There are three things you need to know about NBC’s new sitcom The Good Place: 1) It has a very complicated premise that’s not well explained in the ad campaign. 2) It’s very, very funny. 3) It premieres tonight at 10:00 pm ET, and you should absolutely watch it.
The best-worst show about technology came back for its second-season premiere with 100% more Ted Danson and 1000% more dei ex machina driving its plotlines than before. The cast is slightly different, but the relentless corniness is simply amplified.