Slice of SciFi #268: Interview with Phoenix Comicon Guest Jonathan Frakes (“Star Trek: The Next Generation”)

frakesIn the News:

  • If you used BitTorrent to download “The Hurt Locker” before it hit theaters, you may be getting a bill.
  • Mr. Magoo is back
  • Could cell phones be affecting the honeybee population?

Special Segment: The Multiverse News Report takes a look at another great moment in geek history

Movie Talk:

  • Reboot Rage: “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”
  • DC says the Flash movie is close to a green light.

Slice of Trivia: Kurt is back with the second installment of genre hotties.  Can you figure them out before the studio crew does?  And don’t forget Kurt needs your clips for future trivia segments. Send them:

TV Talk:  Neil Gaiman talks about his upcoming “Doctor Who” script.

Interview:  We talk to actor/director Jonathan Frakes.  Frakes is best known for his work as Will Riker on “Star Trek: The Next Generation.” Jonathan talks about his latest directing projects and looks back at his TNG days, and his upcoming appearance at Phoenix Comicon.

In the Future:

  • Reboot Rage: “Alias”
  • A Green Lantern cartoon is coming to Cartoon Network.

Listener comments: If you have any suggestions or comments, please let us know. Keep your comments brief, or funny, and maybe you’ll hear your message on the voicemail show!

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  1. Locutus says

    Kari Byron, Felicia Day, Jonathan Frakes – I believe that is called a Trifecta!

  2. James Ballard says

    1.I like the show beyond belief Johnathan alot. I was just curious on when there will be a new season coming back on t.v, in 2011?

    2. My favorite one is called “monster in the closet” from season one. How did that actually happen? The boy dissapearing from the bedroom closet?


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