On episode 338, Amrie (@mytakeontv) and Jason (@theTVaholic) are joined by Kyle (@kyool) from NoReruns.net (@NoReruns) to talk some cancelation and renewal news and then preview the ABC Fall TV Schedule. Plus, a brief reality check and some TV recommendations at the end. (Start times of each segment/topic)
We talked about the following nine TV news stories:
- Feed the Beast Cancelled at AMC
- CBS All Access ‘Ad-Free' Video Subscription Option Will Still Carry Commercials in Live TV
- Pretty Little Liars To End With Season 7
- Devious Maids Canceled at Lifetime After 4 Seasons
- Grimm to End With Sixth and Final Season on NBC
- Netflix Renews Stranger Things for Season 2
- Netflix Renews Narcos for Seasons 3 and 4
- Killjoys & Dark Matter Renewed For Third Season By Syfy
- USA Network Renews Queen of the South
ABC Fall TV Preview 2016 (00:15:10)
We went over the 2016 ABC Fall TV schedule and gave premiere dates for new and returning shows and then previewed the new shows that we’ve seen ahead of time and let you know which ones we think are worth checking out and which ones are not.
- Sunday – Returning shows America's Funniest Home Videos, Once Upon a Time, Secrets and Lies and Quantico. (00:15:49)
- Monday – Returning show Dancing With the Stars and new show Conviction. (00:19:34)
- Tuesday – Returning shows The Middle, Fresh Off the Boat, The Real O'Neals and Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and new show American Housewife. (00:29:03)
- Wednesday – Returning shows The Goldbergs, Modern Family and black-ish and new shows Speechless and Designated Survivor. (00:36:55)
- Thursday – Returning shows Grey's Anatomy and How to Get Away With Murder and new show Notorious. (00:46:25)
- Friday – Returning shows Last Man Standing, Dr. Ken, Shark Tank and 20/20. (00:53:22)
- Saturday – Saturday Night College Football. (00:55:21)
- Overall Thoughts – (00:57:05)
Amrie's Reality Check (00:58:03)
Amrie and Kyle talked a bit about Great Food Truck Race and MasterChef.
TV Recommendations (01:04:53)
- Amrie recommended FX's Better Things – Official Site – Watch episodes via Amazon Video or iTunes. She also recommended Amazon's Fleabag.
- Jason recommended Limitless – Watch episodes via Amazon Video, DVD, iTunes or Netflix.
- Kyle recommended Green Wing – Watch episodes via Hulu or Netflix. Netflix only has S.1 at present.
Are you looking forward to any of ABC's fall TV offerings? Will you check out American Housewife, Conviction, Designated Survivor, Notorious or Speechless? What returning show are you most looking forward to from ABC? Did you enjoy this week's discussion? Let us know in the comments, send us an eMail, connect via Twitter @TVtimesThree, or Like us on Facebook.