Jul 13, 2018
We have officially begun counting down till San Diego Comic-Con!
So, of course, that means Aaron and Jack spend a good portion of
the episode talking about the TV goodies (or lack there-of)
happening next week.
The Emmy nominations were also announced this week, so we not
only try to figure out who will win in this insane race but dig
through some of the snubs (ie: No Twin Peaks or Last
Man on Earth!) For shame!
NEWS HIGHLIGHTS THIS WEEK:
- Game of Thrones Peter Dinklage scored
his seventh Emmy nomination for supporting actor in a drama series.
Dinklage is now the most nominated person ever in the
- Sandra Oh becomes first Asian woman to score
lead actress Emmy nom for Killing Eve.
has renewed Pose for a second season
new Archie comics series are in the works.
first of which is an updated animated incarnation of Archie and his
friends. There have been numerous Archie cartoons in the past, but
this one will reportedly lean more towards comedy than the current
comic book series or even Riverdale.
second show is also an animated series, with Josie from Josie
and the Pussycats in the lead. That series is described as a
third is a live-action adaptation of Sam Hill, a private
detective character whose adventures have only been sporadically
published within the last few decades. Sam Hill is far from an
obvious choice for an adaptation, but it could be a sign that the
company is attempting to expand its reach. The accompanying report
states the three shows are being pitched to streaming services and
- Season 22 of South Park will premiere
on September 26.
Y: The Last Man series has been cast. Barry Keoghan has
been signed to portray Yorick Brown, an amateur escape artist and
the only human male who survived a catastrophic plague that nearly
wiped out his gender. Yorick and his Capuchin monkey, Ampersand,
may be the only two male mammals left alive. Imogen Poots will play
Hero Brown, Yorick’s sister and an EMT who has her own burdens to
bear in the new world. Diane Lane will co-star as Senator Jennifer
Brown, Yorick and Hero’s mother. Captain Marvel co-star Lashana
Lynch has nabbed the fan favorite role of Agent 355, a Secret
Service operative who becomes Yorick’s protector and one of the
most memorable characters in the comic. Juliana Canfield will
portray Yorick’s girlfriend, Beth, while Marin Ireland will play
Nora, “the president’s senior assistant and right
AARON'S LOSER: Bill Maher Live from Oklahoma
Outpost and Very Cavallari
on High, Paid Off with
Michael Torpey, Bobcat
Goldthwait's Misfits & Monsters, TKO: Total Knockout
and The Unbreakable
WINNERS: Explained, Claws, Somebody Feed
Phil, GLOW and Sharp Objects
WINNERS: Youtube Channels: Lindsay Ellis and
Red Letter Media's Best of the Worst, Anne with an
E and Somebody Feed Phil
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Welcome to Episode 104.