On episode 268, Jason (@theTVaholic) is joined by Liz Henderson (@PrlsOfLizdom) from NiceGirlsTV.com (@nicegirlstv) and Sandrine Sahakians (@sosandrine) from TVEquals.com (@tvequals) and HappyCool (@HappyCoolOnline) to talk some cancellation and renewal news, the fifth season finales of Pretty Little Liars and The Walking Dead, and recent episodes of The Flash, iZombie, Forever, The Goldbergs, Grimm and Once Upon a Time. Plus, some TV recommendations at the end. (Start times of each segment/topic)
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We talked about the following six TV news stories:
- Comedy Central Names Trevor Noah as Daily Show Host
- Downton Abbey Ending After Season 6: “Good To Quit While You’re Ahead,” Producer Says
- FOX is officially bringing back The X-Files
- Looking Cancelled at HBO — But Patrick's Story Isn't Over Yet
- History Renews Vikings for Fourth Season
- Craig T. Nelson to Reprise Coach Role in NBC Sequel Series
We used the specific episodes listed below as a jumping off point to discuss the following eight TV shows:
- Pretty Little Liars – S.5 Ep.25, “Welcome to the Dollhouse” (Season Finale) (00:09:53)
- The Flash – S.1 Ep.16, “Rogue Time” (00:21:21)
- iZombie – S.1 Ep.2, “Brother, Can You Spare a Brain?” (00:27:40)
- Forever – S.1 Ep.18, “Dead Man Tell Long Tales” (00:39:12)
- The Goldbergs – S.2 Ep.16, “The Lost Boy” (00:47:54)
- Grimm – S.4 Ep.15, “Double Date” (00:56:41)
- Once Upon a Time – S.4 Ep.17, “Best Laid Plans” (01:07:39)
- The Walking Dead – S.5 Ep.16, “Conquer” (Season Finale) (01:18:30)
TV Recommendations (01:31:56)
- Liz recommended Hallmark Movie & Mysteries’ A Bone to Pick: An Aurora Teagarden Mystery, which premieres Saturday, April 4th and is the first in a series of TV mystery movies based on the series of books by Charlaine Harris.
- Sandrine recommended the first season of Netflix’s Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.
What did you think about the fifth season finale of ABC Family’s Pretty Little Liars? Have you been watching The CW’s iZombie? What did you think about how they reset things after the time travel on The CW’s The Flash? Are you watching ABC’s Forever, The Goldbergs or Once Upon a Time? Do you like the Juliette storyline on NBC’s Grimm as much as we do? What did you think about the fifth season finale of AMC’s The Walking Dead? Did you enjoy this week’s guests? Let us know in the comments, send us an eMail, connect via Twitter @TVtimesThree, or Like us on Facebook.