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Join hosts Jeff Grantz, Steven Teuchert and Jeff Kaminski as they dive head first into the shallow end of geekdom — talking movies, TV shows, video games, super heroes, comic books, comedy, wrestling and more — all in service of their never-ending quest to be better geeks.

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Episode 08:

Jeff Kaminski officially comes on board the podcast full time and the gang talk about the upcoming animated “Chew” adaption, which A-lister may be in Kevin Smith’s new film “Tusk,” what “X-Men: Days of Future Past” is doing in “The Amazing Spider-Man 2,” and “The Goonies” sequel.

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Pics and Links:

[This is the section where we will compile all links, pics and videos that we reference during each podcast episode.  If you wanna see, read, hear, or experience anything we talk about in the show, this is the first and last place you need to look]

01:07:
"Saving Suburbia"

Someone apparently bought this DVD of our short film “Saving Suburbia” at a local Goodwill.

02:57:

Movie News:

03:10:
Image Comics "Chew"

Image Comics series “Chew” is being developed as an animated feature film, which, if you don’t know, is excellent news.

05:58:
Steven Yeun to voice Tony Chu

Steven Yeun (Glenn from “The Walking Dead”) will play Tony Chu.

06:20:
Ken Leung from "Lost"

“Chew” creator John Layman originally wanted Ken Leung (“Lost”) to play Tony, when the series was being developed for Showtime.

06:41:
Felicia Day to Voice Amelia Mintz

Felicia Day will voice Tony’s love interest, Amelia Mintz.

07:20:
"The Goonies" Cast

Richard Donner has stated that Steven Spielberg has developed the story for the upcoming sequel to “The Goonies.”

08:03:
"The Monster Squad" DVD Cover

Kaminski wants a “Monster Squad” sequel.

09:35:
J. Jonah Jameson

“The Amazing Spider-Man 2” director Marc Webb has recently stated that J. Jonah Jameson will probably make an appearance in the series eventually.

09:51:
J.K. Simmons as J. Jonah Jameson

The Jeffs say bring back J.K. Simmons!

11:37:
"X-Men Days of Future Past"

There will be a scene from “X-Men: Days of Future Past” during the credits for “The Amazing Spider-Man 2,” but it’s nothing more than an advertisement.

14:00:
Kevin Smith

Kevin Smith’s upcoming film “Tusk” sounds like a beautiful heart-warming affair.

14:11:

Here’s the Smodcast episode where the movie’s story originated.

14:58:
Michael Parks #WalrusYes

In “Tusk,” Michael Parks will play a man who wants to turn another man into a walrus. Sounds about right.

15:08:
Justin Long in "Tusk"

Justin Long will play the man who gets turned into a Walrus.

15:37:
Johnny Depp

According to Justin Long, Johnny Depp will play the role of Guy LaPointe, established by Smith to be a French Canadian detective. Smith had originally reached out to Quentin Tarantino to play the role, but he declined.

19:07:
"Red State" Poster

“Tusk” star Michael Parks previously starred in Smith’s last film, “Red State.”

19:58:
"Star Trek" (2009)

Screenwriting duo Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci (“Star Trek,” “The Amazing Spider-Man 2”) have decided to split ways to focus on separate projects. Orci is currently working on “Star Trek 3,” and he is lobbying to direct that film.

20:49:

If you haven’t heard it, here’s our bonus “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” podcast.

21:57:

TV News:

22:13:
Mitch Hurwitz aka Koogler

“Arrested Development” Creator Mitch Hurwitz (Koogler!) just inked a deal to develop new shows for Netflix.

24:38:
"Veep" Cast

HBO has ordered another season of “Veep,” which is a really funny show.

25:21:
The Cast of "Silicon Valley"

HBO also picked up “Silicon Valley,” another really funny show, for a second season.

25:44:
"Halt and Catch Fire"

“Halt and Catch Fire” is another show completely. That’s the one Steven auditioned for, making the Jeffs’ ribbing stupid and pointless. Oh well, we’ll get him next time…

27:01:
Michael C. Hall for Daredevil

Rumor has it that director Drew Goddard wants Dexter himself, Michael C. Hall, to play Daredevil in the upcoming Marvel Netflix series.

30:25:
Hugh Jackman hosting WWE Raw

Hugh Jackman is hosting WWE RAW this Monday (04/28/14).

30:55:

Superhero of the Week:

Superhero of the Week: Gambit

Gambit

31:59:
Nightcrawler and Gambit

“Days of Future Past” director Bryan Singer has stated that he would like to include Gambit and a young Nightcrawler in “X-Men: Apocalypse.”

35:08:
Gambit in "X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse"

“52 Pickup!” Gambit was Grantz’s favorite character to play as in the “X-Men: Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse” video game.

36:26:
Channing Tatum for Gambit

Channing Tatum has recently taken meetings in regards to him starring in a Gambit movie.

Rogue and Gambit

It didn’t occur to us while recording, but one of the biggest shames of not seeing Gambit in an X-Film outside of “X-Men Origins: Wolverine” is that we have yet to see Gambit and Rogue on-screen together.

 

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