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

  • Netflix reboot of 'One Day at a Time' is bighearted fun

    Netflix reboot of 'One Day at a Time' is bighearted fun

    Norman Lear, who brought politics to three-camera comedy back in the 1970s, has remade his feminist family sitcom "One Day at a Time" for Netflix and the 21st century. Premiering Friday, with all 13 episodes available to binge, it preserves the domestically framed, socially engaged flavor of the...

  • Tournament of Roses Parade welcomes new floats and new hosts

    Tournament of Roses Parade welcomes new floats and new hosts

    As has been the New Year's custom since 1890, the Tournament of Roses Parade made its slow, steady, not especially stately progress through Pasadena on Monday. (There is a never-on-Sunday rule that moved the parade to Jan. 2 this year.) Like the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, it is a local tradition...

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