On episode 318, Jason (@theTVaholic) is joined by Kyle Nolan (@kyool) from NoReruns.net (@NoReruns) and listener Carl Brand (@MyVogonPoetry) to talk some cancelation and renewal news and then discuss the second season premiere of Fear the Walking Dead, the sixth season finale of The Walking Dead and recent episodes of Better Call Saul, The Flash and Wynonna Earp. Plus, some TV recommendations at the end. (Start times of each segment)
We talked about the following 12 TV news stories:
- The Musketeers: Cancelled? UK Series to End with Season Three
- CW Revives MadTV As Primetime Series
- Esquire Network Renews Scripted Drama Spotless for Season 2 (Exclusive)
- Lucifer, Rosewood Renewed at FOX
- A Greek Reunion Movie Is Happening on Freeform
- Grantchester Renewed For Season 3; Canal Plus Group Buys Alterna'TV – Global Briefs
- ITV renews Thunderbirds Are Go! for third series
- NBC renews Grimm for a sixth season
- Nickelodeon Renews School of Rock for Season 2
- Seeso renews Bajillion Dollar Properties
- Matt LeBlanc's Episodes Ending After Season 5 on Showtime
- The Detour Renewed for Season 2 at TBS (Before Debut of Season 1)
We used the specific episodes listed below as a jumping off point to discuss the following five TV shows:
- The Flash – S.2 Ep.17, “Flash Back” (00:16:56)
- The Walking Dead – S.6 Ep.16, “Last Day on Earth” (Season Finale) (00:28:39)
- Better Call Saul – S.2 Ep.8, “Fifi” (00:45:50)
- Wynonna Earp – S.1 Ep.2, “Keeping the Home Fires Burning” (00:57:21)
- Fear the Walking Dead – S.2 Ep.1, “Monster” (Season Premiere) (01:10:12)
TV Recommendations (01:25:47)
- Jason recommended The CW's Containment, which premieres on Tuesday, April 19th – Official Site – For more info on the show, listen to The TVaholic Previews… Containment.
- Kyle recommended Welcome to Sweden – Watch episodes via Amazon Video, DVD, Hulu or iTunes.
- Carl recommended Comedy Central's Review – Official Site – Watch episodes via Amazon Video, Hulu or iTunes.
If you are enjoying Syfy's Wynonna Earp, tell us why? Did you think the sixth season finale of AMC's The Walking Dead was as dumb as we did? Did you check out the second season premiere of AMC's Fear the Walking Dead? What do you think about Barry traveling back in time again on The CW's The Flash? Are you watching AMC's Better Call Saul? Did you enjoy this week's episode? Let us know in the comments, send us an eMail, connect via Twitter @TVtimesThree, or Like us on Facebook.