Ozark: Laura Linney reveals how Ben Davis was her idea ‘Originally wasn’t there’

Even though the throwaway reference to Wendy’s brother wasn’t intended to create a whole new storyline for future seasons, Linney’s idea eventually led to the introduction of Ben. Finally, she added: “We came up with that in the boat, Jason and I, and they wrote the line in. After that, there were jokes throughout the […]

Ozark season 2 finale: What did Helen warn Wendy about in the last episode?

WARNING: This article contains spoilers from Ozark season 2 The Ozark season two finale was called Gold Coast and saw Marty Byrde (played by Jason Bateman) formulating a complex plan to get himself and his family out of Missouri and into the relative safety of Australia. But his wife Wendy (Laura Linney) threw a monumental […]

Ozark season 3 spoilers: Marty set to be killed by the Kansas City Mob?

WARNING: This article contains spoilers from Ozark season 3 The season two finale of Ozark saw the Kansas City Mob punishing the Byrdes for backtracking on their deal with the casino. A group of the mobsters were seen blowing up part of Mary Byrde’s (played by Jason Bateman) offices after learning that he had gone […]

Water Cooler: Ozark, Doctor Who, Black Klansman, Always Sunny, Money Heist, Predator, Conjuring, Pachinko, Doom Patrol

On the September 11, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by managing editor Jacob Hall, senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to talk about what they’ve been up to at the Water Cooler. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes, Google Play, Overcast, Spotify and all the […]

Netflix crime thriller ‘Ozark’ returns August 31st

When we left Ozark’s Marty Byrde (Jason Bateman), it looked like he had struck a deal that solved his and his family’s most immediate and life-threatening problems. But moments later that all went away, setting the Byrdes up for a whole host of new troubles in season two. Now, Netflix has given us a look […]

‘Ozark’ Trailer: Jason Bateman Launders the Cartel’s Drug Money in Netflix’s New Drama

I thought the teaser trailer for Jason Bateman and Laura Linney‘s dark new Netflix thriller Ozark looked intriguing, but I hadn’t seen anything yet. The streaming service has released a full trailer and this show is giving off some serious Breaking Bad vibes: a money launderer for the cartel gets in over his head, moves out of […]

‘Ozark’ Trailer: Jason Bateman Gets in Over His Head

Jason Bateman‘s new Netflix show, Ozark, couldn’t look like a greater contrast to Arrested Development, his other Netflix series about an ethically dubious businessman. While Bateman’s comedy series is about keeping the family together, his new show is about keeping the family alive. The actor-director is behind the camera on Ozark as well. He executive produced the […]

‘Ozark’ Trailer: Jason Bateman Leads Another Netflix Show

I love watching great television shows. But at this point, the rate at which Netflix is dropping new content on its subscribers is almost aggressive. They’re starting to seem like the Joker in The Dark Knight, setting fire to massive piles of cash in a darkened warehouse for no reason other than that they enjoy the chaos of […]