Considering that it’s a show about animated, talking animals, the success of Bojack Horseman has taken many by surprise. But if you’ve ever seen the show, it’s easy to understand why viewers fall in love with the emotionally damaged characters, like the alcoholic ex-Hollywood star, the depressed writer, and the overworked agent with a ticking biological clock.
Netflix took a big chance on Bojack Horseman – one that they may not have taken if the show was pitched today.
The streaming service has changed in a big way over the last few years. But is it necessarily for the better or are we going to miss out on more great shows because of those changes?