About Janice Kay

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Janice's first memories of the genre were of watching the original 'Star Trek' and classic 'Doctor Who' episodes (Tom Baker, aka the Fourth Doctor, was her first). Soon, she was introduced to 'Godzilla' and her addiction then spread to books, magazines, movies and comics. Janice continued as a closet geek as her thirst and love for sci-fi grew and was only second to her love of baking. Then one night, on a whim, she answered a tweet to be a writer for ScienceFiction.com and the geek girl insider her was soon set free. Within 3 years she became the Senior Editor for the site. When not writing or editing for ScienceFiction.com, Janice is scouring the internet to feed her sci-fi cravings while defending conspiracy theories, protecting scientific theorems and loving all things science fiction.... and baking cookies.
Favorites: Doctor Who, Warehouse 13, Star Trek: TNG, Quantum Leap, X-Men movies, Merlin, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Charmed, Grimm, Arrow, Star Wars, Back to the Future, Torchwood, Being Human, Supernatural, Galaxy Quest
Location: Los Angeles, CA

Janice Kay - Senior Editor

  • ‘Pottermore’ Challenge Update: 7 Books, 7 Days, 7 Chances

    Posted Saturday, July 30th, 2011 11:27 pm GMT -4

    I know many of you are excited about getting to the ‘Pottermore’ Challenge and the refresh page on the site is not helping. To help you along, here is some up to the minute information straight from the official ‘Pottermore’ blog, ‘Pottermore Insider’ about what to expect. In order to be one of the first […]

  • ‘Pottermore’ Will Open To First 1 Million Who Complete Its Challenge Tomorrow

    Posted Saturday, July 30th, 2011 09:00 am GMT -4

    Attention all you Harry Potter fans! Last month we announced the launch of the new ‘Pottermore’ site ~ an interactive website developed by J.K. Rowling and Sony based on the Harry Potter books. Well, today is the last day for you to submit your e-mail for a chance to be one of the million people […]

  • Marvel and Paramount Officially Release ‘Avengers’ Teaser

    Posted Friday, July 29th, 2011 03:00 pm GMT -4

    Last week I reported that a leaked version of ‘The Avengers’ trailer was floating around the internet, but just as fast as it was uploaded, it was removed at the request of the studios. In a surprise move, however, Marvel and Paramount Studios just released their own official ‘Avengers’  teaser containing some scenes from the […]

  • ‘Doctor Who’ Fans, “We’re Not Really Going to Save Hitler”

    Posted Friday, July 29th, 2011 09:00 am GMT -4

    Ever since the words “Let’s Kill Hitler” appeared at the end of the Doctor Who mid-season finale, fans of the show have conjectured about how this episode would play out. But it wasn’t until the fall season trailer that was shown at Comic Con, did they ever conceive that the Doctor would do the opposite […]

  • ‘G.I. Joe 2’ Unofficially Titled ‘Retaliation’, Officially Coming June 29, 2012

    Posted Wednesday, July 27th, 2011 07:30 pm GMT -4

    G.I. Joe 2 which was originally slated to be released on August 10, 2012 has been bumped up a couple moths. In an exclusive, Deadline.com has announced that it has become obvious that ‘Star Trek 2’ will not be able to be completed by the original release date of June 29, 2012 so Paramount has decided to […]

  • ‘Battleship’ Movie Trailer Blasts Online

    Posted Wednesday, July 27th, 2011 01:29 pm GMT -4

    Universal has just released the trailer for their mega costly movie ‘Battleship’.  With $200 million as the estimated budget of the film, ‘Battleship’ is becoming one of the most expensive upcoming movies Hollywood has ever made joining the ranks of ‘King Kong’, ‘X-Men: The Last Stand’, ‘Spiderman 3’ and ‘Avatar’. ‘Battleship’ is based on the […]

  • Video Game Preview: ‘Spider-Man: Edge of Time’

