On episode 306, Jason (@theTVaholic) is joined by Ivey West (@Dorv) and Jenny Rarden (@tvismypacifier) from TVIsMyPacifier.com to talk some renewals and then discuss the series premieres of Colony, Second Chance and Shadowhunters and recent episodes of The Expanse and The Shannara Chronicles. Plus, some TV recommendations. (Start times of each segment)
We talked about the following eight TV news stories:
- 24 Pilot Officially a Go at FOX, Action-Thriller To Be Revived Without Jack Bauer
- Prison Break event series officially a go at FOX
- Scream Queens Renewed For Season 2 By FOX, Jamie Lee Curtis Expected To Return, New Setting Revealed – TCA
- Empire Renewed for Season 3 at FOX
- Jessica Jones Renewed for Second Season at Netflix
- Netflix Renews Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt for Season 3
- Showtime Renews Shameless for Season 7
- Playing House Renewed For Season 3 By USA Network
We used the specific episodes listed below as a jumping off point to discuss the following five TV shows:
- Shadowhunters – S.1 Ep.1, “The Mortal Cup” (Series Premiere) (00:21:34) – The Mortal Instruments Novels
- The Expanse – S.1 Ep.6, “Retrofit” (00:32:48) – The Expanse Novels
- The Shannara Chronicles – S.1 Ep.3, “Fury” (00:45:27) – The Shannara Chronicles: The Elfstones of Shannara Novel
- Second Chance – S.1 Ep.1, “A Suitable Donor” (Series Premiere) (00:57:58)
- Colony – S.1 Ep.1, “Pilot” (Series Premiere) (01:07:44)
TV Recommendations (01:20:00)
- Jason recommended The CW's DC's Legends of Tomorrow, which premiered Thursday, January 25th – Official Site – Watch episodes via Amazon Video, Hulu or iTunes.
- Ivey recommended Starz's Flesh and Bone – Official Site – Watch episodes via Amazon Video, Blu-ray, DVD or iTunes.
- Jenny recommended Amazon Prime's Bosch, which returns for season two on Friday, March 11th – Watch episodes via Amazon Prime.
What did you think of Freeform's Shadowhunters? Are you liking Syfy's The Expanse as much as Ivey is? Are you onboard with MTV's The Shannara Chronicles? Did you give FOX's Second Chance a first chance? Did you enter USA Network's Colony? 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.