10 Jul Issue #124 – “The Starman Legacy”
This week we talk all about the many characters to have taken up the mantle of Starman. Hint: there are SO MANY of them!
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SHOW NOTES (courtesy of Josh Gill)
(1:45) Crystal Putney’s 5-Star Facebook Review
News and Notes
(13:43) WB’s Presence at SDCC
The Starman Legacy
(27:23) Who is Starman?
(34:55) Any relation to the movie Starman?
(36:38) Favorite of the Starmen.
(42:07) Which Starman used the powers the worst? Which character was the most surprising?
(45:46) Casting the other Starmen/Starboys/Star-Spangled Kids.
(52:30) Is Jack Knight the only good example of hero who successfully retired?
(58:03) Was there any connection between Will Payton and the Knight family?
(1:01:02) Writing a JLA/Legion crossover featuring Starboy and Stargirl.
(1:08:05) Which version would David Bowie been best suited to portray?
(1:10:31) Top villains for each Starman.
(1:16:13) Which character pairs up with Starman the best? Which character should take up the mantle?
(1:20:15) Why does DC bring a former Starman out of retirement instead of utilizing Stargirl?
(1:25:43) Flip Switch
(1:27:58) Video James
Characters, Places, Things
Starman I – Ted Knight
Starman II – David Knight
Starman III – Jack Knight
Starman VI – Prince Gavyn
Starman VII – Farris Knight
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