Interview: Gates McFadden and Patti Yasutake

In 1987 Star Trek: The Next Generation took up the Star Trek mantle and proceeded to create a series that stands shoulder to shoulder with the Original Series, with a fanbase still passionate about it to this day and spawning several movies with the cast of the Next Generation. At this years SF Ball I had a chance to sit down…

Interview: Game Of Thrones Special

Unless you’ve been living under a rock on Mars with poor signal you’ll at least have heard of Game Of Thrones, HBO’s television phenomenon based on the A Song Of Ice and Fire book series by George R.R. Martin. If there’s one thing Game Of Thrones is infamous for is it’s track record of killing off major…

Preview: SF Ball 2017

We here at Can’t Pause This have a bit of history with an event called the SF Ball that takes place annually in Southampton, having attended for the last few years. This year will be no different as we look to bring you coverage of the event on this very site. We wanted to bring it…

The Can’t Pause This Big Television Review 2016

2016 was a big year in the world of television with seemingly one show after another capturing the audiences imagination. Now we’re at the end of the year however, so we thought it was a good time to look back on the last 12 months and on what thrilled us, disappointed us and what’s in…

TV You Might Of Missed – Lovesick

Bizarrely originally titled “Scrotal Recall” (you’ll get why in a second) Lovesick tells the tale of Dylan (played by singer/songwriter Johnny Flynn) who finds out that he has contracted Chlamydia and now must get in contact with his previous partners to tell them that he has an STI. The six part series is told mostly through…

Bits Of The Big Apple: A Look At New York Comic Con 2016

New York Comic Con has been and gone for another year and now the dust has settled I thought I’d take a look at some of the most important and most interesting stuff to come out of the big apple. Iron Fist One of the big reveals from NYCC was Marvel’s Iron Fist complete with…

The Get Down: Netflix’s Exhilarating Musical Experience

Refreshing, colourful, loud, messy: it captures the Disco atmosphere with perfection. Yes, the contrived plot and poorly tied dialogue might be a let down, but the powerful performances of newly born stars will make you wanna find out, what is The Get Down? Legendary Grandmaster Flash will let you in on the secret. Spoiler alert,…

Is Jim Gordon Interesting? – A Review of Gotham Seasons 1 & 2

How did we get to Gotham? Since first featuring in Detective Comics issue #27 in May 1939 Batman has held a special place in peoples hearts across all types of media from film, comics, books, TV and more, you can barely go anywhere without seeing a Batman merch piece being visible. The no nonsense detective in…

Stranger Things: A Discussion of Fan Theories

If you haven’t seen the Netflix original series Stranger Things yet, firstly: where have you been? It’s eight episodes! Seriously, drop what you’re doing and watch it. Trust me. And secondly: stop reading here. This is going to be spoiler heavy and will likely ruin one of the most interesting and original shows to air this…