Archive for June 2010

Interview with Babylon 5 actress Julie Caitlin Brown

Interview with Babylon 5 actress Julie Caitlin Brown
Over the weekend I attended Cyphan, a first year sci-fi/fantasy convention in Wheeling. While strolling the dealers room, I ran into actress Julie Caitlin Brown, who was just the nicest person ever. We started talking about my blog, sci-fi, technology, and somehow it turned into an interview! Thank goodness for having my audio recorder on me.... Read more »

10 things I loved about CYPHAN!

10 things I loved about CYPHAN!
3-Day Cyphan badge I spent the weekend at the first Cyphan convention in Wheeling. For a first year sci-fi con, I thought it was pretty awesome. I’ve gone to a lot of conventions in the past, and the formula is usually the same. You have a costume contest, celebrity guests, dealers room, artists, panels, gaming,... Read more »

William Shatner & Patrick Stewart at the same Chicago Con!

Courtey WizardWorld.com It was just announced today on the Chicago Comic Con website that Patrick Stewart will be joining Captain Kirk himself at the August convention. Star Trek fans are probably peeing their pants and adjusting their phasers. Stewart is scheduled to appear at Chicago Comic Con on Friday, August 20, and Saturday August 21,... Read more »
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World Cup comes to Middle Earth (VIDEO)

World Cup comes to Middle Earth (VIDEO)
Anyone who knows me can tell you that I don’t care about sports. So of course, I haven’t been watching the World Cup. However, working at a TV news station, it’s hard to avoid the latest updates. Recently the annoying vuvuzela has been making news. Fans at the World Cup have been blowing this horns... Read more »

Who's ready for Cyphan?

Who's ready for Cyphan?
Time Force Officer, Anime Central 2007 Well folks, it’s official. I bought my 1-day ticket to Cyphan last night. For those who don’t know, Cyphan is a new sci-fi and fantasy convention hitting Wheeling this weekend. Originally I was going to have to drop this new con from my event list, because I was working... Read more »

New Narnia Trailer Released (VIDEO)

New Narnia Trailer Released (VIDEO)
When I heard that Disney dropped the Narnia franchise I was worried. I absolutely loved the first two films (and both orchestral soundtracks are on my iPod). Watching The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe special edition on DVD twice in a row one weekend, with all the behind the scenes features, actually inspired me... Read more »
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Meet the newest Twilight vamp, Bree Tanner (VIDEO)

Meet the newest Twilight vamp, Bree Tanner (VIDEO)
Twilight Eclipse will be hitting theaters in two weeks, and we should expect to see some new faces. Bree Tanner is one of the newborn vampires debuting in this next installment of the Twilight Saga. Bree is played by 15-year-old actress, who previously played the little girl in the Silent Hill film. Yahoo! goes on... Read more »

Live Action Blue Beetle Series? (PICS)

Live Action Blue Beetle Series? (PICS)
Comic book writer Geoff Johns mentioned something on his Twitter page about a live action Blue Beetle screen test, and fans started buzzing. Today on the DC Universe blog, The Source, Johns revealed pictures of the screen test for this new series. He had this to say about the photos: I have an early special... Read more »

Geeky Cakes: Feed your inner nerd

Geeky Cakes: Feed your inner nerd
I’m at that age where I’m starting to really think about marriage and children. I’ve never been the type to think of baby names, or wedding theme ideas, but lately a lot of my cosplay friends have been getting engaged. So I’ve had nerdy domestic bliss on the brain recently. These couples go to conventions... Read more »
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New Transformers babe is Victoria's Secret model

New Transformers babe is Victoria's Secret model
Pirelli Calendar 2010 (models.com) It’s no secret that Megan Fox will not be apart of the Transformers 3 film…so of course they had to replace the role of ‘action film hot chick.’ It’s been confirmed that Victoria’s Secret model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley will be the female lead opposite Shia LaBeouf’s character in the next Transformers installment.... Read more »