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"Fire Me!" - Amanda Tapping's Tip for Shutting Down Sexism

In this clip from Amanda Tapping in Conversation: Uplifting Women in TV & Film, an epic 93-minute interview exclusively for members of The Companion, the actor-turned-director and executive producer offers advice on how to shut down sexism – and recalls a jaw-dropping incident when she had to confront bullying on set.

Elsewhere in the interview, Amanda talks about the early days of Stargate SG-1 and growing up alongside Sam Carter, the importance of LGBT+ representation, her mentors and how she helps others, and more insights from the making of Sanctuary, Supernatural, and Motherland: Fort Salem.

Members of The Companion also get access to an exclusive 78-minute interview with Stargate SG-1 lead Michael Shanks and Brad Wright, co-creator of all three Stargate series, and creator of Travelers on Netflix, along with weekly long reads and podcasts.


The Companion Breaks the Stories that Matter

This isn’t the first time that The Companion has released scoops that left fandom reeling.

– We signed up Brad Wright to write his take on Star Wars and Superman

– He also shared the first concrete details on the new Stargate series – news that made it to Syfy Wire and Space.com.

– We wrote a tear-jerking deep dive on the Sam Carter and Jacob Carter relationship that was voted Best Digital Original Content 2020 by the Stargate subreddit

– Only last week, our hit Stargate podcast with writer/producer Joseph Mallozzi revealed that Jason Momoa hadn’t even thrown a punch before he was cast on Stargate Atlantis.

– Beyond the Gate, we asked Marvel Studios boss Kevin Feige about a second season of WandaVision, and his answer made the front page of ComicBook.com.

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