Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Welcome to Punch Drunk TV, where your intrepid hosts Jack Conway and Aaron Pruner navigate the often tumultuous Peak TV landscape -- one drink at a time.

May 19, 2017

It's been a busy week for TV news here in L.A. -- the Network Upfronts have delivered a huge list of shows being canceled. As well, there are a bunch of new shows setup for the fall, and we did our best to pick out the best and the worst ones... But we hardly cracked the surface. Here are all the trailers so you can see what's coming up in the fall.

Also, the cast bios for the new season of the Bachelorette have been released and boy... They are something.

Be sure to subscribe on iTunes and comment!

Find us on Twitter at: @PunchDrunk_TV, @flatlinejack and @aaronflux

Join the conversation on Facebook.

NEWS:

  • “Supernatural” will have a “Scooby Doo” crossover episode in Season 13
  • “American Gods” has been renewed for a second season
  • NBC canceled “Timeless” before changing its mind and renewing it for a second season
  • Netflix is developing a “Dark Crystal” prequel series. The 10 episode series will be titled “The Dark Crystal: The Age Of Resistance” and the plot concerns three Gelfling who “discover the horrifying secret behind the Skeksis’ power” and “set out on an epic journey to ignite the fires of rebellion and save their world.”
  • “The Purge” TV series will arrive in 2018 and will air on both USA and Syfy
  • Netflix is also developing a TV series based on “The Witcher” books (the source material for The Witcher video games)
  • Jordan Peele is teaming up with Mischa Green (co-creator of Underground) to adapt the novel “Lovecraft Country” for HBO. The story is about “a young man named Atticus Black in the ‘50s whose father goes missing, prompting him, his friend Letitia, and his uncle to go on a road trip to figure out what happened to the missing man. Along the way, the group has to “survive and overcome both the racist terrors of white America and the malevolent spirits that could be ripped from a Lovecraft paperback. 

AARON’S LOSER: "Prison Break"

JACK’S LOSERS: "Born this Way" and "Downward Dog"

AARON’S FENCERS: "Fargo" and "Lucifer"

JACK’S FENCERS: "Norm MacDonald: Hitler's Dog, Gossip and Trickery"

AARON’S WINNERS: "Twin Peaks," "SNL," "Soundtracks," "Problematic with Moshe Kasher," "American Gods," "Handmaid’s Tale" and "Master of None"

JACK’S WINNERS: "Terror Team," "Problematic with Moshe Kasher," "Desus & Mero," "Handmaid's Tale" and "American Gods"

Be sure to subscribe on iTunes and comment!

Find us on Twitter at: @PunchDrunk_TV, @flatlinejack and @aaronflux

Join the conversation on Facebook.