Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Every weekday, your Sci-Fi 5 brings you five minutes of science fiction history. Our panel of hosts present the background stories and details about the creators and context around the stories you love. Brought to you by Roddenberry, the first name in science fiction.

Feb 2, 2023

With his dedication to bringing his characters to life, Brent Spiner could have become a household name in almost any role. Today's Sci-Fi 5 explores how his star was rising even before a certain android was brought online.

Follow Sci-Fi 5 for your daily dose of science-fiction history.

Written by Shane Vaughn

Hosted by...


Feb 1, 2023

It was an atypically funny X-Files case with some familiar guest stars - and a story that was intended for another series years earlier. Today's Sci-Fi 5 recalls when Mulder and Scully met the Weremonster!

Follow Sci-Fi 5 for your daily dose of science-fiction history.

Written by Brian Clayton

Hosted by Jessica Lynn...


Jan 31, 2023

Known best for his comedy and podcasting success stories, Paul Scheer is also the voice of characters in the Marvel and Star Trek universes.  Today's Sci-Fi 5 celebrates his life, laughs, and his career.

Follow Sci-Fi 5 for your daily dose of science-fiction history.

Written by Ashley Thomas

Hosted by Roberto...


Jan 30, 2023

It had heartwarming family drama, comedy, some big names, and even a space monkey.  But today's Sci-Fi 5 asks: was that enough to make 1981's Earthbound noteworthy?

Follow Sci-Fi 5 for your daily dose of science-fiction history.

Written by Ryan Myers

Hosted by Earl Green

Music by Devin Curry


Jan 27, 2023

His dissatisfaction with the comic book industry led him to revitalize that industry by cross-pollinating genres.  Today's Sci-Fi 5 pays tribute to Frank Miller.

Follow Sci-Fi 5 for your daily dose of science-fiction history.

Written by Johnny Kolasinski

Hosted by Roberto Lewis

Music by Devin Curry