Aquaman marketing floods the halls of San Diego Comic-Con 2018

Aquaman marketing floods the halls of San Diego Comic-Con 2018

Featured, Movies
Aquaman has the distinction of being the only superhero movie coming out this year from Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment, so of course they are flooding the halls of San Diego Comic-Con with a massive marketing push!  From action figures to costumes and props from the movies to comic books, posters and toys, you couldn’t skip a rock across the hall without hitting something from the upcoming James Wan film.  Flickering Myth’s own Tai Freligh was on hand to take some photos and video from the convention floor of all the Aquaman marketing…   From Warner Bros. Pictures and director James Wan comes an action-packed adventure that spans the vast, visually breathtaking underwater world of the seven seas, “Aquaman,” starring Jason Momoa in the title role.  The film reveals the origin…
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Exclusive Interview – Wendy and Richard Pini talk Elfquest at SDCC 2018

Exclusive Interview – Wendy and Richard Pini talk Elfquest at SDCC 2018

Comic Books, Featured, Interview
Tai Freligh chats Elfquest with Wendy and Richard Pini at San Diego Comic-Con 2018… On February 28th, 2018, the fantasy graphic novel series ElfQuest came to its grand conclusion, ending a four-decade run with the publication of issue 24 of the comic series “The Final Quest.” America’s longest-running fantasy comic book series, with tens of millions of copies of comics and graphic novels in print worldwide, ElfQuest came to an end on the same day it first appeared 40 years ago, February 28th, 1978. To celebrate, creators Wendy and Richard Pini have embarked on the “Forty Years of Pointed Ears” tour, a year-long victory-lap of appearances that will take the Pinis across the country and even to Europe. Flickering Myth’s Tai Freligh caught up with them at San Diego Comic-Con for this exclusive interview… Still owned and…
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Interview: LEGO’s Aquaman – Rage of Atlantis cast and crew at SDCC

Interview: LEGO’s Aquaman – Rage of Atlantis cast and crew at SDCC

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The cast and crew of LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes: Aquaman – Rage of Atlantis participated in roundtable interviews at SDCC 2018.  Flickering Myth’s Tai Freligh was there and got these video interviews with director Matt Peters (LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes: Gotham City Breakout), screenwriters Jim Krieg (Batman: Gotham By Gaslight) and Jeremy Adams (LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes: The Flash), and executive producer Brandon Vietti (Young Justice). Brandon Vietti, Executive Producer Matt Peters, Director Dee Bradley Baker, Voice of Aquaman Jim Krieg & Jeremy Adams, Writers Aquaman must battle foes in the air, on land and in the depths of the Seven Seas, along with some help from The Justice League, to save the day. The animated film is expected to release in the United States on July 31st, 2018 and…
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Interviews: Wallis Day, Shaun Sipos and Cameron Welsh talk SyFy’s Krypton at Comic-Con

Interviews: Wallis Day, Shaun Sipos and Cameron Welsh talk SyFy’s Krypton at Comic-Con

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Tai Freligh participated in roundtable interviews of cast and crew from SyFy’s Krypton… Set two generations before the destruction of the legendary Man of Steel’s home planet, Krypton follows Superman’s grandfather — whose House of El was ostracized and shamed — as he fights to redeem his family’s honor and save his beloved world from chaos.  Flickering Myth’s Tai Freligh caught up with cast and crew from the show at San Diego Comic-Con for roundtable interviews. Cameron Welsh, Executive Producer and Showrunner Shaun Sipos, plays “Adam Strange” Wallis Day, plays “Nyssa-Vex” Based on DC characters, Krypton is executive produced by David S. Goyer (Man of Steel, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, The Dark Knight trilogy). Cameron Welsh (Ash vs Evil Dead) will serve as executive producer and showrunner.  It can be…
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Exclusive interview with Harry Treadaway on Mr. Mercedes

Exclusive interview with Harry Treadaway on Mr. Mercedes

Interview, Television
Tai Freligh interviews Harry Treadaway from Mr. Mercedes… Harry Treadaway (Penny Dreadful, The Lone Ranger) plays Brady Hartsfield in Mr. Mercedes, the television show based on the Stephen King novel of the same name. Tai Freligh with Flickering Myth interviewed him at Comic-Con 2017 and asked him about his character on the show, hiding his British accent and comparing his character on Penny Dreadful to his character on Mr. Mercedes. Here he talks about speaking with an American accent in the show. He’s British. Here he talks about his character in the show. Here he talks about his character on Penny Dreadful versus his character on Mr. Mercedes. Here he talks about reading the first and second books in the trilogy as source material for his character. Here he talks about the chances of a…
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SDCC: Colin Baker and Sophie Aldred on Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor Who casting

SDCC: Colin Baker and Sophie Aldred on Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor Who casting

Interview, Television
Last weekend it was announced that Jodie Whittaker has been cast as the Thirteenth Doctor in the long-running British sci-fi series Doctor Who, becoming the first female actor to take on the role of the iconic Time Lord. Yesterday at the San Diego Comic-Con International, Flickering Myth’s Tai Freligh caught up with Colin Baker (The Sixth Doctor) and Sophie Aldred (Ace) following BritBox’s Classic Doctor Who Panel, during which the two stars shared their thoughts on Whittaker’s casting. Tai also asked Sophie her thoughts on being the first companion to “kick arse” with her role as Ace… SEE ALSO: 13 Questions for the 13th Doctor SEE ALSO: Why Jodie Whittaker’s Thirteenth Doctor Is the Hero We Need Right Now Video: Tai Freligh Tai Freligh is a Los Angeles based writer and can be found on Twitter.…
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Exclusive interview with Clare Kramer ahead of Buffy 20th Anniversary Fandom Party at Comic-Con 2017

Exclusive interview with Clare Kramer ahead of Buffy 20th Anniversary Fandom Party at Comic-Con 2017

Interview, Television
Tai Freligh interviews Clare Kramer… Clare Kramer is an award-winning actress, entertainment correspondent and pop culture authority, whose career has taken her from the role of vengeful goddess Glory on Buffy the Vampire Slayer to launching her own pop-culture website, GeekNation.com. In the coming year, she can be seen starring in the Lifetime movie The Wrong House and Zer0-Tolerance, due in fall 2017.  We asked her about Buffy, Comic-Con and Joyrider, the new movie she’s directing. For those not in the know, who is Glory and what did you bring to the character? Glory was a goddess from a hell dimension, who was banished to live on Earth trapped in the body of a human named Ben. It was my first television role, and I couldn’t have asked for a better one! Glory was fun, and determined,…
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