Cancellations, Renewals and New Shows – Oh My!

This year’s TV Upfronts brought some major heartbreak along with a string of new shows. ABC was particularly ruthless, giving favorites like The Muppets, MARVEL’s Agent Carter and Castle the axe. Fox saved Sleepy Hollow despite the loss of Nicole Beharie, and decided that quirky freshman comedy The Grinder would rest for good. Kristin and I went over the highs and lows of the cancellations and renewals over last week. Listen in now:

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The Originals: “The Bloody Crown” Review

Hey guys! I got together with Kristin to discuss the highlights of the season finale of The Originals.

Season 3 | Episode 22 – “The Bloody Crown”

After months of thwarting off dangerous threats and deadly attacks, the Mikaelson siblings finally come face to face with the one person that could lead to their ultimate demise. With the stakes higher than ever and the compound overrun by an army of his oldest sworn enemies, Klaus is put on trial for centuries of atrocities he’s committed. Meanwhile, Marcel, who has been spiraling out of control following an act of betrayal by those closest to him, is stunned by the unexpected arrival of someone from his past. Finally, Elijah, Freya and Kol frantically search for a way to save their family before it’s too late.

The full episode is available now on CWTV.com.

The Originals: “Heart Shaped Box” Review

Hey guys! Every Saturday, I get together with co-hosts Kristin and Raechel to discuss the highlights of the latest episode of The Originals.

Season 3 | Episode 13 – “Heart Shaped Box”

Determined to make her ultimate move against the Mikaelson brothers, Aurora uses Freya as bait to lure Klaus and Elijah into a dangerous trap. Meanwhile, after being recruited by The Strix’s powerful coven of witches to perform a spell that could save the lives of her closest friends, Davina finds a way to conjure up Kol, the only person who may know the key ingredient to completing the spell. Finally, Hayley is forced to make a heartbreaking sacrifice. Marcel and Cami also appear.

Tune in Friday nights at 9 p.m. on the CW Network.

The Vampire Diaries: ‘This Woman’s Work’ Review

Hey guys! Every Saturday, I get together with co-host my Kristin to discuss the highlights of the latest episode of The Vampire Diaries.

Season 7 | Episode 13 – “This Woman’s Work”

When complications from her supernatural pregnancy leave Caroline’s life hanging in the balance, Stefan and Valerie take extreme measures to try and save her and the babies. Meanwhile, after uncovering a dark secret about Damon, Enzo uses the information to force Damon into helping him track down Rayna Cruz, a ruthless vampire hunter who is on the loose. However, when Damon’s actions inadvertently put everyone he loves in Rayna’s path, he is forced to make things right before it’s too late. Bonnie and Alaric also appear.

Tune in Friday nights at 8 p.m. on the CW Network.

The Originals: “Dead Angels” Review

Hey guys! Every Saturday, I get together with co-hosts Kristin and Raechel to discuss the highlights of the latest episode of The Originals.

Season 3 | Episode 12 – “Dead Angels”

When a powerful weapon that could take down the Mikaelsons for good ends up in the wrong hands, Klaus finds himself in a tense standoff with an unlikely foe. Meanwhile, Elijah’s attempt to reclaim control of the Strix leads to a violent showdown and the emergence of a potential new leader. Elsewhere, when a new coven of witches tries to influence Davina into helping them locate the elusive weapon, she quickly realizes she may be in over her head. Hayley, Marcel, Cami and Vincent also appear.

Tune in Friday nights at 9 p.m. on the CW Network.

The Vampire Diaries: “Postcards from the Edge” Review

Hey guys! Every Saturday, I get together with co-host my Kristin to discuss the highlights of the latest episode of The Vampire Diaries.

Season 7 | Episode 12 – “Postcards from the Edge”

When his experience in the Phoenix stone leads him to do the unthinkable, Damon finds himself without a care in the world, spiraling out of control and under the influence of a dangerous and reckless Julian. Refusing to give up on his brother, Stefan attempts to reason with Damon only to uncover the devastating reason for his descent. Elsewhere, Caroline begins having some dangerous side effects as a result of her supernatural pregnancy and is forced to turn to Valerie for help. Meanwhile, Bonnie, Nora and Mary Louise attempt to track down a ruthless vampire hunter named Rayna after they suspect that she has reemerged. Matt and Enzo also appear.

Tune in Friday nights at 8 p.m. on the CW Network.

The Originals: “Wild at Heart” Review

Hey guys! Every Saturday, I get together with co-hosts Kristin and Raechel to discuss the highlights of the latest episode of The Originals.

Season 3 | Episode 11 – “Wild at Heart”

While Klaus finds himself dealing with pressing matters at home, Elijah reluctantly aligns with Aya after learning that she may have knowledge of an elusive weapon that could kill an Original Vampire for good. Meanwhile, alone and shunned by her coven of witches, a desperate Davina is left conflicted after she is approached with an enticing offer that could bring her one step closer to reuniting with Kol. Hayley, Marcel and Cami also appear.

Tune in Friday nights at 9 p.m. on the CW Network.

The Vampire Diaries: ‘Things We Lost in the Fire’ Review

Hey guys! Every Saturday, I get together with co-hosts Kristin and Raechel to discuss the highlights of the latest episode of The Vampire Diaries.

Season 7 | Episode 11 – “Things We Lost in the Fire”

With the traumatic effects of the Phoenix Stone taking a toll on his brother, Stefan attempts to help Damon regain his grip on reality, while secretly struggling with his own experience in the stone. Elsewhere, Matt and Bonnie deal with the fallout after Julian and his men take over Mystic Falls, leading Matt to spiral out of control and into trouble with an officer named Penny. Meanwhile, Tyler returns to town for Alaric’s baby shower and Caroline makes an upsetting discovery involving Alaric and his future plan for the babies.

Tune in Friday nights at 8 p.m. on the CW Network.