This is the last episode in the Battlestar Galactica triptych and Eugenia and Gerri discuss how a science fiction show not only can it be entertainment but once in a while can contribute to changing the world and they don’t mean that in a fictional sense! BSG made it to the United Nations where they talked about the “races of the world” or in their opinion just one race, “the human race”. This was an underlying theme of the series and one that is dear to the heart of Eugenia and Gerri’s interviewee in this episode. Yes, they have an interview with none other than Admiral Adama, the wonderfully talented Edward James Olmos himself, (but you knew that because you saw the picture above)! In this episode they discuss the issues that are raised in the interview and their impressions of the show, its conclusion and the meaning of what it is to be a human. They thank Daniel from Supanova Expo www.supanova.com.au and Lionel Midford, from Lionel Midford Publicity www.lionelmidfordpublicity.com for the chance to interview Edward.
Congratulations to Gerri and Eugenia on reaching double figures. In this podcast they interview Richard Hatch when they caught up with him at Supanova (www.supanova.com.au) this year. In the podcast you will also hear Eugenia and Gerri talking about watching the original Battlestar and comparing it to the recent re-imagined series. The two of them will be off to Armageddon www.armageddonexpo.com soon with the promise of more exciting interviews and of course lots more to talk about because Women Talk Sci Fi.
Hear an interview from the two big guns of the new Star Trek movie in Gerri and Eugenia's latest podcast. Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto headline this podcast with in-depth interview about their roles as the iconic characters James T Kirk and Spock. So join Gerri, Eugenia and guest presenter Marlene over at Women Talk Sci Fi.
At a First Contact Convention www.firstcontactconventions.com.au in Melbourne last year Gerri and Eugenia had the pleasure of interviewing Dominic Keating who played Lt Malcolm Reed in Star Trek Enterprise. The two of them explore the highs and lows of this Trek incarnation discussing its beginning and end. For an added treat you get to hear Dominic’s alternative version of the Enterprise theme.
Resistance is futile; you will listen to this episode as Eugenia and Gerri talk Borg. Are they the best villains ever come up with in a Sci Fi show? Whilst this species came to our attention with the appearance of Q, and proved to Starfleet there were some nasty surprises out there in the Universe. Where did they come from? One of the most iconic scenes in Sci Fi happened when Jonathan Frakes directed First Contact, who was not amazed as the Queen was constructed before our eyes? Then we turn to ST: Voyager when 7of 9, comes to us as the sexy Borg! Then along comes the Borg children and one of those is whom Eugenia and Gerri interview in this episode. Manu Intiraymi, known as Icheb, the child who was made into a weapon by his people. Eugenia and Gerri would like to thank Scotty from First Contact Conventions for the opportunity to interview Manu. Catch them at www.firstcontactconventions.com.au to find out what they are up to next.
Fan Sites to Fan Fiction
Submitted by Eugenia on July 08, 2011 at 19:38 pm
In this podcast Eugenia and Gerri interview Herb Jefferson Jr. Boomer from the original Battlestar Galactica TV series but, that is not what this podcast is about. They explore the world of fan fiction in particular Star Trek fan fiction films. What is the link between Herb Jefferson Jr and Star Trek fan fiction? You will just have to listen and the connection will become clear! Thanks goes to Daniel and Lionel from Supanova for the interview www.supanova.com Eugenia and Gerri talk about the wonderful animated series Star Trek Aurora www.auroratrek.com that every Star Trek fan should watch and you can read about Tim Vinning creator of Star Trek Aurora in their free e-zine GE News – Women Talk Sci Fi www.genews-ezine.com. There are many fan fiction sites Star Trek Intrepid www.starshipintrepid.net, Star Trek Hidden Frontier www.hiddenfrontier.com and Star Trek Of Gods and Men www.startrekofgodsandmen.com which is filled with Star Trek alumni. Trekkie Central Magazine is a great resource for star trek fan fiction www.trekkiemagazine.mfbiz.com and Eugenia and Gerri are head writers.Listen or download this episode by clicking on an icon below. Whilst listening why not rate, vote in our poll or leave a comment. You can subscribe by RSS, Email or iTunes and get each new episode automatically.
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