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Entries from August 2007

Washington Post: Making Fun of the Movies

August 30th, 2007 by torgosPizza · 2 Comments

This is an event that happened last Friday, and for the sake of completeness (and because it’s a fun Q&A session, where fans could interact with Mike semi-directly) we’re reposting it here. (viaWashington Post Online) Mike Nelson of “Mystery Science Theater 3000” fame was online Friday, Aug. 24 at 3 p.m. ET to discuss mocking […]

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Tags: In the Media · Interviews · RiffTrax

AppScout (PC Mag blog) interview with Mike!

August 30th, 2007 by torgosPizza · 1 Comment

(via AppScout) Eight years after the series ended, comedy writer Michael J. Nelson is still best known as one of three silhouettes at the bottom of the screen during the second-half of Mystery Science Theater 3000 (MST3K). He was the sole human, alongside two robots (voiced by Kevin Murphy and Bill Corbett), dispensing a constant […]

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Tags: Interviews · RiffTrax

Freeze Dried Movies interview with Mike from Comic-Con

August 15th, 2007 by torgosPizza · Comments Off on Freeze Dried Movies interview with Mike from Comic-Con

(via Freeze Dried Movies) Ever since I first watched Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie, when it came to VHS (remember those? Me either), I had a sneaking suspicion that Michael J. Nelson, head writer and star of the film, as well as the show it was based on, was possibly the funniest man alive. […]

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Tags: Interviews · RiffTrax

Comic-Con photos and wrap-up!

August 14th, 2007 by torgosPizza · 1 Comment

Now that everyone is back from vacation and other pandemonium, we wanted to share with you some of our experience at this year’s Comic-Con, here in San Diego. Here’s what Mike Nelson had to say: “For those of you who weren’t able to meet the RiffTrax crew at ComicCon 2007 let me just say you […]

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Tags: Comic Con · Events · RiffTrax