On episode 373, Amrie (@mytakeontv), Jason (@theTVaholic) and Rae (@raelee) to talk some TV cancelation and renewal news, cutting the cord and recent episodes of The Carmichael Show and Orphan Black. Plus, a brief reality check and some TV recommendations at the end. (Start times of each segment/topic)
We talked about the following two TV news stories:
- 24: Legacy Cancelled at Fox, as Next Incarnation of 24 Franchise Is Explored
- Netflix renews Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt for a fourth season
Cutting the Cord (00:05:34)
We went over the reasons why Rae finally decided to cut the cord and give up her cable box, which meant covering what streaming services she uses and how she plans to get her TV entertainment going forward.
We used the specific episodes listed below as a jumping off point to discuss the following two TV shows:
- The Carmichael Show – S.3 Ep.4, “Lesbian Wedding” (00:27:27)
- Orphan Black – S.5 Ep.2, “Clutch of Greed” (00:35:10)
Amrie's Reality Check (00:48:14)
Amrie talks about Food Network Star, MasterChef and So You Think You Can Dance.
TV Recommendations (00:50:44)
- Amrie recommended USA Network's Playing House.
- Jason recommended SYFY's Killjoys.
- Rae recommended ABC's The Middle.
Have you been thinking about cutting the cord? Have you done so already? Do you like NBC's The Carmichael Show as much as Amrie and Jason do? Are you liking where BBC America's Orphan Black seems to be heading? Did you enjoy this week's show? Let us know in the comments, send us an eMail, connect via Twitter @TVtimesThree, or Like us on Facebook.