“Revenge” producer Mike Kelley is kind of a genius.
I try not to throw that word around lightly, but the Winnetka native earns the praise for creating a must-see, damn-it’s-not-on-this-week drama at 9 p.m. Wednesdays on ABC.
I’d call it a guilty pleasure, but I feel no guilt at all enjoying it.
Kelley’s real genius—and I’m an idiot for not seeing this earlier but I was too preoccupied with all its soapy goodness—is that he’s taken on the recession in an incredibly entertaining way.
Having the show’s main character, Emily Thorne (Emily VanCamp) plot the downfall of the corrupt rich folks who...