On episode 281, Amrie (@mytakeontv), Jason (@theTVaholic) and Rae (@raelee) are joined by Curt Wagner (@ShowPatrol) of ShowPatrol to talk some renewal news and then preview our trip to San Diego Comic-Con and all the TV related fun stuff happening there. Plus, we discuss the series premiere of HUMANS and the second episode of Killjoys and close out with a brief reality check and some tips for traversing the con. (Start times of each segment/topic)
We talked about the following three TV news stories:
- David Duchovny Drama Aquarius Renewed For Second Season By NBC
- Hulu and Showtime® Partner to Launch Showtime Streaming Service Through Hulu in Early July
- USA Renews Mr. Robot for Season 2 Hours Ahead of Series Premiere
San Diego Comic-Con Preview 2015 (00:07:46)
We go over all of the TV related panels happening each day and then talk about the ones we are most interested in. We follow that up with some recommendations for smaller TV related panels to check out and then talk about some of the events surrounding Comic-Con that caught our attention. We each answered the following questions:
- What panels/pressrooms are you looking forward to on Thursday?
- What panels/pressrooms are you looking forward to on Friday?
- What panels/pressrooms are you looking forward to on Saturday?
- What panels/pressrooms 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?
We used the specific episodes listed below as a jumping off point to discuss the following two TV shows:
- Killjoys – S.1 Ep.2, “The Sugar Point Run” (00:57:44)
- HUMANS – S.1 Ep.1, “Episode 1” (Series Premiere) (01:06:26)
Comic-Con Tips (01:14:22)
We each gave a few tips for traversing Comic-Con, like wear deodorant and many others important things to think about.
Are you going to San Diego Comic-Con 2015? Do you like frozen yogurt as much as Amrie does? How many times do you think Sweet Things San Diego got mentioned? Got some tips for getting around Comic-Con? Did you like series premiere of AMC’s HUMANS? Are you enjoying Syfy’s Killjoys? What did you think of this week’s guest? Let us know in the comments, send us an eMail, connect via Twitter @TVtimesThree, or Like us on Facebook.