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Lost Fans Can Help Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief and Indulge Their Geekery Thanks to Javier Grillo-Marxuach

Sadly, while the U.S. Government is aiding Puerto Rico after the devastating effects of Hurricane Maria, it's been doing so much too slowly, and with far too much bigotry. Average citizens. lay organizations, and celebrity efforts have had to fill in a lot of gaps in order to get Puerto Rico the aid it needs, and will continue to need as it addresses this humanitarian crisis.

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Our Hearts Are Hurting: The Xena: Warrior Princess Reboot Is Officially Dead in the Water

In a time of reboots, reshoots, and President Donald Trump, a land in turmoil cried out for a hero. But NBC just sent a chakram straight through the heart of our hopes.

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Executive Producer Javier Grillo-Marxuach Departs From the Xena Reboot; What Happens Now?

Since the above tweet was posted on April 1st, many Xena fans thought this had to be a joke. Sadly, Executive Producer Javier Grillo-Marxuach has confirmed that he is no longer attached to a reboot of the popular property. The question now is: will a Xena reboot be happening at all?

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“Bury Your Tropes” Panel at Austin Television Festival Demonstrates Creators’ Differing Attitudes Towards Fandom

This Saturday, the Austin Television Festival (ATX) hosted "Bury Your Tropes," a panel looking at LGBTQIA representation on TV—particularly television's tendency to kill off women-loving-women, and the recent fan responses to those deaths.

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Producer Javier Grillo-Marxuach Explains How His Xena Reboot Will Be “Very Different” From The 100

Javier Grillo-Marxuach has worked on some of the most popular genre TV shows out there, most recently as co-executive producer on The 100. As part of his work on The 100 he also wrote "Thirteen," possibly the most controversial installment in the series so far for its treatment of a lesbian character.

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On The 100, Our Heda Lexa, and LGBTQ+ Representation on TV

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Last week's episode of The 100, called "Thirteen," was one of the best episodes in the series' history. It also included a plot element that left many fans - particularly young lesbian fans - distraught and angry. **SPOILERS TO FOLLOW FOR THE 100. DO NOT GO PAST THIS POINT IF YOU'RE NOT CAUGHT UP**

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Writers Javier Grillo-Marxuach and Genevieve Valentine Talk About the Return of Xena

Javier Grillo-Marxuach (Lost, The Middleman) was recently made showrunner of the upcoming Xena: Warrior Princess television reboot. Genevieve Valentine (Catwoman) is the writer on the new Xena: Warrior Princess ongoing comic from Dynamite. Now, these two genre faves have gotten together to talk about what makes Xena's story so epic.

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