BroadwayWorld.com's Pop Culture podcast hosted by Senior TV and Film Critic Matt Tamanini and BWW TV Los Angeles Bureau Chief, Jennifer McHugh. Matt and Jenn discuss and argue about all things pop culture, from television to movies to Broadway and everything in between.
Hello Pop Culture survivors! In this second half of a previous Some Like It Pop recording session, Matt and Jenn discuss their favorite show on TV 'Rectify,' they discuss FOX's 'Rock Horror Picture Show' remake and PBS's 'Hamilton's America,' and they finish off with Show and Tell. FYI- Since this recording happened Pre-Election, we are going to skip Matt's Show and Tell submission... it's just still too painful.BWW's 'Some Like it Pop' Grades and Ranks TV's Biggest Networks. Do You Agree? November 10, 2016
Hello Pop Culture Hackers! On this final full episode of Some Like It Pop's summer hiatus, Matt and Jenn dive deep into the shows that they enjoyed watching on TV over the summer, as well as some of the things that we are looking forward to in the fall. They also discuss summer movies with talking food, and we finish off with Show and Tell.BWW's 'Some Like it Pop' Counts Down Top-10 Summer Movies of All-Time September 7, 2016
Happy Summer Pop Culture Gurus! In this special episode, we venture into dark, air-conditioned movie theaters to chat about our favorite flicks of Summer 2016, as well as some we are looking forward to seeing soon. We discuss 'Ghostbusters,' 'Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates,' 'The Lobster,' 'Swiss Army Man,' 'Bad Moms,' 'Suicide Squad,' 'Yoga Hosers,' and 'Sausage Party.'BWW's 'Some Like It Pop' Breaks Down the Best (and Worst) of Summer TV July 22, 2016
Hello Pop Culture Lifeguards! On this episode of BroadwayWorld's Some Like It Pop Podcast we discuss the best and worst of the 2016 Summer TV calendar. We discuss how HBO's newest prestige drama 'The Night Of,' the triumphant return of 'Mr. Robot,' and some surprising shows, both good and bad, and we finish off with Show and Tell.BWW's 'Some Like It Pop' Releases a Mini-Episode Chatting 2016 Emmy Noms July 19, 2016
Happy Summer Pop Culture Gurus! In this special episode, BroadwayWorld's Matt Tamanini and Jennifer McHugh venture into the 2016 Emmy nominations, which were full of surprises, both of the good and bad variety. They are tickled pink about the inclusion of shows like THE AMERICANS, MR. ROBOT, LAST MAN ON EARTH, and more. They are also still confused why MODERN FAMILY maintains a perennial spot in the Best Comedy category. BWW's 'Some Like it Pop' Counts Down Top-10 Tony Award Performances July 7, 2016
Even though Matt and Jenn are technically on a 'Some Like It Pop' hiatus over the summer, they just can't help getting together to make lists of things. So, in this new episode of Some Like It Pop's List-O-Palooza, Matt and Jenn reveal their Top 10 Favorite Tony Awards Performances.'Some Like It Pop' Counts Down Their Top 10 TV Season Finales June 1, 2016
Hello Pop Culture Illuminati! On this episode of BroadwayWorld's Some Like It Pop Podcast we discuss the recent Tony nominations from the perspective of theatre lovers that live thousands of miles from Broadway, our unique approaches to theatre and TV, 'Captain America: Civil War', and 'Keanu.' And, as always, we wrap up the episode with 'Show and Tell.'BWW's 'Some Like It Pop' Gets into the #Hamiltome on a Special 'Hamilsode' April 28, 2016
Happy Tony Season Pop Culture Obsessives! In this special episode, we venture into the whimsy and wonder that is 'Hamilton: The Revolution,' or as it is more colloquially know, 'The Hamiltome.' Jenn and I discuss, the art, the prose, the footnotes, the audiobook, and what's next for 'Hamilton.' 'Some Like It Pop' Counts Down TV's Best Dramas, Announces New Contest! April 21, 2016
In our first two List-O-Palooza episodes, we counted down our Top-10 Favorite Plays (listen here) and Top-10 Favorite Musicals (listen here). In this episode, which you can listen to below, we attempt to branch out of the theatrical with our Top-10 Favorite Oscar Best Picture Winners, but every time we think we're out, they pull us back in again. We apologize for any mispronunciations, we try to do the best we can, but talking is hard y'all.BWW's 'Some Like It Pop' Podcast Launches 90s & 00s TV/Movie March Madness March 17, 2016
Happy St. Patrick's Day Pop Culture Enthusiasts! While we know that most of our listeners aren't huge sports fans, we are. So, we wanted to find a way to blend our love of sports and pop culture. Therefore, on this special mini-episode, after Matt and Jenn wax poetic about their love for the NCAA Basketball Tournament, we unveil our 2016 TV and Movies Bracket Challenge; and the best part is, you get to pick the winners, and can even win prizes!BWW's 'Some Like It Pop' Discusses if CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND is the Best Show on TV, More March 10, 2016
Hello Pop Culture Wunderkinds! On this episode of BroadwayWorld's Some Like it Pop Podcast we look back at the best and worst of the 2016 Oscars, discuss what might be the best show on TV, and look at a slew of new TV shows debuting in March.