FX has adapted the 2014 vampire mockumentary film What We Do In The Shadows as a TV series: does it have the same bite as the original? Nick Rheinwald-Jones returns to discuss! Around The Dial spins through The Village; Playing House alumni Lennon Parham and Jessica St. Clair's live UCB improv show; Season 3 of The Good Fight; and commonwealth news spoofs This Time With Alan Partridge and Get Krack!n. Tara celebrates a Taskmaster-related Tiny Triumph before pitching the Frasier episode "The Matchmaker" for induction into The Canon. We crown the week's Winner and Loser, and then close up with a Game Time that challenges us all on our spelling ability. Close all your blackout curtains and listen in!
- Lead Topic
- What We Do In The Shadows
- Around The Dial
- The Village
- Lennon Parham & Jessica St. Clair
- The Good Fight
- This Time With Alan Partridge
- Get Krack!n
- Tiny Triumph
- The Canon
- Frasier S02.E03: The Matchmakers
- Winner and Loser of the Week
- Emily Dickinson
- Mm. Caroline and other Supernatural fans
- Game Time
- If Leaving E Is Easy
- Nick Rheinwald-Jones on Twitter
- Nick's new immersive show The Pod at the Hollywood Fringe Festival
- Episode photo: John P Johnson / FX
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