The TVaholic Previews...
The TVaholic Previews brings you short spoiler-free previews of new scripted TV shows. Each episode runs 5-10 minutes and will let you know what the show is about, who is in the show, who is behind the show and whether it’s worth watching or not. As the TV landscape continues to grow, with new shows from broadcast (ABC, CBS, …), cable (FX, TNT, …), premium cable (HBO, Showtime, …) and streaming outlets (Amazon Prime, Netflix, …) coming out year-round, we’ll help you find the “Prime” in primetime. Each episode will drop the week before new shows premiere. Find the latest shows covered listed below or subscribe via iTunes, Google Play Music, Stitcher, Android or add the podcast feed to your favorite podcast app and get them as soon as they’re available.

Did CBS Finally MacGyver the New MacGyver Into Something Worth Watching?

September 16, 2016

On this episode we preview CBS’ new action-adventure series MacGyver. It stars Lucas Till (X-Men: Apocalypse), George Eads (CSI: Crimes Scene Investigation), Tristin Mays (The Vampire Diaries), Sandrine Holt (The Returned) and Justin Hires (Rush Hour). MacGyver is a re-imagining of the classic series as an action-adventure dramedy about a young man who works for […]

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Does ABC’s Speechless Find Its Comedic Voice?

September 14, 2016

On this episode we preview ABC’s new comedy Speechless. It stars Minnie Driver (About a Boy), John Ross Bowie (The Big Bang Theory), Micah Fowler (Labor Day movie), Mason Cook (Legends), Kyla Kenedy (The Night Shift), Cedric Yarbrough (Reno 911!), Jonathan Slavin (Better Off Ted) and Marin Hinkle (Two and a Half Men). Speechless is […]

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Is NBC’s new dramedy This Is Us for You?

September 13, 2016

On this episode we preview NBC’s dramedy This Is Us. It stars Mandy Moore (Red Band Society, Milo Ventimiglia (Heroes), Chrissy Metz (American Horror Story: Freak Show, Justin Hartley (Smallville), Sterling K. Brown (The People vs. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story), Susan Kelechi Watson (Louie), Ron Cephas Jones (Mr. Robot) and Chris Sullivan (The Knick). […]

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Should You Join FOX’s Houdini & Doyle on Their Mysterious Adventures?

April 25, 2016

On this episode we preview FOX’s mystery dramedy Houdini & Doyle. It stars Michael Weston (House, M.D.), Stephen Mangan (Episodes), Rebecca Liddiard (Between), Adam Nagaitis (Banished) and Tim McInnerny (Sherlock: The Abominable Bride). Houdini & Doyle flows master magician, escape artist and paranormal debunker Harry Houdini and prolific writer, creator of “Sherlock Holmes” and paranormal […]

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