“If there is a term for gasping, laughing and crying simultaneously, that is what this scene made me do. “Gonna” is an ’80s-sitcom premise, executed not at all sitcommily.
The series explores story lines that practically scream for teen-show melodrama — drinking, drug use, bullying — and treats them with audacity and deft humor. A story arc involving Matilda’s becoming sexually active seems to be barreling toward very-special-episode territory, but takes a left turn into a nuanced, tricky examination of autism and consent.” – The NY Times
Episodes 2, 3, 5, 6 and 10 are directed by Silas Howard.