Ryan Berenz

About Ryan Berenz

Star Wars nerd. Adult Fan of LEGO (AFOL). Father of two. Husband of one. I write about sports on TV because I am bad at sports in real life. I write about Alaskan Bush People because someone pays me money to.

Reality show stars come on down to The Price Is Right primetime specials

The Price Is Right Primetime Special: Survivor

Stars of CBS reality series “come on down!” to play The Price Is Right with fans for three nights on CBS beginning Monday, May 23, at 8pm ET/PT. On Monday, The Price Is Right host Drew Carey welcomes some of Survivor’s top players, including Rob Mariano, Tina Wesson and Rupert Boneham, and a special guest appearance by Jeff Probst. On Tuesday at 8pm ET/PT, The Price Is Right features some of Big Brother’s most popular houseguests, including Will Kirby, Janelle Pierzina and Rachel Reilly. Big Brother host Julie Chen makes a special appearance. Things wrap up on Wednesday at 8pm … Continue reading

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Discovery Channel Alaskan Bush People recap: Winter Watch

Alaskan Bush People The Skiff

Go Here For All Of Your AWESOME And EXXXTREME Alaskan Bush People Needs! In Season 4, Episode 3 of Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People, “Winter Watch” (May 20), Billy sees an opportunity to tie up loose ends, fortify his connection with the bush, and keep his family close with a visit to the winter watch of Excursion Inlet. Along the way, a failing anchor changes everything. In Loving Memory … I hope you’re all ready to “fortify your connection with the bush,” because I sure as hell am after last week’s carnival of crap. This week’s episode, “Winter Watch,” is a rather … Continue reading

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Manchester United vs. Crystal Palace: 2016 FA Cup TV coverage on FOX

2016 FA Cup

The final match for the Emirates FA Cup takes place Saturday at Wembley Stadium in London, as favored Manchester United goes against Crystal Palace. Manchester United is will try to tie Arsenal for the most FA Cup titles with 12. Crystal Palace, meanwhile, is playing in its first FA Cup Final since 1990, when it lost to Man U. The FA Cup Final airs live on FOX and FOX Deportes on Saturday, May 21, with pregame coverage at 12pm ET. Rob Stone hosts the coverage with analysts Eric Wynalda and Warren Barton, and live on-site analysis from Brad Friedel. John … Continue reading

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Nyquist looks to go 2 for 2 in Triple Crown races at the 2016 Preakness on NBC

2016 Preakness Stakes

Can Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist go 2 for 2? The second leg of horse racing’s Triple Crown, the 141st Preakness Stakes, takes place Saturday, May 21, at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. Coverage from Pimlico begins Friday on NBCSN with the Black-Eyed Susan beginning at 3pm ET. Saturday’s coverage begins at 2:30pm ET on NBCSN with the Preakness Saturday prerace show. Coverage shifts to NBC for the Preakness States beginning at 5pm ET. NBC Sports Group’s coverage of the Preakness features hosts Bob Costas and Tom Hammond; analysts Randy Moss, Jerry Bailey, Bob Neumeier and Eddie Olczyk; host/reporter Laffit Pincay … Continue reading

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CBS airs New I Love Lucy Superstar Special featuring John Wayne

New I Love Lucy Special CBS

Watch two colorized episodes of the classic I Love Lucy TV series in a one-hour special on CBS Friday, May 20, at 8pm ET/PT. The October 1955 episodes “Lucy Visits Grauman’s” and “Lucy and John Wayne” are a two-part story about Lucy (Lucille Ball) taking screen legend John Wayne’s cement footprints as a souvenir from Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. The two episodes are presented as one continuous story for this special. Desi Arnaz also stars as Ricky Ricardo, and Vivian Vance and William Frawley play the Ricardos’ best friends, Fred and Ethel Mertz. The episodes also feature a guest … Continue reading

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CBS announces Fall 2016-17 new shows and primetime lineup

Kevin Can Wait

At its upfront presentation in New York City on Wednesday, CBS announced its new shows and lineup for the 2016-17 fall TV season. CBS is going bigger with comedies this season, adding three new multicamera comedies and creating two-hour comedy blocks on Mondays and Thursdays. Here’s a rundown of the 2016-17 TV season on CBS, followed by the primetime schedule: NEW FALL COMEDIES KEVIN CAN WAIT (Kevin James) A newly retired police officer faces tougher challenges at home with his wife and three kids than he ever did on the streets. MAN WITH A PLAN (Matt LeBlanc) A contractor starts spending … Continue reading

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How will Michael Weatherly leave NCIS? Season finale preview (VIDEO)

Michael Weatherly NCIS finale

On the NCIS 13th season finale “Family First” (CBS Tuesday, May 17, at 8pm ET/PT), NCIS, FBI and MI6 continue an international manhunt for an escaped British spy who is targeting current and former agents. It’s the final episode for series star Michael Weatherly as Tony DiNozzo. Guest stars include Robert Wagner as Anthony DiNozzo Sr., Sarah Clarke as FBI Special Agent Tess Monroe and Duane Henry as MI6 Officer Clayton Reeves. CBS has renewed NCIS for Season 14. How well does Weatherly know his character? CBS put his knowledge of DiNozzo to the test: Season 13 finale preview: Photo: … Continue reading

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Get the tissues! Preview Mike & Molly‘s goodbye (VIDEO)

Mike & Molly Series Finale

CBS comedy Mike & Molly comes to an end with a two-part series finale on Monday, May 16, beginning at 8pm ET/PT. Melissa McCarthy directs “Curse of the Bambino,” in which Carl (Reno Wilson) convinces Mike (Billy Gardell) to go with him to see his psychic, and Peggy (Rondi Reed) drags Molly (McCarthy) to her church to pray for something they’ve all been waiting for. Then in the second part, “I See Love,” Mike and Molly gather with family and friends to reminisce about everything that led up to their momentous occasion. James Burrows directs this episode. Mike & Molly … Continue reading

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Full Upfrontal: Behind the curtain of TV upfront season

Upfront Season 2016

The curtain closes on the 2015-16 TV season this month, but not before ABC, CBS, The CW, FOX and NBC go for the full reveal at their upfront presentations May 16-19. The upfronts are basically lavish parties the networks throw in New York City to get Madison Avenue to buy commercials so your DVR can skip through them. Network executives unveil the shiny new programs coming in the fall season in an effort to keep the traditional ad-supported TV dinosaur breathing for another year. We find out which pilot projects get new series orders. We find out which shows are … Continue reading

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Discovery Channel Alaskan Bush People recap: Driving Miss Rainy

Discovery Channel Alaskan Bush People recap: Driving Miss Rainy

Go Here For All Of Your AWESOME And EXXXTREME Alaskan Bush People Needs! In Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People Season 4, Episode 2 “Driving Miss Rainy” (May 13), Noah stays behind to continue repairs to Browntown; the rest of the wolf pack embark on their riskiest haul yet with the aim of securing the skiff they need. Future generations will study the horribly titled “Driving Miss Rainy” episode as an example of Alaskan Bush People at the peak of its shittiness. It contains every phony ABP trope, cliche and gimmick that’s been played out in various forms over the past three seasons. On … Continue reading

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