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Incredibly talented actress Stacy Haiduk visits the Lair this week! Stacy talks about bringing the iconic DC Comics character Lana Lang to life on the TV series Superboy. She also chats about voicing the Mandalorian warrior Akaavi Spar in Star Wars: The Old Republic, and she tells the tale of how her visit to Jurassic Park just may have led to her role on the sci-fi series SeaQuest DSV!
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Stuff you heard on the show:
Superboy: The Legacy official website
GalaxyCon Transformers event with Frank Welker and Peter Cullen
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Date: April 17, 2021







Swamp Thing Week concludes on Comic Book Central with the director of 1989’s The Return of Swamp Thing, Jim Wynorski! Jim recounts his memories of making a movie in the muck, his battles with star Louis Jourdan, working with the lovely and talented Heather Locklear, and his original sci-fi TV experience with Swampy himself, Dick Durock!
Photo courtesy Jim Wynorski
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Stuff you heard on the show:
Derek M. Koch’s Link Tree
Buy James Hampton’s autobiography from TCU Press
The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research


Date: April 10, 2021







Swamp Thing Week continues on Comic Book Central with actor Reggie Batts from the 1982 cult classic feature film, Swamp Thing! Reggie chats about the dangers of filming in a South Carolina swamp, helping his hero Adrienne Barbeau, and even inviting Swampy and company to dinner with his family!
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Monster Kid Radio
The Batcave Podcast


Date: April 7, 2021







Swamp Thing Week begins on Comic Book Central with the producer and host of Monster Kid Radio, Derek M. Koch! Derek joins me in the Lair as we take a look back at the mucky monsters, mad swampy scientists, and super slimy fun of 1982’s Swamp Thing and 1989’s Return of Swamp Thing!
Photo and MKR logo courtesy Derek M. Koch
Swamp Thing images TM & copyright © Warner Bros.

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Date: April 3, 2021







Actor James Hampton has appeared in so many of our favorite films and TV shows including F-Troop, Dukes of Hazzard, Teen Wolf, and the Disney flick celebrating a 40th anniversary – Condorman! He’s just written his autobiography and on this week’s show, his wife and co-author Mary Deese Hampton joins me to talk about James’ life and adventures in Hollywood!
Photos courtesy Mary Deese Hampton
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Buy James Hampton’s autobiography from TCU Press
The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research
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Monster Kid Radio


Date: March 31, 2021







Hollywood icon Barbara Carrera drops by the Lair for a RARE and EXCLUSIVE interview! Barbara talks about her time acting alongside Sean Connery in Never Say Never Again as Bond villain Fatima Blush. PLUS – we’re celebrating the 40th anniversary of her funny (and feathered) Disney superhero spy spoof, Condorman! It’s the conversation you’ll hear only on Comic Book Central!

Photo courtesy Barbara Carrera
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Stuff you heard on the show:
The IndyCast
Buy The Return of Swamp Thing from MVD Entertainment Group


Date: March 27, 2021







The 40th anniversary celebration of The Greatest American Hero continues on Comic Book Central with The Greatest American Heroine – Mary Ellen Stuart! Mary Ellen joins me to talk about her time in the red jammies and cape working alongside William Katt and Connie Sellecca…and crashing into Robert Culp!
Photo courtesy Mary Ellen Stuart
Images TM & copyright © Stephen J. Cannell Productions, Inc.

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The Greatest American Heroine at the GAH website
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Date: March 13, 2021







I’m talkin’ superheroes in sitcoms with Jac Schaeffer – the creator of the Disney Plus smash hit series, WandaVision! We’ll also talk about her two other amazing superhero projects for Marvel – Captain Marvel and Black Widow!
Photo courtesy Peter Yang
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Date: March 10, 2021







Superheroes run in the Ferrigno family! Lou Ferrigno, Jr. is my guest this week and he’s talking about growing up with the Hulk as a dad, embracing his artistic side by bringing superheroes to life on canvas, and suiting up as JSA legend Hourman on the CW hit series, Stargirl!
Photo courtesy Lou Ferrigno, Jr.
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Date: March 6, 2021







The wonderfully talented Frances Fisher drops by this week! We’re chatting about her roles in blockbuster films like James Cameron’s Titanic and Clint Eastwood’s Unforgiven, close calls with Rick Springfield on Human Target and Tom Hanks on Big, acting motherly with Nathan Fillion on The Rookie, and her time in the world of HBO’s Watchmen!
Photo courtesy Frances Fisher
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Stuff you heard on the show:
SOS Health Plan
The Batcave Podcast
The IndyCast
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Date: February 20, 2021






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