InnerSPACE

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InnerSpace
InnerSpace logo.jpg
Former logo
Owned by Space
Country Canada
Broadcast area National
Headquarters Toronto, Ontario
Replaced Hyperspace, The Circuit[1]

InnerSpace is a Canadian television talk show devoted to genre news in science fiction, which airs on Space.

About[edit]

SPACE's flagship show, InnerSpace is a daily entertainment talk show covering film, television, video games, technology, comic books, gadgets, news related to the sci-fi genre. Hosted by Ajay Fry, Morgan Hoffman and Teddy Wilson, InnerSpace goes behind the scenes and interviews cast, crew of shows, convention hosts and guests. Times are Monday to Friday at 6 p.m. EST, repeated 11 p.m. on Space (TV Channel).

SPACE.ca[edit]

Segments of InnerSpace programming, information about the cast and show, and entertainment updates can all be found at [1]. Also available on the site are extended segments featuring detailed discussions between the co-hosts, and exclusive interview bites entitled InnerSpace Raw.

History[edit]

SpaceNews was a daily news segment on Space, a Canadian television station. Videographer Natasha Eloi looked at "what's new" in space and the sciences. SpaceNews Monthly is a best-of show based on these interstitials. Both programs finished their runs at the end of September and October 2005, respectively.

InnerSpace began as HypaSpace in 2007. In 2008, it became The Circuit and brought Ajay Fry on to host. In 2009, re-titled InnerSpace, Teddy Wilson joined as co-host. Two years later, Cynthia Loyst joined the team, before leaving to join The Social. Morgan Hoffman joined the show shortly thereafter.

Live Shows[edit]

InnerSpace Live Shows are hour-long specials featuring cast and creators of very popular sci-fi TV shows & Movies.

Notable episodes feature:

Hosts[edit]

Current hosts[edit]

Former hosts[edit]

Podcasts[edit]

InnerSpace has offered 174 iTunes podcasts which offer a weekly report on Sci Fi, Fantasy and Horror featured on Space[2] InnerSPACE features popular podcasts from 2010 on their main page which are listed below[3]

Podcast Date Hosts
William Gibson, Clone Wars, and the movie Monsters 29 October 2010 Mark Askwith, Natasha Eloi
TBBT, The Scream Awards, and William Gibson at IFOA 15 October 2010 Mark Askwith, Teddy Wilson
Supernatural; Wes Craven's 'My Soul To Take' 08 October 2010 Mark Askwith, Natasha Eloi
John Hurt on Alien, The latest trends in horror 22 October 2010 Mark Askwith, John Hurt
Hal-Con, Caprica, SGU LIVE 11 May 2010 Mark Askwith, Ajay Fry
SPACE-Mas, Reel Asian Film Fest, and More 12 November 2010 Mark Askwith, Natasha Elo
Your Holiday Comic Book Shopping List 19 November 2010 Mark Askwith, Christopher Butcher
Year-End entertainment review, interviews with Ryan Robbins and Gavin Stephens 24 December 2010 Mark Askwith, Amy Pagnotta

Blogs[edit]

InnerSpace cast and crew have blogged on current events in the Sci Fi community with their earliest archive being September 2009.[4] Events they have written about include spoilers on the seventh installment of the Harry Potter movie, a guide to the San Diego Comic Con, and information on Space's winning commercials at the Promax Awards. Each blog page may include links to related articles, links to articles by the same author, trailers of the featured content, and a comment box allowing for anonymous 2000-character posts. Blog authors include Rob Moden, "Abelle", "The Crimson King", podcast host Mark Askwith, and finally the hosts of the show itself.

Involvement[edit]

In Sci Fi Promotion[edit]

InnerSpace is involved in the promotion of all things genre including the most imaginative television series, events, movies, video games, graphic novels etc. The show’s increasing presence at genre conventions and award shows across the country provides fans with full coverage and inside access to some of the most exciting events in the industry.

Social Media[edit]

InnerSpace cast and crew frequently blog on the latest events in the sci-fi and genre community with their earliest archive September 2009. Blogs feature images, videos as well as up-to-date information on events, appearances, new releases and upcoming projects. InnerSpace also provides regular updates through the Space Channel Facebook page and Twitter accounts. Active members of the Twitter community, co-hosts Ajay Fry, Morgan Hoffman and Teddy Wilson, keep fans in-the-loop on their latest adventures within the sci-fi sphere through their engaging tweets.

Awards[edit]

InnerSpace and co-hosts Ajay Fry and Teddy Wilson and were honoured in July 2011 by the Constellation Awards, Canada's awards for excellence in science fiction film and television. The two hosts received the award for Outstanding Contribution to Science Fiction Film or Television through popular fan response/submission, and earned 39% of the vote over their competitors: actors Amanda Tapping and Robin Dunne, and author Robert J. Sawyer.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Frye, Brendan (15 June 2010). "Natasha Eloi's Interview on SPACE". Retrieved 10 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "InnerSPACE on iTunes". Retrieved 10 July 2011. 
  3. ^ "InnerSPACE Podcasts". Archived from the original on 30 January 2013. Retrieved 10 July 2011. 
  4. ^ "INNER Space feed". 

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