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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 — Who’s The Boss?: Charmed Lives

Tread Perilously’s Backdoor Pilot month continues with an episode of Who’s The Boss? called “Charmed Lives.” Angela heads out to San Francisco to deal with the Vionelli Foods account. She thinks she’s found the perfect “Princess” Vionelli in the form … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — The Facts Of Life: The Beginning Of The Beginning

Tread Perilously’s month of backdoor pilots continues with The Facts of Life‘s attempt to backdoor reboot itself in its final half-hour — an episode called “The Beginning of the Beginning.” When Blair learns Eastland is due to close, she cashes … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — The Golden Girls: Empty Nests

Tread Perilously begins a month of backdoor pilots with The Golden Girls episode “Empty Nests” — the first attempt to launch Empty Nest. When Renee, the girls’ neighbor, begins to lean on them more and more after her daughter moves … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: Silver Nemesis

Tread Perilously wraps up Doctor Who month with its 25th Anniversary story: “Silver Nemesis.” The Doctor and Ace’s jazzy afternoon in Windsor gets interrupted by an alarm signalling imminent danger headed for Earth. Meanwhile in 1638, Lady Peinforte and her … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: Arc Of Infinity

Tread Perilously’s Doctor Who month continues with “Arc of Infinity.” When an antimatter creature attempts to merge with The Doctor, his TARDIS is recalled to Gallifrey. The High Council of Time Lords intends to terminate The Doctor to prevent the … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: Nightmare of Eden

Tread Perilously’s Doctor Who month continues with the Fourth Doctor adventure known as “Nightmare of Eden.” The randomiser forces the TARDIS to land on a starliner already in the midst of trouble. It’s collided with a small freighter, leaving the … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: The Girl In The Fireplace

Tread Perilously begins its annual Doctor Who month with the New Series episode “The Girl In The Fireplace” When the TARDIS lands on a broken spaceship some time in the 51st Century, The Doctor, Rose, and Mickey soon discover it … Continue reading

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