Jane Jenkins

Shout!Takes: Jane Jenkins

You may not instantly know her name, but Jane Jenkins is a legend of casting in Hollywood. Along with her casting partner, Janet Hirshenson, Jane has helped introduce audiences to some of the faces that we would later recognize as huge stars. This week, we talk to her about casting one of those movies that…

Len Wein

Shout!Takes: Len Wein

In a very personal episode, Brian Ward remembers his friend, the late Len Wein; co-creator of such iconic comic book characters as Wolverine, Storm, Nightcrawler, Colossus, Lucius Fox and, of course, Swamp Thing. It’s for this interview, for Swamp Thing: The Series, that Brian first met Len in 2007 and the two shared a friendship until Len’s…

Samantha Newark, the voice of Jem

Shout!Takes: Samantha Newark

This week, we’re bringing you a truly, truly, truly outrageous interview with the one and only Samantha Newark, whose voice can be heard as Jerrica Benton and her superstar alter ego, Jem, in Hasbro’s original ’80s animated series, Jem and the Holograms. Listen below, on iTunes, Spotify, or wherever you go for your podcast needs. Subscribe to Shout!Takes on iTunes so…