|USA||2015||30 Min||Reality-TV . Reality|
CEDRIC'S BARBER BATTLE, an all-new reality competition series hosted by actor and comedian Cedric The Entertainer.
|TV Channel:||The CW|
We get a lot of variations on other reality shows--when a barber is eliminated here, Cedric intones, in the manner of Jeff Probst on Survivor, “Sorry, you’ve been clipped” --and a lot of dull observations from the judges about technique. Trips to my own barber are more entertaining than this.Yahoo TV Full Review
As noted, enlisting Cedric to preside over this exercise represents a modest coup. Once that novelty wears off, though, as they say around the barbershop, “Next!”Variety Full Review
More interesting than watching grass grow, less interesting than chain-saw sculpturing.The New York Times Full Review