Every time I talk with my friend Lisa-Jo about TV the conversation always makes it way back to Aaron Sorkin and her love of his writing and his shows. So when it came to wrapping up this short series on short-lived shows, talking to Lisa-Jo about Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip was an obvious choice.
Be prepared to hear a detailed deep dive into this short show, as well as evidence that I have not watched any episodes other than the pilot since watching the whole season when it first aired. (Jordan McDeere! Amanda Peet’s character was named Jordan McDeere. I remember now…but got it so wrong, so many times in the episode!)
And don’t forget to download this guide we made for you. Click here for your free copy of Short-Lived Shows for Every Season.
MENTIONED IN THE SHOW:
- Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (streaming on Prime)
- Montage of Matt and Harriet’s fights about faith
- How 30 Rock Beat Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (lots of links here if you want to go on your own deep dive!)
- The Middle Matters: Why That (Extra)Ordinary Life Looks Really Good on You, Lisa-Jo’s new book
- Ask NT Wright Anything (theology podcast)
- Veronica Mars (season 4 on Hulu)
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- Find Lisa-Jo on Instagram and on her blog. And find Mary on Instagram and on her blog.
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