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Episode 27 – Character Building

This week, we’re doing some character work. Correspondence:- The Televigion Mum has some in-depth bullet pointed thoughts on characters and brings up discussion of the now cancelled series, The Kennedy’s. Curtis Allan has some favourite characters in The Elric Brothers from Full Metal Alchemist Brotherhood And in Very Special Correspondence Gauntletgirl talks Lucifer and Mystery Diners plus […]

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Episode 26 – Bingo!

A little later than usual we bring you episode 26, a boring number but a much better episode. We have news of a new BBC venture, Too Much TV – a daily TV discussion show at 6.30pm every weekday on BBC Two. Anything that promotes more TV conversations must be a good thing! Plus it has a Spice […]

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Episode 25 – The Quarter Century

The Televigion Podcast Episode 25! We have reached the quarter century of Televigion! So it is time to look to the past… The latest revival news is that Bryan Fuller will be showrunner for the new Star Trek and we chat through a lot more of our own Revival, Reboot or Reimagining examples and some from our listeners too. […]

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Episode 24 – Films, Musicals and Revivals, Oh My!

This week, we’re moving away from television but still in Televigion. Rachel and James have been watching films – specifically Rush and Man Up (both on Amazon Prime) NB The film Rachel referred to is The Break-Up Correspondence :- A Neat Guy on Twitter joined in with Televigion Commentary Interesting article sent by James Anderson – Sky’s gazumping is killing popular drama […]

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BONUS Episode 23.5 – Televigion Commentary the First

The Televigion Commentary is here! An experiment in Televigion for two passionate watchers to talk over a great episode of TV. James Walker joins James to watch Parks and Recreation S4, Episode 13 Bowling for Votes (YouTube link only for US listeners) There’s a countdown to us pressing play so you can join in precisely! Or just listen […]

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Episode 23 – Lucky Dip

The Televigion Podcast Episode 23! Inspired by bonus episode interview with Ben Verth, Rachel and James start off with a discussion of communal watching, Televigion guilt and seeing TV being made. Correspondence :- From the Televigion Mum: The many talents of James Corden, inspired by this clip Rod Stewart Carpool with James Corden The VSCM agrees with previous […]

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BONUS Episode 22.5 – Squirrel Interlude

The Televigion Podcast Episode 22.5! The Televigion Podcast is delighted to welcome Ben Verth, stand-up, writer and one half of the excellent Doctor Who Podcast On The Time Lash. For more of Ben’s work see http://www.benverthcomedy.com From early memories of incarcerating engines in The Sad Story of Henry – Thomas the Tank Engine to dredging up memories of Space Precinct we […]

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Episode 22 – Two Swans-a-Swimming

The Televigion Podcast Episode 22! There’s a lack of exciting TV for James but Rachel is in fine Televigional spirit. And Gauntletgirl just misses this week’s deadline with her correspondence! This week in summary Correspondence :- An in-depth discussion of Tracey Ullman’s Show (BBC1) inspired by the Televigion Mum. Recommendations:- Victorian Bakers on BBC2 Current TV:- War and […]

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BONUS Episode 21.5 – Raconteurs Anonymous

BONUS Episode – Jake Bourke Interview The Televigion Podcast is delighted to welcome Jake Bourke to the fold, and to find some new perspectives on the world of the screen. We have early and hazy (what is the show with the black and white 2D cat?) memories of Irish TV including Wanderly Wagon and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (or as Jake mentioned […]

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Episode 21 – January Funk

The Televigion Podcast Episode 21! Lots of television is coming back though Rachel and James are watching less. Is TV trying to tempt them back? Ellen Returns to UK screens Robot Wars is coming back Friends Reunion! or Shots of Friends actors might be in same TV show This week in summary Correspondence :-The Very Special Correspondent Mum […]