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About brooketessmacherfan

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    New terminator film!

    Seen, Terminator: Dark Fate and it’s fantastic, only T2 & the first terminator are better
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    Films watched in 2019

    The Lion King (2019) stands up very well to the classic animated lion king film from around 25yrs ago
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    New terminator film!

    Yep James Cameron confirmed it
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    Celebrities Name A to Z

    Yvonne Strahovski
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    Films watched in 2019

    Godzilla: King Of The Monsters. A very good sequel to the 2014 Godzilla reboot that does what it says on the tin. Godzilla fighting other monsters like King Ghidorah to set up Kong v Godzilla next year
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    Films watched in 2019

    X-Men: Dark Phoenix. A very good end to the X-Men franchise & a lot better than reviews say it is. Not the worst X-Men film
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    TV shows watched in 2019

    Star Trek: Discovery season 2. season finale was on good Friday and it was a fantastic end to a fantastic 2nd season
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    Films watched in 2019

    Hellboy (2019) a very enjoyable, bloody, gory & violent reboot of the hellboy franchise. Well worth a watch 8/10
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    Your convention experiences: Pros and Cons

    Late posting this as been busy the past few months since DST last year with various commitments, mainly with ice hockey & family (my brother is in the circus) No cons at all for me. Was worried I’d struggle because of my autism, but I didn’t at all. All the volunteers were great, the guests were fantastic. Obviously a special thank you to Jeri Ryan as she’s why I went. So incredibly lovely with me & hasn’t aged a bit. The Discovery cast were an absolute pleasure to interact with at the panels, autograph tables & photoshoots along with Alice Krige, Gates McFadden, Martha Hackett the panels I attended were all great and was fantastic to ask Jeri a couple of questions. The convention was very easy to get around & was places where I could go when things got to much. my first DST was fantastic and it won’t be my last. Unlikely to be back this year, but I’m already planning for 2020
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    Films watched in 2018

    Aquaman, one of the better dceu films
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    Who did you get?

    Photos Jeri Ryan Kate Mulgrew Mary Wiseman Doug Jones Alice Krige Autographs Gates McFadden Jayne Brook Martha Hackett Steve Rankin Alice Krige Jeri Ryan Sonequa Martin-Green All of them were really lovely with me, especially Jeri Ryan, Sonequa Martin-Green & Jayne Brook
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    Any exclusive reveals?

    Mary Chieffo revealed the new look her character has in Star Trek: Discovery
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    What a fantastic weekend!

    Please delete this one moderators, pressed quote instead of edit
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    What a fantastic weekend!

    I was ridiculously excited about my first Star Trek convention yet was also very nervous as I was worried my nerves would get the better of me as I’m autistic and not usually good in crowds but I ended up having a fantastic weekend and it could not have gone any better and have nothing negative to say about DST Jeri Ryan was the main guest I was looking forward too and she was fantastic all weekend with me and was so incredibly lovely. firstly when I got her autograph on Friday (made her a priority to get as thought Jeri would be incredibly busy on saturday & sunday) she had a lovely chat & thanked me for coming. Then on Saturday I had my photo with her and again she was incredibly lovely & then yesterday I attended her “Seven Of Nine” panel and normally I don’t ask questions at panels as I’m too nervous, but Jeri made me overcome my nerves & was able to ask a couple of questions about Voyager & Dracula 2000. Other guests I enjoyed interacting with were the Discovery cast at panels, photo shoots & autographs with special mentions for Sonequa Martin-Green who was really fun, bubbly & really lovely both when I got her autograph & at the discovery panel, Jason Isaacs who did a brilliant solo panel on sunday, Mary Wiseman who was more than happy to chat to me about Tilly as she was leaving a panel to go back to signing autographs and Mary Chieffo & Ken Mitchell who were both very funny & entertaining, especially at their panel on Sunday which closed my weekend at DST. Had a lovely chat with Jayne Brook too & Doug Jones is a lovely guy William Shatner was very funny & entertaining in his panel I attended, enjoyed the panel with Michael Dorn & Terry Farrell too. Alice Krige & Gates McFadden were lovely was really lovely chatting to other Trek fans who couldn’t care less that I was autistic & treated me as just a Trek fan. will be back for more. Don’t think it will be next year, but I’ll be there in 2020
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    Nichelle Nichols

    I had Nichelle as one of my allocated autographs in my commander package. Tried to get her on the Saturday but she wasn’t there because she wasn’t well. On the Sunday, I tried to get her in the afternoon as has no time on Sunday morning because of panels & photos and the crew member for Nichelle said I could either join her queue but because she was still not fully 100% it wasn’t guaranteed I’d get her autograph, I could swap it if I wanted too for Jayne Brook’s (from Star Trek: Discovery) autograph. so I decided to get Jayne’s autograph instead to avoid running out of time to get her autograph if Nichelle had to leave after being in her queue for ages