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August 14, 2015

Pop! Pop! Ep. 6 – Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The LA Nerd Joel Reaves and Taylor Salan are back in the studio with Pop! Pop! the Pop Culture Podcast! Episode 6!  Joining them this week is Lauren Sperling, a great thespian friend of the duo, who is promoting her newest stage endeavor, Relationships Suck.  More about the play and tickets to the show can be found HERE 

Welp! It’s a week full of Star Wars news as D23 Expo is oficially underway! since we can’t actually be there, the group discusses 17 things we’ve learned about The Force Awakens, as well as who’s playing the Joker for the Lego Batman movie, Gene Wilder’s possible return from retirement, a petition that publicly shames Fox Studios, and exactly how many Spidey suits will Tom Holland be wearing in Captain America: Civil War?  All of this AND MORE on this week’sPop! Pop! the Pop Culture Podcast! 
Many thanks to Mister Mitchell for his musical talents in creating our theme song. Check out his website for all things music & audio related at, and like his facebook page here!

[0:00-5:55] – Intro

[5:56-8:03] – Kindergarden Cop 2 is currently shooting?!?!

[8:04-10:59] – New Black Panther photos surface from Captain America: Civil War set!

[11:00-15:34] – Zach Galafinakis to voice The Joker in the Lego Batman spinoff.

[15:35-18:00] – Petition to make Fox hand over the Fantastic Four rights back to marvel here.

[18:01-20:01] – Spielberg to court Gene WIlder out of retirement?

[20:02-21:31] – Spider-Man to have two suits in Civil War?

[21:32-42:24] – Star Wars: The Force Awakens News!!!

[42:25-44:34] – Big Announcement for Pop! Pop!

[44:35-47:21] – Shout Out’s / Outro


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About the Author

Joel Reaves
Joel Reaves
Joel (Aka The LA Nerd) is an independent filmmaker and podcaster that loves comic books about zombies, really short walks to the bar, and redheads named MJ but he's definitely not Spider-Man so stop asking, okay? Jeez.


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