The Science Fiction Show

Michael Wistock conducts an extensive interview with Movie SFX legend Don Bies. Don has worked on #starwars and many other films over his long career. He's recently set up his own production company, White Room Artifacts. He gives us some of the stories behind Star Wars, Yoda, Chewbacca, and so much more. An exciting one hour. Subscribe on iTunes!

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Grant Imahara of Lucasfilm and "Mythbusters" fame opens the show as we interview the creators of Utopiates and Titanium Rain Josh Finney and Kat Rocha join us for Episode 52 of the Science Fiction Show. Our conversation includes full background on their graphic novel Utopiates, a shout out to Bill Willingham, Josh talking about getting shot and recovery from PTSD; how heroin addiction in the music industry played a huge role in writing Utopiates; Music in writing; is Titanium Rain good Michael Bay film fodder (and did TR become studio fodder?); the making of the TR audio drama; "Tipping the Goofy Meter"; Josh and Kat's collaborative process; their new Lovecraft anthology and MUCH more. Subscribe on iTunes!

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Episode 51 is JAMMED from end to end with good stuff, including: the debut of Austin May, cartoonist for "Air Force Blues," Why Jason isn't into Big Bang Theory, James Bond innuendos, Jessica Tozer and the hipster party, Michael's Dr. Who lessons, Women who love Science Fiction, women who play video games, Jessica's work with the US Defense Department and the Armed with Science blog, Asteroid Mining, Real robotics vs. SciFi robotics, Do robots have souls, Star Trek vs. Star Wars plus how Jessica got SLAPPED because of it and what science advances would she like to see next. Subscribe on iTunes and look for us in the Geekie Awards podcast category! (1 hour, 36 minutes)

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JJ Abrams gets the new Star Wars film and we are ALL OVER IT. Plus: Revenge of the Cyst, best Star Wars director, Dan Bethel mention, "My Khan needs to comewith fine Corinthian leather," and. umm ... Where 's Keith?


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