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Review: 'Betrayal' is a big, honkin' bore
After watching the pilot episode of ABC's Betrayal (Sunday, 9 p.m., Ch. 4), two questions immediately popped to mind.
First, could that possibly have been as boring as I thought?
And, second, what were ABC executives thinking when they picked this up as a series?
Answer: I have absolutely no idea.
"Betrayal" is a grim, uninteresting and mind-numbing soap opera that's less interesting than looking out the window and watching your neighbors.
This series is about a married woman, Sara (Hannah Ware), and a married man, Jack (Stuart Townsend) - married to other people, that is - who are inexplicably attracted to one another. Quicker than you can say, "adultery," they're sleeping with each other.<
It's muddled and, worse yet, dull.
The big "Betrayal" here is what ABC is perpetrating on the viewing public.