Gentefied: Season 1 Reviews

March 25, 2020
Gentefied continues breaking boundaries by gently upending harmful stereotypes of toxic masculinity as well.
March 23, 2020
Funny, family-centric drama examines race, class issues.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
March 9, 2020
"Gentefied" finds a lot of humor and poignancy in these conflicted characters. While it deals with sometimes serious and thorny issues, it does so with confidence and lightness, making for an engaging show.
March 9, 2020
Gentefied is an in-depth, entertaining, engaging almost-dramedy series worthy of network-level attention and acclaim.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
March 5, 2020
Gentefied is hellafied fun, smart, and has a lot of damn heart.
March 4, 2020
It's a delightful watch with plenty of characters to root for.
March 2, 2020
The way in which the series presents the ambiguities of how people deal with the unstoppable changes that threaten their way of life is original and generates curiosity. [Full Review in Spanish]
February 26, 2020
At its core, Gentefied is a bold, beautiful show about people trying to play a game in which they don't make the rules.
February 24, 2020
Gentefied is at its best when it gets specific.
February 24, 2020
The first season leaves us yearning for more depth and specificity from the characters, but it is also a huge success. It is warm, funny, relevant and expansive.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
February 21, 2020
Of the many series about immigration, gentrification and cross-cultural identities that have sprung up in the past several years, Gentefied is among the most astute. It only needs to trust that its cast will convey everything that's left unsaid.
February 21, 2020
It's a lot to pull off in a comedy while also staying focused on the central storyline, but "Gentefied" passes with flying colors.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
February 21, 2020
Pleasant enough and will only get better once it starts building out its own world.
February 21, 2020
"Gentefied's" strengths are personal: a universally understood, mostly sunny story of people driving their loved ones a little crazy, while they sort out their lives. You may relate.
February 21, 2020
"Gentefied" can be blunt. But just when you think it has stacked the deck for one argument, it reshuffles.
February 20, 2020
Once the series gets past some of its blunter instincts, it reveals some real nuance.
February 20, 2020
While direct references to the current political climate and scenes of protest against "colonizers" can feel clichéd, quieter reflections resonate because of their emphasis on the connections between characters.
February 18, 2020
The creative team and the actors make the neighborhood and its residents feel so vivid and inviting that Gentefied evolves into that rare creature: the serialized hangout show.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
February 14, 2020
At turns hilarious, scathing, and sweet, Gentefied follows in the tradition of shows like One Day at a Time, Jane the Virgin, and Vida as a series with undeniable heart.
Full Review | Original Score: 86/100
February 13, 2020
Gentefiedfeels like home.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10