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Owen Quinn

Husband, dad and Ireland's hardest working author, Owen Quinn is currently knee deep in The Time Warriors, arguably the biggest sci-fi epic ever to come out of Ireland. He has an unhealthy interest in Doctor Who, classic TV and Star Wars, he also hangs around with the Emerald Garrison far toooo much. Is it any wonder he fits in at FTN so well? Find Owen at the timewarriors.co.uk

The posts below were all written by Owen Quinn

Feige: Ant-man script needs rewrites

May 3rd, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

Ant-man is set for our screens soon under the direction of Edgar Wright, but it’s not quite ready to go yet…

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HEROES OF DOCTOR WHO WEEK 28: Janet fielding as Tegan Jovenka

April 30th, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

Tegan had one of the bumbiest introductions to the Doctor and the Tardis, but her stay was a memorable one…

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WATCH: Are UFOs a threat to Irish pilots?

April 29th, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

It seems that the skies above Ireland are not a safe place to be for us humans…

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THE FTN BLOG (29/04/13)

April 29th, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

THE FTN BLOG: Owen once again casts his eye back over the last week and unleashes his thoughts on what has been getting us giddy this week – from Iron Man 3 to the new Thor trailer – and proves that, when you’re a fan, it’s never quiet….

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MOVIE REVIEW: FTN reviews Onus and Splash Area

April 28th, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

We at FTN believe in supporting local talent and this week we’re getting the chance to review two movies from local writer and director George Clarke

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PARANORMAL PONDERINGS: This week we look at the Lizard Man of Lee County

April 28th, 2013 by Owen Quinn 2 Comments

PARANORMAL PONDERINGS: We’ve all heard stories of weird creature or monsters, but what if you were in a community that was terrified of a massive Lizard Man who lived in the woods and regularly scared people?

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HEROES OF DOCTOR WHO WEEK 27: Wendy Padbury as Zoe Herriot

April 25th, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

A companion who was a match for the Doctor and saved the day in ways even he doesn’t know? Meet Zoe…

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THE FTN BLOG (22/04/13)

April 22nd, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

FTN BLOG: This week’s blog is packed full of goodness… Harrison Ford having fun with Star Wars again? Awesome new superman, sorry, Man Of Steel trailer hits, plus more Marvel, Who and Nerd news than should be legal… that’s not to mention Vampires and just who is John Harrison!?

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HEROES OF DOCTOR WHO WEEK 27: Noel Clarke as Mickey Smith

April 16th, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

Mickey the idiot became Mickey the hero and what a journey it was…

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FTN looks back at the origins of The Ice Warriors

April 14th, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

The Ice Warriors are back… and we find out where exactly they came from

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HEROES OF DOCTOR WHO WEEK 26: Sophie Aldred as Ace

April 11th, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

Ace was the seventh Doctor’s main companion and was the basis for such successes as Rose Tyler, whether people like to admit it or not and to this day remains one of the best remembered characters of all timey wimey.

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THE FTN BLOG (07/04/13)

April 7th, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

FTN BLOG: Another epic week of Nerd has passed. Disney closes Lucasarts, multiple Doctor Who anniversary news is out. Another week filled with the sweet and sour we’re afraid with good news and bad. Read the blog, get caught up… Fast.

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THE BIG INTERVIEW: FTN interviews Simon Fisher Becker

April 7th, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

Simon Fisher Becker has become a big part of the Doctor Who puzzle… a man (alien) who, blue-skinned as he may be – seems to know more about the Doctor’s future and just what the question really is…

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And the first Doctor confirmed as NOT returning for the 50th is…

April 5th, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

The BBC have announced that one actor is definitely not returning as the Doctor for the 50th anniversary episode/movie… care to guess Who? ahem.

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Heroes of Doctor Who Week 26: Nyssa

April 3rd, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

Nyssa was called the perfect assistant for the Doctor. Owen looks back at why…

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Misfits is cancelled

April 3rd, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

The latest series will be the last for our super powered community workers

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Tennant and Smith look good together…. PLUS return of the Zygons (pics inside)

April 3rd, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

Confirmation of their participation in the 50th anniversary Doctor Who special

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Muppets co-creator dies

April 3rd, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

Jane Henson, 78, passed away after battling cancer

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THE FTN BLOG: (01/04/13)

April 1st, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

FTN BLOG: This week’s blog is taken over with all the latest talk of a certain Time Lord and his exploits and, ahem, in the future. With casting news of David Tennant getting everyone excited, Owen asks, ‘who’s is that scarf in the background?’

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THE BIG INTERVIEW: FTN interviews Eric Pierpoint

March 31st, 2013 by Owen Quinn Comments

Alien Nation was a great movie, but it was the series and following TV movies that truly put it in the hearts of sci-fi fans. Owen caught up with George himself, Eric Pierpoint…

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