This is the collective feed for the Podcasting Gear Show, The Dune Saga Podcast, the SciFi Diner Podcast, and the Haiti in Focus Podcast. These shows are hosted by Scott Hertzog, Miles. P. McLoughlin, David B. Moulton, Jim Arrowood, M. Sieiro Garcia, and Kristen Hertzog

The SciFi Diner Podcast Promo by Alex Fenson from the New Forest Podcast

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Scifi Diner Podcast Ep. 34.1 - The Attack of the Premieres: Fringe, Flash Forward, Dollhouse, Smallville, and Heroes - Plus the Warehouse 13 Finale!

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Scifi Diner Podcast Ep. 36 - An Interview with Christopher Heyerdahl (Part 2); News on Heroes, Flash Forward, Dollhouse, The Hobbit and More!

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Scifi Diner Podcast Ep. 34 - An Interview with Christopher Heyerdahl; News on TV Premieres and More!

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Scifi Diner Podcast Ep. 33 - An Interview with Robert Picardo from Stargate: Atlantis and Star Trek Voyager. News on Defying Gravity, Warehouse 13, Dr. Horrible, Fringe and More!

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Scifi Diner Podcast Ep. 32 - Interview with Allison Scagliotti from "Warehouse 13"; The Shows We Will Be Watching This Fall...

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Scifi Diner Podcast Ep. 31 -  Our Top Five Scifi Movies of All Time; Our Interview with Jonathan Scheck

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SciFi Diner Conversations 96 - Listener's Lay Down The B5 Challenge, Are Hot About Walking Dead and Arrow, and Lukewarm About Marvel Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 192 - A Babylon 5 Rewind (The Diner Was Hijacked To Bring You This Episode)

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 191 - We Put The "Special" in Star Wars Holiday Special (A SciFi Rewind You Won't Want To Miss; On Second Thought, Perhaps You Should ;^)

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 190 - The SciFi Diner Holiday Special with Star Trek Author Dayton Ward and John Fraizer from Think Geek.

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SciFi Diner Classic Ep. 15 - Our Interview with Lee Arenberg (Pirates of the Caribbean, Once Upon a Time, Star Trek)

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SciFi Rewind Episode 16 - Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan (30 Years Later)

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SciFi Diner Classic Ep. 14 - Our Interview with Felicia Day (The Guild, Dragon Age, and Dollhouse)

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SciFi Diner Conversations 95 - Doctor Who Wins, Stop Disney Origin Stories, G.I. Joe Retaliation is better than Ender's Game, and More.

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 189 - Our Interview with Greg Evigan (TekWar, BJ and the Bear, and The Six Million Dollar Man )

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SciFi Diner Conversations 94 - Listener's Review Loki: The Dark World, The Art VS The Artist, Peter Pan Begins, and More.

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 188 - Our Interview with Neil Grayston  (Eureka, Warehouse 13, Supernatural)

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SciFi Diner Classic Ep. 13 - Our Interview with Sam Witwer (Being Human, Battlestar Galactica, Smallville, Clone Wars, The Force Unleashed)

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SciFi Diner Classic Ep. 12 -Our Interview with Miracle Laurie (November from Dollhouse)

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SciFi Diner Classic Ep. 10 - Our Interview with Richard Hatch (Original and Reimagined Battlestar Galactica)

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SciFi Diner Classic Ep. 7 - Our Interview with Robert Picardo from Voyager and Stargate

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SciFi Diner Classic Ep. 4 - Our Interview with Michael Struck from Neo FX (Star Trek Continues and Starship Farragut)

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SciFi Diner Classic Ep. 2 - Our Interview With Miracle Laurie from Dollhouse

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SciFi Diner Classic Ep. 1 – Our Interview With John Broughton from Starship Farragut - See more at: http://scifidinerpodcast.com/2011/08/scifi-diner-classic-ep-1-our-interview-with-john-broughton-from-starship-farragut/#sthash.yxHvyXtQ.dpuf

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SciFi Diner Classic Ep. 11 – Our Interview with Clifton Collins (from Star Trek XI)

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SciFi Diner Conversations Ep. 93

Reactions to an Ant Man Movie, Mediocre Agents of
S.H.I.E.L.D., Arrow Rules and More.

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 187 - Our Interview with Raul Aguirre Jr. (Man vs. Art, Disney Animator, Family Guy, and Lalaloopsy) HQ

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SciFi Diner Conversations 92 - Gravity Dominates; Walking Dead's Sharknado, Arrow's Starling and Canary.

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 186 - Our Interview with Vic Mignogna (Star Trek Conitinues, Full Metal Alchemist, Dragon Ball Z)

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SciFi Diner Conversations 91 – Listeners discuss Agents of Shield, Big Bang Theory, Sleepy Hollow and More.

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 185 – Our Interview with Amanda Tapping (Stargate SG1, Stargate Atlantis, Sanctuary, Supernatural) 

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SciFi Diner Conversations 90 - Listener's Plug David Weber's "Honor Harrington" Series, respond to the Under the Dome Finale, and More!

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 184 - Our Interview with Author Douglas Lain (Billy Moon from Tor Press)

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SciFi Diner Conversations 89 - Elysium Bangs The Political Drum; More On The Honorverse; Under The Dome Divides Listeners; And We Perform Surgery On M's Throat.

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 183 - Our Interview with Julie Caitlin Brown (Na'Toth from Babylon 5)

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SciFi Diner Conversations 88 - BuzzTraxx: One Second After, Mini-Dome, Elysium, and More.mp3

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 182 - Our Interview with Jeff McArthur (Author of Relic Worlds: An Adult Choose Your Own Adventure Saga)

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SciFi Diner Conversations 87 - A Kate Mulgrew/Mira Furlong Smack down, Wolverine Reviewed, Why Morality Is Important For Superman, and Why The Falling Skies' Finale Failed.

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 181 - Reflecting on Comicon News; A 12 Monkeys TV Show; The Holodeck Is Real; And Much, Much More!

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SciFi Diner Conversations 86 - Man of Steel Is Cracked, Pacific Rim Is An Amazing 3D IMAX Experience, Catching Up With Genre TV and More.

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 180 – Our Interview with J.W. Holmes and Mark Brayer (Creators of the comic book The Nordic)

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 179 - Girls Geek Out: Looking for All of Henry Cavill

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 178 - Man of Steel Review (Give Me Kyptonian Blood and Sculpted Abs and I Can Rule the World!)

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SciFi Diner Conversations 85 - Gaming Defiance, Falling Skies is Losing Steam, After Earth's Predictability, Creepy Junior in Under the Dome, and More.

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 177 - Our Interview with Rob Paulsen (Voicing TNMT, Animaniacs, Transformers, Jimmy Neutron, Pinky and the Brain

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SciFi Diner Conversations 84

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 176 - Our Interview with Michael Schilling about Shore Leave 35, William Shatner, and Star Trek

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 175 - Shocking Moments From Game of Thrones, How STID Stacks Up, SciFi's Best written SciFi Shows, and More.

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SciFi Diner Conversations 83 - More Star Trek Thoughts; A Plug for After Earth; Thoughts on the Once Upon A Time Finale; and Scott Thinks The Arrow Finale was One of the Best In a Long Time.

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 174 - Star Trek Into Darkness

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SciFi Rewind Episode 23 - Fifth Element

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 173 - H.G. World Interviews Dawn of the Dead and Night of the Living Dead Alumni

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 172b - Our Interview With G.B. Hajim (Strange Frame "A Punk Version of Blade Runner") 

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 172a - Agents of SHEILD, Ender's Game, Renewals, and Much More.

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SciFi Diner Conversations 82 - The Low Down on Star Trek Into Darkness; Why Fe Man 3 Sucked; and Why YOU Should Be Watching Definace. 

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 171 - Our Interview with John Billingsley (Dr. Phlox from Star Trek: Enterprise) and Bonita Friedericy (General Beckman from Chuck)

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SciFi Diner Conversations 81 - We're Loving Warehouse 13; Someone's Liking Revolution; The Tradis Gets Gutted, Orphan Black Pads the Clones, And More.

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 170 - Our Interview with Lee Arenberg (Grumpy from Once Upon a Time and  Pintel from the Pirates of the Caribbean)   

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SciFi Diner Conversations 80 - Listeners Get Defiance, Are Stoked About Orphan Black, And Claim Oblivian Is A _Must See_ Film.

