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Category Archive: Tribute

Tribute to William Goldman

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This week marked the passing on not just one but two legendary writers in the world of pop culture. William Goldman died on the 16th November aged 87 years old. Although he’s not… Continue reading

15 Weird Stan Lee Characters You Haven’t Heard Of

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This morning we woke to the said news that comic writer Stan Lee had passed away. The industry legend played a major hand in building the Marvel Universe as we now know it… Continue reading

Tribute: The Top 10 Steve Ditko Characters

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This week we sadly lost of the true pioneers of the comic book medium and the era of superheroes in the modern world. Ditko worked with Stan Lee in creating some of the… Continue reading

Spotlight on Jimmy Stewart

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During the Golden Age of Hollywood, most stars were placed on a pedestal. They were this glamorous and famed overclass the mortals who watched them on screen could only aspire to be like.… Continue reading

In Memoriam: Len Wein

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We have fans of all types of geek culture here at House of Geekery, so the name Len Wein may not be immediately familiar to you. His creations, on the other hand…  … Continue reading

Remembering Tobe Hooper

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Growing up Tobe Hooper had a passion for horror films. True he was a fan of movies as a whole but the horror genre was important to him. Unfortunately he found as he… Continue reading

In Memoriam: George A. Romero

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What’s a zombie? If you answered ‘an aspect of Haitian mythology wherein a corpse animated through magic to work as a slave and will break the spell by killing it’s master if you… Continue reading

In Memoriam: Martin Landau

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Today is a pretty exciting day for geek culture. We have a reveal of a new Doctor on Doctor Who and a new episode of Game of Thrones is out. First though we’re going to… Continue reading

In Memoriam: Michael Nyqvist

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On the 27th June this year we saw the passing of Swedish actor Michael Nyqvist. He was aged 56 and died of lung cancer. Although he is relatively new to English speaking audiences,… Continue reading

In Memoriam: Adam West

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This past Friday night TV and movie star Adam West passed away following a battle with leukemia. He was 88 years old. Adam West was born William West Anderson in Washington in 1928… Continue reading