Paging Dr Smith….

I'm not sure of the exact date, it was the mid-90s for sure- part of me says 1995 but I won't swear to it. Fox Home Video were releasing the first volume of the 60s TV show Lost in Space. Their idea was to try and compete with the VHS release of Star Trek that... Continue Reading →

An Evening With Anthony Daniels

An Evening with Anthony Daniels took place at The Chickenshed Theatre on Saturday 8th September 2018. It was a charity event with all funds raised going to Chickenshed. The evening began with Anthony retelling the story of how he got the part of C-3PO, after initially turning down a request by 'some American' filmmaker. He... Continue Reading →

An Audience With Gareth Edwards

BAFTA occasionally host "An audience with" type events. This month it was to be with Gareth Edwards, director of hit movies such as Godzilla (2014) and the latest blockbuster in the Star Wars universe, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. This event was organised in conjunction with BAFTA Cymru and took place on St David's... Continue Reading →

FCD ‘Out of the Ashes’

I honestly do not know where to begin. This has to be the best event I have been to in years! FCD 2015 was a great event. I volunteered at the event and was asked by Wil and David to join the main FCD team shortly afterwards. Many months were spent in planning and preparation.... Continue Reading →

MCM Comic Con

I hadn't been to one of these for years but the lure of some NCIS and Agents of SHIELD guests was too much for me and my dad. I was hoping things had changed. Boy was I wrong. Whilst getting in was easy and so was getting autographs, the chaos that was the photoshoots was... Continue Reading →

Collectormania 21

I wasn't planning to attend this time around as it normally means staying over and lots of cabs etc. However, someone I know was announced as a guest, and as I was the one who suggested he hits the con circuit and I built his website I thought I should put in an appearance. Whilst... Continue Reading →

Eclipse

Showmasters created a spinoff company called Massive Events. One of its first events was a 3 day convention dedicated to Heroes. It took place over a weekend in early March in Northampton. I attended with my mate Mark and his son Jonathan. It was an intensely busy weekend with lots of good talks and panels,... Continue Reading →

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