Over recent years, MTV has gone from a music network to one of the leading channels in reality TV. In addition to reality TV shows, they have also had a few scripted series which have been seriously under-appreciated like Awkward and Finding Carter. Now, MTV’s newest scripted series Sweet/Vicious is without a doubt its best yet, as it follows Jules Thomas and Ophelia Mayer as vigilantes at the fictional Darlington University who fight for justice against sexual assaults. Since the show is so compelling, here are 10 reasons everyone should watch Sweet/Vicious:
10. Extreme Importance and Relevance
Really this is the number one reason why everyone should sit down and watch all of Sweet/Vicious: it is extremely important and extremely relevant in today’s society. Sexual assault in any capacity is something that many find hard to talk about and deal with directly, and the way in which sexual assaults on college and university campuses across North America is dealt with is something that is rarely talked about. Sweet/Vicious does not hold back in dealing with the sensitive subject matter and highlights many of the issues with sexual assault, specifically on campuses, and that it is rarely if ever dealt with on TV series.