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Liz Prugh

Liz is the co-founder of PureFandom.com, an always aspiring #fiercefemale, and loves geeking out over anything and all sci-fi. She believes Luke Skywalker is the most underrated Jedi and has spent an embarrassing number of hours theorizing about 'Game of Thrones'. She also hosts both a Marvel and Star Wars podcast with her brother. Nerd out with her on Twitter @lizprugh.

Pure Fandom Podcast: Reimagining ‘Roswell’ on The CW

This podcast is hosted by Liz Prugh and Meg Bonney. The two discuss The CW’s latest pilot, the untitled ‘Roswell’ reboot. We’ve chosen to call the show a “reimagining” versus a reboot, given that the cast, crew, and writer behind the new show aim to make it timely and relevant to today, with its own […]

Pure Fandom Movie Club: First up, ‘Iron Man’!

Because we have so much fun on our Marvel Podcast, we decided to start a Pure Fandom Movie Club, where you can rewatch the Marvel films with us leading up to the Infinity War premiere on May 4, 2018 in the U.S. The trailer is—not surprisingly—FULL of action and clues as to how Thanos will try and […]

Marvel Movies Podcast Part V: Live at Flix Brewhouse for the ‘Black Panther’ premiere

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! For this episode we record live at Flix Brewhouse theatre before the Black Panther premiere! It’s no […]

Literary sci-fi queen Kameron Hurley shares her inspiration, talks geek feminism

We love highlighting fierce women in pop culture here at Pure Fandom—see our last feature on The Originals writer Carina MacKenzie, who is also helming the Roswell reboot. Our latest feature takes a dive into the literary world with award-winning writer Kameron Hurley. An author, futurist, geek, and Hugo Award-winner Kameron is behind some of the most fascinating sci-fi […]

Watch the amazing concept Obi-Wan Kenobi movie trailer starring Ewan McGregor

Riding the Star Wars wave from the release of Episode VIII: The Last Jedi, a concept trailer for an Obi-Wan Kenobi solo film has been released via Smasher on YouTube. Needless to say, it’s pretty damn awesome and is giving Star Wars fans all sorts of feels. A possible script has been ordered by Disney for […]

Why Old Republic should be the focus of Rian Johsnon’s Star Wars trilogy

Well, Episode VIII is here, and fans are conflicted. In my review of the film you can see why fans aren’t too wild about the film (plus moments the movie got right). Episode VIII director Rian Johnson has been #blessed by Kathleen Kennedy to write and director a completely new Star Wars trilogy, and while […]

Here’s why Star Wars fans are so pissed about ‘The Last Jedi’

The following article contains spoilers for ‘The Last Jedi’. Read at your own risk! This is not an article meant to bash The Last Jedi, so if that’s what you’re looking for you won’t find it here. Being a big Star Wars fan doesn’t mean you can hate on a new film/its director or overly […]

Exclusive: ‘The Originals’ Carina MacKenzie talks writing TV, fandom, and the ‘Roswell’ reboot

It’s the golden era for television, there’s no doubt about it. From vampire love triangles to dragon-riding queens, there’s something for everyone and a zillion ways to watch. Each week fans invest an evening (or two, or three) to watching their favorite shows, with a ritual centered around its significance. Whether its boxed wine and […]

Star Wars Theory Series Part 22: Pre-Game for ‘The Last Jedi’

Star Wars Theory Series is hosted by PureFandom.com co-founder Liz Prugh and her brother Patrick (talking about Star Wars is one of the only ways she can get him to hang out with her). They frequently have their other two brothers, dad, and Liz’s husband and self-proclaimed Star Wars experts as guest hosts. They’re dedicated to putting a […]