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 169 - BRAINS!!! 5 Walking Dead Interviews In 1 Podcast (Madison Lintz, Addy Miller, Keisha Tillis, Jeremy Ambler, and IronE Singleton)

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 168 - Our Interview with Christof Laputka from The Leviathan Chronicles

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SciFi Diner Conversations 79 - Against All Hope, Revolution Begins; Walking Dead Ends; Liber8 Goes Leaderless, and More.

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 167 - Special Edition Episode: Jay Smith from H.G. World Interviews Dan Aykroyd

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 166 - The Science Fiction Quandary_ Keith R.A. DeCandido, Jim Arrowood, and Raul Ybarra Join Us To Solve The Dilemma

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SciFi Diner Conversations 78 - The Death Star Conspiracy; Continuum's Awesome Finale; Walking Dead Doesn't Make Miles Dance; A Review of Oz, and More.

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The SciFi Diner Classic Ep. 29 - Our Interview with Laurie Holden (The Walking Dead, The X-Files, The Majestic)

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 165b - Fringe: Everything Ends - Our Fringe Panel at Farpoint 2013

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 165a - Joss Whedon on Avengers 2, X-Men: Days of Future Past, The Iron Man 3 Trailer, and Why LeVar Burton calls 'bull$#%!' on J.J. Abrams.

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SciFi Diner Conversations 77 - The Queen Is Dead!; Liber8 is after Alec; Bladerunner Thoughts; and More.

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SciFi Rewind Episode 22 – Blade Runner

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 164 - Our Interview with Giancarlo Espasido (Breaking Bad, Once Upon a Time, and Revolution)

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SciFi Diner Conversations 76 - Star Wars Is Weak SciFi; A Supernatural State; Liber8 Goes Too Far, Loneliness Befalls Being Human, And More.

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SciFi Diner Conversations 75 - Live from Farpoint 2013 (The 20th Anniversary of Farpoint) - We Talk Dead, Arrow, Continuum, Dr. Who, and More.

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 163 - Our Interview with Dr. Susana Deustua, Working with Hubble at the Space Telescope Science Institute, at Shore Leave 34 

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SciFi Diner Conversations 74 - What Do You Mean Star wars NOT SciFi_; Agent Lee In The Arrow Alt-Universe; Bra'tac Crashes Continuum, and More!

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The SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 162b - Our Interview with Teras I. Cassidy & Larry Nemecek From Geek Nation Tours, Bringing You The Ultimate Star Trek Tour. 

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The SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 162 - Amazon Claims Zombieland; Disney's Urges; Stan Lee Reaches Out, and J.J. Abrams Wants to Make You Cry.

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SciFi Diner Conversations 73 - Continuum Proves Orwellian Theory; Fringe's Love Letter to the Fans; Arrow Didn't Start the Fire, and on Once Upon a Time, Regina Searches for Redemption. 

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The SciFi Diner Classic Ep. 28 – Our Interview with Tahmoh Penikett (Karl "Helo" Agathon in Battlestar Galactica, Paul Ballard in Joss Whedon's Dollhouse, Nick Salva in Arrow, and Emerson in Man of Steel )

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 161 - 20 Years of Farpoint; World of Warcraft Crafts Better Employees; The Most Influential Science Fiction Movies; and More.

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SciFi Diner Conversations 72 - Going To The Hobbit To See Star Trek; Problems With Khan; Gandalf Visits Doctor Who; And More.

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The SciFi Diner Classic Ep. 27 – Our Interview with Brea Grant (Dexter, Halloween II, Heroes, and We Will Bury You)

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SciFi Rewind Episode 21 - Galaxy Quest: Never Give Up; Never Surrender

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SciFi Diner Podcast - Merry Christmas and Happy Life Day to You! 

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 160 - John Thinks Geek; Chris Sings Bye Bye Bye (Robot); Our Top Pick Gifts On This SciFi Diner Life Day Special

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 159 - Star Trek Goes Into The Darkness; The Haunting Man of Steel; The Potential of After Earth, and What Might Happen When Netflix Sleeps with Disney.

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SciFi Diner Conversations 71 - Creating the Astrid Algorithm; An Homage to the 80's Action Hero; Why Oliver Should Remain Shirtless; and More!

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 158

Our Interview with Nicholas Eftimiades

(Author of Edward of Planet Earth and

Engineer for National Security Space Office)

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Tonight’s DinersScott & Miles

Welcome to the Diner.

If you have listened to the show for sometime, we would love to have you leave feedback on iTunes. We know not all of you use iTunes, but for those that do, it helps us become more visible. If you don’t use iTunes, your feedback is still valuable. Visit our webpage at http://scifidinerpodcast.com and leave a comment on the show notes or email us at scifidinerpodcast@gmail.com We want to know what you are thinking about what we are saying and what shows you are watching.

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Question: Who was Starman, in the movie by that name?

You will have until December 11th to send us your answers. Please include the code word mentioned in the first 15 minutes of the show. Send your answer with your mailing address to scifidinerpodcast@gmail.com, call us at 18885084343, or DM us on Twitter at @scifidiner. Make sure you include your e-mail with all entries! Only one entry per person.   The SciFi Diner is not responsible for any injuries occurring if you secretly decide to go all shiny and dress in a browncoat and walk into your local bar.

Our Interview: Nicholas Eftimiades

Nicholas Eftimiades is an American government official, author, and educator best known for his work Chinese Intelligence Operations (1994). He currently resides in the London area.

Education

Eftimiades graduated from George Washington University with a B.A. in East Asian Studies and the National Defense Intelligence College with a M.S. in Strategic Intelligence. He also did undergraduate and graduate work in Asia. He is a Visiting Research Fellow at Kings College, War Studies Department, London, United Kingdom.

Government career

Nicholas Eftimiades’ 28 year government career includes seven years at the National Security Space Office leading engineering teams designing "generation after next" national security space capabilities. He was also Senior Technical Officer in the Defense Intelligence Agency, Future’s Division, and Chief of DIA’s Space Division. He served as DIA's lead for national space policy and strategy development.

Mr. Eftimiades has provided numerous briefings and testimony on national security, technology, and space exploration issues to senior policy officials and the U.S. Congress. He testified before the President's Commission on the Moon, Mars, and Beyond. He has sponsored and chaired international conferences on U.S. and foreign defense policy issues. He is a frequent lecturer and public speaker on future technology and societal changes and national security issues.

Chinese Intelligence Operations

Eftimiades first came into public view in 1994 with the publication of his book Chinese Intelligence Operations (Naval Institute Press, Annapolis MD., March 1994). The book is an examination of the structure, operations, and methodology of the intelligence services of the People's Republic of China. The book received worldwide recognition with the Chinese government declaring Eftimiades “an enemy of the people” in the People’s Daily newspaper. To date, the book remains the only scholarly analysis of China’s intelligence services and operational methodology.

Chinese Intelligence Operations gained worldwide attention when one of the Chinese companies identified as having a relationship with China’s intelligence services was caught giving money to the Clinton presidential campaign through the Democratic National Committee. That set off a media firestorm with Eftimiades appearing on TV, radio, and quoted in newspapers. He appeared on CBS Evening News with Connie ChungDateline NBC, ABC's Day OneBBC AmericaNational Public Radio and dozens of other television and radio broadcasts. Some organizations protested the CBS news broadcast as being racist. Eftimiades testified before the U.S. Congress on several occasions.

Science Fiction

Eftimiades’ most recent work is a political and philosophical satire entitled Edward of Planet Earth. The book is influenced by authors such as Alexander Zinoviev and Ignazio Silone—names not normally associated with science fiction. The story takes place 200 years in the future and centers on a man, his computer friends, a female companion and their quest to communicate with the Almighty.

Non-Profit Activity

In 2001 Eftimiades founded a non-profit educational organization called Federation of Galaxy Explorers to inspire youth interest in science and engineering. Students in the Galaxy Explorers program attend after school "Mission Team" meetings where they participate in hands-on lessons that support National Science Education Standards. Mission Team members are rewarded for participation and achievements with ribbons, patches, medals, and certificates.
Synopsis for Edward of Planet Earth

200 years in the future Edward Temple, a "uniquely ordinary person" becomes caught up in a zany world
where self-aware super-computers are as argumentative, egotistical, demanding, and emotionally
needy as the humans they serve. Everything is fair game as Edward navigates befuddled governments,
psychotic software, greedy corporations, overly attentive robots, and romance. And of course jelly
donuts find their way into the story.

Edward is drawn into a quest to discover the true nature of God, which computers believe to be more
software than spiritual. Joining him in this adventure is Amanda Schoor, an attorney who Edward
befriends, and Mega Brain, an advanced artificial intelligence software protocol that has uploaded itself
into Edward's brain.

