About Laura Sirikul

Trekkie. Jedi. Whovian. Sherlockian. Hobbit. Sanrio. Comics. I am Spartacus. Warrior Princess. Superhero. Nerd. Follow me @lsirikul

Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage national concert tour set for 2016

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CineConcerts, CBS Consumer Products, and Paramount Pictures have announced a North American concert tour called Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage. It will be traveling to over 100 cities, playing at their performing arts center. The tour launches in Florida in January 2016 and will travel throughout the United States and … Continue reading

We may have found our Beast and Gaston in the live-action ‘Beauty and the Beast’ story


Dan Stevens (Downton Abbey, The Guest) and Luke Evans (Dracula Untold, The Hobbit) are in talks to play the Beast/Prince and Gaston, respectively. Disney’s Beauty and the Beast will have their own live-action retelling of the story, starring Emma Watson as Belle. Bill Condon will be directing the film, with production … Continue reading

Bryan Singer to direct sci-fi classic ‘The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress’

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Bryan Singer has signed on to direct Robert A Heinlein’s 1966 classic book, “The Moon is a Harsh Mistress” for Fox Studios. Arrow executive producer Marc Guggenheim will adapt the book with Singer, Lloyd Braum, and Thor Halvorssen producing the film. Andrew Mittman and Jason Taylor will be executive producers … Continue reading

Last Week Tonight: The next blockbuster hit ‘Infrastructure’


Or maybe not. On John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight, he discussed about infrastructure in the United States and its lack of funding and attention. Infrastructure is a big deal – bridges and dams are falling apart. We need to government and the American public to agree on this and do something … Continue reading

The Russo Brothers sign three-year, first-look deal with Sony Pictures


Captain America: The Winter Soldier‘s directing team Joe and Anthony Russo, aka The Russo Brothers, have just signed a three-year, first-look deal with Sony Pictures. The deal begins next month. The production co-presidents Michael De Luca and Hannah Minghella released a statement, “Joe and Anthony Russo have demonstrated their ability to … Continue reading

Skybound’s Nerd Court to feature Jonathan Frakes in Star Trek-themed episode


We all have gone through Nerd Rage when it comes to arguments in our fandoms. Why not settle the matter in court? The YouTube web channel Skybound is going to provide that for you with their new web series, Nerd Court. It will be presided over by ‘Judge’ Malcom Barrett … Continue reading

Getty and Fox have teamed up to provide free (and cheesy) ‘Unfinished Business’ stock photos!

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Getty and the stock photo industry have caused lots of trouble for writers and photographers. So, to promote Fox’s new movie Unfinished Business, Getty and Fox teamed up to provide free (and cheesy) stock photos featuring the cast of the movie. We see Vince Vaughn, along with co-stars Tom Wilkinson … Continue reading

SNL pays tribute to Leonard Nimoy with Star Trek skit

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SNL decided to pay tribute to Leonard Nimoy this past weekend by having a sketch titled “Emergency Room: Worf M.D.”, where the doctor (played by Kenan Thompson) is called into the hospital on his day off. He just came from a Star Trek convention dressed as Klingon Lieutenant Worf from Star … Continue reading

Hawkeye gets his own Avengers: Age of Ultron poster


Check it out! Jeremy Renner’s Hawkeye poster has been released and he’s looking mighty good. Renner posted his poster on his social media earlier today. The other cast members’ posters have been releasing slowly these past few months before the film’s release this May. the official #Hawkeye character poster for … Continue reading

Baseball: Angels game to have Star Wars Night!

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The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim baseball team are holding a Star Wars night for their game against the Oakland Athletics. The game is being held at Angels Stadium on April 20th at 7:05pm, a day after Star Wars Celebration ends. A limited number of discounted tickets are available in … Continue reading

Lady Gaga takes the lead in American Horror Story’s fifth season


Lady Gaga has announced she will be in FX’s American Horror Story fifth season. She even gives us a preview of what’s to come. The new title and theme for this American Horror Story is ‘Hotel,’ and it will be coming this October. Make your reservation now. #GagaAHSHotel https://t.co/o9ixi5TaFy — Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) February … Continue reading

‘Big Birdman ‘ parody is also a winner!


Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Birdman won the Best Picture Award at the 2015 Academy Awards, but they weren’t the only winners. Sesame Street’s puppeteer veteran Caroll Spinney starred in a Birdman parody clip of his life with Big Bird and it’s amazing. Spinney is best known for his puppeteering and voice … Continue reading