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56 – Young Sheldon, The Good Doctor, Star Trek Discovery
Oct 6
This week we are talking about 2017 Fall Pilot Premieres: Young Sheldon, The Good Doctor, and Star Trek Discovery. We also touch on in premium streaming networks like CBS all access will pay off, Humans of New York, the TV show, and Netflix’s new anime…
55 – Atypical, The Defenders, TV News
Sep 3 • 63 min
This week we are talking about Atypical on Netflix, Marvel’s the defenders and updating you on some TV News.
54 – Jessica James, Hasan Minhaj, and TV News
Aug 14 • 53 min
This week we are talking about Movies that should be TV Shows, Specifically we’ve go in depth on Hasan Minhaj’s Homecoming King on Netflix and The Incredible Jessica James also on Netflix. We’re also talking about what’s coming soon to TV. And we lots of…
53 – The Defiant Ones, Comic Con News, And Doctor Who
Jul 22 • 57 min
This week we are talking out HBO’s The Defiant Ones, Comic Con News, and Doctor Who
52 – Six, Risque Game Shows, & Adults As Teens
Jul 9 • 0 min
This week we are talking about the History Channel’s Six, Risque Game Shows, & Adults playing teen roles on TV.
PW 51 – One day at a time, ATX TV Fest S6, Toronto’s film & TV industry
Jun 18 • 68 min
Fresh off talking to writers and showrunners at the ATX TV festival, this week we are talking Netflix’s One Day at a time, Toronto’s exploding film and TV production industry, are shows really cancelled, and major cast changes on Kevin Can Wait. We also…
50 - Billions, Black Lightning, & Top Gun 2
May 28 • 63 min
In episode 50, we cover why Billions season 2 have brought us back to covering the pilot episode. We address the excitement around Black Lightning. And Kei squeals about Top Gun 2. Yes, you heard that right.
PW 49 – New Girl, Master of None season 2, and where the black shows are on streaming TV
May 14 • 67 min
This week we are talking New Girl, master of none season 2, and where are all the black shows on streaming tv?
48 – Dear White People, Norman Lear’s Podcast, and James Earl Jones’ Lifetime Award
Apr 30 • 54 min
On PW #48, we discuss Dear White People, Norman Lear’s Podcast, and James Earl Jones’ Lifetime Achievement Award.
47 – American Crime, Cannes Film Fest + TV, and Fall 2017 pilots
Apr 25 • 54 min
This week we are talking ABC’s American Crime, Cannes Film Fest + TV, and Fall 2017 pilots are headed to the Upfronts.
46 – Riverdale, Desus & Mero, and the Cylons coming to Austin
Apr 20 • 54 min
This week we are talking Riverdale, Desus & Mero and the Cylons coming to Austin
45 – 13 Reasons Why, YouTube TV, PBS focuses on Autism
Apr 9 • 53 min
This week we are talking about Netflix’s 13 Reason’s Why, YouTube TV, PBS’ focus on Autism
44 - Brockmire, WGA strike, Rebooting Re-Boot
Apr 2 • 51 min
This week we are talking about IFC’s Brockmire, a possible WGA strike, Rebooting Re-Boot, and what to do with the best TV pilots never produced.
43 – Julie’s Greenroom, Iron Fist, Netflix’s hidden page
Mar 27 • 66 min
This week we are talking about Julie’s Greenroom, Marvel’s Iron Fist and Netflix’s hidden Page
42 - Mrs. Maisel, Oasis, and Queen Latifah’s Bible project
Mar 19 • 62 min
This week we are talking about Amazon’s The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Amazon’s Oasis and Queen Latifah’s Bible project.
41 – The Good Fight, Amazon Pilot Season 2017, and the Oscars mishap
Mar 6 • 53 min
This week we are talking about CBS All Access’ The Good Fight, the next Amazon Pilot Season, and 2017 Oscars snafu. We also talk a little Ultimate Beast Master, Viola Davis, and VH1’s The Breaks.
40 - Patriot, Oscars, SXSW, and Drinking on TV
Feb 26 • 50 min
This week we are talking about Amazon’s Patriot, Oscars, Why we’re excited to go to SXSW, Drinking on TV, and a first look of the Good Fight.
39 - FX’s Legion, The Golden Girls, & Disney remakes
Feb 19 • 53 min
This week we are talking about The Golden Girls, FX’s Legion, and are remaking Disney movies a good idea?