The science and technology that characterizes the environment in the book is an extension of the
today's most advanced research and development efforts. Computers with Artificial Intelligence drive
cars, taxicabs, buses, and aerospace planes. Technology development taken to extreme conclusions
places the characters in outlandish, comedic situations. The quest to discover God challenges society's
philosophical and religious underpinnings, also placing the characters in outlandish, comedic situations.

So buckle up and put your seat backs and tray tables in the upright positions and join the adventure
today.

Praise for Edward of Planet Earth

"With his comedic dystopian future history populated by hapless reluctant heroes and lovesick artificial 
intelligences, Nick takes a big step toward becoming the American Douglas Adams."
-Bill Prady, Co-Creator, The Big Bang Theory

"Edward of Planet Earth"is a delightful, informative, unusual, satirical and unique story, challenging both 
our imagination and reality as we look 200 years into the future. At times Edward's and Earth's future 
may seem universally outrageous and over the top from our present day perspective, but as in all good 
science fiction, we can easily find ourselves transported to Edward's world and that alone is a big part of 
enjoyment coming from reading this book."
-Dr. David Livingston, The Space Show

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 157 - Our Interview with Musetta Vander (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Stargate SG-1, Star Trek: Voyager, Babylon 5, Xena: Warrior Princess) Shore Leave 34

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SciFi Diner Conversations 70

Bond, James Bond; On Killing Our Favorite Characters,

We're Holden On For The Governor; More.

 

You Can DownLoad The Episode Here.

In this listener feedback show, listener's discuss Skyfall (The latest Bond flick), Walking DeadArrowFringeRevolution, the end of Merlin, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, And More.

One of our listeners, Kahless, also started his own Science Fiction blog which you can find here.

The song at the end of the episode is The Final Rewind by Tyrad 

 

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 156

Our Interview With Vic Mignogna, Chris Doohan, and Mike Bednar

From Star Trek Continues

Shore Leave 34

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Tonight’s DinersScott & Miles

Welcome to the Diner.

If you have listened to the show for sometime, we would love to have you leave feedback on iTunes. We know not all of you use iTunes, but for those that do, it helps us become more visible. If you don’t use iTunes, your feedback is still valuable. Visit our webpage at http://scifidinerpodcast.com and leave a comment on the show notes or email us at scifidinerpodcast@gmail.com We want to know what you are thinking about what we are saying and what shows you are watching.

New Trivia:

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Question: Who was Starman, in the movie by that name?

You will have until December 11th to send us your answers. Please include the code word mentioned in the first 15 minutes of the show. Send your answer with your mailing address to scifidinerpodcast@gmail.com, call us at 18885084343, or DM us on Twitter at @scifidiner. Make sure you include your e-mail with all entries! Only one entry per person.   The SciFi Diner is not responsible for any injuries occurring if you secretly decide to go all shiny and dress in a browncoat and walk into your local bar.

Star Trek Continues

 In association with Farragut Films and Dracogen Investments, Vic Mignogna (a Farragut Films principal), is set to direct this new web series based on the original (and still the best) Star Trek series.

The premise of the series is based on the original 5-year voyage. The original series ended three years into the journey. Vic and his team are starting this new series right where the original left off.

This new series is being brought to you in partnership with Farragut Films and DracoGen Investments – creators of the award-winning web series, Starship Farragut. The series is being shot in the original 4:3 format to keep the authenticity of the framing of the original series. It is very important to us that we provide a quality show and ancillary products, such as our website. Website development is provided in association with Stupidcat.com.

Farragut Films is a film group headquartered in Washington D.C, which produces Starship Farragut, an award-winning webseries based on The Original Series of Star Trek. Farragut Films has completed four live action films, two animated episodes, and one comic book. Farragut Films is in post production of their latest episode, “The Price of Anything” slated for an August 2012 release and are in pre-production of a new webseries entitled, Star Trek Continues. Farragut Films is a non-profit entity within the State of Maryland. For more information, please visit www.farragutfilms.com

Dracogen Strategic Investments is the creation of Steven Dengler – entrepreneur, pilot, co-founder of XE.com Inc., and all-round geek. Dracogen is committed to making awesome things happen whenever it can. Besides backing some pretty amazing tech companies, it also supports fun creative projects and has a particular affinity for Child’s Play Charity. Learn more about Dracogen atwww.dracogen.com.

Stupidcat.com is a unique and successful web development firm with 15 years of experience having built large-scale web solutions generating millions of dollars in revenue. Semi-retired from web development, they hand pick projects and provide free web design support to anyone via Twitter (@stupidcatdesign). Stupidcat.com is the brainchild of Steve Crandall. Steve is currently writing several ebooks on web design and producing video tutorials to help others in the industry. Learn more about their work at Stupidcat.com

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 155

Our Interview With Thomas Dekker

(Heroes, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, Secret Circle)

Shore Leave 34

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Tonight’s DinersScott & Miles

Welcome to the Diner.

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Menu:

  • Interview: Thomas Dekker of Secret Circle, Terminator: The Sarah Conner Chronicles, and Heroes fame
  • Trivia: Trivia this week! Win Thomas Dekker
  • TV News:  Screw You Classic Who!; Arrow News; Battlestar Blood and Chrome Rocks It
  • Movie News: New Hobbit Trailer, Lucas has the Force, Star Wars Episode 7 has a writer, Darth Vader Might Be Back, and Fox’s Comic Series Bonaza
  • TWIST:  The Shat App, JJ directing Star Wars 7
  • SciFi 5 in 5 : Top SciFi women who could kick our @$$

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Question: Who was Starman, in the movie by that name?

You will have until December 11th to send us your answers. Please include the code word mentioned in the first 15 minutes of the show. Send your answer with your mailing address to scifidinerpodcast@gmail.com, call us at 18885084343, or DM us on Twitter at @scifidiner. Make sure you include your e-mail with all entries! Only one entry per person.   The SciFi Diner is not responsible for any injuries occurring if you secretly decide to go all shiny and dress in a browncoat and walk into your local bar.

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The Gatecast Podcast

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Interview: Thomas Dekker

Thomas Alexander Dekker (born December 28, 1987) is an American film and television actor and a musician. He is also a singer and has written and produced two albums.

He is best known for his roles as John Connor in Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, Nick Szalinski on Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show, and Zach onHeroes. He also did the voice of Littlefoot in The Land Before Time V-IX (singing voice in The Land Before Time V) and as Fievel Mousekewitz in An American Tail: The Treasure of Manhattan Island and An American Tail: The Mystery of the Night Monster. He is also known for playing Jesse Braun in the 2010 remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street, and recently, Smith in Gregg Araki's film Kaboom. Dekker most recently starred as Adam Conant on The CW series The Secret Circle.

Early life

Dekker was born in Las Vegas, Nevada. His mother, Hilary, is a concert pianist, acting coach, actress, and singer, and his late father, David John Ellis Dekker, was an artist, set designer, opera singer, and actor. His mother is Welsh and his father was an American with Dutch ancestry. As a child, he and his parents moved all over the world, spending time in the United States, Europe (Yorkshire, England, in particular) and Canada.

Career

Early career

Starting his acting career at age six, Dekker was first seen in the soap The Young and the Restless. He then appeared in Star Trek Generations and Village of the Damned. Later, in 1997, he became a regular on the Disney Channel Original Show Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show based on the movie of the same name where he played Nick Szalinski for three years. After the show ended in 2000, he went on to appear in Run of the HouseFillmore!CSI: Crime Scene InvestigationHouseBoston PublicReba and 7th Heaven. He appeared in films such as Campus Confidential and An American Tail: The Mystery of the Night Monster. He has won three Young Artist Awards for his work in The Land Before Time films and one for his guest appearance on Boston Public.

2006–present

In 2006, Dekker landed a recurring role on Heroes playing the character of Zach, (Claire Bennet's best friend). He played Zach for eleven episodes before leaving Heroes to take a starring role in Fox's new showTerminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles as John Connor, starring opposite Lena Headey and Summer Glau. That show debuted January 13, 2008 and was canceled on May 18, 2009. Dekker also played the lead character Nate Palmer in the web based science fiction series IQ-145.

In 2009, Dekker appeared in From Within, a thriller filmed in 2007, and My Sister's Keeper, a drama in which he starred alongside Cameron Diaz, Alec Baldwin, Abigail Breslin and Medium star Sofia Vassilieva.

