Most comedians are frakking geeks. Join host Jackie Jennings for SYFY WIRE’s Boarding Party, where we talk to some of today’s funniest people about their secret (or not so secret) genre obsessions. Premieres Wednesday, May 15th. Available wherever you get your podcasts.
GoT in the Rearview with Corin Wells
Jackie and Corin are massive GoT nerds with some massive feelings over the ending of the HBO series. Join them as they discuss the final season, their overall thoughts on the show and their hope/dream/myriad fears for the future. Also, whose career are they most excited to watch post-Thrones? They answer may (not) shock you!
Talking '90s Toys with Casey Jost
Casey Jost (Impractical Jokers, UCB Comedy) and Jackie talk about Casey's lifelong love of '90s toys. From Power Rangers to Stretch Armstrong, Jackie and Case cover the whole basement-full. Casey reveals how he gets to incorporate his love of figurines into his job as a producer at the super popular show Impractical Jokers. As a bonus, Casey offers some tips for surviving San Diego Comic-Con in one (unburnt) piece.
Inside the Potter Fandom with Alise Morales
Dive deep into the world of Potter fandom with Jackie and her guest, Alise Morales (Cartoon President, Betches). This week, Jackie and Alise dive into her prolific work as a (teen) Potter fanfic author, sorting ceremony host, and proud Gryffindor. Alise walks us through the ins and outs of Potter fandom and helps us sort the current Democratic primary contestants into houses. Is Beto a Hufflepuff? That question and more is DEFINITIVELY answered on this week's Boarding Party.
The Perfect Butter Beer Recipe
Late Night with Seth Meyers writer Karen Chee joins host Jackie Jennings to share how her love of the Harry Potter books and films shaped her childhood and, dare she say it, college years. The two discuss what it means to be a Hufflepuff and a Ravenclaw and even reveal some of their biggest crushes from the franchise. But Karen is not just a nerd for the magically British; she has a passion for British comedy that goes deep, like fan theory deep. In celebration of Harry Potter's birthday in July, Boarding Party will be talking with comedians about their love for the Potterverse, be it the books, the films, the fan fiction, the parks, the author, or anything else.
Discussing the Plutocratic Vigilante with Sal Gentile
Most comedians are f*****g geeks so on Boarding Party we’re going to talk to some of today's funniest people about their secret (or not so secret) genre obsessions.
Camp Is Where It All Starts
Jackie is joined by old UCB pal Brennan Lee Mulligan to discuss Brennan's lifelong love of LARP-ing and D&D.