Originally Aired: 06/22/18 – Our review of Netflix’s Luke Cage Season 2. We speak with director Geoff Redknap about The Unseen. Also, we speak with actor Alice Moran about Crawford.

We speak with one of the stars of the CBC comedy CrawfordAlice Moran. Alice plays Wendy, an outsider who has a thing for “bad boys”. She talks about the show and more. Alice Moran is an actor, writer, and improviser best known for her writing and performances on the critically acclaimed City TV series “Sunnyside.” She has also been featured in the series “Man Seeking Woman,” “The Ron James Show,” “The Next Step,” “Too Much Information,” and “Space Janitors.” Moran has twice collaborated with Broadway director Jim Millan. She co-wrote and starred as Tasha Woode in the original cast of Mills Entertainment’s “Spank!” (Official Selection 2013 Just for Laughs – 2013), as well as having co-written and starred as Kat Evans in the original cast of “Hungry Hungry Games.”

Our review of Netflix’s Luke Cage season 2 starring Mike Colter, Simone Missick and Theo Rossi. Synopsis: This gritty, action-packed drama follows the evolution of Luke Cage (Mike Colter), a man with super strength and unbreakable skin caused by a sabotaged experiment. After the events of The Defenders series Cage tries to rebuild his life in Harlem, New York –until he is pulled out of the shadows and forced into a battle for his city, again. Along the way, Cage cannot avoid confronting his past, which he has worked hard to bury. The second season of the American web television series Luke Cage, which is based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, sees Cage become a hero and celebrity in Harlem after clearing his name, only to face a new threat – Bushmaster.

We also speak with director and makeup effects artist Geoff Redknap to chat about his new movie, The Unseen. In this modern retelling of The Invisible Man, the film follows a man who abandoned his family and now risks everything to find his missing daughter, including exposing the secret that he is becoming invisible. This is Geoff’s directorial debut. Geoff Redknap got his start working as a make-up effects artist, before turning to writing and directing. His short, “The Auburn Hills Breakdown”, played at festivals worldwide, and won many awards – including Best Horror Comedy of the Year by Horror.com. Geoff recently completed his first feature film, “The Unseen”, starring Aden Young of the Sundance Channel’s critically-acclaimed TV series, “Rectify”. For more on The Unseen, check out the film’s website.

It was a great show!

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Production Credits:

Geek Hard Logo – Candice Hibbard and Rich Robbins
Technical Production – Gary LaBarr, Recorded at the Reality Radio 101 Studio
Hosts/Producers – Andrew Young & James Green

Music Credits:

Opening Music “Eterna Teen” by Mark Holman
“Mastodon (Vader Theme)” by Jim Johnston
“Water On Mars” by The Nude Party
“Records” by The Nude Party
“Luke Cage Opening Credits Theme” by Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad
“Luke Cage End Credits Theme” by Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad
“The Invisible Man” by Queen
Closing Music “Kelly’s Heroes” by Black Grape