Home Liz & Lindi

Liz & Lindi

Pure Fandom was created by fangirls and best friends, Liz (Pochop) Prugh and Lindi Smith. Their site - along with several other expert fan contributors! - brings you updates and breakdowns on shows like 'The Walking Dead,' 'Game of Thrones,' 'The Originals', and more. Liz & Lindi have written for Entertainment Weekly, AOL, HelloGiggles, and frequently host Comic-Con panels around the country. They are dedicated to putting a comedic and fun twist on all things fandom.

5 Things fans need in ‘The Walking Dead’ season 8

The Walking Dead returns to our screens on Sunday, October 22, and we couldn’t be more excited. After the San Diego Comic Con trailer and reveal that the show will make a time-jump, there’s a lot to theorize on and discuss. The cast also said in a recent Entertainment Weekly interview that, “this feels like our […]

Marvel Movies Podcast Part II: Captain America, The First Avenger

The Pure Fandom Marvel Movies Podcast is hosted by Patrick Pochop and his co-host and sister, Liz Prugh. The two also host Pure Fandom’s Star Wars Theory Series Podcast. Join them as they relive each Avenger leading up to the new Marvel films! In our first podcast, we discussed the evolution of Iron Man and what […]

First look photos for the ‘Supernatural’ season 13 premiere

The CW’s Supernatural returns for lucky season number 13 next month, and we could not be more excited! In these new photos from the season’s premiere episode, we don’t get a whole lot of Dean and absolutely nothing of Castiel. We do, however, get a look at Sam spending some time behind bars with Jack […]

New ‘Teen Wolf’ photos give a sneak peek into the series finale

The Teen Wolf series finale is right around the corner, and these new photos preview plenty of blood, destruction… and STYDIA, and THIAM, and DEREK, and MALIA IN A BOSS LEATHER JACKET. Okay, there’s a lot of goodness in these pictures. Our spoiler-free review of the finale previews that everything comes full circle beautifully, just […]

New ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ season 3 photos preview a beach brawl

The new Legends of Tomorrow season 3 photos preview some tense moments and a beach fight that includes… Roman warriors? Yup. The show returns next month on The CW with all new episodes, starting with “Aruba-Con.” Check out the photos from upcoming Legends of Tomorrow episode “Aruba-Con”: Legends of Tomorrow season 3 premieres Oct. 10 […]

‘The Walking Dead’ cast celebrates 100 episodes in new photoshoot

Thanks to Entertainment Weekly, we have some stunning, fun new photos of The Walking Dead cast celebrating 100 episodes. Feast your eyes on these gorgeous pictures taken by Art Streiber during the show’s cover shoot — featuring Norman Reedus, Andrew Lincoln, Melissa McBride, Danai Gurira, and Lauren Cohan. You can view the entire 100 episode photo […]

TV shows and movies leaving Netflix this October

It’s time to get your binge on. Netflix is purging itself of a whole lot of TV shows and movies this October. Here is a comprehensive list of everything that’s leaving Netflix next month.: Oct. 1 30 Rock: Seasons 1 – 7 A Love in Times of Selfies Across the Universe Barton Fink Bella Big […]

‘Game of Thrones’ main characters ranked by screen time

Which Game of Thrones main character gets to claim the title of having the most screen time since the show’s beginning? IMDb made an incredibly thorough list of every character and tallied their screen time, and some may surprise you. Here are the top 10 most featured characters: #10 – Theon Greyjoy Season 1: 9 […]

How the GOT season 7 finale set up ‘Game of Thrones’ season 8

Game of Thrones: Season 7, Episode 7, “The Dragon and the Wolf,” Aired Aug 27, 2017   SPOILER ALERT: This post discusses the season 7 finale of Game of Thrones. Spoilers ahead! Was that the greatest episode of Game of Thrones yet? We’re going with yes. With all that happened, let’s break down how the season 7 finale set […]

Is Dany Azor Ahai? Here’s how she fits into this ‘Game of Thrones’ theory

SPOILER ALERT: Do not continue reading if you have not watched Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 6, “Beyond the Wall”. This post breaks down the theories around what could happen next. Also, if you haven’t watched yet, WHAT ARE YOU DOING WITH YOUR LIFE — I (LIZ) JUST HAD A BABY AND FIND THE […]

3 Questions about the Night King’s new [SPOILER] weapon

SPOILER ALERT: Do not continue reading if you have not watched Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 6, “Beyond the Wall”. This talks about the crazy shit the Night King did that has everyone freaking out. Whelp, it finally happened, guys. Dany lost one of her dragons, and to make matters worse, that Night King […]

‘Game of Thrones’: 10 Questions we have after watching “Beyond the Wall”

Game of Thrones: Season 7, Episode 6, “Beyond the Wall,” Aired Aug 20, 2017 Game of Thrones continues to up the action and drive the plot forward at a rapid pace. “Beyond the Wall” was one of the most epic episodes to date, but we have to admit, we have a hell of a lot […]

Frank Castle is out for blood in the first ‘The Punisher’ trailer

It’s here! The first look at Marvel’s The Punisher has dropped, and it’s just as dark and twisted as we’d expect. The Punisher trailer features Frank Castle (Jon Bernthal) narrating an ominous promise of vengeance over flashes of his past. There isn’t very much revealed in this first teaser, but we do see glimpses of […]

The 4 biggest takeaways from ‘Game of Thrones’, episode 7×05 “Eastwatch”

Game of Thrones: Season 7, Episode 5, “Eastwatch”, Aired Aug. 13, 2017 Well… that escalated quickly. A lot happened in Game of Thrones‘ latest episode, “Eastwatch”. As the show rapidly picks up its pace with the timeline, we see major things unfold in King’s Landing, the Citadel, Dragonstone, Winterfell, and even beyond the Wall. There […]

Talking TV With Liz and Lindi: ‘Game of Thrones’ 7×04, “Spoils of War”

Talking TV With Liz and Lindi podcast recap: Game of Thrones, Season 7, Episode 4, Spoils of War, Aired July 30, 2017 Holy guacamole! Was that the most epic battle scene we’ve ever seen on Game of Thrones? Tune in as we break down the crazy work that went on behind-the-scenes to pull off Drogon’s Westeros debut, as well as […]