38 – ATX TV Fest, Doctor Foster, APB
Feb 12 • 54 min
On episode 38, we are talking about the 2017 ATX TV Fest’s pitch competition, Doctor Foster, APB, Marvel’s Iron Fist & Legion, and how what you watch impacts your career choices.
37 – New Edition, SAG Awards, Super Bowl
Feb 4 • 67 min
This week we are talking about the SAG Awards, Denzel Washington vs Casey Affleck, Clyde has some Valentine’s Day tips for the fellas, Amy Poehler has an exciting new show, chord cutting options for the Super Bowl, and we go deep as we review BET’s New…
36 – The Americans
Jan 21 • 53 min
In this episode, Kei & Clyde examine FX’s The Americans. They also talk a little golden globe surprises and Clyde is back from his trip to Singapore and shares what it’s like trying to watch TV aboard.
35 - Homeland
Jan 12 • 45 min
We take a look at the premiere episode of Showtime’s “Homeland”. (Season five SPOILERS only from 34:00 - 35:50). We (really only Kei) get excited for the 2017 Golden Globes. And lastly, discuss the upcoming “One Day At A Time”, the new “Duck Tales”,…
34 – The Year End Review / TV Bracket Tournament
Dec 31, 2016
It’s tournament time. In our final episode of 2016, we discuss our top picks from shows we’ve covered this year and go from draft picks to champion? . We can’t believe what the final two picks are. We also chat about what we’re looking forward to in 2017…
33 - Better Call Saul
Dec 24, 2016
This week take a look at AMC’s Better Call Saul and try to figure out which Award show is right for you.
32 – Breaking Bad
Dec 17, 2016
Breaking Bad is one of the best TV shows of the modern age and we discuss its greatness as a lead in to discuss Better Call Saul next week. We discuss the Golden Globe and SAG TV nominations, Hamilton – The Broadway Musical, and our favorite Christmas TV…
31 – Mad About You
Dec 10, 2016 • 48 min
In EP 31 we travel back to 90’s and look at NBC’s Mad About You. Kei wonders if it still holds up today, and we kick off a contest to win season 1 of Mad About You. We also talk about Martha & Snoops Potluck Dinner on VH1 and some Lin-Manuel Miranda /…
30 – Battlestar Galatica
Dec 3, 2016 • 70 min
We made it to episode 30! We talk about Battlestar Galactica from the Syfy Network. Mike Moody from Permanent RCRD guest hosts and we get his Swan Station 10. And Clyde is fascinated with how Gilmore Girls keeps showing up in his life. We also touch on…
29 – Gilmore Girls: Then & Now
Nov 28, 2016 • 80 min
In EP 29, we discuss Gilmore Girls Then & Now by covering the original 2000 pilot as well as the 2016 Revival: A Year in the Life’s episode “Winter”. Clyde covers last week’s TV ratings and what people are watching. And we wrap it up with what we’re still…
28 - Justified
Nov 12, 2016 • 51 min
On EP 28, we talk about F/X’s Justified and have fun talking about the western genre. We cover the movie box office and how NFL viewership has dipped. Kei continues to prep for the Gilmore Girls revival. Check out @gilmoredcast.
27 - The West Wing
Nov 1, 2016 • 51 min
On EP 27, we’re talking about The West Wing. Clyde’s discovery of NapFlix might be a goldmine to some. We catch up on Atlanta, Goliath, and You’re the Worst.
26 - The Walking Dead
Oct 20, 2016 • 47 min
In EP 26, we talk about The Walking Dead from AMC. We highlight that the Debates and SNL are must-see TV and Kei recommends Queen of Katwe.
25 - Timeless, Westworld, Divorce
Oct 13, 2016 • 58 min
On episode 25, we talk about the Timeless, Westworld, and Divorce premiere episodes. We discuss shows that we’re currently watching and why people lie about the TV they’ve seen.
