Tag Archives: television

She-Ra, Fandom, and Diversity in Media at ECCC

Reading Time: 5 minutes Last weekend at Emerald City Comic Con, I managed to chat briefly with Noelle Stevenson on fandom safety, and diversity in animation. Stevenson has worked on the comics Nimona and Lumberjanes, has won Eisner awards for both, and is the current showrunner for DreamWorks’ She-Ra and the Princesses of Power. Sean… Read More

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Celebrate International Women’s Day with ‘She-Ra’!

Celebrate International Women’s Day with ‘She-Ra’!

Reading Time: 1 minute Today is International Women’s Day, and the team behind She-Ra and the Princesses of Power have a message for you! My family has been watching the show on Netflix, and we’ve really enjoyed it: it has a racially diverse, mostly female cast, and great messages about friendship and strength, plus a shining… Read More

Can You Tell Me How to Get to the ‘Sesame Street’ Archive?

Can You Tell Me How to Get to the ‘Sesame Street’ Archive?

Reading Time: 4 minutes Image courtesy of Sesame Worksho For nearly 50 years, Sesame Street has engaged the minds of children through a television program designed specifically for a young audience. Generations of children have grown up watching Bert and Ernie, Cookie Monster, Grover, Big Bird, the Count, and Oscar the Grouch while learning about… Read More

‘Good Omens’ Title Sequence Gets Us Even More Excited

‘Good Omens’ Title Sequence Gets Us Even More Excited

Reading Time: 1 minute Amazon has just dropped the opening title sequence for the upcoming Good Omens, based on the amazing book by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, which will star David Tennant and Michael Sheen (and feature a whole host of other amazing actors). It’s everything you might have hoped for, with a Monty Python… Read More

This Week in Horror: Chucky on TV and a Dark Universe Reboot?

This Week in Horror: Chucky on TV and a Dark Universe Reboot?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Haven’t you heard? We’re in a horror renaissance. After 2018 gave us the most successful year for horror movies, well…ever, 2019 is already shaping up to challenge that title. Not only have we already been graced by newly minted Oscar winner and horror maestro Jordan Peele’s trailer for Us, there are… Read More

‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Season 2 Episode 2: Recap, Reactions, and Ruminations – “New Eden”

‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Season 2 Episode 2: Recap, Reactions, and Ruminations – “New Eden”

Reading Time: 5 minutes Welcome to another week where we recap, react to, and ruminate about Star Trek: Discovery. Star Trek: Discovery season 2 episode 2 again hit many points that fans felt were missing in season 1. This post will contain mild spoilers, so don’t read ahead until you have watched season 2 episode… Read More

‘She-Ra and the Princesses of Power’ Season 2 Announced

‘She-Ra and the Princesses of Power’ Season 2 Announced

Reading Time: 1 minute She-Ra! Image provided by DreamWorks Animation. The new She-Ra and the Princesses of Power series was a big hit among many fans, new and old. And, thankfully, season 2 was just announced! Who wants more #SheRa and the Princesses of Power? pic.twitter.com/ESbKrg2ESJ — She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (@DreamWorksSheRa) January… Read More

Teaser Trailer for ‘She-Ra and the Princesses of Power’

Teaser Trailer for ‘She-Ra and the Princesses of Power’

Reading Time: 1 minute She-Ra! Image provided by DreamWorks Animation. The brand new She-Ra and the Princesses of Power series is releasing globally on Netflix on November 16, 2018, and DreamWorks just released the official teaser trailer.   I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again – I cannot wait to watch this with… Read More

‘Star Wars: Clone Wars’ Returns

‘Star Wars: Clone Wars’ Returns

Reading Time: 1 minute   Announced today at the Star Wars: Clone Wars panel, the series will continue and finish with 12 new episodes!   Click through to read all of “‘Star Wars: Clone Wars’ Returns” at GeekDad.If you value content from GeekDad, please support us via Patreon or use this link to shop at… Read More