The Ringer’s Chris Ryan and Andy Greenwald discuss the Television Critics Association and the future of TV streaming, highlighting some of the difficulties the entertainment industry is facing (0:30). Later, Andy sells Chris on Season 2 of HBO’s ‘Insecure’ (23:00), and Justin Charity and Chris pitch Andy on Netflix’s ‘Ozark’ while discussing the value of TV that simply entertains us (27:00).
The Future of Streaming Television and Celebrating ‘Ozark’ and ‘Insecure’
Andy tries to sell Chris on Season 2 of Issa Rae’s show
Plus, Shane Bacon on LIV Golf’s TV deal
Mike and Jesse record from Vegas at the Industry Summit and share their thoughts and experiences, review the week in the NFL, and share an exciting new contest they’re running in collaboration with Sorare
Matt and Julia dive into Nielsen’s newly released ratings and determine which show is benefiting its host platform the most
Chris Ryan, Joanna Robinson, and Mallory Rubin talk about why this scene was the payoff for several years of resentment, what their key differences are, and how they came to light in this scene particularly.