HBO drops new Westworld teaser trailer
HBO finally dropped the Westworld teaser trailer we’ve all been waiting for just before last night’s Game of Thrones. After months of speculation about the troubled production, this official glimpse gives us a good idea of what to expect. Naturally, the trailer offers intriguing visuals vaguely reminiscent of 2015’s Ex Machina. Similar storylines don’t hurt as Westworld apparently deals with sentient robots as well. Westworld Teaser
Riley Keough on Sex and ‘The Girlfriend Experience’
Earlier this year, Starz unveiled its newest show, The Girlfriend Experience. Each week you could watch as its lead Christine (Riley Keough) joins a prestigious a firm as an intern while studying law. Her classmate introduces her to the world of TGE, where transactional relationships are made, and Christine is drawn into the world. Or you could binge all 13 episodes. But before you do, read Jazz Tangcay’s full interview with Riley Keough. Riley Keough
No, I like what it does to people. I like that it makes them think about things and question things. I like that it makes them think about what’s right and wrong. – Riley Keough on the nudity and sex of ‘The Girlfriend Experience’
Water Cooler Podcast Episode 81: ‘Horace and Pete,’ Crowe’s ‘Roadies,’ and TNT’s Wild ‘Animals’
This week at the Water Cooler, Joey, Megan, and Clarence take a look at an eclectic mix of television shows. We start with Louis CK’s pet project Horace and Pete, which is getting some minor traction in the Emmy race. We talk about the series and whether or not the Emmy buzz is warranted. If you’ve seen Horace and Pete, tell us what you thought!
We then take a look at three series that have premiered within the last week: TNT’s Animal Kingdom, TBS’s Wrecked, and the fourth season of Netflix’s Orange is the New Black. Finally, we give an early review of Showtime’s upcoming Cameron Crowe series Roadies. Episode 81