It's been a little fraught in the lives of our various geeks of late, hence our little mini-hiatus. But on very short notice this week Regie, Alice and Steve managed to get together to have a quick natter about recent geeky news and a look back across the first half of 2019. Click the image below to go to the download page, or subscribe to The Geeks at the Gates wherever you get your podcasts.
In the discussion on Robert Pattinson being cast as Batman, Alice mentioned a particular interview he gave about Twilight. We've not been able to find it, but this collection of clips seems to sum up his feelings quite well...
Steve mentioned that one other casting rumour for The Batman was Mcauley Culkin as The Joker. Regie mentioned a video in which Culkin reprises the Kevin character as an adult to torture Marv from Home Alone, as played by Daniel Stern. Turns out he was slightly mis-remembering two videos - this:
He could do The Joker, is what we're sayin'...
In the discussion about the Nerflix show Chernobyl, Regie mentions the "City of Louisianna". This is because he's an idiot. He meant "New Orleans", and it was a Hurricane Katrina reference.
There was some discussion about the show "HAPPY!". Regie, Hat and Jack discussed season one of the show in Episode 23 "Happy and Streaming" which can be downloaded here.
Back next week with the second half of the chat.
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