Episode 89: The Olympics, Mr. Robot S2 and Emmy’s Directing races highlight this week’s Water Cooler Podcast.
On this week’s Water Cooler Podcast, we’ve got a hodgepodge of TV and Emmy goodness. First off, we’re covering a little recent news in the TV world including upcoming dates for Amazon’s fall release schedule, a quick look at Friday’s Olympics Opening ceremony, and the 2016 winners in the Television Critics Association, the last major critics group to weigh in before Emmy voting on August 15. Then, we’re taking a look at Mr. Robot S2 at the halfway point. How does the freshman Emmy nominee hold up in its second season? Is this a one-shot wonder?
Next, our exploration of the Emmy categories continues with Comedy, Drama, Limited series direction. Who’s ahead in one of the classier Emmy races? Finally, we close with the Flash Forward of what television most excites us in the upcoming week. Thanks for listening!
03:38 – TV News
19:21 – Mr. Robot S2 (***Spoilers***)
39:38 – 2016 Emmy Directors
52:46 – Flash Forward