Doctor Who: The MarkWHO42 Podcast
Summary: THE place for ALL things Doctor Who and BEYOND! Featuring Doctor Who news, reviews, and interviews! With classic Doctors, former companions, guest stars, villains, and even celebrity fans of Doctor Who. New episodes usually come out on Wednesdays.... Be sure to check out our website at www.markwho42.net for more Doctor Who fun. And please contribute to our podcast, to help cover the costs that we spend to bring you the best coverage of Doctor Who: https://www.patreon.com/markwho42
"Can you feel the love toni..." Sorry, that's the Lion King! On this year's MarkWHO42 Valentine's Day Special, the team includes guest stars Earl Green of VWORP!, Gary DaBaum of Krypton Radio, and Charles Martin of The Happiness Patrol Podcast. Earl, Gary, and Charles join the team during the news segment to discuss the life and the loss of Captain Apollo himself, Richard Hatch, and a very heavy discussion about the announcement of the departure of Peter Capaldi as the 12th Doctor during the Doctor WHO Christmas Special this year. Then we bring in our very special guest, Big Finish Audio actress India Fisher, who plays Charlotte Pollard, companion of the 8th Doctor and 6th Doctor respectively. How does that work? You'll just have to listen as the team interviews India about her taking on the role of the first Doctor WHO audio companion and how it has changed her life. And find out more about Charley's spin off series as it approaches series two coming out next month.
On this episode of MarkWHO42, we say our goodbyes to the lovely and wonderful John Hurt. The gang talks about John's impact he made in our lives. His movies, his TV series, and of course as the War Doctor on Doctor Who! Then, the team interview Earl Green, writer of the episode guides VWORP! 1&2, which are episode guides to Doctor Who, its spinoffs and Big Finish. Earl is also the writer of the WARP! episode guide to Star Trek The Original and Animated Series. Both book lines will have upcoming sequels covering more Who and Trek soon. He is also currently writing a book on UKTV SciFi Telefantasy shows. Please visit his website at thelogbook.com Oh, and don't miss out as our fearless leader, Mark himself, gets stumped for the first time on the show as Patty calls him out for getting something wrong, at least according to Earl. Plus: if you listened to this episode on Krypton Radio, you need to listen again because the podcast version has 30 extra minutes of this informative and very funny interview. So listen in, as MarkWHO42 continues to explore 2017 and boldly goes into the WHOniverse and BEYOND!
On this episode of MarkWHO42, the team takes on the zombie apocalypse in the heart of Tampa... WAIT! WHAT?... shouldn't that be Georgia? Ohhhhhhhh! The MarkWHO42 team interview AMC's The Walking Dead's Dahlia Legault, who plays Francine on the hit TV series. (She lives in Tampa). Dahlia talks about her career thus far and how The Walking Dead has changed her life and can someone who works on the show actually "Fear" the Walking Dead. But before Dahlia, we continue to bring you the latest news from the WHOniverse and BEYOND! So, prepare yourself for a confrontation. But relax; MarkWHO42 has done all the hard work for you. All you need to do is download the episode and listen. What ever item to your left is now your weapon to fight off the zombies. How screwed are you now?
INCOMING MESSAGE: "Three million years from Earth, the podcast/radio show: MarkWHO42. Its crew: show runner Mark Baumgarten with his co-host crew-mate, Christian Basel.” MESSAGE ENDS. ADDITIONAL: "The crew is joined by none other than Red Dwarf’s Norman Lovett (Holly), who’s sadly a bit under the weather, but keeps a sharp eye, or for that matter, ear out for his costar Danny John-Jules (Cat), who pays a surprise visit." Oh SMEG! We've got Norman Lovett and Danny John-Jules from Red Dwarf in this episode, and with a computer like Holly, this conversation is bound to go anywhere... and does. Including news from the WHOniverse and beyond. Gordon Bennett! Don't be a Smeghead! Get out a fresh supply of the dog's milk. Listen and download this episode of MarkWHO42... or Mr. Fribble will be very crossed.
