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: A Christmas Carol

It’s December! Which means Tread Perilously becomes “Tread Merrily” — but this year, it’s all about A Christmas Carol and shows taking inspiration from the Charles Dickens classic. First up: Doctor Who‘s 2010 holiday special, “A Christmas Carol.” When Amy … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — 7th Heaven: Thanks And Giving

Tread Perilously concludes its Grab Bag All-Stars month with a helping of turkey from 7th Heaven‘s final season: an episode called “Thanks and Giving.” In the midst of their return from Scotland, Ruthie’s ill-chosen words at a New York airport … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Tequila And Bonetti: Language of the Heart

Tread Perilously’s month of Grab Bag All-Stars continues with another baffling episode of Tequila and Bonetti, “Language of the Heart.” When gang violence makes its way to South Coast, Visiting Detective Nico Bonetti and Officer Garcia decides to make it … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Manimal: Night of the Beast

Tread Perilously celebrates its 250th episode (33 episodes late) with the final hour of Manimal, “Night of the Beast” When Lt. Rivera gives Police Woman a three day weekend for foiling a mob operation, Manimal and Black Partner encourage her … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Supertrain: Pirouette

Tread Perilously’s month of revisiting Grab Bag favorites begins with Supertrain and the episode called “Pirouette.” Mild-mannered gynecologist Dr. Marshall Fossberg (special guest star Bernie Kopell) gets more than he bargained for when his trip on Supertrain includes meeting ballerina … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Supernatural: Hell House

Tread Perilously’s month of “haunted” episodes concludes with Supernatural and the episode called “Hell House.” The road so far brings Sam and Dean to an East Texas town where a house some say is haunted is starting to produce dead … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — SeaQuest DSV: Knight of Shadows

Tread Perilously performs television necromancy by discussing the nearly forgotten SeaQuest DSV and its “haunted” episode “Knight of Shadows.” Late one night, Captain Nathan Bridger recounts recent events to the hologram of his deceased wife. Seventy-two hours earlier, Bridger’s hologram … Continue reading

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