The Fanbase Weekly: Episode #194 (Aging Heroes in ‘Star Trek’ and ‘Star Wars’ & More)

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 Dr. Suzie Flores (clinical psychologist, author - Untamed: The Psychology of Marvel's Wolverine) and Mark D'Anna (writer - Blood on Sunset) to discuss the latest geek news stories of the week, including why it's a good thing for viewers to see Star Trek's heroes age, a trailer roundup featuring DMZ, Star Trek: Strange New Worlds, and Obi-Wan Kenobi, why John Carpenter is open to making Escape from Earth, and Pixar's vocal outcry against Disney for its silence on the "Don't Say Gay" bill.


Co-hosts
: Claire Thorne and Barbra Dillon

Special guests: Dr. Suzie Flores (clinical psychologist, author - Untamed: The Psychology of Marvel's Wolverine) and Mark D'Anna (writer - Blood on Sunset)

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Segments:
18:04 - (io9) STAR TREK Letting Its Heroes Age Is a Fascinating Thing
28:52 - (io9) TRAILER ROUNDUP:
     The DMZ Trailer Has Rosario Dawson Going Through Hell to Save Her Child
     STAR TREK: STRANGE NEW WORLDS' First Trailer Is Full of Horse Rides and Space Romanticism
     Everything We Saw in the OBI-WAN KENOBI Trailer
44:44 - (DEN OF GEEK UK) John Carpenter Still Open to Making ESCAPE FROM EARTH
54:42 - (io9, THR) Pixar Blasts Disney for Censoring Its LGBTQ Content/Disney TV Animation, Distribution Staffers Criticize CEO’s Response to “Don’t Say Gay” Bill in Letters


 





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Theme Song Written and Performed by
: Adam WarRock

The Fanbase Weekly Theme Song Produced by: Mikal kHill

Episode Photo by: Bryant Dillon


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