Welcome to TV TOP 5 190 Issue , TV podcast by The Hollywood Reporter.
Weekly, hosts Lesley Goldberg (West Coast TV Editor) and Daniel Fienberg (Chief TV Critic) Breaks up with the latest TV news from the business and critical side, welcomes presenters, executives and other guests and offers to watch Important guidelines for content (or skip, as the case may be).
In this week’s episode, we join the Attica and Tenbilek sisters as they discuss their very personal Netflix limited series From Scratch . Additionally, we’re debuting a new section called “Season in Review” where we take a look back at the recently concluded high-profile show with special guests.
Here’s how this week’s episodes play out:
P-Valley, Temuera Morrison and Peacock’s Bel-Air made headlines this week.
2. Broadcast Update
CBS joins fall fray with three rookie shows, Fox leads in animation And finding the lead for the midseason comedy, ABC is promoting Hilary Swank and her upcoming Beauty and the Beast special.
3. Season in Review
In this new loop segment, Dan and I welcome a special guest review of the recently concluded high-tv profile season. This week, THR TV critic Angie Han joins us to review A look at She-Hulk and The Lord of the Rings.
4. Showrunner Spotlight
SiblingsAttica and Tembi Locke joins the show this week to discuss how to make Netflix’s from scratch. Limited collection based on Tembi’s real life story, inspired by her memoir of the same name. Zoe Saldana plays an American art student studying in Italy, and the show explores what happens when she falls in love with a local chef. Based on the life of Tembi, the series sees the sisters collaborate publicly for the first time, getting creative on the show and exploring the food and porn that Italy has to offer. Plus, Attica opens up about her “existential crisis” that led her to turn her back on Hollywood to focus on being a writer, and the experience — along with Lee Daniels and Empire – brought her back to the small screen.
5. Critics Corner
As usual, each episode ends with Dan’s thoughts on what to watch (or skip) this weekend. This week, he’s featured on Amazon’s The Peripheral, Netflix’s From Scratch and IFC’s Sherman’s Showcase .
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