'Counterpart' Is a Sci-Fi Spy Drama With Barely Any Sci-Fi, Which Is Great

Parallel universes are a common trope in science fiction, and for good reason. The idea of a double — another you, but different — is rife with storytelling possibilities, but there are also tons of logistical plot holes and complications to be found if you think about the idea too much (see: Star Trek: Discovery’s Mirror Universe). Counterpart, a new drama premiering on Starz, bypasses these problems by having a unique premise and then largely ignoring the sci-fi elements in favor of...

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