Do you ever feel like everyone is watching a certain TV show except you? You get on Facebook or Twitter and it seems like the whole world is talking about #TheWalkingDead, #WinterIsHere, or #OITNB. And you feel so alone.
In the first episode of Stinger: The Entertainment Podcast, Shannon & Fadra talk about what they are watching, what’s coming out soon, and what they feel completely in the dark about.
4:10 – What are you watching? Shannon & Fadra discuss Okja, Lion, Arrow, The Office, Jessica Jones, and Game of Thrones.
12:13 – Latest movies. What the Stinger team liked – and didn’t like – about Spider-Man: Homecoming. Also: Will Wonder Woman get an Oscar nod?
16:48 – What’s coming up on Netflix?
- Stranger Things 2 premieres on Netflix on October 27th. The duo chat about the trailer, 80’s nostalgia, and is it really scary?
- Atypical premieres on Netflix on August 11th and Jennifer Jason Leigh comes out of the woodwork.
- The Defenders premieres on Netflix on August 18th. Shannon advises on the proper order to watch the Netflix Marvel shows prior to the Defenders: Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, Daredevil (S1 & S2), then Iron Fist.
22:56 – What’s coming up in the movies? Fadra is excited about The Dark Tower and Matthew McConaughey as a bad guy. Also, A Wrinkle in Time and the Flatliners reboot.
29:28 – This week’s Stinger topic: What show have you never watched that you feel the rest of the world has? Shannon & Fadra ask their friends this question and discuss which shows – and why – make people feel left out. Then they discuss their personal challenge to watch one show that the other has never seen: The Walking Dead and House of Cards.