Dallas Marshall writes: ” Will Bubba get a Daddy-Son day, too?”
Answer: Bubba is a big momma’s boy. He’s much happier hanging at home with Akemi.
clevere1 writes: “Is Paul still show running with you Joe?”
Answer: Although Paul is a co-creator and an executive producer on the show, I am (and have been) Dark Matter‘s only show runner.
screwball writes: “If she comes to the set, any chance of getting a picture of her posing with her namesake? Maybe with Anthony Lemke demonstrating the proper way to handle Lulu (and Lulu)?”
Answer: You mean like this?
jeff t writes: “The scripts are done!?”
Answer: Well, the first two anyways – pending the inevitable rewrites. The rest are coming!
jimfromjersey writes: “Will we be seeing any alien species this season?”
Answer: Well, I did promise the girls in wardrobe…
gforce writes: “Right in the midst of moving my stuff to the new house.”
Answer: Congrats! When’s the house-warming party? I’m going to get so wasted I’ll be stripping wallpaper with a flat iron!
msstargate writes: “Might we see an episode or 2 directed by Peter?”
Answer: Peter DeLuise is already booked to direct Episode 209.
Bea_And_Carmen writes: “Is there a way to send in my CV? 3 years of stage management in musical theatre and 10+ years of production work in TV as a background… Hmmm? Chance for a placement?!”
Answer: Alas, we don’t need anyone for this season…but maybe next year?
ceresis64 writeS: “And the new character Treihan is the Warden. What was his casting breakdown?
Answer: “No-nonsense, arrogant, and authoritative, the Warden runs one of the most fearsome intergalactic prisons in colonized space. The Warden doesn’t suffer fools and is quick to confront – and take down – anyone who would challenge his/her iron rule. [REDCATED], the Warden is [REDACTED] that seeks to [REDACTED] the crew of The Raza [REDACTED] about their [REDACTED] (see Episode REDACTED).” Open to all ethnicities and genders.
Dallas Marshall writes: “Why did the bridge have to be broken down during the hiatus, once you got the word that you’d been renewed for season 2? This is a primary set that you know will be used throughout the series. Did they have to rebuild all the sets?”
Answer: Our Raza set is still standing. We’re simply in the process of building some new sets for season 2.
Pontytail writes: “Is your second season preparation easier than your first season?”
Answer: With less lead time to write scripts, it’s actually more challenging.
ceresis64 writes: “Any more news on the casting breakdowns?”
Answer: “MISAKI HAN – A former companion of Ryo Ishida, she is now – as the new Commander of Ishida Royal Guard – determined to bring him back home for execution. Focused, fearless, and deadly, she is a dangerous adversary.”
jeff writes: “In the guest quarters room of the SGC there’s a painting hanging on the wall of what appears to be Saturn. My wife loveeees this painting and I want a print of it… But I can’t find it anywhere. Do you know anything about this set piece? It would be super special to have your involvement in pointing me in the right direction.”
Answer: Hey, Jeff, I wish I could help but I don’t know anything about that particular prop. Sorry.
FargateOne writes: “…and the new actors are…?”
Answer: You’ll find out soon!