24 – Fall Pilot wk 3 (Speechless, Luke Cage, Insecure)
Oct 2, 2016 • 57 min
On episode 24, we discuss a third week of fall pilots including Speechless (ABC), Luke Cage (Netflix), and Insecure (HBO). We chat about our whirlwind trip to Chicago and experiencing Second City. Last, we weigh in on who won the week with the newest TV…
23 – Fall Pilot Week 2 (This is Us, One Mississippi, Pitch)
Sep 24, 2016 • 62 min
On Ep 23, we talk Fall pilots week 2 including This is Us on NBC, One Mississippi on Amazon, and Pitch on Fox. We do a rapid fire on Bull, Kevin Can Wait, The Good Place, Designated Survivor, Lethal Weapon, and Easy. Clyde talks about The Writers Panel…
22 – The Emmys Show
Sep 17, 2016 • 58 min
In Ep 22, we talk about the 68th annual Emmy Award nominees. Whether it’s comedies or dramas, veteran actors or newcomers, limited series or variety shows, it’s sure to be a fun night for many. With Netflix, FX, and HBO carrying the most nominations, who…
21 – Fall Pilot Week 1 (Atlanta, Start Up, Queen Sugar)
Sep 10, 2016 • 57 min
In EP 21, we take a look at the first full week of the 2016 Fall Pilot season and discuss “Atlanta”, on FX “Startup” on Crackle, and “Queen Sugar” on OWN. We highlight Friday Night Tykes, Huang’s World, and Michael K. William’s Black Market.
20 – Mad Men (our almost lost episode)
Sep 5, 2016 • 69 min
On EP 20, we talk about the pilot of AMC’s Mad Men guest hosted by Francesco. While it was cool to record our guest via phone who lives across the country, it presented several audio issues. This was almost a lost episode but had so much fun that we did…
19 – Cheers
Aug 27, 2016 • 48 min
In episode 19, we focus on the the iconic sitcom “Cheers” and its pilot episode. We chat about some of the upcoming premieres that we’re excited about. We discuss the controversy surrounding Nate Parker’s “Birth of a Nation” as well as “Being Mary Jane”,…
18 – The Night Of
Aug 23, 2016 • 52 min
In episode 18, we discuss HBO’s “The Night Of”. We also talk about the secret categories on Netflix, say yay or nay to the shows on Fansided’s top 50 Netflix drama list, and have our first guest phone interview with filmmaker, Von Harris, as we follow up…
17 – The Get Down
Aug 13, 2016 • 38 min
In episode 17 we discuss Netflix’s new musical drama, The Get Down. We also recap what we loved about week 1 of the 2016 Olympics. Kei highlights her experience working on a movie and Clyde shares what he watched & read over the week.
16 - Married at First Sight
Aug 6, 2016 • 48 min
In episode 16 we discuss a marital social experiment / reality show, Married at First Sight on FYI. We also get excited about the upcoming 2016 Summer Olympics and what we want to watch. And we get into Ice Cube’s new show and our love of all thing Cube.…
15 – Sherlock
Jul 31, 2016 • 47 min
In episode 15 we talk BBC/PBS - Sherlock. We touch on the 3rd season premiere of Survivor’s Remorse, discuss the difference between actors playing themselves and truly having range. We also go to the movies and talk Jason Bourne vs Star Trek Beyond.
14 - The Newsroom
Jul 24, 2016 • 47 min
In episode 14 we go deep inside HBO’s Newsroom. We also touch on Survivor’s Remorse, Kei’s experience in front of the camera and the new Nintendo Classic mini.
13 - A Different World
Jul 16, 2016 • 47 min
In episode 13 we are joined by friend of the show and close friend of the family, Shaun. We discuss the 80’s pilot and show, A Different World. We touch on Bill Cosby, the show’s lasting cultural impact and who we’d cast in the reboot. We also talk about…
12 – Parenthood
Jul 9, 2016 • 45 min
In episode 12, we discuss the NBC series Parenthood which is a show we loved and is currently available on Netflix. We try to help a friend cut the cord and discuss some of our favorite shows streaming on Netflix. We also talk about why some of our…
11 - Mr. Robot
Jul 2, 2016 • 38 min
In episode 11, we discuss the very popular Mr. Robot pilot from USA. We also chat about binge-cheating and what you can do about it. Very excited to bring the results from the poll of everyone’s favorite shows now dubbed the Swan Station 10. We round it…
- 10 The Wire
Jun 25, 2016 • 46 min
In episode 10, We discuss one of our all time favorite shows, The Wire. We also chat about watching TV with multiple screens and how watching and live tweeting is impacting the world around us. To celebrate the 10th episode, we give out lists of 10 TV…
9 - Jane the Virgin
Jun 18, 2016
In episode 9, We discuss the Jane the Virgin pilot and welcome the show’s first guest, longtime friend and Jane the Virgin fan, Melissa. And Clyde wants to know where are the diverse depictions of family and faith on TV. Clyde also talks Voltron, Uncle…
8 – Friday Night Lights
Jun 11, 2016
In episode 8, Kei and Clyde review the Friday Night Lights pilot. They also give you a live update from the ATX TV Festival and share the most memorable moments from day 2 of the festival. They close out the show by sharing highlights from the Friday…