The end is finally here. FINALLY... HERE! In the last episode of this year, MarkWHO42 races across the 2016 finish line by gaining two new cohosts, Iggy Mathews of "Let's Be Reelz" and making his broadcast debut, Zion Quiros. Both move up to full time members of the team as we enter 2017. In this episode, the team review "The Return of Doctor Mysterio," Nardole as a companion, and our outlook on Bill and Doctor WHO in 2017. We also get a "Big Finish" to the year with returning guest, co-executive producer of Big Finish Productions and the voice of the Daleks, Nick Briggs. Nick discusses the future of Big Finish and we discuss some of our favorite audio dramatizations. We also get a surprise appearance by Nick's son, Ben, who gives his Dad a surprise. Wet nap anyone? with Bonus footage not heard previously. So, strap yourself in for the last bumpy moments of 2016. All systems are GO for 2017. New Episodes. New Celebrity Guests. New Cohosts. New Convention Appearances. New Year! From everyone here at MarkWHO42... HAPPY NEW YEAR! *During the post production of this episode, it was announced that Carrie Fisher had died at the age of 60. This episode is dedicated to her, and for the many who had passed this year who have changed and influenced our lives. We will never forget you.
On this year's MarkWHO42 Holiday Christmas Special, the team gives our fearless leader, Mark, a holiday break and run rampant in Santa's Sleigh around the WHOniverse and BEYOND! The team of Christian, Patty and Iggy broadcasts from the North Pole and all points beyond to bring you the latest news from the Doctor WHO universe, including if David Tennant has what it takes to fit in that animated duck sized kilt for the upcoming adventures of Duck Tales in 2017. Then after the first break, they dive right into their thoughts about the upcoming Christmas Special, "The Return of Doctor Mysterio" and discuss their favorite Doctor WHO Christmas Specials. And... wait a minute! What's this? The team are about to wrap up and there's a familiar voice in the background... can it be him?! Is it really... Well... You'll just have to listen and find out my festive friends. Listen to the next MarkWHO42 episode as we take you to the holiday side of Gallifrey and BEYOND! And from everyone at MarkWHO42, have a safe and wonderful holiday season.
The Team at MarkWHO42 set coordinates outside the realm of time and space and into the supernatural with their next guests, Fraser Coull and Innes Anderson, creator and star of Cops and Monsters, respectively. The Team talks to Fraser and Innes about the latest YouTube sensation project and the origins of Cops and Monsters. Fraser and Innes also discuss their Geekdom and working with guest star Doctor WHO alumni, Sophie Aldred, Caitlin Blackwood and Sarah Louise Madison. But before the interview, Christian and Iggy bring you the latest news from MarkWHO42.net. And only these two could find a way to go from an American Hero to Space Poop. So arm yourselves, as we explore Cops and Monsters, as MarkWHO42 again, takes you to the WHOniverse and BEYOND! For more information about Cops and Monsters and how you can watch the episodes for free and help contribute to their CrowdFunding to help the series produce even more wonderful episodes, go to CopsandMonsters.co.uk
She's back! The MarkWHO42 crew welcome back, ACE herself, the lovely Sophie Aldred. Sophie takes us along for the ride to discuss, not one, but two upcoming projects that she's working on. First stop is Cops and Monsters. It takes you into a "world of vampires, werewolves and zombies" and one team stands in between you and them. It also costars former Doctor WHO alumni Caitlin Blackwood and Sarah Louise Madison. Sophie takes a bite into her new role that of Lady Audrey MacDiarmid. Then, we blast off into space with Sophie. Strangeness in Space for that matter. As the series approaches it's finale, we talk more about the series and her time on it. And there's a big surprise at the end where Sophie gets a message from her... WAIT! You haven't heard it yet? What are you waiting for? MarkWHO42 is a proud sponsor and supporter of Cops and Monsters and Strangeness in Space. Visit copsandmonsters.co.uk & strangenessinspace.com where you can check out these great shows for yourself. Both are free, but they can't happen without your support.
Class has premiered all around the world (well, most of it. The US won't have it until April 2017) so MarkWHO42 has seen it. We have been reviewing 2 episodes every other week in bonus episodes for the last 2 months. We took on this task in the form of, duh, a class with pop quizes on each story by headmaster Mark Baumgarten. Now it's the end game and the Final Exam! We have our two regular students: Christian Basel of MarkWHO42 & The Legend of the Traveling TARDIS and Iggy Mathews of Let's Be Reelz with the topics of episode 5: Brave-ish Heart, episode 6: Detained, episode 7: The Metaphysical Engine, Or What Quill Did, and episode 8: The Lost! This is a very funny and informative way of reviewing the last four episodes of the very adult-oriented BBC Three Doctor Who spinoff Class! And at the end, Professor Mark gives his theory of who the Governors really are... Plus Christian gives his opinion of what the show should have been... One word of warning though... Make sure you have watched the last four episodes of Class or you will be sent to detention full of Spoilers!!!!