Recent roles include Laid to Rest, which also stars Lena Headey, All About Evil, an indie horror film, Slaughter's Road, a werewolf film co-starring Ray Stevenson and directed by David Hayter, and Cinema Verite, a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the 1973 PBS documentary series An American Family in which he plays Lance Loud. He starred in the 2010 remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street, released on April 30, 2010. His character's name was Jesse Braun, loosely based on the character Rod Lane in the original.

Dekker stars in Gregg Araki's Kaboom. It is the first film ever awarded the Cannes Film Festival "Queer Palm Award" for its contribution to LGBT presence in cinema. Dekker was a "top candidate" for the lead role in Paramount's remake of Footloose but the role went to Kenny Wormald.

In April 2011, Dekker starred as Lance Loud in the HBO original film Cinema Verite, about the creation of America's first reality television series, An American Family.

As of 2011, he has been cast as Adam, the male lead on the TV series The Secret Circle developed by The CW.

TV News:

6th Doctor warns there'll be no classic Doctors back for Who's 50th

Sixth Doctor Colin Baker, who is best known for wearing a coat that looks like a rainbow threw up all over it, recently opened up about Doctor Who's 50th anniversary. Looks like he's not likely to appear in any future episodes ... and that's not all.

Specifically, when asked if he would reprise his role for the show's 50th anniversary, Baker said, "No. As far I know, neither of any of my erstwhile colleagues have been asked either." He didn't seem terribly broken up about it either, adding, "I think they would be scraping the bottom of the barrel if they asked me to do it. All you have to do is hold up a picture of what I look right now and what I look like then and you'd know why."

All right, Colin's not wrong. Still, though! Fifth Doctor Peter Davison has already successfully returned in the hilarious short episode, Time Crash, so surely there are ways around the age issue. 7th Doc Sylvester McCoy is enjoying a nice little resurgence as Radagast the Brown in The Hobbit, so surely he would be a contender for a return. Paul McGann's eighth incarnation could have been fighting the Time War for as long as the show needed, which is to say nothing of the fact that the dude is still looking pretty fit.

It seems, however, that despite all these reasons, the classic Doctors, as of this moment, shan't return for the 50th. Should they? Moreover, do you believe this news—or is Colin Baker fibbing?

Movie News:

Intense new Hobbit trailer shows off crazy Middle-earth action

As we inch closer to the opening of Peter Jackson's The Hobbit next month, the studio has released a new trailer showing off some intense new action footage from the Lord of the Rings prequel.

The new footage jumps right into the adventure, with orcs and tons of epic action on display. It looks fantastic and definitely has the same feel as the previous LOTR trilogy.

Here's the official synopsis for the first installment, An Unexpected Journey:

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey follows title character Bilbo Baggins, who is swept into an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, which was long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached out of the blue by the wizard Gandalf the Grey, Bilbo finds himself joining a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Their journey will take them into the Wild; through treacherous lands swarming with Goblins and Orcs, deadly Wargs and Giant Spiders, Shapeshifters and Sorcerers. Although their goal lies to the East and the wastelands of the Lonely Mountain, first they must escape the goblin tunnels, where Bilbo meets the creature that will change his life forever... Gollum. Here, alone with Gollum, on the shores of an underground lake, the unassuming Bilbo Baggins not only discovers depths of guile and courage that surprise even him, he also gains possession of Gollum's "precious" ring that holds unexpected and useful qualities... A simple, gold ring that is tied to the fate of all Middle-earth in ways Bilbo cannot begin to know.

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George Lucas reveals how involved he'll be in Star Wars VII

After Lucasfilm's sale to Disney, the big question has been just how involved Star Warscreator George Lucas would be in the upcoming sequels. If a new interview with Lucas is to be believed, we have our answer—a lot.

In an interview explaining the deal, Lucas and Lucasfilm exec Kathleen Kennedy discuss the plan moving forward. Aside from reiterating that all those tie-in novels and comics are officially not continuity, Lucas explains what his role as "creative consultant" will be.
Essentially? He's going to have his fingerprints all over that script Michael Arndt (The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Little Miss Sunshine, Phineas and Ferb) is putting together.

Check out the interview below:
It's not too surprising to hear that Disney wants the original architect involved in the scripting phase, but let's hope execs keep enough control to prevent a Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menacelevel meltdown of Jar Jar proportions.
What do you think? Are you glad to hear Lucas will be heavily involved in scripting, or do you wish he'd just back off and pass the torch?

Here is the interview:

It's now official: Star Wars Episode VII has a writer!

We've been wondering who Disney and Lucasfilm would hire to write the new Star Warssequel, and now the higher-ups have confirmed that the job has officially been filled. So who will pen Star Wars VII?

As was rumored a few days ago, Michael Arndt (The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Little Miss Sunshine, Phineas and Ferb) has been confirmed as the man who will bring one of the most beloved sci-fi franchises back to the big screen.

Lucasfilm released the news Friday evening at StarWars.com:

As pre-production of Star Wars: Episode VII begins, Lucasfilm has confirmed that award-winning writer Michael Arndt will write the screenplay for the new Star Wars film. As revealed in the ongoing video series posted here on StarWars.com, Kathleen Kennedy and George Lucas have begun story conferences with Arndt. Arndt won an Academy Award® for Best Original Screenplay for writing Little Miss Sunshine (2006), and was nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay for writing Toy Story 3 (2010).

Though he doesn't have a mountain of experience, Arndt's catalog is solid, and we're curious to see his take on Star Wars. Plus, with George Lucas staying on as a consultant, you'd have to think he'll also get a pass at this thing before it's all over (which could be a good or bad thing, it all depends).
What do you think? Is Arndt the man for the job?

Rumor of the Day: Star Wars VII will bring Darth Vader back to life

Though a lot of the original cast have expressed interest in bringing their characters back for Star Wars VII, one of the franchise's most famous baddies bit the dust decades ago—but don't count Darth Vader out just yet.

The Express is reporting a rumor that Disney is keen to bring iconic evildoer Darth Vader back for the latest installment, which could be tough considering that he died in the climax of Return of the Jedi.

Here's what their anonymous insider had to say:

"He's an integral part of the franchise. Replacing him is virtually impossible. The plan is for him to return and play a significant role in the new films ... This is science fiction remember. Darth Vader will rise from the ashes."

It makes sense that they'd want to use Vader, one of the most iconic characters in film, in their new trilogy. But, if true, it could irk fans to have one of the biggest moments from the original films ret-conned just to use a popular character.

It'll be interesting to see how this one plays out, but you've got to admit, it would be cool to have Han,LukeLeia and Vader all back in one film.
What do you think? Should Vader come back from the dead?

Whoa! Fox may have 10+ Marvel comic book movies in the works

Could an X-Force, Deadpool or Cable movie be on the way soon? After seeing the success Marvel has had with The Avengers, the folks at Fox are happy to take a page from their playbook—saying as many as 10 new comic-book-based movies could be coming down the pike from the studio.
Comic guru and creative consultant Mark Millar recently opened up to Comic Book Resources about Fox's long-term plan to capitalize on the Marvel properties in their stable (X-Men, Fantastic Four), and said the upcoming Wolverine standalone represents a fresh start for the company.
If all goes well, as Iron Man did for Marvel, we could see as many as 10 new comic book movies out of Fox in the coming years:
"I felt like Iron Man was really the beginning of something for the Marvel Studios movies, and The Wolverine will be a similar starting point to build a lot off of for the Fox movies ... X-Force or Cable or Deadpool -- all these amazing characters are things we haven't really gotten to yet. You go to any convention in the world, and you'll see 20 people dressed as Deadpool.
In a lot of ways, these are Marvel's coolest characters, so I want to remind people of that and build on what we already have. I think there's a great foundation, and just from basic conversations, we've come up with ten movies we could do ... These things cost $150 million each to make, so we have to pick and choose what we want to do."
With The Wolverine, Josh Trank's Fantastic Four and X-Men: Days of Future Past all in the works, we're glad to see Fox learning from what's been successful and finally taking their comic properties seriously. With Millar on board, here's hoping they can actually hit that quality sweet spot that Marvel has perfected with Phase One of their film plan.
What do you think? Can Fox successfully build an expansive comic universe ala Marvel/Disney?

This week in Star Trek:

Want Shatner's voice in your pocket? There's an app for that

Even if we just love to hate it, there's no doubt that we all have love for William Shatner's legendary voice. In fact, some of you have probably been wishing you could just carry that voice around in your pocket all day long, right? Right? Well, this is your lucky day.

Blindlight Apps has just launched a new $2.99 download for your iPhone called "Shatoetry," which lets you create your own bit of William Shatner monologue based on pre-recorded speech from the actor himself. It's like having Shatner in your pocket, and he'll say (almost) anything you want.

