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On episode 284, Jason (@theTVaholic) is joined by Aaron Peterson (@kaz_peters) of The Hollywood Outsider (@H_Outsider) and The Blacklist Exposed Podcast (@theblacklistgsm) and Leah Baker (@IamPollyP) of NiceGirlsTV.com (@NiceGirlsTV) to talk some cancelation and renewal news and then take another look at San Diego Comic-Con and all the panels, pressrooms and screenings attended. Plus, we discuss the first season finales of UnREAL and Stitchers and recent episodes of HUMANS and close things out with some TV recommendations. (Start times of each segment/topic)
We talked about the following eight TV news stories:
- HUMANS Renewed for Season Two by AMC
- Banshee To End After Fourth Season, Cinemax Confirms – Update
- Ryan Seacrest's new show Knock Knock Live canceled after just 2 episodes
- Scream Renewed for Season 2
- NBC Cancels Welcome to Sweden
- Netflix Renews BoJack Horseman for Season 3 (and Announces a Bunch of Other Stuff)
- Starz Renews Black Sails for Season 4 Ahead of Third Season
- The Soul Man Renewed for Fifth and Final Season by TV Land
San Diego Comic-Con Recap 2015 Redux (00:14:30)
Jason met Aaron and Leah in person for the first time at San Diego Comic-Con 2015. So, we decided to take another look at what went down at the panels, pressrooms and events they attended, and all the other things the they did by answering the following six questions:
- What was the best and worst panel or pressroom you attended each day? – We touched on the “Pilot” episode screenings of Blindspot, Lucifer, The Player and Supergirl.
- What was the best event you attended at night?
- Did you go through any of the stuff setup outside the convention center?
- What was the best/weirdest/strangest thing you saw/heard while roaming around? – Check out the video of the interview with the Scorpion leads that Leah mentioned.
- What was the best piece of swag you came back with?
- What are your best memories/stories/etc. of Comic-Con 2015?
We used the specific episodes listed below as a jumping off point to discuss the following three TV shows:
- HUMANS – S.1 Ep.6, “Episode 6” (00:56:14)
- UnREAL – S.1 Ep.10, “Future” (Season Finale) (01:09:15)
- Stitchers – S.1 Ep.10, “Full Stop” (Season Finale) (01:17:34)
TV Recommendations (01:24:00)
- Aaron recommended the AMC’s Hell on Wheels – Official Site – Watch episodes via Amazon Instant Video, DVD, iTunes, or Netflix.
- Leah recommended the USA Network’s Playing House – Official Site – Watch episodes via Amazon Instant Video, DVD, Hulu, or iTunes.
Did you go to San Diego Comic-Con 2015? What did you most enjoy doing at Comic-Con? Are you like the first season of Lifetime’s UnREAL as much as Jason and Leah did? Will you continue with ABC Family’s Stitchers? Are you watching AMC’s HUMANS? Did you enjoy this week’s discussion and guests? Let us know in the comments, send us an eMail, connect via Twitter @TVtimesThree, or Like us on Facebook.