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.


  • 275: Waking Up To The Morning Show

    November 6th, 2019  |  1 hr 44 mins
    american vandal, dickinson, for all mankind, see, the great british bake off, the morning show

    Willa Paskin joins us to talk about the flagship drama with all the movie stars, and the rest of the launch offerings from Apple TV+!

  • 274: Meet Mrs. Fletcher

    October 30th, 2019  |  2 hrs 12 mins
    bojack horseman, lucifer, mrs. fletcher, silicon valley, teen mom: young & pregnant, the good fight

    Mo Ryan returns for HBO's half-hour empty-nest dramedy, plus The Good Fight for the Canon and a we're-number-two Game Time!

  • 273: Getting On Our High Horse To Talk About HBO's Catherine The Great

    October 23rd, 2019  |  1 hr 42 mins
    buzz, catherine the great, living with yourself, modern love, survivor, the politician, the righteous gemstones, watchmen

    Karen Geier makes her EHG début for a discussion of the historical miniseries!

  • 272: Flooring It With El Camino

    October 16th, 2019  |  1 hr 23 mins
    breaking bad, dynasty, el camino, get shorty, lodge 49, press, private lives of the windsors, riverdale, the leftovers

    Lead Rolling Stone TV critic Alan Sepinwall on the Breaking Bad sequel movie, plus a Leftovers ep for the Canon, breathy themes, and more!

  • 271: Stopping The Presses For Press On Masterpiece

    October 9th, 2019  |  1 hr 44 mins
    big mouth, cash cab, evil, press, the grinder

    Former newspaper journalist Daniel MacEachern joins us to talk about PBS's latest British miniseries import!

  • 270: The Survivor Stumptown Sunnyside Shot Clock

    October 2nd, 2019  |  1 hr 18 mins
    below deck mediterranean, buzz, dancing with the stars, perfect harmony, stumptown, sunnyside, survivor, the challenge

    Kim Reed returns for Survivor, Stumptown, Sunnyside, an all-time reality blindside for the Canon, and more!

  • 269: Polishing The Silver For Downton Abbey: The Movie

    September 25th, 2019  |  2 hrs 10 mins
    30 for 30, battlestar galactica, bob hearts abishola, carol's second act, dark crystal: age of resistance, downton abbey, project runway, the unicorn, unbelievable

    Oscar buzzers Chris Feil and Joe Reid join us to talk about the big-screen adaptation of the ITV/PBS period piece!

  • 268: The Ups And Downs Of Coming Undone

    September 18th, 2019  |  2 hrs 53 secs
    are you the one, glow, married at first sight, saturday night live, the challenge, the real housewives of beverly hills, undone

    Kevin O'Keeffe joins us to discuss Amazon's animated critical darling, plus a RHOBH Canon submission, math, and more.

  • 267: Tearing Down A Very Brady Renovation

    September 11th, 2019  |  2 hrs 4 mins
    a very brady renovation, country music, enlightened, joe pera talks with you, money heist, the deuce

    Bobby Finger returns to discuss HGTV's Brady Bunch nostalgia play!

  • 266: The Episode That's Two Episodes

    September 4th, 2019  |  40 mins 52 secs
    all in the family, american crime story, the jeffersons

    We're not able to record this week so we're treating y'all to a sneak peak at Extra Extra Hot Great, our patrons-only bonus podcast.

  • 265: Is On Becoming A God In Central Florida A Scheme Worth Buying Into?

    August 28th, 2019  |  1 hr 25 mins
    13 reasons why, garth marenghi's darkplace, on becoming a god in central florida, why women kill

    Jeb Lund is back to talk about the Showtime dramedy, plus gators, a Darkplace Canon submission, Hallmark, and more!

  • 264: Praying On The Righteous Gemstones

    August 21st, 2019  |  1 hr 34 mins
    friends, lodge 49, qb1: beyond the lights, sherlock, st. elmo's fire, the boys, the righteous gemstones, years and years

    Adam Sternbergh returns to discuss the latest Danny McBride/Jody Hill/HBO team-up!