About Laura Sirikul

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

Netflix Musical: Our Netflix predicament in form of a song!

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From the guys who brought you Star Wars: The Musical comes… Netflix Musical! Not sure what to watch on Netflix? Too many to choose from? Well, musical composers George Shaw and Jeffrey Gee Chin decided to put this predicament in a form of a musical starring Harry Shum Jr., Chrissa … Continue reading

Doctor Who + Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger = Awesome

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Love Power Rangers? Well, the original Japanese version of Super Sentai! Love Doctor Who? Well, then you are in luck! YouTuber Amane Matsuo combined her two loves and created a Super Sentai version of the Doctor Who opening and it is awesome. She used the Doctors from New Who, including the War … Continue reading

Alfonso Ribeiro gives us what we want on Dancing with the Stars!

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Did you catch Dancing with the Stars last night? If you felt a bit of nostalgia, you should. Last night’s Dancing with the Stars featured Alfonso Ribeiro with his dancing partner Witney Carson dancing to Tom Jones’ ‘It’s Not Unusual”. Known as “The Carlton”, Ribeiro and Carson performed the routine during their … Continue reading

Squirrel Girl gets the spotlight in Marvel’s ‘The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl’

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One of the most underrated, and may be one of the most powerful, superhero is getting the spotlight she deserves. Squirrel Girl aka Doreen Green is having her own comic series called The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl, written by Ryan North (Adventure Time comic series) and art by Erica Henderson (Quantum and Woody). Doreen Green, … Continue reading

Doctor Who: S8E7 – ‘Kill the Moon’ review

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*May contain spoilers* So far, this season has been focusing mainly on Clara Oswald. This past week’s episode is included. The Doctor is mainly just there because he has to be and bails on Clara and ‘special’ student Courtney Woods throughout the episode. You could say this fits the phrase, “Doctor Who?” The … Continue reading

Dean O’Gorman on The Almighty Johnsons, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, Trumbo, and superheroes

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Dean O’Gorman is a known name in New Zealand as an actor, artist and photographer, but soon became known to audiences worldwide as Fili, a dwarf, in the blockbuster trilogy The Hobbit. Now, the international audiences can watch a clean-shaven, suave O’Gorman as the god of poetry/Anders Johnson in the Syfy … Continue reading

Beautiful message about the truth of Internet Trolls

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We’ve dealt with issues regarding cyber bullies and internet trolls, but those were just factual articles. Here is something deeper. More emotional. More raw. Writer Shane Koyczan wrote a beautiful spoken word about internet trolls that plague us with their presence. The artwork by Gareth Gaudin mixed with the music … Continue reading

Doctor Who: S8E5 – ‘Time Heist’ review & extras

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The episode was an Ocean’s Eleven storyline, but in space! The episode was well written right from the beginning with the memory worms to the strong villainess to the terrifying monster. The supporting characters, Psi (Jonathan Bailey) and Saibre (Pippa Bennett-Warner), were a great addition to the team of bank … Continue reading

Doctor Who: Special surprises for the Christmas Special!

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It looks like we will be getting some very special guests to the Doctor Who Christmas Special episode! Nick Frost. Natalie Gumede (Coronation Street, Ideal, Strictly Come Dancing), Faye Marsay (Pride, The White Queen, Fresh Meat), Nathan McMullen (Misfits, Casualty), and Michael Troughton will be appearing in the episode. Three Flavours Cornetto … Continue reading

Doctor Who: More on ‘Time Heist’ episode and Capaldi’s thoughts on the Doctor

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BBC America and BBC One has released the official trailer and sneak peeks on the episode ‘Time Heist’. We learn more about the other characters with the Doctor and Clara and of the monster we will be seeing in the episode. BBC America also released a ‘Doctor Who Insider’ that … Continue reading

Matt Damon and Paul Greengrass reuniting for Bourne 5

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It’s almost official. Matt Damon said the only way he would come back to the Bourne franchise was if Paul Greengrass would return as director. Universal Pictures are now negotiating terms with both Damon and Greengrass to reunite to make another Bourne film. Deadline reported Greengrass and Damon are in the process … Continue reading

Doctor Who Season 8 Episode 4 ‘Listen’ review

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Again, this was another ‘Companion’ episode, meaning that Jenna Coleman’s Clara Oswald stole all of the scenes. Even with Coleman’s performance overshadowing Capaldi’s, the episode was brilliant and gave us more into who the Doctor is in general and what Moffat has planned for Clara. It was fun seeing Clara … Continue reading

The Hunger Games: Final poster reveal – The Mockingjay Lives!

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The final poster for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 has finally been revealed and it features rebel hero Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in all her glory. The Girl on Fire is featured with Mockingjay wings and her full rebel costume behind a flame. It’s a very powerful poster that … Continue reading

San Francisco celebrates superheroes at Fifth Annual SuperHero Street Fair

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Ready to dress up as your favorite super hero? Or just dress up like your very own superhero? Maybe a villain? Now you can! Come and celebrate being a super hero at the Fifth Annual SuperHero Street Fair in San Francisco. The event celebrates individuals and  organizations throughout San Francisco for their … Continue reading

Doctor Who’s S8E3 ‘Robot of Sherwood’ review & behind-the-scene extra

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 * Contains spoilers from ‘Robot of Sherwood’ * This past episode, written by executive producer Mark Gatiss, did not showcase a lot of monsters or anything scary, but was a much lighter, friendlier episode that showcased the Doctor’s wit, Clara’s strength and the morality of what the Doctor is going to … Continue reading