Life Sentence Review: Re-Inventing the Abbotts (Season 1 Episode 2)

Life Sentence Season 1 Episode 2
After being cured of cancer and beginning her post-cancer life sentence, Stella continues to struggle with the aftermath of the last eight years. Most notably, the difference in opinion between her parents about what to do with their childhood home.

On Life Sentence Season 1 Episode 2, otherwise titled “Yikes” (which I said about twenty times during the episode), Stella and Wes deal with an immigration officer policing their marriage after Wes is threatened with deportation because of their quickie marriage and the misfiling of paperwork. Meanwhile, Ida and Paul are at war over whether to sell the house, sending Stella into the lion’s den with her mother.

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Life Sentence Review: Pilot (Season 1 Episode 1)

Life Sentence Season 1 Episode 1
After discovering she’s not dying of cancer, as she’s spent the last eight years of her life believing, Stella is tasked with finding a path for her future.

OnĀ Life Sentence Season 1 Episode 1, “Pilot,” the journey of Stella and the Abbotts begins as Stella learns she’s cured of cancer… and that her entire family has been lying to her for the last eight years of her life about everything. While this may not have been the strongest first outing, it set up what is sure to be an incredible story as we see Stella cope with uncertain life.

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