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John Williams on scoring The Force Awakens
John Williams' soundtrack for Star Wars sparked a lifelong passion for film music. I'll never forget being gifted a copy of the original soundtrack album for my sixth birthday and religiously listening to it - playing with action figures or reading comic bo...
John Williams' soundtrack for Star Wars sparked a lifelong passion for film music. I'll never forget being gifted a copy of the original soundtrack album for my sixth birthday and religiously listening to it - playing with ac...
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Power Rangers Dino Charge at MCM London Comic Con
London Comic Con is just around the corner and the Power Rangers are ready to unleash their power at the Con! Throughout the weekend of May 22-24, fans are invited to celebrate the Power Rangers at London Comic Con with a variety of exclusive activities, fu...
London Comic Con is just around the corner and the Power Rangers are ready to unleash their power at the Con! Throughout the weekend of May 22-24, fans are invited to celebrate the Power Rangers at London Comic Con with a var...
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DC's Legends of Tomorrow first look
It's been a busy week in the DC Universe (DCU)! Arrow season 3 concluded, Supergirl took to the skies in one of the best first look previews I've ever seen and DC's Legends of Tomorrow begins in 2016. Here's the series synopsis: "When heroes alone are not e...
It's been a busy week in the DC Universe (DCU)! Arrow season 3 concluded, Supergirl took to the skies in one of the best first look previews I've ever seen and DC's Legends of Tomorrow begins in 2016. Here's the series synops...
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Doctor Who and more confirmed for LEGO Dimensions
Start saving brick fans! Doctor Who, Portal 2, Jurassic World, The Simpsons and Scooby-Doo are appearing on LEGO's toys-to-life portal this September. They will be joining Back to the Future, DC Comics, LEGO Movie and The Lord of the Rings. LEGO Dimensions ...
Start saving brick fans! Doctor Who, Portal 2, Jurassic World, The Simpsons and Scooby-Doo are appearing on LEGO's toys-to-life portal this September. They will be joining Back to the Future, DC Comics, LEGO Movie and The Lor...
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ABC renews Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Agent Carter
ABC has renewed both Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Agent Carter after seemingly nixing plans for a rumoured S.H.I.E.L.D. spin-off series. The spin-off was thought to focus on Lance Hunter and Bobbi 'Mockingbird' Morse. Agent Carter's first season garnered rave...
ABC has renewed both Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Agent Carter after seemingly nixing plans for a rumoured S.H.I.E.L.D. spin-off series. The spin-off was thought to focus on Lance Hunter and Bobbi 'Mockingbird' Morse. Agent Car...
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Star Wars Rebels Season 2 premieres this June
Star Wars Rebels returns to US television screens, in a one-hour movie event, June 20th on Disney XD. Star Wars Rebels: The Siege of Lothal sees the return of Darth Vader, voiced by James Earl Jones, as the Dark Lord of the Sith continues to hunt down the J...
Star Wars Rebels returns to US television screens, in a one-hour movie event, June 20th on Disney XD. Star Wars Rebels: The Siege of Lothal sees the return of Darth Vader, voiced by James Earl Jones, as the Dark Lord of the S...
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Brad Bird passed on Star Wars for Tomorrowland
Director Brad Bird (The Incredibles and Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol) explains why he passed on directing Star Wars: The Force Awakens in favour of Tomorrowland. “It absolutely was [a tough decision],” he said. “But there was no way to do [Star Wars...
Director Brad Bird (The Incredibles and Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol) explains why he passed on directing Star Wars: The Force Awakens in favour of Tomorrowland. “It absolutely was [a tough decision],” he said. “But t...
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Would you watch a Marvel and Star Wars channel?
Disney maybe planning to launch Marvel and Star Wars channels according to Daily Finance (via ScreenCrush ). "We have said that with these channels and these brands — ESPN, ABC, Disney, maybe even down the road something related to Star Wars and Marvel — we...
Disney maybe planning to launch Marvel and Star Wars channels according to Daily Finance (via ScreenCrush). "We have said that with these channels and these brands — ESPN, ABC, Disney, maybe even down the road something relat...
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Marvel's Agent Carter relocates to Los Angeles
Whilst UK viewers await news of if/when Agent Carter's first season will be shown. Here's the latest on the second season. “Dedicated to the fight against new atomic age threats in the wake of World War II, Peggy must now journey from New York City to Los A...
Whilst UK viewers await news of if/when Agent Carter's first season will be shown. Here's the latest on the second season. “Dedicated to the fight against new atomic age threats in the wake of World War II, Peggy must now jou...
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Is Captain Phasma the new Boba Fett?
Vanity Fair exclusively revealed Captain Phasma is played by Game of Thrones' Gwendoline Christie in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Captain Phasma, a name harkening back to the saga's film serial inspiration Flash Gordon, is arguably the coolest looking Star...
Vanity Fair exclusively revealed Captain Phasma is played by Game of Thrones' Gwendoline Christie in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Captain Phasma, a name harkening back to the saga's film serial inspiration Flash Gordon, is a...
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Emily VanCamp returns as Agent 13 in Civil War
The dust is starting to settle around Avengers: Age of Ultron's blockbusting conquest of cinema screens the world over. Next year's Captain America: Civil War sees The Winter Soldier's Agent 13, as played by Emily VanCamp (Revenge), return. She'll be joinin...
The dust is starting to settle around Avengers: Age of Ultron's blockbusting conquest of cinema screens the world over. Next year's Captain America: Civil War sees The Winter Soldier's Agent 13, as played by Emily VanCamp (Re...
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Celebrate Star Wars Day with Sky Movies
The first Bank Holiday in May coincides with Star Wars Day on May the Fourth in the UK. All six Star Wars movies - A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones, and Revenge of the Sith - will be shown liv...
The first Bank Holiday in May coincides with Star Wars Day on May the Fourth in the UK. All six Star Wars movies - A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones, and Revenge...
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  • Bournemouth University
    Media Production, 1993 - 1996
  • Exeter College
    1988 - 1992
  • Vincent Thompson High School
    1984 - 1988
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Birthday
January 23
Story
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Multimedia maven and storyteller.
Introduction
John has a BA (Hons) in Media Production from the Media School of Bournemouth University and has worked for the BBC, Dow Jones and Reuters.
Bragging rights
Head injury survivor.
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Blogger and journalist: writes about film, TV & more in the geek galaxy!
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Editorial, audiovisual editing, copywriting
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  • BBC
    Foley artist for Radio Four.
  • Dow Jones
  • Thomson Reuters
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Exeter - Kingsteignton - Colchester - Bournemouth
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