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On episode 235, Amrie (@mytakeontv) and Jason (@theTVaholic) are joined by Melissa Lowery (@Melifornia) from NiceGirlsTV.com (@nicegirlstv) and True-Blood.net (@trueblooddotnet) to talk some cancellation and renewal news and then preview San Diego Comic-Con 2014. Plus, a brief reality check and some TV recommendations. (Start times of each segment/topic)
We talked about the following six TV news stories:
- BBC America Renews Orphan Black for Season 3
- Cinemax Gives Steven Soderbergh's The Knick Early Season 2 Renewal
- El Rey Network Renews Matador for Season 2
- FX Won't Go Forward with Saint George
- Nickelodeon Cancels Sam & Cat, as Ariana Grande's Pop Career Soars
- NBC Renews American Ninja Warrior, AGT, Last Comic Standing
San Diego Comic-Con Preview 2014 (00:04:25)
We talked about what panels and events we are looking forward to at Comic-Con 2014 by answering the following seven questions:
- What panels are you looking forward to on Thursday?
- What panels are you looking forward to on Friday?
- What panels are you looking forward to on Saturday?
- What panels are you looking forward to on Sunday?
- What are some of the smaller panels that sound interesting?
- What outside the Con events sound like fun?
- What tips would you give a Comic-Con first-timer? (00:48:50)
Amrie’s Reality Check (00:58:36)
Amrie briefly talked about Food Network Star and So You Think You Can Dance.
TV Recommendations (01:00:04)
- Amrie recommended Penny Dreadful – Official Site – Available on Blu-ray, DVD and ShowtimeAnytime.
- Jason recommended Finding Carter, which premiered Tuesday, July 8th on MTV – Official Site – Available on Amazon Instant Video and iTunes.
- Melissa recommended Rev. – Available on Amazon Instant Video, Hulu/Hulu Plus and iTunes and Miranda – Available on Hulu/Hulu Plus.
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