    Posted Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 06:52 pm GMT -4

    The news is finally out! ‘Spider-Man: Edge of Time’ will be released on October 4th.  Activision made the announcement at Comic Con and even allowed some players to get a hands- on preview of the game. Gamers will see quite a few changes from the last years ‘Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions’ game. Spider-Man 2099 will be […]

  • ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ Will Be Released In IMAX 3D

    Posted Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 02:38 pm GMT -4

    In a press release by Sony Pictures today, it was announced that ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ will be simultaneously released in IMAX 3D with the film’s worldwide release on July 3, 2012. According to Rory Bruer, President of Worldwide Distribution of Sony Pictures Entertainment, “We couldn’t be more excited to be able to offer this extraordinary […]

  • Marvel Reveals ‘Avengers’ Movie Posters

    Posted Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 01:01 pm GMT -4

    Many fans of’ The ‘Avengers’ were saddened by the fact that there were no trailers or stars to promote the movie at Comic Con. (You can read more about ‘The Avengers’ trailer here along with reviews of Captain America and Thor.) However, Marvel Comics (in true Comic Con style) did reveal the new character concept posters… […]

  • Star Trek Sequel May Begin Filming January 2012

    Posted Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 09:30 am GMT -4

    It’s been two long years since we heard from the crew of the Enterprise, but news from co-writers /producers Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman say that filming may begin as early as January of next year. Why so long for a sequel?  According to David Lindelof, all four writers of the original ‘Star Trek’ remake were busy with […]

  • ‘Doctor Who’ Teasers For Second Half of Season 6, Returning Cast Members and More…

    Posted Monday, July 25th, 2011 09:00 pm GMT -4

    Hall H was filled with the sounds of sonic screwdrivers and thunderous applause for the appearance of Matt Smith and Karen Gillan at Comic Con yesterday. The stars were on hand along with former producers Piers Wenger, Beth Willis and writer Toby Whithouse (who is also the creator of ‘Being Human’) to premiere the new […]

  • ‘ThunderCats’ to Premiere on Cartoon Network, Friday July 29th

    Posted Sunday, July 24th, 2011 04:00 pm GMT -4

    The familiar battle cry of “ThunderCats! Ho!” will once again hit the airwaves starting Friday, July 29, when the Cartoon Network premieres it’s reboot of the classic ‘ThunderCats’ series. To help promote the new reboot of ‘ThunderCats’, producers Ethan Spaulding and Michael Jelenic announced to the crowd at Comic Con yesterday that in this animated […]

  • Movie ‘In Time’ Featuring Justin Timberlake Coming To Theatres October 2011

    Posted Friday, July 22nd, 2011 09:00 pm GMT -4

    One of the best advantages of Comic-Con is that movie studios release promos of upcoming movies with their lead actors right there to make the big reveals. In this case, it was Justin Timberlake and Amanda Seyfried for their movie ‘In Time’. ‘In Time’ is a sci-fi thriller written and directed by Andrew Niccol (best […]

  • The Penguin Unleashed in Batman: Arkham City

    Posted Friday, July 22nd, 2011 05:38 pm GMT -4

    Comic Con was buzzing yesterday at the reveal of some new characters in ‘Batman: Arkham City’, the hugely anticipated sequel to ‘Batman: Arkham Asylum’ (which, according to the Guinness Book of World Records, is the  most critically acclaimed video game ever). Panelists Mark Hamill (‘Star Wars’ &  voice of The Joker), Kevin Conroy (voice of ‘Batman: […]

  • ‘Life 2.0’ Questions The Impact of Virtual Worlds

    Posted Thursday, July 21st, 2011 09:00 pm GMT -4

    What happens when your virtual life becomes your reality? That is the question posed in this critically acclaimed documentary ‘Life 2.0’. The movie follows several people whose lives are dramatically affected by their involvement in Second Life. Second Life is an online virtual world where users (called Residents) can interact with each other through their […]