Author Archives: Erik

About Erik

Erik Amaya is the host of Tread Perilously and the former Head Film/TV writer at Bleeding Cool. He has also contributed to sites like CBR, Comics Alliance and Fanbase Press. He is also the voice of Puppet Tommy on "The Room Responds."

Tread Perilously — Private Practice: The Next Episode

Shonduary continues as Tread Perilously takes a look at the Season Six Private Practice episode “The Next Episode.” Dr. Sam Bennett’s plan to shoot a reality show pilot at the practice takes a left turn when his mother and her … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Grey’s Anatomy: My Favorite Mistake

Tread Perilously celebrates television powerhouse Shonda Rhimes with Shondjuary — four weeks of her longest-running shows! First up: Grey’s Anatomy and an episode called “My Favorite Mistake.” While several doctors attempt to become chief of surgery, Dr. Mark Sloan uses … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously: Special Review Unit — We Dream of Machine Elves

Tread Perilously once again opens the case files of the Special Review Unit for a recent episode of Law & Order: SVU called “We Dream of Machine Elves.” When a tourist wakes up in Central Park wearing only a sheet … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Baywatch: Silent Night, Baywatch Night

Tread Merrily concludes with a return trip to Baywatch for the two-part Christmas episode, “Silent Night, Baywatch Night.” When Matt expresses his disdain for Christmas, a number of little people camp out by his tower. He comes to believe they … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Smallville: Lexmas

Tread Merrily continues with the team’s first foray to Smallville. Luckily, they arrived just in time for an episode called “Lexmas.” When Lex Luthor’s attempts to get dirt on Jonathan Kent’s senatorial campaign, he ends up getting shot in the … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: The Next Doctor

Tread Perilously begins its annual Tread Merrily month with the 2008 Doctor Who Christmas special, “The Next Doctor.” When the Doctor arrives in 1851 London, he immediately hears his name being called from afar. But when arrives at the scene … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — 7th Heaven: Gratitude

Tread Perilously’s “Too Many Kids!” month concludes with the traditional Thanksgiving slice of 7th Heaven. Despite Annie Camden getting her family Thanksgiving a week earlier, she’s decided to rush home from visiting her stepmother to experience a third Thanksgiving for … Continue reading

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