Could HBO’s Succession save serial television from binge watching? Streaming platforms experiment with weekly releases

The best television is serial television, and the best serial television is magic, as HBO’s Succession just proved with its incredible finale.Going into the highly anticipated end of season 3 (panned by some as a retread of season 1), all eyes were on Kendall (Jeremy Strong). Deprived in the first episode of the titular promise, Kendall has spent the series doing everything to replace his father, Logan Roy (Brian Cox), as head of the family media empire.Having failed at every turn, weighed down…

Could HBO’s Succession save serial television from binge watching? Streaming platforms experiment with weekly releases
The best television is serial television, and the best serial television is magic, as HBO’s Succession just proved with its incredible finale.Going into the highly anticipated end of season 3 (panned by some as a retread of season 1), all eyes were on Kendall (Jeremy Strong). Deprived in the first episode of the titular promise, Kendall has spent the series doing everything to replace his father, Logan Roy (Brian Cox), as head of the family media empire.Having failed at every turn, weighed down…