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On episode 340, and our 8th anniversary, Amrie (@mytakeontv), Jason (@theTVaholic) and Rae (@raelee) talk some cancelation news and then preview the NBC Fall TV Schedule. Plus, a brief Emmys chat and some TV recommendations at the end. (Start times of each segment/topic)
We talked about the following two TV news stories:
NBC Fall TV Preview 2016 (00:04:50)
We went over the 2016 NBC 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 show Sunday Night Football. (00:05:38)
- Monday – Returning show The Voice and new show Timeless. (00:06:06)
- Tuesday – Returning shows The Voice and Chicago Fire and new show This Is Us. (00:16:37)
- Wednesday – Returning shows Blindspot, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Chicago PD. (00:23:55)
- Thursday – Returning shows Superstore, Chicago Med and The Blacklist and new shows The Good Place and Thursday Night Football. (00:26:14)
- Friday – Returning shows Caught on Camera With Nick Cannon and Dateline NBC. (00:38:13)
- Saturday – Returning shows Dateline NBC and Saturday Night Live reruns. (00:38:47)
- Overall Thoughts – (00:39:19)
Fall TV Update (00:39:46)
Jason talked a bit about the second episode of FOX's Lethal Weapon and then discussed CBS' MacGyver reboot with Amrie before finding out what other new fall shows have landed on Rae's radar.
Amrie's Reality Check (00:52:54)
Amrie briefly talked about the Emmys.
TV Recommendations (00:55:55)
- Jason recommended Netflix's Longmire – Watch episodes via Amazon Video, DVD, iTunes or Netflix.
Are you looking forward to any of NBC's fall TV offerings? Will you check out The Good Place, This Is Us or Timeless? What returning show are you most looking forward to from NBC? 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.
Little update on The CW for cord cutters since this podcast was recorded:
Giant news if you prefer to watch on the big(ger) screen! This fall, every show on The CW will be available on Roku, Chromecast, AirPlay, Apple TV, Xbox, and Amazon Fire TV. Don’t worry, it’s still free and there’s no logins and no subscriptions. It’s the only place to stream CW shows like Supergirl, The Flash, Jane The Virgin, Arrow, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, iZombie, Supernatural, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, The 100 and The Originals.