'TV's Top 5': Inside the True Crime Wave With Apple's 'Truth Be Told' Boss

'TV's Top 5': Inside the True Crime Wave With Apple's 'Truth Be Told' Boss

06 Dec 2019 (PT)
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During this week's podcast, hosts Daniel Fienberg and Lesley Goldberg also discuss ViacomCBS and NBC's 'America's Got Talent' woes, among other topics.

Welcome to another episode of TV's Top 5, The Hollywood Reporter's TV podcast.

Every week, hostsLesley GoldbergWest Coast TV editor andDaniel Fienbergchief TV critic break down the week in TV news with context from the business and critical sides, welcome showrunners and executive guests and provide a critical guide of what to watch or skip, as the case may be.

This week's five topics are:

1. Headlines.Since the show has been off since before Thanksgiving, this segment reviews the major headlines that happened over the Thanksgiving break — including major executive departures at Quibi and Cartoon Network — as well as a new wave of showrunner changes and cancellations that have happened over the past two weeks.

2. America's Got Talent investigation.This segment explores the cultural issues happening behind the scenes of NBC's top-rated reality competition show that led to Gabrielle Union and Julianne Hough being dismissed after one season on the judges' table.

3. ViacomCBS has officially closed.The re-merger brings together brands including Showtime, MTV and CBS All Access, among many others. This segment explores the why behind the deal and what it could mean for TV viewers.

4. Showrunner Spotlight: Nichelle Tramble Spellman. The exec producer behind Apple TV+'s Octavia Spencer drama Truth Be Told joins the show this week to discuss her love of true crime tales, bringing a book about a podcaster to television and touches on her involvement with HBO's controversial and scrapped drama Confederate. Spellman also opens up about working with her writer-producer husband, Malcolm, and how their experience at upstart streamers Apple and Disney+, respectively compared.

5. Critic's Corner.Asalways, every episode ends with Fienberg offering his thoughts about what to watch or skip. This week, he touches on Michelle Wolf's Netflix stand-up special, the new season of Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and Showtime's Work in Progress.And come back next week when Maisel creators Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino join the show for a Showrunner Spotlight interview.

Hear it all now on TV's Top 5. Be sure tosubscribeto the podcast to never miss an episode. Reviews welcome! You can also email Goldberg and Fienberg with any topics or questions you'd like to be addressed in future episodes [email protected]

TV's Top 5is part of THR's roster of podcasts, including Awards Chatter,Scott Feinberg's weekly in-depth and award-winning interview show focusing on the most interesting talents of the Oscar and Emmy seasons; genre reporterJosh Wigler's Series Regular; crafts expertCarolyn Giardina's weekly series, Behind the Screen, which explores the top artists and technologies creating film and TV magic;Seth Abramovitch's monthly series, It Happened in Hollywood,which revisits indelible moments from 90 years of THR's entertainment history; and Hollywood Remixed, hosted byRebecca FordandRebecca Sun, which focuses on underrepresented or misrepresented stories and characters in Hollywood. Other podcasts are in the works.

Source: Hollywood Reporter

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'TV's Top 5': Inside the True Crime Wave With Apple's 'Truth Be Told' Boss
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