Andy reflects on his time making Briarpatch after the season finale aired this week (1:06). Production on most TV shows has ground to a halt due to COVID-19, but that doesn’t mean that Hollywood dealmaking is slowing down (15:42). We talk about that electric scene in the penultimate episode of Better Call Saul (28:00) and give some immediate reactions to the first episode of Mrs. America (38:33). Finally, Chris and Andy are joined by some of the cast from Briarpatch (50:59).
Hollywood Dealmaking Doesn’t Stop, Even If Production Does
Plus that ‘Better Call Saul’ scene and Rosario Dawson on the ‘Briarpatch’ finale
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.