Battlestar Galactica Podcast Trivia #1 – Sci Fi Channel originally referred to their award winning Podcast series as their “podcast stunt.”
Battlestar Galactica Podcast Trivia #2 – Often recorded with a tall glass of scotch and a cigar
Battlestar Galactica Podcast Trivia #3 – The very man with the balls to not only “re-imagine” Battlestar Galactica and make Starbuck a “girl” was surprised by the success of the Podcast.
“If you’re actually bothering to download my Podcast and listen, it implies you have an interest in the show that goes beyond reading the scifi press kit.”
“People were really astonished that I was trashing my own show on my Podcast … I felt like I owed that to my audience …”
“The president of the network is listening to my Podcasts?”
“At the beginning of the process, I just looked at the Podcast as more work … but the Podcasts, they are fun, I enjoy it, it’s relaxing … in a real way, I look at the Podcast as the final act of producing the episode.”
Battlestar Galactica Podcast Trivia #4 – The miniseries tested terribly to focus groups. They were told they should never pick the thing up as a series.
“It gives me a direct line to the audience.”
“It feels like the potential for this medium is pretty limitless at this point.”
By the way, Season Three starts next Friday, 9p. There has never been anything better on tv.