On episode 300, Jason (@theTVaholic) is joined by Ivey West (@Dorv) from the Block Bluster! podcast (@blockblusterpod) and Troy Heinritz (@troyheinritz) of The Blacklist Exposed Podcast (@theblacklistgsm) talk some news and discuss recent episodes of Quantico, Blindspot, Heroes Reborn and The Blacklist. Plus, some TV recommendations at the end. (Start times of each segment)
We talked about the following five TV news stories:
- ABC Ups Orders For Middle, Goldbergs, Blackish & FOTB; Modern Family Next
- CBS Orders More Code Black
- Bastard Executioner Cancelled at FX
- Fargo Renewed for Season 3 at FX
- FOX To Stop Using Live+Same Day Ratings
We used the specific episodes listed below as a jumping off point to discuss the following four TV shows:
- Quantico – S.1 Ep.8, “Over” (00:25:17)
- Blindspot – S.1 Ep.9, “Authentic Flirt” (00:41:50)
- Heroes Reborn – S.1 Ep.10, “11:53 to Odessa” (00:58:33)
- The Blacklist – S.3 Ep.8, “Kings of the Highway” (01:18:21)
TV Recommendations (01:34:50)
- Jason recommended Netflix's Marvel's Jessica Jones, which premiered its first season on Friday, November 20th.
- Ivey recommended Syfy's The Expanse, which premieres on Monday, December 14th and is based on a series of novels by James S.A. Corey – Official Site – Watch the series premiere episode now online.
- Troy recommended Amazon Prime’s The Man in the High Castle, which premiered its first season on Friday, November 20th and is based on the novel of the same name by Philip K. Dick. This also ended up turning into a discussion about episode release schedules.
Are you one still watching ABC's Quantico even though there are some things that bug you about it? Are you still watching NBC's Blindspot? Have you been liking NBC's Heroes Reborn or have they lost their way once again? How about NBC's The Blacklist? 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.