About the Show
Spock Cast is a podcast following the new Star Trek Discovery TV Show as well as other SciFi shows, books and movies. Each week Tim Mitra, Jaime Lopez Jr and Jonathan Kuehlein convene to discuss sci-fi TV shows, movies, books, comic books and games.
Episode 4: Hello Binary Stars
October 1st, 2017
1 hr 18 mins
after trek, beacon, big bang theory, binary stars, captain philippa georgiou, cbs allaccess, chris hardwick, federation, james frain, jj abrams, klingon, matt mira, michael burnham, michelle yeoh, peter griffin, saru, sonequa martin-green, space channel, t’kuvma, u.s.s. shenzhou, voq, vulcan hello
Spoilers - The Star Trek Discovery S1.E1 & S1.E2, and The Orville S1.E3 are discussed. We start off this week reviewing the fact check for Episode 1. We discuss posts by Joseph Mizzolli on winding down production of Dark Matter. We discuss The Vulcan Hello & Battle At The Binary Stars which both premiered on broadcast TV and CBS AllAccess. Tim discusses the premier of After Trek, hosted by Matt Mira. We discuss the third episode, About A Girl, of The Orville. Picks: Star Trek Discovery Badge & Lapel pin, Honest Trailers - Star Trek: The Next Generation.
Episode 3: Keeping Up With The Cardassians
September 23rd, 2017
1 hr 19 mins
alicia vikander, arnold schwarzenegger, big bang theory, blade runner, diana muldaur, enterprise, for all mankind, i robot, issac azimov, jon bernthal, kingsway, lara croft, lena headey, leonard nimoy, linda hamilton, rhona mitra, sarah conner, the punisher, tng, tos
We start in discussing the HiDef versions of Star Trek The Next Generation done in 2012. Linda Hamilton may return to the next Terminator movie. Alicia V will portray Lara Croft in the Tomb Raider reboot. Netflix is bringing the Punisher to TV. We follow up on Michael. We discuss the second episode of The Orville and the cancellation of Dark Matter, and the fan outcry!
Episode 2: My Lurch Is Not Your Lurch
September 17th, 2017
admiral halsey, adrianne palicki, alara kitan, apollo, bortus, china, dark matter, denise crosby, ed mercer, enterprise, firefly, galaxy quest, gordon malloy, halston sage, issac, j. lee, jj abrams, john lamarr, kanye, kelly grayson, lurch, mark jackson, paul mccartney, peter macon, pink floyd, ron howard, scott grimes, seth macfarland, smithsonian, star wars ix, stormtrooper, the adams family, the orville, the wall, victor garber, watergate
This week we followup on which actor played Lurch in the Adam's Family, 1960's vs 1990's versions. We also discuss the Elaan of Troyius and a comparison of the HD effects update. The Orville has debuted and we breakdown the first episode which sets up the show. In the after show we discuss JJ Abrams set to to direct Star Wars IX.
Episode 1: Fez's Are Cool!
September 9th, 2017
1 hr 58 secs
aaron ashmore, alien, andromeda, continuum, dark matter, eric mccormack, fan expo 2017, firefly, galaxy quest, gene roddenberry, genesis 2, gomez adams, halt and catch fire, ian holm, inhumans, iwan rhoen, john astin, killjoys, matt smith, michelle yeoh, midseason finale, patty duke, sean astin, showcase, smallville, sonequa martin-green, space tv, star trek, star wars, the doctor, the walking dead, travellers
In our first semiofficial episode we delve into what we think Star Trek: Discover will bring to the Star Trek universe. Tim also regales us with his chance meeting with The Doctor, Matt Smith, at Fan Expo Canada 2017 in Toronto. Why we pay so much for autographs and fan photos. Other star sightings and features of Fan Expo are covered as well. As usual, Jaime and Tim discuss various Sci-Fi franchises and actors. Tim answers whether the original 1960's Star Trek is his favorite series.