About Laura Sirikul

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

The Hunger Games: The Capitol showcases their Capitol Couture


The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 have released another ‘Capitol-based’ advertisement for the upcoming film. Previously, they featured an article about the people of the Districts, a commercial starring President Coin (Donald Sutherland) and Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson), and a commercial that was interrupted by District 13. Now, they are advertising the art, … Continue reading

Wizard World Chicago Comic Con welcomes the cast of Star Trek The Next Generation


Trekkies (and Trekkers) rejoice!!! Fans of Star Trek: The Next Generation will have an opportunity to watch the original cast from the show on stage together! Host by The Original Series Captain Kirk himself William Shatner, the entire cast will be on stage in a panel you do not want … Continue reading

Celebrate Doctor Who Comics Day on July 26th!

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With the release of the Tenth and Eleventh Doctor’s comics, Titan Comics have proclaimed July 26th as Doctor Who Comics Day! To celebrate the release of the new comics, there will be signings, giveaways and events happening all over the world! Each participating store will be given three posters and two special … Continue reading

The Hunger Games: President Snow’s new message… the Mockingjay lives


Lionsgate Films has released another video for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 with a message from President Snow… kinda. It begins with Capitol TV broadcasting a message from President Snow (Donald Sutherland), with Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson) and Joanna Mason (Jena Malone) standing next to him, addressing the people. … Continue reading

Doctor Who meets the Power Rangers: Meet the Japanese Doctor

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YouTuber Lepoissonriuge has posted footage from “an old video tape from either the ’70s or ’80s of a Japanese version of Doctor Who”… and it’s hilarious. It is just so hilarious – the Doctor transforms and battles the ninja Cybermen and defeat the humanoid Dalek with his “Sonic Screwdriver Sword”. Yes, … Continue reading

Review: ‘Earth to Echo’ is this generation’s ‘ET’…kinda

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Inspired by films from the 1980s, Earth to Echo is supposed to be this generation’s ET. What would happen if we found an extraterrestrial today? With the amount of technology everywhere, how could an alien sighting NOT be viral? Director David Green, writer Henry Gayden and producer Andrew Panay wanted … Continue reading

Support ‘Kitchen Overlord’s Illustrated Geek Cookbook’ Kickstarter!


Are you a geek? Throwing a Doctor Who premiere party? How about a Superhero themed party? Need some good and quick recipes for the event? Well, you’re in luck! Kitchen Overlord’s Chris-Rachael Oseland is releasing her illustrated recipes into a book! Together with artist Tom Gordon, Oseland has created over 120 recipes starring … Continue reading

‘Epic Space Opera’ coming to Mashed!


From the people who brought you Tooncracy’s Spoofs and Mr. Weebl, Mashed presents it’s newest animation – Epic Space Opera. This space opera is inspired by 80′s action/adventure cartoons, anime and will include – HEAVY syn electronic music. Not the annoying kind, but the fun kind! The story is about Pilot … Continue reading

Thailand: Bangkok hosts its first Comic Con!


Bangkok, Thailand, will be hosting its first Comic Con next month at the Royal Paragon Hall in Siam Paragon from July 4 – 6, 2014. They plan to bring the “Hollywood” Comic-Con experience to the fans living in Thailand. Bangkok Comic Con will be inviting animators, actors, directors, producers, distributors, and many people … Continue reading

Rian Johnson to write and direct Star Wars: Episode VIII


Looper director Rian Johnson is set to direct the next Star Wars film, Episode VIII. Sources said earlier, Johnson would be directing both episodes VIII and IX, but this is not the case. He will be writing and directing Episode VIII, but will write a treatment for Episode IX. Johnson … Continue reading

The Hunger Games: District Heroes Collection


Lionsgate and The Hunger Games: Mocking Jay Part I just released their new marketing campaign “From the Capitol”. These photos were posted “in honor of our brave brothers and sisters of Panem”. Each District contains a person and a story about them. So far, they have released seven photos of … Continue reading

The Saturn Awards 2014 nominees


The Academy of Science Fiction Fantasy & Horror Films are holding their annual Saturn Awards next week. The Saturn Awards honors movies, television shows and actors who have made an impact in science fiction, fantasy and horror films. This year, Alfonso Cuaron’s Gravity and Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: The Desolation of … Continue reading

Watch the first episode of BBC America’s ‘Almost Royal’

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BBC America has released the first episode of their original comedy series Almost Royal online before it airs this Saturday after Orphan Black‘s season finale. Georgie (Ed Gamble) and Poppy Carlton (Amy Hoggart) are heirs to Caunty Manor, a large country estate in Norfolk, England, where they have enjoyed privileged lives as … Continue reading