On episode 243, Amrie (@mytakeontv), Jason (@theTVaholic) and Rae (@raelee) talk some renewal news and then preview the 2014 Cable Fall TV schedule. Plus, a discussion of the fourth season premiere of New Girl, the third season premiere of The Mindy Project and the first season finale of You’re the Worst, a brief reality check and some TV recommendations. This is also our sixth anniversary episode. (Start times of each segment/topic)
We talked about the following one TV news story:
Cable Fall TV Preview 2014 (00:03:47)
We went over the 2014 Cable Fall TV schedule and gave premiere dates for new and returning shows and then talked about the new shows we are looking forward to checking out the and which returning shows we will be watching.
- Sunday – New show The Affiar and returning shows Boardwalk Empire, The Comeback, Getting On, Homeland, The Newsroom and The Walking Dead. (00:04:00)
- Monday – New show Ascension and Monday Night Football. (00:08:42)
- Tuesday – New show Benched and returning shows Awkward., Faking It, Ground Floor, If Loving You Is Wrong and Sons of Anarchy. (00:11:40)
- Wednesday – New show Kingdom and returning shows American Horror Story: Freak Show, The Exes, The Game, Hot in Cleveland, The League and Tyler Perry’s For Better or Worse. (00:17:12)
- Thursday – Returning show Haven and Thursday Night Football. (00:22:04)
- Friday – New show Z Nation. (00:24:42)
- Saturday – New shows The Missing and Survivor’s Remorse. (00:27:10)
- Streaming – New show Transparent S.1 hits Amazon Prime as of Friday, September 26th. (00:29:29)
We used the specific episodes listed below as a jumping off point to discuss the following three TV shows:
- New Girl – S.4 Ep.1, “The Last Wedding” (Season Premiere) (00:31:33)
- The Mindy Project – S.3 Ep.1, “We’re a Couple Now, Haters!” (Season Premiere) (00:37:29)
- You’re the Worst – S.1 Ep.10, “Fists and Feet and Stuff” (Season Finale) (00:42:57)
Amrie’s Reality Check (00:52:26)
Amrie briefly touched on America’s Next Top Model and MasterChef and then Jason joined in with some questions about Great Food Truck Race.
TV Recommendations (00:55:21)
- Amrie recommended You’re the Worst Season 1 – Official Site – Episodes available via Amazon Instant Video and iTunes.
- Jason recommended Psych the Complete Series, which hits DVD on Tuesday, October 7th – Official Site – Watch episodes via Amazon Instant Video (S.1-8), Complete Series DVD, DVD (S.1-8), iTunes (S.1-8) and Netflix (S.1-7).
- Rae recommended Arrow Season 2, which hit Blu-ray and DVD on Tuesday, September 16th – Official Site – Watch episodes via Amazon Instant Video (S.1-2), Blu-ray (S.1-2), DVD (S.1-2), Hulu (Last 5 Eps), iTunes (S.1-2), and Netflix (S.1, S.2 as of October 8th).
What new fall show coming to Cable are you most looking forward to watching? What about returning shows? Do you love FX’s You’re the Worst as much as Amrie and Rae do? What did you think of the new seasons of FOX’s New Girl and The Mindy Project? Let us know in the comments, send us an eMail, connect via Twitter @TVtimesThree, or Like us on Facebook.