TVx3 E194: CBS Fall TV Preview 2013

CBS Fall TV Preview 2013On episode 194, Jason (@theTVaholic) is joined by Kyle Nolan (@kyool) from (@NoReruns) and Laurel Brown (@DocBrown_TV) from to talk about some TV news, preview the CBS Fall TV Schedule and discuss recent episodes of Broadchurch and the second season finale of Continuum. Plus, a reality check and some TV on DVD picks. (Start times of each segment)

News (00:00:57)

We talked about the following three TV news stories:

CBS Fall TV Preview (00:08:07)

We talked about the 2013 CBS Fall TV Schedule starting with Sunday and moving through to Saturday and gave premiere dates. Having screened all of CBS’ new shows for fall, our discussion tended to focus on them. But, we also talked about what we hope to see from some of their returning shows.

  • Sunday – We mentioned returning shows 60 Minutes and The Amazing Race and talked a little bit about returning shows The Good Wife and The Mentalist. (00:08:38)
  • Monday – We talked some about returning show How I Met Your Mother, mentioned returning show 2 Broke Girls and then discussed new shows We Are Men, Mom and Hostages. (00:11:44)
  • Tuesday – We mentioned returning shows NCIS and NCIS: Los Angeles and talked a bit about returning show Person of Interest on its new night. (00:21:32)
  • Wednesday – We mentioned returning shows Survivor, Criminal Minds and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. (00:25:10)
  • Thursday – We talked about CBS’ new two-hour comedy block, which included mentioning returning shows The Big Bang Theory and Two and a Half Men and then talked about news comedies The Millers and The Crazy Ones and a bit about returning show Elementary. (00:27:43)
  • Friday – We briefly mentioned returning shows Undercover Boss, Hawaii Five-0 on its new night, and Blue Bloods. (00:39:42)
  • Saturday – Mentioned they will be showing repeats and returning show 48 Hours Mystery. (00:41:50)
  • Overall Thoughts – We talked some about the CBS Fall TV Schedule as a whole. (00:42:15)
  • CBS Midseason Shows – We mentioned Reckless and Friends With Better Lives and talked a bit about Intelligence. (00:48:16)

Primetime (00:50:00)

We talked about the following two TV shows:

  • Broadchurch – S.1 Ep.4, “Episode 4” (00:50:06)
  • Continuum – S.2 Ep.13, “Second Time” (Season Finale) (01:01:30)

Reality Check (01:09:31)

We give a few thoughts on The Great Food Truck Race, Capture, Heroes of Cosplay and Whodunnit?.

TV on DVD Picks for Releases on Tuesday, September 10th (01:24:14)

Jason and Laurel picked Castle: The Complete Fifth Season.
Kyle picked The League: Season Four.


What CBS TV shows are you looking forward to this fall? Have you been watching Broadchurch? What do you think about the second season finale of Continuum? What did you think about this week’s guests? Let us know in the comments, send us an eMail, connect via Twitter @TVtimesThree, or Like us on Facebook.


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