bring up the question of how much of any particular product the market can bear. "I'm Sorry," a new sitcom premiering Wednesday on truTV — the sort of off-brand network that itself brings up the question...

  • 'Will' examines Shakespeare's younger years

    'Will' examines Shakespeare's younger years

    William Shakespeare, the Bard of Avon, still the greatest writer the English language has produced, is back, as he always will be. A New York production of "Julius Caesar," in which the eponymous emperor was represented in the likeness of a certain sitting president, was recently controversial....

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