Posts Tagged ‘christopher reeve’



Podcast Appreciation Week concludes on Comic Book Central with the World’s Greatest team-up of Jay Towers and Jim Bowers! Jay and Jim fly from their Fortress of Solitude to the Comic Book Central Lair to chat about Christopher Reeve, Richard Donner, Superman: The Movie and their super show, the Caped Wonder Superman Podcast!

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Stuff you heard on the show:

Superboy: The Legacy Podcast
The Chronic Rift Network
The Batcave Podcast
The OSI Files
The Shazam/Isis Podcast
The IndyCast
Mitch & Ed’s Excellent Adventure

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Date: September 25, 2021







Screenwriter Mark Rosenthal is my guest this week! Mark drops by the Lair to chat about penning sci-fi, action, and superhero tales for Star Trek VI, Tim Burton’s Planet of the Apes, and Superman IV: The Quest For Peace!

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Date: June 26, 2021







From working with the Man of Steel to becoming the Man of Steel! Actor George Newbern, the voice of Superman in the DC animated universe, drops by for my “TerrifiCon at Home” series. George talks about working with Christopher Reeve in Switching Channels, popping up in tons of iconic pop culture shows and movies, and returning to the character of Superman in features like Superman vs. the Elite and Justice League vs. the Fatal Five!
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TerrifiCon
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Date: August 20, 2020







Emmy-winning actor Jon Cryer is my guest this week! Jon joins me in the Lair to talk about becoming the bald, brilliant, and BAD DC Comics supervillain Lex Luthor on the hit CW series, Supergirl. PLUS – we’ll take a look back at Superman IV when he played Lenny Luthor alongside Gene Hackman’s Lex!
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Stuff you heard on the show:

TerrifiCon

Fathom Events

Comicstalgia


Date: May 11, 2019







From pop idol to Marvel superhero! Rex Smith muses about his music career, friendship with Christopher Reeve, TV time as motorcycle vigilante Street Hawk, and suiting up alongside Lou Ferrigno’s Hulk as The Man Without Fear – Daredevil!
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Images TM & copyright © Universal, Marvel

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Date: January 20, 2019







It’s a SUPER celebration as the Toddler of Steel from Superman: The Movie, Aaron Smolinski, stops by to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the epic superhero film!
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Stuff you heard on the show:
Mad Magazine exhibit at the Billy Ireland Caroon Library & Museum
Free Comic Book Day
Superman Celebration
Motor City Comic Con

 


Date: April 28, 2018







Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Superman: The Movie with Lana Lang from the original super flick – actress/author Diane Sherry Case!
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Superman Celebration


Date: April 7, 2018







Look! Up in the sky! It’s John Newton! John flies into the Lair this week to reminisce about portraying the Boy of Steel and to help me celebrate the 30th anniversary of the TV series, Superboy!
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Date: January 31, 2018







Superman stuck rescuing a cat? Wardrobe malfunctions? A blackout in NYC? All part of the amazing story detailed in the book “The Making of Superman: The Movie”! This week, I’m celebrating the 40th anniversary of the super flick by sitting down with the author of the super book – David M. Petrou!
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Date: January 27, 2018







Get ready to celebrate the 4th anniversary of Comic Book Central! It’s my annual treasury-sized travel back over the past year to revisit some of the most memorable moments on the show. Guests from the worlds of Superman, Star Wars, Star Trek, DC and Marvel TV shows and movies, MST3K, Lost in Space and much MORE!

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Date: November 12, 2017






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