Akash Singh

Featured Critic
Akash J. Saran (He/They) is a featured critic at That Shelf. Akash is several things in training: an attorney, novelist, and an experienced sodomite. They enjoy period pieces starring Dev Patel, films about writers making it in New York City, and the Paddington Cinematic Universe.


Articles by Akash Singh:


  • The Mandalorian Season 2 Finale Featured
    December 19, 2020

    The Mandalorian Season 2 Review

    Season two of The Mandalorian has proven to be a highlight of the Disney Star Wars era – and even when it leans too hard into the nostalgia there’s still something extremely compelling thanks to the unlikely pairing at its core.

  • Dune Trailer
    September 9, 2020

    The Dune Trailer is Here!

    The first trailer for Denis Villeneuve’s “unfilmable” adaptation of the sci-fi classic DUNE is here – and it brought some serious star power!

  • Killing Eve Episode 3.06: “End of Game"”
    May 29, 2020

    Killing Eve 3×06: “End of Game” Review

    This season of Killing Eve has been defined by its characters responding to and learning how to adapt to wildly changing circumstances. Episode 6 takes that idea and sprints with it.

  • HBO Max
    May 27, 2020

    HBO Max Unveiled!

    HBO Max is here! We break down all of the content available on the new streaming service so you can dive right in.