Posts Tagged ‘ interviews ’

Abrams Talks Challenge Of Keeping Star Trek From Turning Into Parody

Sep 20th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Science Fiction

In a light-hearted interview for BBC Radio 1, JJ Abrams talks about Fringe, Cloverfield, Lost, and yes…Star Trek. The Star Trek director reveals some new things about the film and goes into more about how he is trying to ensure the film does not become a sequel to Galaxy Quest (not that there is anything wrong with that).



MovieFIX WALL-E special

Sep 19th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Movies

This week at the cinemas, the animation masterminds from Pixar bring to life its newest hero, WALL-E - an acronym for Waste Allocation Load Lifter Earth-Class. Before you see the film, check out our WALL-E special as we catch up with Pixar genius and WALL-E creator, Andrew Stanton and talk to the sound guru and voice of WALL-E the robot, Ben Burtt.



Interview with ‘Wild Child’ star Emma Roberts

Sep 17th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Movies

Emma Roberts (Nancy Drew, Aquamarine) stars in new comedy film ‘Wild Child’ as 16-year-old Poppy: a self-obsessed, incorrigible brat who lives a pampered life in her LA world. After an over-the-top prank pushes her father, Gerry (Aidan Quinn), over the edge of his patience, Poppy is shipped off to an English boarding school.



I’m ready to be US president: Sarah Palin

Sep 12th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Election 2008

Democrats have warned that Ms. Palin, a first-term governor, is woefully inexperienced and is not qualified to serve a “heartbeat” away from the presidency. In her first interview for over two weeks, the 44-year-old mother of five struggled, when asked her views of the Bush doctrine, which states the United States will mount a preemptive strike against a looming threat if it deems itself at risk.



Squad of Republican Aides Prepares Palin for Interviews

Sep 11th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Election 2008

The upcoming interview sessions, the first in two weeks, could be the first test of vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin’s ability to parry substantive questions on foreign and domestic policy, and as she flew back to Alaska on Wednesday, she brought with her a squad of Senator McCain’s top policy advisers to help her prepare.



Nicole de Boer - Ready For More Trek

Sep 7th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Science Fiction

This weekend Nicole de Boer (Deep Space Nine: Ezri Dax) became the latest Trek veteran to jump through to the ‘Gate’ franchise, appearing in Stargate Atlantis. In a new interview with Gateworld the actress talks about the experience as well as her thoughts on her time on Deep Space Nine, and the new Star Trek movie.



Interview with Tom Wickline, of the Bordeaux Project

Aug 30th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Linux

Bordeaux is a commercial User Interface to the Wine software that allows Linux systems to run Windows software. The Bordeaux Technology Group distributes this software and provides professional support to companies and individuals. I interviewed Tom Wickline to get some details and find out what they’re up to now.



Nykl: ‘I love this job’

Aug 18th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Science Fiction

After four full seasons of stories, enemies and changes in the main cast, David Nykl (”Dr. Radek Zelenka”) remains a phone call away in supporting the mantle of technobabble carried by McKay and his science team.



Interview: Daniel’s Continuum

Aug 7th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Science Fiction

GateWorld’s Chad Colvin sat down with Michael Shanks (”Dr Daniel Jackson”) in April, just hours after he had sat down to watch Continuum with the cast, crew, and a handful of fans from Creation Entertainment’s Vancouver Stargate convention.



Novell: OpenOffice.org Not Really Open

Jul 29th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Technology

Novell developer Michael Meeks finds strong words for Sun Microsystems’ management of the free office suite in an interview with der Standard. Meeks also promotes own OpenOffice.org flavor - Go-oo - and talks about KDE/GNOME-unification.