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

‘Titans’ Suit Up in First Photos from Season 2 Premiere

DC Universe has released the first photos from the season two premiere of Titans. The episode follows directly after the apocalyptic events of last season’s finale. With Rachel’s father, Trigon (guest star Seamus Dever) having successfully turned Dick dark, he sets out to win the others over to his side by embracing their inner darkness. With […]

Juan Riedinger to Cause Trouble for Archie in ‘Riverdale’ Season 4

He’s survived The Black Hood, The Gargoyle King, and Hiram Lodge (Mark Consuelos). Now, Archie Andrews (KJ Apa) will face off with a new foe in Riverdale season 4. Juan Riedinger (Claws, Good Behavior) has been cast in the recurring role of Dodger, a local thug who becomes a nemesis for the muscular redhead. Deadline […]

Meet the Characters of “Katy Keene” in New Promotional Photos

Alexa, play Welcome To New York by Taylor Swift. The CW has released a batch of promotional photos for upcoming Riverdale spinoff, Katy Keene. Click through the slideshow below for a closer look at Katy, Josie, Jorge, and the rest of your soon-to-be favorite characters. Katy Keene is expected to premiere in early 2020 on […]

Watch the First Trailer for ‘Riverdale’ Spinoff ‘Katy Keene’

In a city of 8 million, they’re 4 of a kind. The CW has released the official extended trailer for upcoming Riverdale spinoff, Katy Keene. Hit play on the video below for another look at Katy, Josie, and friends. Katy Keene will debut in early 2020 on The CW. In a timeless New York City, […]

Star Wars Rebels’ Sam Witwer Joins ‘Riverdale’ Season 4

Watch out, Jughead! ComicBook.com is reporting that Sam Witwer (Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Supergirl) is joining the cast of Riverdale for its upcoming fourth season. Witwer will recur as Mr. Chipping, a lecturer at Jughead’s (Cole Sprouse) new prep school, who will cause trouble for the sardonic teen. According to his official character description, […]

Turn Your Summer Upside Down with Big Mouth Inc.’s ‘Stranger Things’ Collection

Thanks to Big Mouth Inc., your summer just went from bitchin’ to beachin’. The company has released a line of officially licensed Stranger Things products perfect for those hot days in Hawkins, Indiana and beyond. Headed to Hawkins Community Pool? Grab a Waffle Pool Float inspired by Eleven’s favorite food. Keep even the sweetest treats […]

USA Network Reveals First Look at ‘The Purge’ Season 2

The Purge will commence again this fall. USA Network just released a teaser trailer for the upcoming second season of The Purge, which you can see in the video below. Based on the hit movie franchise, The Purge revolves around a 12-hour period when all crime, including murder, is legal. Season 2 explores how a single Purge […]

Levi’s Partners with ‘Stranger Things’ for Capsule Collection

Can’t make a trip to Starcourt Mall? Thanks to Levi’s, you can still dress like your favorite Hawkins resident! The iconic brand worked with the Stranger Things wardrobe department on the show’s third season to create authentically replicated looks for two fan-favorite characters: Eleven (Millie Bobby Brown) and Dustin (Gaten Matarazzo). Not only will these […]

‘Scream: Resurrection’ Coming to VH1 This July

Ghostface is slashing back to television next month. Scream: The TV Series, which previously aired two seasons on MTV, is returning for a third season on VH1. Scream: Resurrection will air two episodes per night of its six-episode season July 8 – 10 beginning at 9 PM. Scream: Resurrection will serve as a reboot for […]

The Coolest Collaborations for ‘Stranger Things’ Fans

Stranger Things returns for its highly-anticipated third season in less than two weeks and fan excitement is at an all-time high. To celebrate the launch of season 3, Netflix partnered with numerous companies for merchandise, food, and more inspired by the series. Read on for some of the coolest collaborations this side of Hawkins, Indiana… […]

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 […]