Character Preview and Discussion

American Gods Character Preview and Discussion

“American Gods” hits a home run with Ian McShane as Mr. Wednesday, but how does the rest of the cast stack up?

In this series preview, we discuss big names like Crispin Glover, Kristin Chenoweth, Corbin Bernsen, Orlando Jones and Gillian Anderson.

More importantly, we focus on the lesser-known actors — like Ricky Whittle and Emily Browning — upon whom the show’s success will hinge.

“American Gods” debuts April 30 on Starz. Let us prepare you. Continue reading Character Preview and Discussion

American Gods cast starts strong, but we have concerns

“American Gods” stars Ian McShane as Mr. Wednesday. That alone is reason enough to watch the first season, but how well does the rest of the cast stack up?

Starz bought some serious acting firepower for this new series based on a Neil Gaiman novel, including Crispin Glover, Kristin Chenoweth, Corbin Bernsen and Orlando Jones. And, if you’ve ever read Gaiman, you know the entire cast will be hard pressed to make “American Gods” believable. That might be why HBO passed on this series.

So, here’s a quick rundown of the cast and what Shat On TV thinks of Starz’ decisions. Remember the Shat Score is determined by how many wipes it would take to get a performance off your bum. Zero is a perfect score; five is a disaster. Continue reading American Gods cast starts strong, but we have concerns

Westworld Season 2 Casting News – Not Everyone Will Return

Westworld Theories & Listener Mail – April 2017

Louis Herthum and Talulah Riley will return as regulars in Westworld Season Two. Jimmy Simpson will not. And we can expect a narrative leap into the future as Season Two opens in late 2018. Get the details in this months Westworld Telegraph!

We also read listener mail covering Dr. Ford’s ability to predict a perfect March Madness bracket, the mainland’s perception of Westworld, android humanity, and Westworld vs. Game of Thrones.

Have a listen, then write us your thoughts for the May edition of Westworld Telegraph from Shat on TV.

Click here to read all the Westworld Telegraphs in their entirety

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