TTVS Ep 404: Behind the Beaded Curtain

Be prepared for a very goofy episode of That TV Show this week. You’ve been warned! We say goodbye to James Garner this week. FXX is airing every episode of the Simpsons for 12 straight days – is your DVR cleaned up? Should showrunners be concerned about their shows’ hashtag lengths? Roku is leading the streaming box market, and Netflix wants to take over the world. Got some room for Spike TV’s “Frankenfood” creations? This week, we tackle episodes 3-5 of Vikings, but Pat cheated and watched one extra episode because it was that good. Watch along with us with Season 1 free on Amazon Prime and see if you can stop watching!

TTVS Ep 403: Hey Spike!

 

We’re back with new about the Emmys and a lot more! STARZ is making Neil Gaiman’s novel “American Gods” into a series and HULU is streaming every episode of South Park before its 18th season premiere. Netflix makes history with 30 Emmy nominations for a streaming service. Aereo is playing the last cards it has to be considered a cable company, and Yahoo is gathering steam in the streaming TV market. Will “Stone Cold” Steve Austin get you interested in his “Broken Skull Challenge”? This week on the Watch List, we take on episodes 1-2 of “Vikings”, starring Travis Fimmel, Jessalyn Gilsig, and Gabriel Byrne. Watch along with us with Season 1 free on Amazon Prime and enjoy some dreamy blue eyes, won’t you?

TTVS Ep 403: Hey Spike!

 

We’re back with new about the Emmys and a lot more! STARZ is making Neil Gaiman’s novel “American Gods” into a series and HULU is streaming every episode of South Park before its 18th season premiere. Netflix makes history with 30 Emmy nominations for a streaming service. Aereo is playing the last cards it has to be considered a cable company, and Yahoo is gathering steam in the streaming TV market. Will “Stone Cold” Steve Austin get you interested in his “Broken Skull Challenge”? This week on the Watch List, we take on episodes 1-2 of “Vikings”, starring Travis Fimmel, Jessalyn Gilsig, and Gabriel Byrne. Watch along with us with Season 1 free on Amazon Prime and enjoy some dreamy blue eyes, won’t you?

TTVS Ep. 402 – Aereo Down!

We’re back with lots of news from the week that broke right after we did last week’s show! (Oops.)  CBS is staggering their release schedule for the fall season, but will it keep you interested for longer amounts of time? Doctor Who has a premiere date for Season 8 and Peter Capaldi, and Gotham is premiering at Comic Con before hitting the airwaves. Google is releasing Android TV, but it’s not a set-top box this time. Aereo gets its day in the Supreme Court, and it’s bad news for streamers, but is a new technology taking its place? We take on episodes 3-6 of Hulu Plus’ original series Deadbeat, starring Tyler Labine and let you know where we’re going from here with this series.

TTVS Ep. 402 – Aereo Down!

We’re back with lots of news from the week that broke right after we did last week’s show! (Oops.)  CBS is staggering their release schedule for the fall season, but will it keep you interested for longer amounts of time? Doctor Who has a premiere date for Season 8 and Peter Capaldi, and Gotham is premiering at Comic Con before hitting the airwaves. Google is releasing Android TV, but it’s not a set-top box this time. Aereo gets its day in the Supreme Court, and it’s bad news for streamers, but is a new technology taking its place? We take on episodes 3-6 of Hulu Plus’ original series Deadbeat, starring Tyler Labine and let you know where we’re going from here with this series.

TTVS Ep 401: Funkytionality

We’re back with season 4 of That TV Show! Netflix is all about the original series development, with Vincent D’Onofrio, Martin Sheen, Lily Tomlin, Rosario Dawson and Jane Fonda signing up for shows. Chelsea Handler is breaking ground with a new talk show on (you guessed it) Netflix in 2016. Sony says they’re giving us PlayStation TV, but without the… TV? Plastic surgeons are fixing their peers’ mistakes on E!’s new show Botched.  We take on episodes 1-3 of Hulu Plus’ original series Deadbeat, starring Tyler Labine.

TTVS Ep 401: Funkytionality

We’re back with season 4 of That TV Show! Netflix is all about the original series development, with Vincent D’Onofrio, Martin Sheen, Lily Tomlin, Rosario Dawson and Jane Fonda signing up for shows. Chelsea Handler is breaking ground with a new talk show on (you guessed it) Netflix in 2016. Sony says they’re giving us PlayStation TV, but without the… TV? Plastic surgeons are fixing their peers’ mistakes on E!’s new show Botched.  We take on episodes 1-3 of Hulu Plus’ original series Deadbeat, starring Tyler Labine.

TTVS Ep 316: I’m Getting Too Old For This…

It’s a beat up, banged up host version of That TV Show this week, but Pat and Jules won’t let a little pain stop them! Marvel is digging in even deeper to the TV audiences this fall with Agent Carter. Hulu is now offering full episodes of TV shows on their mobile app, while Netflix bumps up its prices slightly for new subscribers. Have you ever wondered what it takes to be a nun? The Sisterhood on Lifetime will answer all your questions.  We discuss our opinions of the entire first series of Orphan Black in the Watch List, and you’ll find out Pat’s secret method to telling clones apart. Thanks for a great season 3 – we’ll see you for season 4 coming this summer!

TTVS Ep 316: I’m Getting Too Old For This…

It’s a beat up, banged up host version of That TV Show this week, but Pat and Jules won’t let a little pain stop them! Marvel is digging in even deeper to the TV audiences this fall with Agent Carter. Hulu is now offering full episodes of TV shows on their mobile app, while Netflix bumps up its prices slightly for new subscribers. Have you ever wondered what it takes to be a nun? The Sisterhood on Lifetime will answer all your questions.  We discuss our opinions of the entire first series of Orphan Black in the Watch List, and you’ll find out Pat’s secret method to telling clones apart. Thanks for a great season 3 – we’ll see you for season 4 coming this summer!

TTVS Ep 315: HBO Went

 

Pat will never look at sandy beaches the same again on this episode of That TV Show! Showtime is jumping on the ensemble literary character show trend with Penny Dreadful and Fox is doing a live broadcast of the musical Grease next year.  Is Siri coming to Apple TV now that voice command technology is all the rage? HBO makes a huge deal with Amazon Prime, but you’re still not going to see the current stuff anywhere else, and Microsoft and Yahoo introduce their slate of original online shows. MTV is continuing its “kids gone wild” trend in Alaska this time. We talk the first two episodes of Orphan Black in next week’s Watch List, also streaming through Amazon Prime and learn just how many clones you can fit on television!