Basically, you get to choose from any of the words Shatner pre-recorded, then arrange those words into a phrase or speech or poem for Shatner's voice to read back to you. You can even pick from three different cadences based on what tone you'd like to set. And best of all, you can insert a patented Shatner pause at any time to give that extra Shatnery feel.

For example, here's a "Shatism," as the app calls for them, perfect for that Friday evening commute home:

The app also comes with a "Create With Friends" mode, so you can collaborate on new Shatisms and even build on Shatisms your friends have already created. It's perfect for the die-hard Shatner fan, or for someone who just wants to really annoy a friend who's super into Patrick Stewart.

You can buy "Shatoetry" in the iTunes Store here.

 

J.J. Abrams to Possibly Direct Star Wars: Episode VII

November 10, 2012 By TrekNews.net Staff In Celebrity, Star Trek 2013

Following last week’s surprising merger of Lucasfilm and Disney, it has already been announced that three new Star Wars films are already planned.

With Star Wars: Episode VII scheduled to begin filming sometime in 2014 and a release set for the following year, the search for a director has become a top priority for the Disney team. The official Star Wars website has already reported that award-winning writer Michael Arndt has been tapped to write the screenplay.

   As pre-production of Star Wars: Episode VII begins, Lucasfilm has confirmed that award-winning writer Michael Arndt will write the screenplay for the new Star Wars film. As revealed in the ongoing video series posted here on StarWars.com, Kathleen Kennedy and George Lucas have begun story conferences with Arndt.

According to Vulture, some of Hollywood’s biggest names, including Star Trek‘s J.J. Abrams, The Incredibles‘ Brad Bird and Raiders Of The Lost Ark‘s Steven Spielberg will (or possibly have already) receive a 40-something page treatment of the film to gauge their interest in taking on the directing duties for the film.

UPDATE:

Hollywood Life recently discussed the possibility of directing the next Star Wars film with J.J. Abrams during an interview. While Abrams plays down the possibility, he doesn’t entirely rule it out.

   Look, Star Wars is one of my favorite movies of all time. I frankly feel that – I almost feel that, in a weird way, the opportunity for whomever it is to direct that movie, it comes with the burden of being that kind of iconic movie and series. I was never a big Star Trek fan growing up, so for me, working on Star Trek didn’t have any of that, you know, almost fatal sacrilege, and so, I am looking forward more then anyone to the next iterations of Star Wars, but I believe I will be going as a paying moviegoer!

 

Scifi Five In Five

Top SciFi women who could kick our @$$

1. Zoe Warren-Washburne from Firefly & Serenity

2. Ellen Ripley from the Alien Franchise

3. Alice from Resident Evil Franshise

4. Sarah Connor-Terminator franchise

5. Summer Glau-Firefly/Serenity, Terminator Sarah Connor Chronicles

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SciFi Diner Conversations 69

Zombies Can Digest Bones; The Frustration Of Battlestar Galactica:

Blood And Chrome; Star Trek Must Go Future. 

In this listener feedback show, Listener's Discuss the Walking Dead, Arrow, Fringe, Blood and Chrome, DS9, And More.

The song at the end of the episode is The Final Rewind by Tyrad 

 

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 154

Star Trek: The Complete Unauthorized History

by Robert Greenberger

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  • Interview: Our Interview with Robert Greenberger, author of Star Trek: The Complete Unauthorized History
  • Trivia: Trivia this week! Win Thomas Dekker
  • TV News:  Blood and Chrome; Farscape and SG1 Alumni Joins CW’s The Arrow
  • Movie News: Man of Steel - NOW IN 3D!; (And Superman Quits His Day Job); Mark Wahlberg in T4? That’s Transformer 4); Howard Shore and The Hobbit; Princess Leia Wants In The Sequels
  • TWIST:  The Only REAL Star Trek Captains and ST:NG Season Two on Bluray
  • SciFi 5 in 5 :  Great Serenity Quotes

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Our Interview:

Robert Greenberger

A writer, editor, and project manager, Robert Greenberger has been working in publishing since 1980. A lifelong fan of comics and science fiction, he watched dreams become reality when he first joined Starlog Press in 1980. There, he created Comics Scene which he edited during its initial run. In 1984, he moved to DC Comics where he worked as an editor or administrator until 2000, earning plaudits for his work on the Star Trek comic book. After a brief sojourn to the Internet, he returned to comics in 2001, this time working as an executive at Marvel Comics. This turned out to be a stormy, frustrating year and in 2002 he returned to DC as a senior editor in their growing collected editions department. In 2006, he left DC and found himself having the time of his life as Managing Editor at Weekly World News unitl its clueless management shuttered the paper.

Since then he has been a freelance writer, working on media tie-in properties, original fiction, non-fiction for your young adults and adults, and whatever else has come his way.

Currently, he writes a weekly op-ed column for the Fairfield Patch and a semi-monthly column for Westfield Comics. He makes his home in Connecticut where he is a Fairfield representative to the Greater Bridgeport Regional Planning Agency. For more, check out his website: www.bobgreenberger.com.

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TV News:

Blood and Chrome

We're just two days away from the debut of the new Battlestar Galactica prequel web series Blood and Chrome, and if you weren't already stoked, this clip will definitely put you over the edge. Long before he was an admiral with the fate of humanity in his hands, William Adama was just one damn good pilot.

In this clip from the 10-part series, a partnership between Syfy and Machinima, young William Adama (played by Luke Pasqualino) finds himself in a dogfight with two Cylon fighters, and his Viper is a little worse for wear. To even his odds, he pulls off a daring, almost suicidal and seriously badass maneuver.

Pretty cool, right? And in case you wanted another primer, here's the official description:

An all-new chapter in the Battlestar Galactica saga, Blood and Chrome takes place in the midst of the first Cylon war. As the battle between humans and their creation, the sentient robot Cylons, rages across the 12 colonial worlds, a young, talented fighter pilot, William Adama, finds himself assigned to one of the most powerful battlestars in the Colonial fleet: the Galactica.

The first installment of Blood and Chrome will hit Machinima's YouTube channel Friday, with the rest following over the next month. Then, next year, we're getting a full-length movie follow-up from Syfy. What do you think? Does this clip have you more pumped for the show?

 

Farscape and Stargate SG-1 fan favorite joins The CW's Arrow

When it comes to sci-fi alumni, Arrow is the place to be. The CW hit has added another guest star to its growing roster. What would be better than a visit from Captain Jack Harkness? How about one from Cmdr. John Crichton?
It's being reported that Ben Browder is heading to Arrow. The actor's been cast as the DC Comics character Ted Gaynor. He'll make his debut in episode 11, where he comes between Oliver and Diggle's budding partnership.
Gaynor and Diggle served together over in Afghanistan. At the time, Gaynor was his commanding officer. Now he's in Starling City, working as a bodyguard for the Blackhawk Squad Protection Group.

Browder's best known for his roles as John Crichton on Farscape and Cameron Mitchell on Stargate SG-1. He's recently appeared on episodes of Chuck and Doctor Who. Browder makes his Arrowdebut early next year.
Arrow airs Wednesdays at 8 p.m. ET/PT on The CW.
What do you think of Browder joining the show?

Movie:

Zack Snyder says we'll get the chance to watch Man of Steel with 3D glasses

You didn't ask for it, but you're getting it anyway. Superman's latest outing, Man of Steel, will be released in 3D. Warner Bros confirmed the decision on Wednesday.

As we all know, Man of Steel wasn't shot in 3D. Therefore, the film has to be converted in post-production. It's a process that doesn't have the best reputation. But the studio has more than seven months to get it right.

In the press release, director Zack Snyder said, "The film is going to be a visually exciting experience in all formats: 2D, 3D and IMAX. Anticipating how audiences today embrace 3D, we designed and photographed the movie in a way that would allow Man of Steel to captivate those moviegoers, while respecting fans who prefer a more traditional cinematic experience. We've taken great measures to ensure the film and the story come first, and 3D is meant as an enhancement."

Hmm, do you trust his judgment?

Man of Steel stars Henry Cavill as Superman/Clark Kent, with Amy Adams as Lois Lane, Michael Shannon as General Zod, Kevin Costner as Jonathan Kent, Diane Lane as Martha Kent, Laurence Fishburne as Perry White and Russell Crowe as Jor-El.

Man of Steel hits theaters June 14, 2013.

Will you be watching Superman in 3D?

