The Pilot Podcast
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We (co-hosts BJ & Mitu) are a couple judgmental friends who want to put our judgy skills and intense love of television to use for you! We watch the pilot episodes of TV shows and answer your question: 'Should I Watch This?'

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    Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

    We review the Netflix series, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, on The Pilot Podcast. Join us as we follow 15-year-old Sabrina on the eve of her dark baptism. She will have to choose between her mortal side and her witch side but it’s not going to be an easy decision. Do you think she will stick with her high school life with Harvey and friends or will she be tempted to go full witch with her familiar Salem by her side?

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    The Rookie

    We review the ABC crime drama, The Rookie, on this episode of The Pilot Podcast. Join us as we watch John Nolan, a forty-year-old man, become the oldest rookie at the Los Angeles Police Department. Do you think he will be able to handle this dangerous new career and navigate all his coworkers strong personalities?

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    Charmed

    We review the CW reboot of Charmed on this episode of The Pilot Podcast. Join us as we watch Macy, Mel and Maggie discover their new magical powers and fight off supernatural threats. Do you want the power of telepathy, telekinesis, and time control? Also, do you think the message about consent was made clear in the pilot?

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    Happy Together

    We review the new CBS comedy, Happy Together, on this episode of The Pilot Podcast. Join us as we watch Jake and Claire leave their mundane life behind and experience some lively fun with pop star Cooper. Do you think Claire looks like she’s in her forties and has Cooper never really eaten a sugary pastry before now?

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    The Cool Kids

    We review the new Fox comedy, The Cool Kids, on this episode of The Pilot Podcast. Join us as we follow Hank, Charlie and Sid on their adventures at their retirement community. Do you think Margaret will be a good addition to complete the foursome or just a troublemaker?

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    Murphy Brown

    We review the CBS revival of Murphy Brown on this episode of The Pilot Podcast. Join us as we watch Murphy Brown get her crew back together to combat the rise of misinformation and fake news. Did we mention her morning show is also competing against her son’s own morning show? Awkward!

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    A Million Little Things

    We review the new ABC family drama, A Million Little Things, on this episode of The Pilot Podcast. Join us as we take a serious dive into the lives of a friend group who recently lost an important member.

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    New Amsterdam

    We review the plot-filled NBC medical drama, New Amsterdam, on this episode of The Pilot Podcast. Join us as we watch Dr. Goodwin, win at every argument and conversation he has with his new staff on his first day as medical director of one of the oldest US public hospitals. It’s interesting to watch a neglected facility be reformed to provide exceptional care to patients.

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    FBI

    We review the new CBS drama, FBI, on this episode of The Pilot Podcast. Join us as we critique the latest tv series by Dick Wolf, creator of the Law & Order franchise, as well as actor Zeeko Zaki’s ability to pretend to take notes. (Also, the Christmas movie we reference in this episode is a Lifetime original called Snowed Inn Christmas.)

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    Magnum, P.I.

    We review the action-packed CBS reboot of Magnum, P.I. on this episode of The Pilot Podcast. Join us as we follow Magnum, Higgins, Rick and TC as they solve crimes and save lives on the beautiful islands of Hawaii.

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