The Geeks OUT Podcast: Spider-Man MCU Homecoming

The Geeks OUT Podcast

Opinions, reviews, incisive discussions of queer geek ideas in pop culture, and the particularly cutting brand of shade that you can only get from a couple of queer geeks all in highly digestible weekly doses.

In this week’s episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin is joined by Jon Herzog as they discuss the return of Spider-Man to the MCU, the latest trailer for Frozen 2, and celebrate Mattel’s new line of gender-neutral dolls in This Week in Queer.

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BIG OPENING

KEVIN: Spider-Man is back in the MCU
JON: Kevin Feige developing new Star Wars movie

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DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: Judy, Prodigal Son, Evil, The Politician
JON: Link’s Awakening, Great British Baking Show, It/Something is Killing the Children

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STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

New trailer for Frozen 2

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THIS WEEK IN QUEER

Mattel reveals new gender-neutral doll

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CLIP OF THE WEEK

New trailer for season 3 of Black Lightning

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THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

Jonah Hill & Jeffrey Wright in talks to join The Batman
Concerns raised over Joker screenings
• Original stars coming to Jurassic World 3
• Sony developing Madame Web movie
• New trailer for Into the Dark: Uncanny Annie
• New trailer for Wounds

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TV

• A ‘Bird of Prey’ and a new Atom will be part of the Arrowverse Crisis & first look at Kingdom Come Superman
• CW developing a spinoff to Arrow
• Hulu cancels Ghost Rider series
Billy Porter makes Emmy history
• New trailer for the final season of BoJack Horseman
• New trailer for BBC’s The War of the Worlds
• New teaser for Vagrant Queen

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COMIC BOOKS

Captain America taking on Toxic Masculinity
• NY Times reinstates Graphic Novels Bestsellers list

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SHILF

• KEVIN: MJ
• KYLE: Spider-Man

The Geeks OUT Podcast: I Am Mother’s Day

The Geeks OUT Podcast

Opinions, reviews, incisive discussions of queer geek ideas in pop culture, and the particularly cutting brand of shade that you can only get from a couple of queer geeks all in highly digestible weekly doses.

In this week’s super-sized episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin is joined by J.W. Crump, as they discuss the new trailers for Spider-Man: Far From Home and It: Chapter 2, and celebrate The CW ordering Batwoman, Nancy Drew, and Katy Keene to series as our Strong Female Characters of This Week in Queer.

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BIG OPENING

KEVIN: New trailer for Spider-Man: Far From Home
J.W.: New trailer for It: Chapter 2, which will feature controversial scene from the book

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DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: Agents of SHIELD, Cloak & Dagger, The Society, Riverdale
J.W.: Shark Tank, Tuca & Bertie

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STRONG FEMALE CHARACTERS of THIS WEEK IN QUEER

CW orders Batwoman to series, along with Nancy Drew & Katy Keene

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CLIP OF THE WEEK

New trailer for I Am Mother

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THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

The Bob’s Burgers movie is coming out July 2020
• The New Mutants now coming out April 2020, Gambit never
• We’re getting Star Wars & Avatar movies every other year starting in 2021
David S. Goyer is working on a Hellraiser reboot

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TV

• 14 shows were canceled in one day, including The Passage
• Some have been saved (The Orville, What We Do in the Shadows, & more)
• FX orders A Christmas Carol miniseries starring Guy Pearce and Andy Serkis
• New trailer for the final season of Legion
• New teaser for HBO’s Watchmen
• Netflix orders an interactive Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt special
• Geena Davis joins season 3 of She-Ra and the Princesses of Power

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COMIC BOOKS

Oni Press & Lion Forge merge, resulting in many layoffs
Marvel celebrating 80th anniversary with massive anthology of 80 stories

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SHILF

• KEVIN: Speckle
• J.W.: Tuca & Bertie