 Clark Kent quits newspaper job

Writers says character is likely to start his own blog

 

DC Comics
(CNN) —

In the comic book series' latest issue, which went on sale Wednesday, an outraged Clark Kent quits his job at The Daily Planet after his boss berates him.

"I was taught to believe you could use words to change the course of rivers -- that even the darkest secrets would fall under the harsh light of the sun," the superhero's alter ego says in a newsroom outburst. "But facts have been replaced by opinions. Information has been replaced by entertainment. Reporters have become stenographers. I can't be the only one who's sick of what passes for the news today."

In Wednesday's issue, Kent tells his editor he's been a journalist for barely five years.

But for decades, his job as a reporter at The Daily Planet has been a mainstay of Superman's story.

Word of the superhero's career move drew attention from media critics and others who've watched the newspaper industry's struggles.

"It seems very overly dramatic," said Erica Smith, a former newspaper employee who's tracked U.S. newspaper industry layoffs and buyouts on her Paper Cuts blog since 2007. "It doesn't seem to me to fit either the industry or the character."

If he'd been laid off or taken a buyout, like more than 2,000 others in the U.S. newspaper industry this year, "it would have been a little bit more realistic," Smith said with a laugh.

The proportion of Americans who read news on a printed page is declining, according to the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press. The center said in a September study that just 23% of those surveyed said they read a print newspaper the previous day -- an 18 percentage point decrease over the past decade.
But online and digital readership is growing, the study said.

Read more:http://www.wgal.com/news/entertainment/Clark-Kent-quits-newspaper-job/-/9360122/17121430/-/jmvj1tz/-/index.html#ixzz2BdxV5SSY

 

Did the Internet just land Mark Wahlberg that Transformers gig?

A couple of weeks ago we heard whispers that Michael Bay's next Transformers flick could star Mark Wahlberg, a rumor that Bay himself promptly quashed. But now it seems Bay might be reconsidering, and we really could be headed for a Marky Mark-headlinedTransformers 4 thanks to ... well, you people.

The initial rumor that Bay and Wahlberg could be teaming for the next Autobots vs. Decepticons showdown seemed to be a misunderstanding of actual news, as Bay did confirm that he and Wahlberg were doing a different project together. But now it seems that their previous work may be inspiring a future collaboration of the Transformers kind.

Here's what Bay had to say on his blog:
"I squashed a rumor that was on the internet last week. It was about Mark Walhberg. Mark was rumored to be staring in Transformers 4. We are working on another movie together, not T4. I had such a great time working with Mark on Pain and Gain, and he gave such a great performance - well let's say that very internet chatter gave me some ideas. We are at the inception of our story process right now on T4. Let's say some ideas are gaining traction with me and my writer - so I'm here to say thanks internet chatter."

So it would seem Bay has reconsidered ruling out Wahlberg for his next alien robot superblockbuster, thanks (at least in part) to all you guys out there who wouldn't stop spreading and discussing the rumor (and hey, we'll take some of the credit for that too). The question now is whether we really want a Wahlberg Transformers flick, since it's a little closer to really happening.

So, how about it? Is Bay heading in the right direction?

 

1st gorgeous cut from Hobbit soundtrack sets Middle-earth mood

Aside from the stunning visuals, Howard Shore's gorgeous soundtrack to Lord of the Rings was one of the greatest parts of Peter Jackson's trilogy. The legendary composer has thankfully returned for the Hobbit prequels, and now the first full track has leaked online. Want to hear?

Dubbed "Radagast the Brown," the atmospheric orchestral track definitely evokes the same vibe as the classic Lord of the Rings tunes. The track's title refers to the animal-loving wizard played by former Time Lord Sylvester McCoy.
Judging by the title alone, it's likely this tune will pop up at about the same time as McCoy's character. This tidbit also implies that we'll meet Radagast in the first installment of the Hobbit trilogy when it opens Dec. 14.

 

And now Princess Leia wants back in for new Star Wars trilogy

We already know that Harrison Ford is willing to come back and play Han Solo one more time, but he ain't the only icon who's interested. Could it be that Han's soulmate in a galaxy far, far away would come back, too? Looks like it!

Carrie Fisher was accosted on the street by TMZ (as they are wont to do) and asked what, frankly, we all wanted to know—will she come back, if asked, to play Leia?
Well, first they asked her how it felt to be a Disney princess, to which she answered, "Fantastic. Made my day." Then they asked if she'd be in the new Star Wars movie. "Yes, sure," was her response. Then, just to be obnoxiously sure, TMZ pressed on with, "So you will be in the new one?"

"Wouldn't you?" was her dry response.

So Disney would basically be fools to not sign Han and Leia up for a return. After all, that means Jaina and Jacen Solo (Han and Leia's twins in the expanded-universe novels) can also appear. How awesome would that be?

This week in Star Trek:

Kate Mulgrew says Picard and Janeway were only REAL Trek captains

It is a truth universally acknowledged among fans everywhere that there are five captains in the Star Trek universe: James T. Kirk from The Original Series; Jean-Luc Picard fromThe Next Generation; Benjamin Sisko from Deep Space Nine; Kathryn Janeway fromVoyager and Jonathan Archer from Enterprise.

However, according to actress Kate Mulgrew, who played Janeway for seven seasons onStar Trek: Voyager, that's not exactly true.

What the heck is this? "What in the Alpha Quadrant is Kate Mulgrew prattling on about?" is what you guys must be thinking right about now, right?

In an interview with Splitsider, Mulgrew was asked about a certain comment she made "that there were only two real captains, yourself and Mr. [Patrick] Stewart."

To which Mulgrew replied, "No, this is gonna go viral."

Then the journalist also mentioned that Shatner was not necessarily one, to which Mulgrew then said:

Well, there are only two captains who were lost in space who did seven years, okay?Deep Space Nine was a space station. Shatner only did three seasons. [Scott] Bakula was cancelled after four.

As you guys well know, Picard was never "lost in space," but he did do seven seasons of Star Trek: TNG and four films, so he was relatively busy in space as the captain of the USS Enterprise (NCC-1701-D and E).

Then the journalist mentioned that Avery Brooks was only a commander (which was true at first, but fans will recall that he was promoted to the rank of captain in the season-three episode "The Adversary").

That's what I'm saying, it was a space station. He wasn't in space, lost in space. Patrick Stewart and I — Picard and Janeway — were the only two intrepid, lost-in-space captains. I really think that's true, right?

Do you agree with Kate Mulgrew's comments?


Star Trek: The Next Generation Season 2 Blu-ray Release Date Set


For all of you TNG fans, (and come on, who isn't?), Star Trek: The Next Generation Season 2 is headed to blu-ray December 4th.  Hey, just in time for Christmas, or Picard Day, or whatever.  The new release will include a special edition of "The Measure of a Man" that includes deleted scenes and different angles from the broadcast version.  Pretty cool.
Also included in this special release; a must-see reunion of the cast, who were brought together earlier this year in Calgary in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the series.  Produced exclusively for the series' Blu-ray, this never-before-seen reunion roundtable chat features all of the best known cast regulars, joining together for the first time in years to tape a discussion about the legacy of the series.
You can get your copy of Star Trek: The Next Generation season 2 on Blu-ray from Amazon .



Scifi Five In Five


Great Firefly/Serenity Quotes

5. Inara: (pissed) "What did I say to you about barging into my shuttle?"

Mal: "That it was manly and impulsive?"

Inara: "Yes, precisely. Only the exact phrase I used was 'don't'."

4.Kaylee: (pointing to a pink frilly dress) "Say, look at the fluffy one!"

Zoe: "Too much foofaraw. If I'm going to wear a dress, I'd want something with some slink."

Wash: "You want a slinky dress? I can buy you a slinky dress. Captain, can I have money for a slinky dress?"

Jayne: "I'll chip in."

Zoe: (to Jayne) "I can hurt you."

3.Mal: "So, she's added cussing and hurling about of things to her repertoire. She really is a prodigy."

Simon: "It's just a bad day."

Mal: "No, a bad day is when someone's yellin' spooks the cattle. Understand? You ever see cattle stampede when they got no place to run? It's kind of like a...a meat grinder. And it'll lose us half the herd."

Simon: "She hasn't gone anywhere near the cattle."

Mal: "No, but in case you hadn't noticed, her voice kinda carries. We're two miles above ground and they can probably hear her down there. Soon as we unload, she can holler until our ears bleed." (to River) "Although I would take it as a kindness if she didn't."

River: "The human body can be drained of blood in 8.6 seconds given adequate vacuuming systems."

Mal:  (to Simon) "See, morbid and creepifying, I got no problem with, long as she does it quiet-like."


