Treknology: The Science of Star Trek with Ethan Siegel

November 28, 2017
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What’s this? More Trek? We can’t get enough of it! This week, author Ethan Siegel joins Pete to talk about the science of Star Trek, talking through those questions that stumped us during our film series. From space propulsion to transporters, energy fields to sliding doors, Ethan builds a bridge connecting the fantastic technology that provides the foundation for the Trek future, back to the practical science of today.

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An Interview with DC Barns & J Trent Adams — Winners of Star Wars: Force For Change

December 22, 2015
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Last year, DC Barns entered his name in a contest to join the cast and crew of Star Wars: The Force Awakens at Pinewood Studios in London. Today, after nearly 12 months in embargoed silence, they are free to speak of their experience inside the Mystery Box.

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Interview with writer Ken Levine on Guilty Pleasures, Volunteers, and TV Legacy

August 26, 2015
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We are thrilled — and a touch embarrassed — to have the one and only writer Ken Levine with us on The Next Reel, the man behind Andy’s favorite guilty pleasure, Volunteers.

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Richard Dysart — a Special Next Reel Interview

January 29, 2014
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Richard Dysart is one of those faces that you instantly recognize. He’s acted on the stage, on the movie screen and on the TV screen most of his life. In his films, he generally played strong supporting characters, helping to fill any given scene with what it needed. (Look at him in the films we’ve…

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