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FadCast Ep. 77 | Teen Novel Film Adaptations ft. Gabriela Lopez

FadCast Ep. 77 | Teen Novel Film Adaptations ft. Gabriela Lopez

FadCast Ep. 77 | Teen Novel Film Adaptations ft. Gabriela Lopez

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FadCast Episode 77

Episode Summary:

Today the FadCast talks about teen novels that have been adapted for film with our special guest, “5th Wave” star Gabriela Lopez. In addition to teen novels to films, we also have Gabriela join us to reenact a scene from “Twilight New Moon.” We also talk about the latest trailer for Netflix’s upcoming film Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny.

How did you like the show? Which is YOUR favorite episode to date? We want to know YOUR opinion, so tell us in the comment section below.

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to’s FadCast episode 77.

Ryan: With celebrity guest, “The Fifth Wave” actress, Gabriela Lopez.

Pooya: Today we’ll talk about the growing cinematic genre of young adult lit adaptations.

Ryan: And fight off everything from plague to body snatching aliens as we talk to Gabriela about her latest film “The Fifth Wave.”

Pooya: That’s right! You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events – “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny” (~6min)

“Twilight New Moon” reenactment with Gabriela Lopez (~11min)

Teen novel adaptations and “The 5th Wave” discussion (~33min)

And you can check out Gabriela in “The 5th Wave” in theaters now and follow her on:



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About The Author


Ryan has been fascinated with film and pop culture since childhood. Throughout college he "played it safe" taking the more lucrative route of being a computer programmer while squeezing in film related courses where he could...but even during his post college career, he could never escape his true passion. After following one of his favorite blogs for a long time, he approached the site's Editor about writing and they reluctantly gave him a shot. He later became their Senior Writer which led to a variety of other projects, radio show appearances, features, and high profile celebrity interviews. Despite his success with blogging, he still wanted more so in order to expand his creative addiction, he merged his IT skills and blogging know-how to create which has continued to grow into a creative Mecca of pop-culture fun and integrity.   [email protected]    Film Fad

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