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Lawyer. Writer. Columnist. Geek. Eternal optimist. Fangirl since the dawn of time. Hates the color yellow, olives and cigarettes. Has a recurring nightmare where she’s forced to choose between sports and books. Falls in love with fictional characters.

Game of Thrones: 5 Questions We Want Answered at SDCC

Season six of Game of Thrones is in the books (we miss you already!), and with San Diego Comic-Con fast approaching it’s time to turn our attention to the next (and hopefully not last) season of the HBO drama. And,…

Once Upon A Time: Spoiler Roundup!

The news just keep on coming! Time for a spoiler roundup. First there was the news that Once Upon A Time was casting for Sinbad and Scheherazade, and the title for the first episode, and now, there’s more! TVLine is reporting that…

ABC Unveils Fall 2016 Premiere Dates

Good news – it’s now possible to make fall TV plans. ABC, the only networked who, to this date, had not announced their Fall Premiere dates, has now done so. The first show to premiere will be Dancing with the…

This week in Sports: Goodbye, Copa America!

Hello there! We like a little bit of everything here in Fangirlish, and since we’re also covering sports now, we’ll be doing a sort of recap at the end of the week of the notable sports stories of the past…

Outlander 2×12 Review: The Hail Mary

Oh, Outlander. How you love to break our hearts in different ways. In Season One you were swift, brutal and prolonged and we felt the pain, oh, we felt it. We felt it again and again and again. We lived…

Once Upon A Time: Spoilers roundup!

Don’t you love this time of the year? Spoilers left and right! First, TVLine reported that among the inhabitants of the Land of Untold Stories that Mr. Hyde had transported to Storybrooke per his deal with Rumplestiltskin, we’d find Sinbad…

Game of Thrones 6×09 Roundtable ‘Battle of the Bastards’

So, the battle of the bastards happened. And it was nerve-wracking and anxiety inducing and altogether one of the best episodes of television we have seen in a very long time. And we’re here to break it down for you…

Interview with Wynonna Earp’s Katherine Barrell

For someone playing a character who finds herself in the midst of a cultural phenomenon just by existing, Katherine Barrell seems to be taking it all pretty well. Maybe it’s because she’s seen the good side of the fandom – the…

Star Wars: Rogue One: Five Things We Hope to See at SDCC

Though a Star Wars: Rogue one appearance has yet to be confirmed for San Diego Comic-Con (pretty please, we’re begging), Star Wars does have a long history with SDCC, so despite rumors to the contrary, we expect it to be…

MTV Fandom Awards: Check Out the List of Nominees!

San Diego Comic-Con will be here in no time, and so will MTV’s third annual “MTV Fandom Awards,” which are returning to San Diego on Thursday, July 21 The full list of nominees has been released and it features fierce battles between huge…

Corinne Brinkerhoff talks American Gothic

American Gothic is not quite the show you expect. Corinne Brinkerhoff isn’t your typical show-runner, either. One thing probably has a lot to do with the other. Shows tend to be a reflection of the people who create them. And, so…

FOX Bringing Prison Break, Scream Queens & More to SDCC!

Fox is bringing 13 new and returning television series to San Diego Comic-Con this year, and we couldn’t be more excited about the lineup! Among the most anticipated, we’ll get a chance at a 24:Legacy panel that will feature stars…

Five Once Upon A Time Questions we want answered at SDCC

San Diego Comic-Con is around the corner. No, really, we’ll be there in a couple of weeks, ready to spend countless hours in line, see our favorites, gush about how pretty they are in person, and, of course, to get…

Game of Thrones 6×08 Roundtable “No One”

We’re getting close to the end, people. And we’re both scared and excited. Though mostly scared. Vaguely nauseous even. Because Game of Thrones is known for going all out in the last two episodes, and there’s been plenty of happiness…

Robert and Michelle King discuss BrainDead

Robert and Michelle King are known for political dramas.  And BrainDead is a political drama. It’s just that it’s other things, as well.  It’s a sci-fi show, it’s a thriller, it has some horror elements, and it’s at times, a…

‘Once Upon A Time’ to go back to S1 format

The news coming out of ATX Festival is good, Oncers. No, it’s great. During a panel for their upcoming Freeform show Dead of Summer,  executive producers Adam Horowitz and Edward Kitsis fielded some Once Upon A Time questions, and though…

Game of Thrones 6×07 Roundtable “The Broken Man”

Well, that was sort of …anticlimactic? And slow. Two words that can’t usually be applied to Game of Thrones. But the end of the season is coming, so we’re pretty sure this is a one-off. From now on, Game of…

BrainDead’s Tony Shalhoub talks playing a politician in an election year

This particular election cycle has felt like a TV show at times. One that Tony Shalhoub says “seems to have started in the Jurassic Period.” And he, like us, has become obsessed with the debate and the circus of the…

Once Upon A Time Season in Review

Hello Oncers! The hiatus has just started, but before we start looking forward to SDCC and speculating about season 6, it’s time to look back toward season 5 once more, and talk about what worked, what didn’t, and what we…

Outlander 2×09 Recap: Je Suis Prest

For the Frasers, being home isn’t all that it’s cracked up to be. Jamie managed to talk Lord Lovat into providing him with some men, but not all have stayed. It seems not everyone is crazy enough to want a…

Game of Thrones 6×06 Roundtable “Blood of My Blood”

Sing me a song of a ….wait, wrong show. Blame Tobias Menzies for the mix-up, as he will always, always, be Black Jack Randall to us. Nothing more. (Not even Frank) Game of Thrones, however, has much more in store…