About Laura Sirikul

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

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 teaser trailer is here!


Fans at San Diego Comic Con this year were given the opportunity to watch the trailer to The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1, but now it’s out for everyone! It features Heavensbee (played by the late Phillip Seymour Hoffman) and President Coin (Julianne Moore) discussing Katniss Everdeen’s (Jennifer Lawrence) role … Continue reading

SDCC 2014: Guardians of the Galaxy’s Nicole Perlman


Nicole Perlman is the first woman to be credited as a writer in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but it wasn’t easy getting there. She chose one of the hardest Marvel comics that seemed more than difficult to adapt to the big screen. This comic book series had several different types of aliens … Continue reading

SDCC 2014: Penguins of Madagascar makes their appearance at Comic-Con!

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Penguins of Madagascar directors Simon J. Smith and Eric Darnell, Tom McGrath, John Malkovich and Benedict Cumberbatch made an appearance at DreamWork’s press conference yesterday before their very crowded Hall H panel. The film features our favorite penguins – Skipper (McGrath), Kowalski (Chris Miller), Rico (John DiMaggio) and Private (Christopher Knights), who … Continue reading

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