Hype Podcast

Episode #118: Teenie and Queenie

Hosted by Pamela and Marama

October 20, 2016

Join Pam and Marama as they break down all of the latest entertainment news on Hype Podcast! Fantastic Beasts, Star Wars: Rogue One, Miranda Sing’s Haters Back Off, and more are discussed on this week’s jam-packed episode.

Show Notes:
– We kick things off with our signature How We Hype segment! Pam is obsessed with Solange’s A Seat At The Table and explains why she considers the album to be required listening. Meanwhile, Marama’s been busy reading The Trials of Apollo and Let’s Explore Diabetes With Owls.
Fantastic Beasts leads off this week’s news discussion as the girls react to J.k. Rowling’s BIG announcement! Plus, we take a deep dive into the new sizzle reel, and break down those amazing Fantastic Beasts character posters.
– There’s a new Star Wars: Rogue One trailer out and it’s so amazing, it’s giving us chills.
– Disney and Sony are reportedly looking for Asian directors to spearhead their respective Mulan live-action adaptations. [NOTE: this episode was recorded prior to Sony’s announcement that Alex Graves would spearhead their adaptation.]
– It’s a big week for Disney news. The company also revealed plans to move forward with live-action adaptations of Don Quixote and Aladdin.
Bad Moms did so well that the studio has ordered a spinoff called Bad Dads. Yes, we’re just as confused as you are.
– Also, everyone’s favorite dramedy, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, is getting the TV treatment.
– We cap off this week’s discussion with a little Cursed Child news. It looks like the play will be headed to Broadway in 2017!
– This week on TV Show of the Week, both Marama and Pam are LOVING Netflix’s upcoming period drama The Crown. Plus, Pam reviews YouTuber Miranda Sing’s new series, Haters Back Off. The Mindy Project and this year’s Brooklyn Nine-Nine/New Girl crossover episode are also highlighted.
– We wrap things up by reading some of YOUR thoughts on the things we’ve bee discussing! Baby Daddy, Doctor Strange, and more take center stage on this week’s Listener Feedback segment.

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