Starmageddon is a relatively new podcast hosted by Michael May and Dan Taylor that celebrates liking both Star Wars and Star Trek. I’ve been a guest with Michael on several episodes of the Nerd Lunch podcast including our breakdown of The Empire Strikes Back so I was happy to get a chance to chat with him again on his show.
In this episode we take a look at what’s on the panel docket for Star Wars and Star Trek enthusiasts at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. Afterwards we briefly discuss introducing Star Wars and Star Trek to kids including the tough situation of when the kids in your life are as interested in your fandoms as you are.
Kay grew up wanting to be an astronaut. After seeing Star Wars, she wanted to be Princess Leia, Han Solo, and an astronaut. A voice actor, photographer, and artist who also consults in communications and marketing, Kay would pick up more jobs, hobbies, and fitness routines if she was a Time Lord. If you listen closely you can allegedly hear her on all the Star Wars podcasts. You can also follow her on Twitter.
Kay is FANgirl's resident geek fashion expert and co-host of the Hyperspace Theories podcast. She reviews books for the site in addition to movies of several genres with a heart for storytelling and a mind that likes to analyze. Kay's been a guest on various podcasts sharing her love and knowledge of storytelling, film-making, fashion, and of course, Star Wars.
Most days are filled with her work as a creative services professional - designing websites & branding, photographing, voice acting, editing, and more. Kay spends the little bit of free time she has reading, costuming, and, of course, making pew pew noises. She would pick up more jobs and hobbies if she was a Time Lord.