"I love the smell of bacon in the morning!" - Jon St. John as Duke Nukem In this episode of MarkWHO42, it's time for "Babes, bullets, bombs." First, Patty and Iggy give the latest WHO news and chew bubble gum... and they're all outta gum! Then, we praise "Hail to the King" himself, Jon St. John, the voice of the wise cracking, @$$ kicking video game hero "that's got Balls of Steel," Duke Nukem. Christian goes head to head on this one-on-one interview with Jon and his impressive voice acting career, including his role as Big the Cat in the Sonic the Hedgehog Adventures and a little trip in the Trekkie Realm for Star Trek Online. So, get out "a good cigar, and a bad woman." Cause this episode of MarkWHO42 is one that Kicks @$$!
The MarkWHO42 Team ride outside the WHOniverse again into worlds beyond. Our passenger aboard this trip is none other than the lovely Canadian actress Anna Van Hooft. Anna's acting Geekdom ranges from her role as Princess Aura on the Syfy Channel's version of Flash Gordon to Artemis in Supernatural. First, we bring you the latest news from the WHOniverse and beyond! Then, Iggy and Christian interview Anna, who talks her Geekdom and the Geekdom that is WarCraft. So, invite all your friends, Human and Non-Human, to listen to this episode of MarkWHO42 and "See your world through our eyes: A universe so vast as to be immeasurable - incomprehensible even to your greatest minds."
Podcast Log: Stardate 11092016. The crew of the ongoing radio show, MarkWHO42, are conducting a routine episode, when Lieutenant Brandi Bachle advises the crew of the incoming news from the WHOniverse and Beyond with visiting Commander Iggy Matthews of Let's Be Reelz. And then the team deploys Ambassador Patty Hawkins who has an incredible one-on-one interview with Vic Mignogna. They talk about his incredibly prolific voice-over career (Fullmetal Alchemist, Black Butler, One-Punch Man), his role as Captain Kirk in the web series Star Trek Continues, & gives his heartfelt advice on how to make geekdom a happier place for every fandom! So, climb aboard the USS MarkWHO42. Thrusters on full. We head for the second star to the right and straight on til morning, as the crew of MarkWHO42 takes you where no WHOvian has gone... before.
Class has premiered all around the world (well, most of it. The US won't have it until April 2017) so MarkWHO42 will be reviewing 2 episodes every other week in bonus episodes. We will be taking on this task in the form of, duh, a class with pop quizes on each story by headmaster Mark Baumgarten. Once again we have our two students: Christian Basel of The Legend of the Traveling TARDIS and Iggy Mathews of Let's Be Reelz with the topics of episode 3, Nightvisiting, and episode 4, C0-Owner of a Lonely Heart. This is a very funny, informative, and ADULT way of reviewing the first two episodes of the very adult-oriented BBC Three Doctor Who spinoff Class! One word of warning though... Make sure you have watched the second two episodes of Class or you will be sent to detention full of Spoilers!!!!
On this haunting Halloween episode of MarkWHO42, the team are WALKING among the DEAD with this special interview with AMC's The Walking Dead's Jeremy Palko. We discuss with Jeremy about his career and about his time on the Walking Dead. So get ready for this Halloween episode ... You can breathe. You can blink. You can cry... wait... what am I saying?!? Listen to the MarkWHO42 Halloween Special with Jeremy Palko cause this episode is "Dolphin Smooth."
An episode SO BIG it's in TWO PARTS! MarkWHO42 “was our last, best hope for peace. ” -- John Sheridan Pack your bags as the next episode of MarkWHO42 launches outside the WHOniverse and goes worlds beyond in this TWO PART SPECIAL with actor Bruce Boxleitner. This time on PART TWO: Bruce takes us into space to discuss about his time on the hit television Science Fiction show, Babylon 5. Bruce talks about working on this groundbreaking show and the recent passing of Jerry Doyle. Bruce also talks about his long standing career on TV and films. Plus Iggy Mathews of Let's Be Reelz sits in on the news segment, and it's a doozy folks. So, jump through your Jumpgate into Hyperspace and hang on tight, cause this is one ride that MarkWHO42 brings you that you'll never forget.