In The Fanbase Weekly, the Fanbase Press staff and a host of special guests from across the pop culture spectrum discuss the top geek stories of the week.
In the latest episode, The Fanbase Weekly co-hosts welcome special guests Patrick Schumacker (writer/producer – Abbott Elementary, Harley Quinn) and Simon Birks [writer – Antarctica (Top Cow/Image Comics), publisher – Blue Fox Comics] to discuss the latest geek news stories of the week, including how Netflix conquered and broke Hollywood, the tentative agreement reached by SAG-AFTRA and the AMPTP, and what Marvel Spotlight means for the MCU.
Hosts: Barbra Dillon (Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief), Claire Thorne (Creator, A Geek’s Guide to Cross-Stitch), and Drew Siragusa (Fanbase Press Senior Contributor)
Special guests: Patrick Schumacker (writer/producer – Abbott Elementary, Harley Quinn) and Simon Birks [writer – Antarctica (Top Cow/Image Comics), publisher – Blue Fox Comics]
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32:52 – (THR) How Netflix Conquered Hollywood — And Then Broke It
55:53 – (THR) STRIKE OVER: Actors Make a Deal With Studios After 118 Days
1:13:58 – (CBR) What Does Marvel Spotlight Mean for the MCU?
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