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 — 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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Tread Perilously — The Partridge Family: Did You Hear The One About Danny Partridge?

Tread Perilously’s “Too Many Kids!” month makes its way to The Partridge Family with the episode called “Did You Hear the One About Danny Partridge?” After Danny gets his leg caught in a mic cable during a performance, he flees … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Eight Is Enough: Never Try Eating Nectarines Since Juice May Dispense

Tread Perilously’s “Too Many Kids!” month continues with the pilot episode of Eight is Enough — also known as “Never Try Eating Nectarines Since Juice May Dispense.” Tom Bradford is an editor at a Sacramento, California newspaper. He is also … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — The Bradys: Bottom’s Up

Tread Perilously ventures into the surprisingly large selection of dramas and sitcoms featuring surprisingly large families for a theme month we had to call “Too Many Kids!” Our first round: an episode of the short lived dramedy The Bradys called … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Supernatural: Bugs

Tread Perilously winds down Horror Month with its annual visit to Supernatural. This year: a Season 1 episode called “Bugs.” Sam and Dean’s search for their father takes a detour to Oklahoma, where a housing development is plagued by a … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Dark Shadows: Episodes 858 & 859

Tread Perilously travels through time to 1969 to watch episodes 858 and 859 of the cult classic gothy soap opera Dark Shadows. In 1897, Quentin Collins continues to suffer in the body of Count Petofi, who in turn intends to … Continue reading

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