Backdrop Collapses During John Barrowman's Appearance at Planet Comicon *Updated*

John Barrowman is used to bringing the house down with any appearance he makes at a convention, but I don’t think ever literally. That’s exactly what happened today at Planet Comicon in Kansas City, MO when the backdrop fell behind him. Fortunately the only injury being reported on twitter is a minor one to the sign language interpreter. *Update* The sign language interpreter was not the one injured, despite early…

Jenna Coleman to Leave Dr. Who After Season 9

While she’s the longest running Companion of the Dr in recent years she’s actually a far cry behind the 8 years that Ace was Sylvester McCoy’s Companion and if she is leaving than the writers have quite a bit left to tie up in The Impossible Girl’s storyline. Right now the rumours seem to be holding that the Christmas Special, which will see the return of fan favorite Professor River…

Dr Who meets Star Wars as Tom Baker Announces He's "in this new Star Wars thing"

At The Day of the Doctors convention last week in Slough, England Tom Baker chatted with fans as he signed autographs, and it seems the 4th Doctor had something to say about “this new Star Wars thing” according to Sci Fi Fantasy Network. “I’m going to be in this new Star Wars thing, you know?” he told eager fans as he signed his autograph. “I’m going down to record some…

John Barrowman Alright After Crash

*updated* John Barrowman posted this picture on his official FB yesterday: This isn’t the first car trouble Capt. Jack has had.  While taking part in a race in Powys, Wales with “Fifth Gear” presenter Tiff Needell in 2009, he survived a crash where his Subaru flipped over 4 times and ended up at the bottom of a verge and almost in a lake.  At that time  Barrowman said: “I’m lucky…

An LGBT Geek At Phoenix Comicon

So in my previous post, as we remember, I was going to my first Geek LGBT panels at Phoenix Comicon 2015 armed with pen and paper, (yes I really am that ‘old’).  I was going to take notes like it was finals week and I hadn’t studied all semester.  This article about the LGBT Geek community was going to rock! First up was Dr. Who for LGBT Whovians! Sadly the…

Thursday at Phoenix Comic Con 2015

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