13th May2016

Episode 193 – Visions of Utopia with Bryan & Mary Talbot!

by Chris Thompson

With Bryan & Mary Talbot …
 
This week Chris & Karl join Bryan & Mary Talbot at the pub to discuss their new book, The Red Virgin, from Dark Horse Comics and Jonathan Cape. Bryan & Mary discuss how their careers ran sidelong over the years, what prompted them to finally start working together, and how they’ve found the experience since.
 
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10th May2016

PCH @ The Movies – Lloyd Kaufman & The Toxic Avenger!

by Chris Thompson

With Lloyd Kaufman & Friends …
 
Following slowly behind my last film-based podcast with Ex Machina‘s Alex Garland (which you can still listen to here), this time I’m back for two live Q&As with legendary filmmaker Lloyd Kaufman.
 
The first Q&A features Lloyd and his wife Pat Swinney-Kaufman with Banjo director Liam Regan, at The Prince Charles Cinema in Leicester Square. The second Q&A features Lloyd & Pat with Benji Sperring, director of Toxic Avenger: The Musical at Southwark Playhouse.
 
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The Toxic Avenger: The Musical is on now at the Southwark Playhouse.
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06th May2016

Episode 192 – Looking Back at ROM Spaceknight!

by Chris Thompson

With Ant, Rob & ROM …
 
This week Ant & Rob return to join Chris for a discussion about the legendary ROM Spaceknight series from Marvel Comics. What do they remember, how does it hold up, and what new things have they discovered? Find out in this back issue special with an advance look at IDW’s Free Comic Book Day offering, ROM #0.
 
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Ant O’B’s Twitter: @pantsant
 
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29th Apr2016

Episode 191 – Taking On The One% with Kaare Andrews!

by Chris Thompson

With Kaare Andrews …
 
Just in time for the release of his new creator-owned series Renato Jones: The One% from Image Comics, Chris catches up with the irrepressible Kaare Andrews (Iron Fist, Spider-Man: Reign) to discuss this new project and what it means to him.
 
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You can listen to my previous chat with Kaare about Iron Fist here:
popculturehound.net/episode-84-forging-an-iron-fist-with-kaare-andrews
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26th Apr2016

Episode 190 – Miceal Beausang-O’Griafa at Angoulême!

by Chris Thompson

With Miceal Beausang-O’Griafa …
 
Our Angoulême coverage comes to a triumphant close as Chris meets with Miceal Beausang-O’Griafa after the show. They discuss Miceal’s rich history as a writer and translator, and how his life experiences have informed the two. It’s the perfect bookend to an epic series of interviews from France.
 
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Angoulême BD Festival’s Twitter: @actudufauve
Angoulême BD Festival’s website: www.bdangouleme.com
 
You can listen to our full round-up of Chris’ experience at Angoulême 2016 here:
www.orbitalcomics.com/orbital-in-conversation-177
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22nd Apr2016

Episode 189 – Jean Yves Mitton & The Silver Surfer!

by Chris Thompson

With Jean Yves Mitton …
 
In the penultimate episode of our extensive Angoulême coverage, Chris & Karl sit down to discuss Jean Yves Mitton and his work on the Silver Surfer, which appeared in the never-reprinted Nova issues 25 & 26.
 
Then, at long last, we present Chris’ long overdue interview with Jean Yves – taking in his extensive career and work. This interview is primarily in French with English translations, but should be easy to follow.
 
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Original Watts’ Twitter: @OriginalWatts
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You can listen to our full round-up of Chris’ experience at Angoulême 2016 here:
www.orbitalcomics.com/orbital-in-conversation-177
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19th Apr2016

Episode 188 – Zeina Abirached & Josh Elder at Angoulême!

by Chris Thompson

With Zeina Abirached & Josh Elder …
 
This year’s Angoulême coverages heads toward its epic conclusion as Chris meets two very different creators: Zeina Abirached (Le Piano Oriental, A Game For Swallows) and Josh Elder (Reading With Pictures) to discuss what they’ve done and are doing now.
 
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Josh Elder’s Twitter: @joshelder
Reading With Pictures website: www.readingwithpictures.org
 
You can listen to our full round-up of Chris’ experience at Angoulême 2016 here:
www.orbitalcomics.com/orbital-in-conversation-177
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15th Apr2016

Episode 187 – Marcelino Truong at Angoulême!

by Chris Thompson

With Marcelino Truong …
 
This week Chris sits down with Marcelino Truong to discuss his graphic novels, Such A Lovely Little War & Give Peace A Chance, which tell the story of his childhood in Vietnam during the war. They discuss his background, career to date, and what led him to tell this story now. Such A Lovely Little War will be available in English later this year from Arsenal Pulp Press.
 
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You can listen to our full round-up of Chris’ experience at Angoulême 2016 here:
www.orbitalcomics.com/orbital-in-conversation-177
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08th Apr2016

Episode 186 – Power Rangers #2 with Kyle Higgins!

by Chris Thompson

With Kyle Higgins …
 
To coincide with the release of Power Rangers #2, Chris continues his chat with writer Kyle Higgins (Nightwing, C.O.W.L.) about what the characters mean to him, how he’s approaching this new series, and what the rest of his team is like.
 
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Kyle Higgins’ website: www.theleaguefilm.com
 
You can listen to my previous chat with Kyle about Power Rangers #1 here:
www.orbitalcomics.com/orbital-in-conversation-episode-179-power-rangers-1-with-kyle-higgins
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05th Apr2016

Episode 185 – Charles Soule & Ivan Brandon at Angoulême!

by Chris Thompson

With Charles Soule & Ivan Brandon …
 
Just in time for the release of Star Wars: Poe Dameron, our Angoulême coverages continues as Chris catches up with writers Charles Soule (Letter 44, Daredevil) and Ivan Brandon (Drifter, Viking) to discuss their work with Glénat in France, as well as what they’re doing next.
 
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Charles Soule’s Twitter: @CharlesSoule
Charles Soule’s website: charlessoule.wordpress.com
 
Ivan Brandon’s Twitter: @IvanBrandon
Ivan Brandon’s website: ivanbrandon.com
 
You can listen to our full round-up of Chris’ experience at Angoulême 2016 here:
www.orbitalcomics.com/orbital-in-conversation-177
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