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The Cultured Nerd Podcast

Taylor Murphy

Your home for the podcasts from the staff of The Cultured Nerd. We dive deep and discuss various nerd culture topics from movies, tv, anime, and gaming.

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Episode 08: Lady Gaga is Harley Quinn in Todd Phillips' Joker Musical Sequel?
Jun 18 2022
Episode 08: Lady Gaga is Harley Quinn in Todd Phillips' Joker Musical Sequel?
In our 8th episode, we discuss the shocking news that Todd Phillips is not only returnign for a sequel to 2019's Joker, but that it will include Lady Gaga as Harley Quinn... and be a musical? Trust on this one, its not bad news.
Episode 08: Lady Gaga is Harley Quinn in Todd Phillips' Joker Musical Sequel?
Jun 18 2022
Episode 08: Lady Gaga is Harley Quinn in Todd Phillips' Joker Musical Sequel?
In our 8th episode, we discuss the shocking news that Todd Phillips is not only returnign for a sequel to 2019's Joker, but that it will include Lady Gaga as Harley Quinn... and be a musical? Trust on this one, its not bad news.
Episode 07: Stranger Things 4: Best Season Yet or Just the Begining?
Jun 16 2022
Episode 07: Stranger Things 4: Best Season Yet or Just the Begining?
In our 7th episode we sit down and discuss the absolute amazing 4th season of Stranger Things. We talk villains, we talk characters, we compare it to Harry Potter, and we talk Kate Bush. Be running up that road, Be running up that hill, Be running up that building. If I only could, oh...
Episode 06: Is Disney Star Wars just for kids? Or has it always been?
Jun 14 2022
Episode 06: Is Disney Star Wars just for kids? Or has it always been?
In the 6th episode of our show we sit down and discuss if the Disney era of Star Wars has lost its way as many fans claim or if the franchise as a whole really was always made for children and fans today or just cynical.
Episode 05: The Perils of Blindly Following Internet Scoopers
May 29 2022
Episode 05: The Perils of Blindly Following Internet Scoopers
Tom Cruse is in Doctor Strange 2! Snyderverse Restored! Ben Affleck returns! Henry Cavil quietly signed a new contract! Warner Brothers Discovery is bringing back Zack Snyder! yes, you've seen the headlines and yes, you've likely been disappointed that they've been flat out denied by the studio and other studio insiders. So who is the real culprit? The short answer? Internet scoopers getting bad info or just misleading fans for clicks. Today we address this issue outright and talk about what actually is happening among the various fandoms.
TCN After Dark Episode 01: "Tank McGreggor and the Mechanical Menace" w/ Rey Garza & Mark Bernal
May 14 2022
TCN After Dark Episode 01: "Tank McGreggor and the Mechanical Menace" w/ Rey Garza & Mark Bernal
In our debut episode of our mature show, Taylor and Michael sit down with the writer and artist of "Tank McGreggor and the Mechanical Menace" Rey Garza and Lesser Known Comics publisher Mark Bernal and discuss the brand new indie comic.
Episode 04: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness: Spoiler Discussion
May 10 2022
Episode 04: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness: Spoiler Discussion
Taylor, Michael, and SmoothJStew from TCN's writing staff sit down and talk about the latest Marvel blockbuster; Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. We break down what we liked, what we didn't, and go deep into spoilers.
Episode 03: 10 Underrated Films That Deserved A Sequel
May 2 2022
Episode 03: 10 Underrated Films That Deserved A Sequel
In the latest episode, Taylor and Michael break down 10 films that they felt were not only super underrated, but ones that also deserved a sequel.
Episode 02 Warner Brothers Discovery and the Future of DC Films
Apr 17 2022
Episode 02 Warner Brothers Discovery and the Future of DC Films
The merger is officially done as of Monday this week, so what does that mean for DC? Taylor and Michael dive deep into the latest news and behind the scenes gossip from Variety and what that could mean for fans. Will the #DCEU be rebooted? Will they #RestoreTheSnyderVerse? Will they go full #Multiverse and give everyone creative freedom? Tune in and lets talk about it.
Episode 01 Zack Snyder's Original Justice League 2 & the goal of the #RestoreTheSnyderVerse movement
Apr 4 2022
Episode 01 Zack Snyder's Original Justice League 2 & the goal of the #RestoreTheSnyderVerse movement
In our first episode we talk about we talk about Michael's lack of knowledge regarding the #ReleaseTheSnyderCut movement and the new #RestoreTheSnyderVerse movement as well as a proper deep dive of what Zack Snyder had planned for JL2
Nerding Out with Gabriel Valentin & Ceri Langell
Apr 4 2022
Nerding Out with Gabriel Valentin & Ceri Langell
In today's episode, Taylor and Michael sit down with Gabriel Valentin & Ceri Langell, the writer and artist for the upcoming comic "Digital Lizards of Doom! Level 3: Dana Deathly." We sit down and talk about the comic, geek out about the geeky things we love, and even gush a bit about the special intro written by Ray Porter.    Back the new project today:     #DigtalLizardsofDoom #Dlod    Disclaimer: Today's episode was brought to you by Pineapple Pete.
Nerding Out with Andrew Speranza
Mar 6 2022
Nerding Out with Andrew Speranza
Taylor and Michael sit down with Andrew Speranza, the prop maker, costume fabricator, and artist known on social media as A.S_Creations, and talk about all things nerdy. We discuss cosplay, costuming making, his work on Titans and Nightmare Alley, and his love for Batman. The second episode of our new "Nerding Out" informal interview series is here and ready to begin.
Nerding out with Victor Ku aka MightyPegasus
Mar 2 2022
Nerding out with Victor Ku aka MightyPegasus
Taylor and Michael sit down with Victor Ku, the graphic artist known as MightyPegasus, and talk about all things nerdy. From Dragon Ball to Pokemon, from Zack Snyder's Justice League to Final Fantasy.. Our first episode of our new "Nerding Out" informal interview series has begun.
Gundam Rises Upon The Land!!
Feb 23 2022
Gundam Rises Upon The Land!!
In our second video, we talk about the Gundam franchise, experiencing Gundam Wing for the first time in the year 2000 on Toonami , The latest shows since then, and what we think about the new Netflix movie from Kong Skull Island director Jordan Vogt-Roberts.
A Tale of Two Mandalorians
Feb 15 2022
A Tale of Two Mandalorians
In our debut video, we introduce ourselves, provide background, and dive right into talking about The Book of Boba Fett, The Mandalorian, and what we think is coming in the future for this corner of the Star Wars Universe.