Spencer Barrett

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Senior Writer, TV & Pop Culture

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Stars are his kind of thing! Spencer Barrett joined the TV Source team as a staff writer in 2013. In 2018, he was promoted to Senior Writer, TV & Pop Culture, shaping our pop culture content. He loves all things horror, Archie Comics and Taylor Swift.

Current Favorite TV Shows:

Riverdale
The Handmaid’s Tale
The Exorcist
Younger
Star Wars Rebels

Recent Articles

Bring Home Twice the Terror with ‘Us’ on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-Ray, & DVD

Academy Award® winner Jordan Peele follows the success of the blockbuster hit, Get Out, with the terrifying new film, Us. Fans around the world can now untether the truth with more than 50 minutes of bonus features delving deep into the mind of Jordan Peele, his filmmaking process and the symbolism behind Us. Set along the North […]

Baskin-Robbins Celebrates ‘Stranger Things 3’ with Limited-Edition Treats & More

Beginning this month, Stranger Things are happening at Baskin-Robbins, as stores across the nation receive a Hawkins-style makeover ahead of the series’ third season premiere. First, both ice cream and Stranger Things fans can enjoy two exclusive Stranger Things-inspired Flavors of the Month: Eleven’s Heaven: a waffle cone-flavored ice cream with chocolate-coated sugar cone pieces and […]

Explore the World of Gilead in ‘The Art and Making of The Handmaid’s Tale’

We’re only a few weeks away from the return of The Handmaid’s Tale and, ahead of the season 3 premiere, a new book has been released to give fans a behind-the-scenes look at the hit Hulu series. The Art and Making of The Handmaid’s Tale details the process of bringing the show from the pages […]

Follow the Cast and Crew of The CW’s ‘Katy Keene’ on Social Media

Welcome to the Big City. The CW recently gave a series order to Katy Keene, a brand-new Riverdale spinoff based on the iconic Archie Comics character. Counting the days until the show debuts and want to keep up with the cast and crew on social media? We’re here to help. Read on for a rundown […]

H&M and Netflix Partner for ‘Stranger Things’ Capsule Collection

H&M and Netflix have announced a Stranger Things capsule collection arriving on May 23 ahead of the series’ highly-anticipated third season. The collaboration will center around Hawkins Community Pool and feature clothing, swimwear, and accessories for both men and women. Per the official press release: “With graphic t-shirts and tanks, shorts, playsuits, swimwear and a […]

‘Riverdale’ Spinoff ‘Katy Keene’ Ordered to Series at The CW

Welcome to the Big City. The CW has given a full season order to Riverdale spinoff Katy Keene, the network announced today. Per the official description: “In a timeless New York City, as enchanting as Riverdale is moody, aspiring fashion designer Katy Keene (Lucy Hale) meets Josie McCoy (Ashleigh Murray), fresh off the bus to […]

First Look at ‘Younger’ Season Six — Shirtless Charles, Singing Diana, and More!

TV Land has released the first look at Younger season six ahead of its June 12th premiere date. Hit play on the video below to see shirtless Charles, singing Diana, and more: In season six, Kelsey (Hilary Duff) is leaning into her new role as publisher at the freshly minted Millennial Print, while Liza (Sutton […]

Riverdale Fans Will Love the New Betty and Veronica x Keds Collection

Whether you were introduced to them on the hit TV series Riverdale or from the pages of classic Archie Comics, you know Betty Cooper and Veronica Lodge. The duo is a perfect pair. Speaking of perfect pairs, the Betty and Veronica lifestyle brand has teamed up with Keds for a shoe collection celebrating the iconic […]

Five Teasers for ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Part 2’

The witch is back. Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Part 2 is set to cast a spell on Netflix Friday, April 5th and, ahead of the highly-anticipated launch, we’re giving fans a preview of the spellbinding stories that await… 

‘Stranger Things’ Returns to Universal’s ‘Halloween Horror Nights’ This Fall

Get ready to return to the Upside Down. Netflix’s hit series Stranger Things is returning to “Halloween Horror Nights” at Universal Studios Hollywood & Universal Orlando Resort with all-new mazes! The mazes on both coasts will parallel the hit show as it leaps forward to 1985, taking guests on a terrifying excursion through portions of […]

Heléne Yorke and Katherine LaNasa Join ‘Katy Keene’ Cast

The cast of Katy Keene, The CW’s upcoming Riverdale spinoff, continues to grow. The pilot episode is currently being filmed across New York and, thanks to some on-set photos, we can confirm two new cast additions. Heléne Yorke (The Other Two) will portray Amanda, Katy’s nemesis and coworker at Lacy’s Department Store. Katherine LaNasa (Dynasty) […]

Watch the First Trailer for ‘Stranger Things 3’ Right Now!

One summer can change everything. Netflix has unleashed the first trailer for the highly-anticipated third season of Stranger Things, which you can watch right now! We’ve also got your first look at photos from the season — check them out in the slideshow below. Stranger Things 3 premieres globally on July 4, only on Netflix.

The Witch is Back. Watch the First Trailer for ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Part 2’ Now!

Double, double, boys and trouble. Netflix just conjured up the first trailer for Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Part 2 ahead of its debut on Friday, April 5th. Check it out below then share your thoughts with us in the comments! Chilling Adventures of Sabrina re-imagines the origin and adventures of Sabrina the Teenage Witch as […]

Zane Holtz and Nathan Lee Graham Join the Cast of ‘Katy Keene’

Filming is officially underway on the pilot of Katy Keene, The CW’s upcoming Riverdale spinoff. Thanks to a photo posted by series star Lucy Hale, we can confirm Zane Holtz and Nathan Lee Graham have joined the cast of Katy Keene. Holtz will portray K.O. Kelly, Katy Keene’s (Lucy Hale) boyfriend described as “a semi-pro […]

First Look: ‘Riverdale’ Does ‘Heathers: The Musical’

Welcome to my candy store. Riverdale’s highly-anticipated “Heathers: The Musical” episode is set to air on March 20th and The CW just released photos previewing “Chapter Fifty-One: Big Fun.” Flip through the slideshow below for your first look then head to the comments with your thoughts! RIVERDALE HIGH PRESENTS “HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL” — As rehearsals […]

A Witchy Love Triangle Takes Center Stage in New ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Part 2’ Key Art

Which one will this witch choose? Netflix just debuted new key art for Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Part 2 ahead of its premiere. Check it out below then head to the comments to share your thoughts! Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Part 2 launches on Netflix Friday, April 5th. Chilling Adventures of Sabrina imagines the origin […]

Lucy Hale Cast as Katy Keene in ‘Riverdale’ Spinoff Series

To quote Julie from Lady Bird, “It’s the titular role!” Lucy Hale (Pretty Little Liars, Blumhouse’s Truth or Dare) has scored the lead role in Katy Keene, The CW’s upcoming Riverdale spinoff, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa announced today on Twitter. Written by Aguirre-Sacasa and Michael Grassi and directed by Maggie Kiley, Katy Keene follows the lives and loves of […]

‘On My Block’ Season Two Premiere Date Announced by Netflix

The Freeridge Squad is back! Netflix has announced On My Block season two will launch on Friday, March 29th. Check out the first trailer below! On My Block, co-created by Lauren Iungerich (Awkward) and Eddie Gonzalez & Jeremy Haft (All Eyez On Me), is a coming of age comedy about four bright and street-savvy friends […]