On episode 329, Jason (@theTVaholic) is joined by Carla Day (@CarlaDay) of BuddyTV and TV Diehard (@TVDiehard) and Grant Davis (@BaronVonGrant) of The TV Dudes Podcast (@tvdudes) to talk some cancelation and renewal news and then discuss the series premiere of Roadies, the third season finale of Silicon Valley, the sixth season finale of Game of Thrones and recent episodes of Preacher and UnREAL. Plus, some TV recommendations at the end. (Start times of each segment)
We talked about the following three TV news stories:
- FX Renews Archer For Three More Seasons
- HBO Abandons Plans for Vinyl Season 2
- Hulu Renews Casual for Season 3, Sets First-Look Pact with Jason Reitman
We used the specific episodes listed below as a jumping off point to discuss the following five TV shows:
- UnREAL – S.2 Ep.4, “Treason” (00:09:19)
- Game of Thrones – S.6 Ep.10, “The Winds of Winter” (Season Finale) (00:21:49)
- Preacher – S.1 Ep.5, “South Will Rise Again” (00:46:22)
- Roadies – S.1 Ep.1, “Life Is a Carnival” (Series Premiere) (00:58:30)
- Silicon Valley – S.3 Ep.10, “The Uptick” (Season Finale) (01:07:51)
TV Recommendations (01:15:08)
- Jason recommended Syfy's Killjoys – Official Site – Watch episodes via Amazon Video, Blu-ray, DVD or iTunes.
- Carla recommended Syfy's 12 Monkeys – Official Site – Watch episodes via Amazon Video, Blu-ray, DVD, Hulu or iTunes.
- Grant recommended The Detectorists – Watch episodes via Amazon Video, DVD, Hulu, iTunes or Netflix. He also recommended Terriers – Watch episodes via Amazon Video, iTunes or Netflix. Check out the interview with Terriers creator Ted Griffin and executive producer Shawn Ryan over at TheTVDudes.com and keep a lookout for their upcoming Terriers podcast.
What do you think of the second season of Lifetime's UnREAL thus far? Did you like the sixth season finale of HBO's Game of Thrones as much as we did? Do you have any idea what is happening on AMC's Preacher? Will you be traveling with Showtime's Roadies? Have you been watching HBO's Silicon Valley? Did you enjoy this week's podcast? Is there a show you'd like us to talk about? Let us know in the comments, send us an eMail, connect via Twitter @TVtimesThree, or Like us on Facebook.