Interview with K-pop singer and actor, Rain, on The Prince

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Rain is a popular K-pop star and actor, and the first time I’ve heard of him was when he appeared on the Stephen Colbert show. Since then, Rain has starred in Ninja Assassin and other films. Now he can be seen in The Prince, an American gangster thriller film directed by … Continue reading

Avengers: Age of Ultron and Pinocchio get a mashup trailer

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With Marvel releasing the debut teaser trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron early, fans got a chance to see the evil robot, Ultron, with a creepy version of Pinocchio’s “I’ve Got No Strings.” We couldn’t resist doing a mashup of the two properties and have decided to do a trailer … Continue reading

Videogame BANG! Episode 55: Ashly Burch…B*tch, You Guessed It!

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What’s up, NSFW Pizzzas?! This week’s show is F*CKING AWESOME because we have a very special guest joining us for the entire show and her name is Ashly Burch. You may know her from YouTube where she is the titular character of Hey Ash Whatcha Playin’, her voice work on … Continue reading

Interview with Karen Sakai, the cosplayer who’s crowdfunding her breasts

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Photo by Riamux Creations We posted about cosplayer Karen Sakai and her GoFundMe campaign where she is asking her fans to help support her breast augmentation to aid in her cosplay and modeling. Many in the cosplay community weren’t too pleased with that. We recently interviewed Karen so that she can tell her side of … Continue reading

Interview with Freddie Wong on Video Game High School’s final season

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Nerd Reactor got Cory and I a one-on-two with Freddie Wong himself, and we got a little insight on the upcoming third and final season of the awesome web series, Video Game High School. He also told us who he wanted to work with in the movie industry and gave … 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

Nickelodeon’s TMNT interview with Seth Green, Rob Paulsen and Greg Cipes

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The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle craze is far from over. In fact it’s getting better than over, thanks to the recent TMNT film and Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles! We went to the Nickelodeon Studio to chat with the stars from the animated series on why it’s so hot to be green. … Continue reading

Optimus Prime honored at TCL Chinese Theatre

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In celebration of the release of Transformers: Age of Extinction, which is now available on Blu-ray and DVD, Optimus Prime and his iconic voice actor Peter Cullen received a handprint ceremony (or in Optimus’s case, tireprints) in front of the TLC Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California. The event began with a very … Continue reading

Interview with Assassin’s Creed voice actors Cas Anvar and Amber Goldfarb

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SacAnime has come and gone this year in California’s capital city (A full recap of the event can be found here). One thing that SacAnime did that was a first for Assassins Creed fans was gather all of the most popular protagonists from the franchises storied history to one venue … Continue reading

Interview with composer Jesper Kyd on Metal Hurlant Chronicles, Assassin’s Creed and Borderlands

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Photo by Fitz Carlile The Metal Hurlant Chronicles Season 2 Original Soundtrack will be out on September 30th, and we had the chance to interview composer Jesper Kyd on his latest project. If the name doesn’t sound familiar, he was responsible for composing music for the Hitman and Assassin’s Creed series. Nerd … Continue reading

Exclusive: Interview with David Hayter on Devil’s Mile, Wolves, Black Widow and Metal Gear Solid V

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Nerd Reactor had the chance to chat with actor/writer/director David Hayter recently about his upcoming projects. He talks about his starring role in Devil’s Mile (comes out this month), his directorial debut with Wolves (comes out in November), whether he’s actually going to be in Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, … Continue reading

Interview with Titus Welliver on Transformers 4, Agents of SHIELD, and Ben Affleck as Batman

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Titus Welliver may not be a household name, but you have seen him all around on film and TV. He was recently seen fighting Mark Wahlberg in Transformers: Age of Extinction and as Agent Felix Blake in Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Also, if you attend the Marvel’s Avenger’s S.T.A.T.I.O.N. exhibit at Discovery … Continue reading

Safety first! The 5 dos and don’ts of cosplay weaponry

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Weaponry is a reality of cosplay accessorizing, as many cosplay simply do not feel complete without guns, swords, bows, or any other variety of instrument of death. Although the vast majority of these props are harmless toys, there are still several things a cosplayer with a prop weapon at a … Continue reading

Interview with Bumblebee voice actor Mark Ryan on Transformers: Age of Extinction

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Mark Ryan can be seen this Friday, June 27th, on Transformers: Age of Extinction, playing as a Decepticon named Lockdown. He’s somewhat of a regular on the set, as he’s also voiced Bumblebee and Jetfire. You may also have seen him in the recent Black Sails TV series on Starz as the … Continue reading

Interview with Wizard World CEO John Macaluso

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When it comes to TV, movies, comic books and pop culture, there is never a better feeling than attending a convention and being a part of the culture, whether you’re waiting in line to meet a special guest, sitting in a panel with other fans, or buying collectibles and wondering … Continue reading

Napoleon Dynamite turns 10! Interview with Jon Heder and Efren Ramirez

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It seems like only yesterday that the world fell in love with the liger-loving, wolverine-fighting dance feign, Napoleon Dynamite. Alas it has been 10 beautiful years of memories, and Napoleon Dynamite is a staple in pop culture and one of the most quotable films of our times. Now the iconic figure … Continue reading

We dance to Michael Jackson’s ‘Love Never Felt So Good’ at MomoCon 2014

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Check out Nerd Reactor in Atlanta, Georgia, as we take over MomoCon 2014, an anime convention. Join fellow NR crew members David Hoang, Ken Khamphiphone and friends as they pay tribute and dance to Michael Jackson’s “Love Never Felt So Good.” Big special thanks to Dante Basco (Hook, Avatar), Rob Paulson (Animaniacs), … Continue reading

Godzilla Review: The King of the Monsters has returned

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Words can’t express the level of anticipation I have had for Gareth Edward’s film. I have numerous fond memories of Godzilla growing up, having watched Toho’s movies many times and could probably reenact them on stage in a one-man show. I vividly remember sitting in front of my grandmother’s old … Continue reading

Interview with Godzilla screenwriter Max Borenstein

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Godzilla is crashing into theaters on May 16th with the Godzilla: Awakening graphic novel being released on May 7th. We had the opportunity to chat with screenwriter Max Borenstein, who worked on both the film and the graphic novel. We talk about why fans should be excited about the new … Continue reading

Robot Chicken interview with Seth Green, Matthew Senreich, and Geoff Johns!

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Robot Chicken’s Season 7 premiered in April, with new episodes airing Sundays at 11:30pm ET/PT on Adult Swim. We had the opportunity to chat with co-creators Seth Green and Matthew Senreich, and Geoff Johns. Nerd Reactor: What can we expect from Season 7? Matthew Senreich: With Season 7, we are all over … Continue reading