About Mathew Scheer
Matt Scheer is a professional writer, amateur actor and singer, and lifelong pop culture geek. Don't get him started on Star Trek, Star Wars, Farscape, DC Comics, The MCU or The Muppets unless you have an afternoon to spare. His first book, After Mask: A Mr. En Mystery, is available on Amazon!
Strange New Worlds dips its toe into doing a musical episode, but it's execution calls back to "Once More, With Feeling" from Buffy Season 6.
There's no denying that Strange New Worlds has all the elements that make Star Trek great, including being good for a laugh from time to time.
Secret Invasion's Gravik has much more in common with Skyfall's Raoul Silva than one would think.
"Lost in Translation" provides good reasons for Sam Kirk’s inevitable decision to leave Starfleet with a visit from his legendary younger brother.
Secret Invasion has proven that Nick Fury was never a master spy by revealing his many failures, but that’s not who he needed to be.
Riding horses may seem incongruous in Star Trek's era of warp engines, but the Enterprise's most famous captains are all accomplished equestrians.
Spock and Captain Kirk have an enduring friendship throughout Star Trek, but they wouldn't have gotten there without Season 2's "Amok Time."
When Joyce Summers died on Buffy the Vampire Slayer, no one looked at the TV series the same way again. Here's what happened and why it mattered.
The Flash could’ve concluded with the ultimate sacrifice but chose instead to end with hope and legacy and the promise that the story is never over.
Making Miles Morales the focal point of a new animated series makes sense in an increasingly diverse and inclusive television landscape.
Doctor Who's 60th Anniversary reunites the Doctor with Donna for one more adventure, but does it risk only celebrating Russell T Davies' first era?
Russell T Davies is revisiting his own era for Doctor Who's 60th Anniversary specials, but Season 14 could see a return to Doctor Who's classic roots.
Futurama's Season 4 episode "Bend Her" depicts Bender changing his gender to win Olympic gold medals, but the story is closer to reality than fiction.
Star Trek: Picard's farewell season was a master class in reunions and goodbyes, but the inclusion of Elnor and Laris could have made it even better.
Can a Galaxy Quest series still fly with the original cast...or should the crew of the original NSEA Protector make way for the next generation?
The Muppets Mayhem teaser features an unmistakable reference to rocking and rolling in the tradition of Spinal Tap.
Nick Fury is about to embark on a one-man war against Earth-invading Skrulls, but Doctor Who came up with a solution to his problem with the Zygons.
Gene Luen Yang's critically-acclaimed comic American Born Chinese addresses racial stereotypes in the US and the Disney+ adaptation is following suit.