Extra Hot Great

Talking TV new and old each week. Plus The Canon, Game Time and more!

About the show

Join David T. Cole, Tara Ariano, Sarah D. Bunting and their valued guests each week for discussion of what's new on TV plus our hall of fame roundtable segment called The Canon, listen as we appoint Winners and Losers Of The Week and of course our ultra-competitive TV trivia quiz: Game Time.


  • 329: (Baby-)Sitting With Becoming You

    November 18th, 2020  |  1 hr 39 mins
    becoming you, candy land, joe pera talks with you, law & order: svu, that animal rescue show, the crown

    Omar Gallaga is back for Apple TV+'s new child-development docuseries, plus Joe Pera Talks With The Canon and a mystery Game Time!

  • 328: Celebrating Christmastime In The City With Dash & Lily

    November 11th, 2020  |  1 hr 16 mins
    a teacher, b positive, barry, dash & lily, ted lasso, the reagans

    Esther Zuckerman joins us to discuss Netflix's latest YA adaptation!

  • 327: The Extra Hot Great American Pop Culture Quiz Show

    November 4th, 2020  |  1 hr 7 mins
    columbo, friends, law & order
  • 326: Unpacking The Undoing or Too Many Butterflies

    October 28th, 2020  |  1 hr 56 mins
    archer, city so real, halt and catch fire, revolutionary girl utena, supermarket sweep, the morning show, the undoing

    Emily Yoshida returns to discuss the Kidman/Grant "thriller," plus a Halt And Catch Fire for the Canon, Steve James, and more!

  • 325: Are We Living For Someone Has To Die?

    October 21st, 2020  |  1 hr 28 mins
    australia's next top model, selling sunset, social distance, someone has to die, the conners, the tyra banks show, the west wing

    Will Ellis joins us to talk about Netflix's new Spanish suspense thriller!

  • 324: The Right Stuff May Not Have...Well, You Know

    October 14th, 2020  |  1 hr 32 mins
    connected, dark side of the right, rise of empires: ottoman, rupaul's drag race uk, the good wife, the right stuff

    Eater's Adam Moussa joins us for Disney+'s space race for dads, a UK Drag Race Canon entry lip-syncs for its life, and more!

  • 323: Doing A Tight Five On The Comedy Store

    October 7th, 2020  |  1 hr 28 mins
    anthony bourdain: parts unknown, emily in paris, glow, i am richard pryor, polar bear's cafe, the comedy store

    Actual standup comic Brandi Brown joins us to talk about Showtime's docuseries on the legendary L.A. comedy club!

  • 322: Should You Search For Utopia?

    September 30th, 2020  |  1 hr 58 mins
    30 for 30: the life & trials of oscar pistorius, cobra kai, enola holmes, julie and the phantoms, mr. robot, the legend of korra, utopia

    Devindra Hardawar of /Filmcast joins us for Amazon's puzzle-show import, Mr. Robot tries to hack into the Canon, and more!

  • 321: Coming Clean On Filthy Rich

    September 23rd, 2020  |  1 hr 16 mins
    documentary now, filthy rich, high score, just shoot me, sing on

    Meredith Haggerty joins us from The Goods to talk about Fox's new televangelist soap opera!

  • 320: Zooming In On Home-Shot Reality TV

    September 16th, 2020  |  2 hrs 15 mins
    16 and recovering, amy schumer learns to cook, challenger: the final flight, design at your door, dr. pimple popper, get organized with the home edit, ghosted, holey moley, love after lockup, my feet are killing me, survivor, the great pottery throw down

    Andy Dehnart of reality blurred joins us for a look at DIY pandemic shows, plus a Survivor Canon submission and an SNL Game Time!

  • 319: Should Away Be Tossed Away?

    September 9th, 2020  |  1 hr 32 mins
    90 day fiancé, away, for all mankind, the boys, the venture brothers, the x-files

    The Hollywood Reporter TV critic Inkoo Kang joins us to discuss Netflix's new space drama!

  • 318: Premium Filler

    September 2nd, 2020  |  53 mins 48 secs
    ancient aliens

    We're off this week but we've glued together three listener-suggested topics from our Patreon supporter bonus podcast Extra Extra Hot Great.