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Roger Roeper & Dick Ebert & Gene Lyons host a weekly podcast covering Westworld the hit science fiction thriller television series created by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy for HBO, based on the 1973 film of the same name, which was written and directed by American novelist Michael Crichton. Nolan serves as executive producer along with Joy, J. J. Abrams and Bryan Burk with Nolan directing the pilot. The series premiered October 2, 2016.

Described as "a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the future of sin," the series tells the story of a futuristic theme park called Westworld.


Dec 20, 2016

Westworld Season 1 may be over, but the Shat on TV monkeys never stop producing content! In this episode, Rog, Gene & Big D welcome Axel from Westworld Theorycast and Roberto from Radio Westworld to discuss thoughts and ideas regarding the inaugural season. 

Additionally, the roundtable reviews which plot points they...

Dec 16, 2016

Ptolemy Slocum, Westworld's Sylvester, shares his views on Westworld Season 1 and the creative process. Hear how he made his way to Hollywood from Kenya, what it was like to work with Felix and Maeve, and why he calls Luke Hemsworth "The God of Parties."

Also discover Ptolemy's favorite Westworld fan theory,...

Dec 13, 2016

What will we do until Westworld returns in 2018? Keep talking about it and bring in experts from Beyond Westworld Podcast, that's what. Find out what shocked us, what tickled us and what made us growl.

Shat on TV's Roger, Big D and Gene join forces with Beyond Westworld's
Troy Heinritz and Aaron Peterson for a Westworld...

Dec 9, 2016

The Season One Finale of Westworld overwhelmingly answered many of the questions and theories presented throughout the season, however, that didn't stop the #ShatNation from filling our Telegraph Inbox.

Gene, Rog, & Big D close up 2016 by responding to the Top 15 (or is it 16?) emails of the week, including deep...

Dec 7, 2016

Westworld's season finale, "The Bicameral Mind," threw an avalanche of action and answers our way -- an episode truly worth of a Deep Dive.

Let's plunge into the significance and perils of the maze, explore why Bernard's death and resurrection make sense, and discuss why Logan went galloping naked with a feather.