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Jimmy is joined in studio by old pal Matt Walton. They discuss the Attack of the Show and X-Playfinales along with the demise of G4TV, Jimmy finaly starts catching up on Adventure Time and loves it, they give comic colorists lotsa love and Jimmy’s interview with young director Emily Hagins is up on Stated. Plus, an exclusive and probably not real scoop on a musical episode of Spartacus! News includes: JJ Abrams to direct Star Wars: Episode VII, Young Justice and Green Lantern get canceled making room for Beware the Batman and Teen Titans Go!, Powerpuff Girls returns, Kyle Baker gives away comics, more original X-Men cast join Bryan Singer’s upcoming X-Men film, Marvel rolls out Phase 3 films, Battlestar Galactica: Blood and Chrome finally gets SyFy airdate and New Zealand mints Doctor Who coins. As always, listener feedback, Top 3 and more! Leave your iTunes comments! 5 stars and nothing but love!
This week is hosted by Wayne Hall from Wayne’s Comics, who serves up the first interview, and it’s with Warehouse 13’sBen Raab and Deric Hughes, two of the talented writing staff working on the successful Syfy show! The two scripted the most program’s most recent episode, “Fractures,” which they discuss as well as how they went from comic books to television! Could their comic Living in Infamy be returning? Listen and find out!
Then ComicBooked’s own John Iwasz wraps up the site’s celebration of Spider-Man’s 50th birthday with a great interview with actor Leif Gantvoort, who plays a significant role in The Amazing Spider-Man, one of this summer’s comic-related films that will be swinging onto DVD this fall. Leif discusses his experiences on the set and how they might impact his career moving forward. You even get to hear his young daughter, who is turning into quite the actress herself!