2.Mal: "Cut her down."

Villager: "The girl is a witch."

Mal: "Yeah, but she's our witch-" (cocks gun, points it at him) "-so cut her the hell down."

1.Bandit #1:  "And I think maybe you're gonna give me a little one-on-one time with the missus."

(Husband) Jayne: "Oh, I think you might wanna reconsider that last part. See, I married me a powerful ugly creature."

(Wife) Mal:  "How can you say that? How can you shame me in front of new people?"

(Husband) Jayne:  "If I could make you purtier, I would."

(Wife) Mal: "You are not the man I met a year ago." (they suddenly draw their guns on the bandits, Mal slowly pulling his bonnet off)

Mal: "Now think real hard. You been bird-dogging this township a while now. They wouldn't mind a corpse of you. Now you can luxuriate in a nice jail cell, but if your hand touches metal, I swear by my pretty floral bonnet: I will end you."

 

 

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Arrow Becoming A New Favorite;

Peter Goes Off The Rails In Fringe;

And What The Heck Happened To Lori In Walking Dead?

In this listener feedback show, Listener's Discuss the Walking Dead, Arrow, Fringe, Grimm, And More.

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The SciFi Diner Classic Ep. 26

Our Interview with Dr. Star Trek

(Larry Nemecek)

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In our twenty-sixth episode of the SciFi Diner Classic, we interview Dr. Star Trek (Larry Nemecek). Since we do a news and interview show, it goes without saying that the news portion of our episodes often date themselves fast. And while the interviews with the people that make Science Fiction happen remain relevant and in our opinion important, most listeners will not listen back 100 episodes and wade through old news just to get to the interview. So what the SciFi Diner Classic aims to do is to share these interviews with you. If you have been with us from the beginning, then bear with us as we introduce some of our newer listeners to voices from the past. We're bringing you just the interview and nothing else.

Larry Nemecek

 

Larry Wayne Nemecek (born 18 January) is a noted Star Trek author, editor, archivist, consultant and producer. He is married to onetime script coordinatorJanet Nemecek.

A native Oklahoman, Nemecek began considering news and communications as a career in high school after being inspired by a teacher in his journalism class. He majored in theater at college with a journalism minor, and began writing aboutStar Trek because "all the Will Rogers and Sooners football books had been written." He also cites Stephen Edward Poe's classic The Making of Star Trekand Bjo Trimble's Star Trek Concordance as seminal influences in entertainment and genre writing.

As an undergrad at East Central University, Nemecek started a science fiction fan club with his best friend Kevin Hopkins, called "Starbase ECU." His favorite TOS character was Leonard McCoy and in make-up class chose a Tellarite for his non-realistic character project.

While a young newspaper reporter and editor, he chaired publicity for Oklahoma City's SoonerCons and in 1991founded ThunderCon there as an all-media/Star Trek charity convention. In 1993, after the publication of his first professional book, Nemecek began sharing his stories and archives with humor as a guest at conventions worldwide.

Nemecek had a long-distance correspondence with fellow Star Trek fan and artist/author Geoffrey Mandel growing out of points in the Starfleet Medical Reference (Ballantine). Nemecek's early drafts of Star Trek star maps led them to work together when Mandel intended to publish them in fanzine form, but when Mandel was asked to finish the incomplete Star Trek Maps for Bantam Books he managed to include Nemecek's data in the revised format scale.

In 1989, after beginning an annual episode guide and concordance fanzine for the new Star Trek: The Next Generation, Nemecek met with Gene Roddenberry in his office. He was personally thanked by Roddenberry for writing the reference works, which the staff used as an ongoing update to their writer's guide.

From 1998 until 2005, Nemecek served as managing editor of Star Trek: Communicator, overseeing the planning, writers, content and look of the licensed magazine of the Official Star Trek Fan Club. He has been a regular contributor to Star Trek Magazine since 1995, and contributed dozens of articles to Star Trek Fact Files, for which he worked all six years as Los Angeles photo editor and consultant. The topics researched and obscure references and sources tracked fueled the work of the UK-based Fact Files, later seen in the US in Star Trek: The Magazine.

Since 1986, Nemecek has conducted over 500 archival interviews of Star Trek writers, designers, crew and actors, most of them multiple or annual updates over the years and unpublished.

He also appeared in two episodes of the fan film Star Trek: New Voyages, in 2004 and 2006, and in the recently-released vignette No-Win Scenario as a Tellarite.

Contributions to Star Trek 

 

Nemecek appearing as a 22nd century civilian

 

In 1990, the shuttle Nenebek, featured in the Star Trek: The Next Generation episode "Final Mission", was named in his honor by Jeri Taylor. She had not yet met him but, like other writing staffers, had his fanzine concordances on her desk. She did not think to tell him the story until 1998.

In 1992, Nemecek was the author of the Star Trek: The Next Generation Companion. He would later update this in May 1995 and in 2003. His text commentary also appeared in the CD version.

In December 1994, Nemecek and his wife Janet pitched and sold a story, "Reflections," for the yet-to-air series Star Trek: Voyager. It was shelved for six years before being updated and written as "Prophecy", an episode for Voyager's last season in 2001.

Nemecek co-wrote The Making of Star Trek: First Contact, published by Titan Books in the UK from material he,Ian Spelling and Lou Anders wrote for Titan's magazine specials on the film. He also wrote the chapter openers and other research for Star Trek: Star Charts – a reunion of sorts with onetime Star Trek Maps colleague Mandel. He authored the original museum artifact placards and recent timeline update in the museum area of Star Trek: The Experience, and was a consultant there as well as on such projects as the Star Trek: Federation Science European tour and the Star Trek World Tour guidebooks and image references.

In 2002, Nemecek was interviewed for the bonus features (Star Trek Moments and Memories) on the seventh season DVD for Star Trek: The Next Generation. He spoke again in interviews for the new 20th anniversary DVD set for TNG in 2007, and served as Special Consultant on the overall project.

In 2005, Nemecek appeared with other cameo guests and crew in "These Are the Voyages...", the last episode ofStar Trek: Enterprise. His costume was a reuse of Avery Brooks' suit from DS9: "Far Beyond the Stars". Nemecek recounted his experience filming the episode in his "Endgame" column in Star Trek Magazine issue 124.

For many years, Nemecek was a contributor and producer on the official Star Trek website. In 1996, he was its first-ever chat guest. In December 2007, however, he and the rest of the StarTrek.com production team were laid off by CBS Interactive, the result of restructuring at the company.

He is also the sole contributor to Star Trek - Best Episode Collection, a Fact Files DVD project for Japan, and continues his two columns for Star Trek Magazine. He hopes to work again soon with Communicator publisher Dan Madsen as well.

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The SciFi Diner Classic Ep. 25

Our Interview with Kevin Sorbo

(Hercules & Adromeda)

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In our twenty-fifth episode of the SciFi Diner Classic, we interview with Kevin Sorba ( Hercules and Andromeda). Since we do a news and interview show, it goes without saying that the news portion of our episodes often date themselves fast. And while the interviews with the people that make Science Fiction happen remain relevant and in our opinion important, most listeners will not listen back 100 episodes and wade through old news just to get to the interview. So what the SciFi Diner Classic aims to do is to share these interviews with you. If you have been with us from the beginning, then bear with us as we introduce some of our newer listeners to voices from the past. We're bringing you just the interview and nothing else.

Kevin Sorbo


Kevin David Sorbo (born September 24, 1958) is an American actor best known for the roles of Hercules in Hercules: The Legendary Journeys, Captain Dylan Hunt in Andromeda and Kull in Kull the Conqueror.

Early life

Sorbo was born in Mound, Minnesota, where he attended Mound Westonka High School. He is the son of Ardis, a nurse, and Lynn Sorbo, a junior high school mathematics and biology teacher. He is of Norwegian descent and was raised in a Lutheran family. Sorbo attended Minnesota State University Moorhead and worked as a model for print and television advertising in the 1980s.

Career

Sorbo started his acting career in the late 1980s making guest appearances in several television series such as 1st & TenMurder She Wrote and The Commish. He was considered for and lost out to Dean Cain as Superman in Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman and was a possible contender for the role of Agent Mulder in The X Files which went to David Duchovny.

In 1994, he shot to fame when he played the role of Hercules in the television film Hercules and the Amazon Women. This was the first in a series of television films that served as pilots for the TV seriesHercules: The Legendary Journeys, which ran from 1995 to 1999.

Sorbo also guest-starred as Hercules in episodes of the 1995-2001 spin-off series Xena: Warrior Princess and provided the voice of Hercules in the 1998 direct-to-video animated film Hercules and Xena - The Animated Movie: The Battle for Mount Olympus.

