Cobra Kai lands on Netflix this week, and we couldn't be happier. Musician and singer Joe "Bean" Esposito joins the show to talk about singing that memorable Karate Kid anthem - You're the Best. FTN contributor Jeff McGee (MarvinDog Media) stops by to talk about the movies and how well Cobra Kai connects to the franchise.
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Join Jeff on Saturday during his ForceFest panel about Star Wars comics.
FTN contributors Britni Lamb and Nathan Chick compete in our first Quiz & Debate show. Today's quiz features questions about summer blockbusters of past and present. The debate segment includes discussions about Harry Potter's love life, Anakin's changing spirit and more!
Star Trek has inspired people for generations, and you'll hear great examples of that today. First, harp musician and die-hard sci-fi/Trekkie Erin Hill joins the show to discuss how she's merged her music with fandom. This includes sci-fi and Star Trek songs, as well as a Star Trek blind date video.
Then, Dan Madsen (SvahaUSA.com) talks about launching the original Star Trek fan club and magazine. He shares fascinating memories and entertaining stories as part of his journey in Star Trek fandom, including:
How many times in your life have you talked about, "that guy/woman who played that character," but you couldn't remember their name? Well, James Hampton appeared in several movies and TV shows for over three decades, but people didn't always remember his name.
This was so common, Johnny Carson made his audience raise their right hand and pledge to remember the name - James Hampton. However, that funny story is just one of many interspersed in a Hollywood life that seems too good to be true.
If you're someone who knows his name from movies like Teen Wolf, Slingblade, The Longest Yard, and Condorman, or TV shows like F-Troop, Full House, Punky Brewster, The Rockford Files or others, you don't know the whole story. Mary Deese Hampton joins the show to discuss the entertaining and entertainment life of her husband James Hampton.
You'll hear some of the fun stories from his upcoming autobiography, What? And Give Up Show Business?, including:
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