Posts Tagged ‘comic books’



Stargirl writer/producer Steve Harper joins me in the Lair! We’re not only diggin’ deep into Steve’s longbox collection of comics, we’re diggin’ deep into the mythos of Stargirl, Eclipso, Paintball, and one of the most talked-about comic book TV episodes of all time!

Photo courtesy Steve Harper
Image TM & copyright © The CW, Warner Bros.

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Your Creative Life

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Date: October 23, 2021







Singer, songwriter, and now actress MASUMI is my guest this week! We’re talkin’ all about her incredible music, you’ll get an EXCLUSIVE listen to a new song, and we’ll find out about her action-packed acting debut in the film adaptation of the graphic novel Samurai Shirô – Yakuza Princess!

Photo TM & copyright Diana Ragland
Image TM & copyright © Magnolia Pictures, Darkside Books

MASUMI’s website
Yakuza Princess

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Date: October 9, 2021







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!

Photo and podcast image TM & copyright © Jim Bowers

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







Podcast Appreciation Week continues on Comic Book Central with the super producer/host of Superboy: The Legacy Podcast, Sam J. Rizzo! Sam flies into the Lair to talk about his show chronicling tales of the Boy of Steel from the TV series, Superboy!

Photo and image TM & copyright © Sam J. Rizzo

Superboy: The Legacy Podcast

Stuff you heard on the show:
The Chronic Rift Network
The Batcave Podcast
The OSI Files
The Shazam/Isis Podcast
The IndyCast
Mitch & Ed’s Excellent Adventure
CapedWonder Superman Podcast
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Date: September 23, 2021







Podcast Appreciation Week continues on Comic Book Central with my Bat chum from the Batcave Podcast, John S. Drew! We’re talking about his Bat-tastic show, his podcast featuring sensational 70s Saturday morning icon Shazam, and the brilliantly bionic OSI Files!
Photo and images TM & copyright © John S. Drew

The Chronic Rift Network
The Batcave Podcast
The OSI Files
The Shazam/Isis Podcast

Stuff you heard on the show:
The IndyCast
Mitch & Ed’s Excellent Adventure
Superboy: The Legacy Podcast
CapedWonder Superman Podcast
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Date: September 20, 2021







Podcast Appreciation Week begins on Comic Book Central with the man behind the world’s #1 Indiana Jones fan podcast, The IndyCast, Ed Dolista! Ed swings into the Lair to talk about how he started podcasting about the famed fictional archaeologist/adventurer. And you’ll find out about his latest pop culture journey, Mitch and Ed’s Excellent Adventure!

Images TM & copyright © Ed Dolista

The IndyCast
Mitch and Ed’s Excellent Adventure

Stuff you heard on the show:

The Batcave Podcast
The OSI Files
Superboy: The Legacy Podcast
CapedWonder Superman Podcast


Date: September 18, 2021







Hollywood icon Alan Oppenheimer is here! Alan drops by to talk about his time patching up the Six Million Dollar Man, getting wild in Westworld, voicing Mighty Mouse, Ming the Merciless, and Skeletor. PLUS, we talk about his return to the world of He-Man in Kevin Smith’s Masters of the Universe: Revelation!

Images TM & copyright © Universal

Stuff you heard on the show:

Cincinnati Comic Expo

The IndyCast

The Batcave Podcast

Superboy: The Legacy Podcast

CapedWonder Superman Podcast

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Date: September 11, 2021







Musician Vinnie Fiorello joins me in the Lair to talk about his early music and comic book influences, co-founding the ska punk band Less Than Jake, and how all of that shaped his newest musical venture, the comic book crossover band The Inevitables!

Photos courtesy Vinnie Fiorello
Inevitables image TM & copyright © Specimen

The Inevitables official website
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Date: September 4, 2021







Jinkies! I’m joined this week by one of the founding members of Mystery, Incorporated – actress Nicole Jaffe! Nicole brought Velma Dinkley to life on the original “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You?” animated series. She talks about working with her fellow Scooby cast mates, we learn about an amazing charity she represents – High School Yearbook – where she helps kids battling cancer, and she’ll give us her thoughts on Mindy Kaling taking over the role of Velma!

Photo courtesy Nicole Jaffe
Image TM & copyright © Warner Bros.

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Learn more about Keep a Child Alive

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Date: August 21, 2021







Hollywood stuntman Eddie Braun is my guest this week! Eddie drops in to chat about his work on iconic shows and movies like The Flash, Lois & Clark, StarTrek, Transformers, and the Avengers. PLUS, we’ll talk about his latest project, working with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and going in front of the camera for the Disney Plus daring documentary – Stuntman!
Photo courtesy Eddie Braun
Image TM & copyright © Disney

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Date: August 14, 2021






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