Other voice-over work followed, with Sorbo providing the voices of Reiko and Quan Chi in the 1997 video game Mortal Kombat 4. In between the years playingHercules, he played his first leading film role in Kull the Conqueror (1997).

In 1997, while on a publicity tour for Kull the Conqueror and between the 4th and 5th seasons of Hercules, Sorbo experienced an aneurysm in his shoulder, which led to three strokes.  As a result, he was weakened for the next several years, a condition that he and the producers of Hercules kept secret from the public. (Sorbo only revealed the details in 2011.) During the last two seasons of Hercules, the 5th and 6th, which aired in 1998 and 1999, Sorbo was given a reduced filming schedule to accommodate his condition, and more guest stars were brought in.

After Hercules came to an end, Sorbo played the starring role of Captain Dylan Hunt in the science-fiction drama series Andromeda from 2000 to 2005. In 2006, he played a recurring role on the final season of The O.C and guest-starred in the sitcom Two and a Half Men. In 2007, he starred in the direct-to-video film Walking Tall: The Payback, which was a sequel to the 2004 film Walking Tall. He reprised his role in the second sequel, Walking Tall: Lone Justice which released later that year. He also starred in the Lifetime Channel film Last Chance Café, the Hallmark Channel film Avenging Angel, co-starring his real life wife Sam Jenkins and guest starred as a bounty hunter in the season-two episode "Bounty Hunters!" of the series Psych. He appeared in the 2008 spoof film Meet the Spartans, which was a box office success despite being universally negatively reviewed by critics. He starred in the Albert Pyun directed SciFi Vampire flick Tales of the Ancient Empire.

Sorbo voiced one of the main protagonists, Prometheus, in the Wii video game The Conduit.

Sorbo returned to the role of Hercules, albeit in a more sinister portrayal, in the video game God of War III released for the PlayStation 3 in March 2010.

 

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SciFi Diner Podcast Ep. 153

Our Interview with Mackenzie Mason

(Cortana from Halo 4)

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  • Interview: Our Interview with Mackenzie Mason (Cortana from Halo 4)
  • Trivia:  Kate Mulgrew Give Away
  • TV News: Last night's Walking Dead S3 premiere shambles to a HUGE record, Rumor of the Day: Firefly Animated Series?, Defiance Trailer
  • Movie News:  Movie News:  Robocop movie delayed.  James Bond: Sky Fall Trailer
  • TWIST: Wil Wheaton and LeVar Burton To Guest Star Again On Big Bang Theory
  • SciFi Five in Five:  Top 5 Philip K. Dick movies from Wayne Henderson

New Trivia:

Trivia: Since no one, and I mean NO ONE was able to answer last months trivia, we're trying a different tactic to give away an autographed picture of Kate Mulgrew, Captain Janeway of Star Trek: Voyager. All you need to do is write in and explain why you are the biggest fan of Kate Mulgrew. Please include your address and the code word mentioned in the first 15 minutes of the show. We'll be drawing a name the middle of October.

Prize: An Autographed copy of Kate Mulgrew (Captain Janeway)

Winner: Ken Warford

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Trekcast Podcast

Fringecasting with Wayne and Dan

 Our Interview:

Mackenzie Mason

Mackenzie was born in the Philippines and since has lived in Puerto Rico, Germany, Virginia and San Diego. After attending The International School of Stuttgart, Mackenzie went on to finish high school at the prestigious Miss Porter's School in Farmington Connecticut. She continued her higher education at The University of Southern California where she studied Communication and Theatre.

In college she began appearing in many performances and plays, and was quickly noticed for her stage presence and on set natural abilities.

Mackenzie has a very strong sense of comedy and has a natural ability to make people laugh. She trains at the improv schools, The Groundlings and The Second City and is currently writing sketches with a comedy group she formed with fellow classmates.

She is a self-proclaimed bookworm, spiritual guru, Sci-Fi geek, and horror fanatic who doesn't take herself too seriously.

To see a video of Mackenzie in action, click here.

TV News:

Walking Dead S3 premiere shambles to a HUGE record

Last season, The Walking Dead opened and closed its second year with record-setting numbers for a basic-cable drama. Now the season-three numbers are in, and they're enough to make even the broadcast shows quake with fear.

Last night, the third-season premiere, "Seed," racked up 10.9 million viewers and a powerful 5.7 demo rating. When you factor in the encore showings late last night, the episode was seen by more than 15 million people (and that's not even counting the people who recorded it to watch later), a number second only to prime-time football viewership on the night.

If you're wondering how that stacks up with last year, it's about a 50 percent increase in viewers from the kickoff of season two. In terms of ratings, the episode has eclipsed the season-two finale as one of the highest-rated basic-cable dramas in the 18-49 demo ever, surpassing the finale demo score by a full point. We were expecting the show to post gains, but this is just ridiculous.

Though we've still got a few more premieres on the horizon in the coming weeks, The Walking Dead's definitely got our top vote for most impressive debut of the 2012-2013 season so far. They've gotta be having a party over at AMC right now.

Rumor of the Day:

There's a Firefly animated spinoff in the works?

It's been nearly a decade since Fox canceled Firefly, and the show's rabid following still hasn't stopped clamoring for more. We've got a movie, we've got comic books, and a reunion special is on the way, but could we get something else? Could Firefly go animated?

Just as they did at San Diego Comic-Con over the summer, Firefly cast members reunited at New York Comic-Con over the weekend to talk about the show's past and future. This time it was a smaller group, featuring only Nathan Fillion, Jewel Staite and Sean Maher, but during their session they managed to unleash a tidbit of maybe-news that's liable to get Browncoats everywhere excited.

"If we're dreaming, tell me what you think about this: Firefly the animated series," Fillion said during the panel.

Really? Could our beloved Serenity fly back onto our screens as a cartoon, or was Fillion just messing around? According to Maher, the idea's actually been toyed with.

"I know somebody who is actually trying to get that done, who has approached Joss [Whedon about it," Maher said after the panel. "He used to work with Guillermo del Toro."

Just who this person might be remains a mystery (for now), but this actually seems like a viable way to carry on the series without worrying about the ages of the characters. Plus, voice acting takes less time for the cast (and you don't have to build sets and coordinate locations), which could mean that even the always-busy Fillion might make time to play Cartoon Mal and star in his hit series Castle simultaneously.

Of course, it's just a convention rumor at this point, but what do you think? Could Firefly continue in the cartoon world, even with someone other than Whedon at the helm?

Defiance Trailer: 

Movie:

You'll have to wait a little longer for that RoboCop reboot

It's a bad day for sci-fi. Sony Pictures is pushing back two of its most anticipated releases: RoboCop and Elysium. We'll have to wait a little longer for Jose Padilha's remake and Neill Blomkamp's follow-up to his Oscar-nominated District 9.

According to THR, RoboCop has been delayed a year. Instead of debuting Aug. 9, 2013, it will hit theaters Feb. 7, 2014. We're not sure why the move was made, but the extra six months will give the film ample time for post-production.

After shuffling the schedule, RoboCop's old release date has been given to Elysium. The film was originally slated for March 1, 2013, and will now open Aug. 9. The film is "set on a space station occupied by the very wealthy while the rest of humanity lives on a ravaged, overpopulated Earth." Elysium stars Matt Damon, Jodie Foster and Sharlto Copley.

What do you think of the scheduling shakeup? Is it a good or a bad move?

Looking forward to Skyfall

This week in Star Trek:

Wil Wheaton and LeVar Burton To Guest Star Again On Big Bang Theory

By Crewman Becky | October 5, 2012 - 10:14 pm

Short but sweet! …short story…sweet news.

Turns out that on an upcoming episode of The Big Bang Theory, Sheldon is making a new “Fun With Flags” webisode, this time focusing on the flags of Star Trek. While it’s not totally clear how Wil and LeVar will play into it, we’re guessing we won’t be disappointed.

This newest Star Trek heavy episode is currently scheduled to air November 8th.

The Big Bang Theory airs Thursdays on CBS

Scifi Five In Five

Top 5 Movies of Philip K. Dick by Wayne Henderson from the Fringecasting with Wayne and Dan Podcast

 

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SciFi Diner Conversations 67

Listener's Discuss the Walking Dead,

Arrow, Looper, Revolution,

And More.  

In this listener feedback show, Listener's Discuss the Walking Dead, Arrow, Looper, Revolution, And More.

The song at the end of the episode is The Final Rewind by Tyrad 

 

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