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Interview with CRISPIN GLOVER!

January 30, 2014

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Everyone has seen a Crispin Glover movie, that’s my declaration right here and now. You might not realize it, but you have. Glover’s ageless appearance combined with his often weird role choices (and portrayals) give him the “that guy from that thing” status that all great and true character actors (think William Fichtner, Bill Moseley, […]

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Nerd City Interview- Matthew Rodriguez of Defenders of Eden

June 18, 2013

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I recently backed a super cool project on Kickstarter called Defenders of Eden:Machine of Magic. The project aims to fund the printing of the first comic book that takes place in a fully realized, absolutely stunning universe Known as Defenders of Eden. Matthew Rodriguez, one of the masterminds behind DoE, was kind enough to answer […]

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Interview with KENNY HOTZ!

November 9, 2012

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Kenny Hotz is many things: comedian, documentarian, photographer, diabolical genius.  Oh, and cannibal. If you’re not familiar with his work, a good place to start would be the awesome, underrated and deeply-missed Kenny vs. Spenny.  The concept was simple yet genius: two friends have a new competition each week.  Most of the time, Kenny would […]

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Nerd City Interview: Brian Stack

January 27, 2012

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Brian Stack has been a writer and performer on all of Conan O’Brien’s late night comedy shows, and has been consistently responsible for some of the funniest moments on each and every one of them. Recently, Nerd City had a chance to speak with him about his career, comedy, his Chicago roots, and what it’s […]

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Nerd City Interview: Aaron Warner

September 7, 2011

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Producer Aaron Warner is no stranger to success. Nominated for an Oscar for his work on Shrek, Warner just wrapped on James Cameron’s 3D Cirque Du Soleil project, and Strange Weather Films, his production company, has scored the rights to a CGI movie based on Dark Horse’s Beast of Burden (one of my favorite comics […]

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john harrison interview.

August 3, 2010

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John Harrison might not necessarily be a household name for everyone, or perhaps you think I’m talking about John Harrison the British clockmaker who designed the first marine chronometer (and if you’re one of those people, give me your home address so I can come murder you), but horror fans should know who I’m talking […]

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Nerd City Interview: Benjamin Nugent

May 13, 2010

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Benjamin Nugent is the author of “American Nerd“, pretty much the only book ever to look at the origin and historical impact of the word “Nerd”. I recently finished the book, and it is great. It’s well-researched, funny, and fascinating. I recently got a chance to speak with Nugent about his book and the current […]

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Nerd City Interview: The Godbeast

April 14, 2010

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The intertubes is a funny thing. In various forums on various websites, I’ve been aware of Marty Hansen, aka The Godbeast, for years.  His work has always been amazing to me from his custom cast Battle Beasts, M.U.S.C.L.E., and MOTU to his prototype sculpting/design work, to his totally original creations.  When I heard that The […]

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Stuart Gordon interview

October 8, 2009

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Stuart Gordon, director of such horror classics as From Beyond and Re-Animator, will be in Chicago this weekend showing both films at the Music Box Massacre 5 this weekend.  People may not know this, but he actually started out in theatre and has been nominated for the Joseph Jefferson award multiple times.  He was kind enough […]

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