Spencer Barrett


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:

The Handmaid’s Tale
The Exorcist
Star Wars Rebels

Recent Articles

Riverdale Fan Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays are right around the corner! Looking for the perfect gift for the Riverdale fan in your life that isn’t a gift card to Pop’s? We’ve compiled a list of the best merchandise to help make your shopping a little easier.

Netflix Reveals ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ Season Two Premiere Date

The witch is back. Chilling Adventures of Sabrina will return for its second season April 5th, 2019 only on Netflix. Check out the first teaser below then hit the comments section to share your thoughts!

Netflix Announces A Series of Unfortunate Events Final Season Premiere Date

A Series of Unfortunate Events is finally coming to a close — but not before ruining 2019. The final season of A Series of Unfortunate Events will bring misery and woe to Netflix on January 1, 2019. We highly discourage you from viewing the Very Fateful Date announcement video below.

Tips for Surviving Your First Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando

Ah, fall…the season of crunchy leaves, Pumpkin Spice Lattes, and haunted attractions. No one has mastered the art of the scare like Universal during their annual Halloween Horror Nights event. Now in its 28th year, Halloween Horror Nights (taking place at both Universal Studios Hollywood & Universal Orlando) brings your fears to life with a […]

The ‘Riverdale’ Round-Up: All the Season 3 News from New York Comic-Con

Cast and crew of Riverdale journeyed to New York Comic-Con ahead of the highly-anticipated season three premiere to give fans teasers for what’s to come. Read on for a recap of everything we learned…

Watch the New Trailer for Netflix’s ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’

The wait is over, witches. Netflix has conjured up the official trailer for Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. Summon your familiar and watch the trailer below, if you dare. #CAOS begins October 26 only on Netflix. Chilling Adventures of Sabrina imagines the origin and adventures of Sabrina the Teenage Witch as a dark coming-of-age story that […]

Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’ with Zak Designs + Discount Code

What’s this? What’s this?  This year marks the 25th anniversary of Tim Burton’s classic animated film, The Nightmare Before Christmas. The movie holds a special place in my heart, having served as the childhood gateway into my love of all things Halloween.

‘Halloween’ Slashes onto 4K Ultra HD & Blu-Ray Combo Pack

The night HE came home…on 4K Ultra HD.  John Carpenter’s iconic horror film Halloween is coming to 4K Ultra HD for the first time ever. Available September 25 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment, the two-disc set includes both 4K Ultra HD and Blu-Ray versions of the film along with more special features than you can shake a butcher […]

First Look at Betty and Veronica’s New ‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch’ Tee

Betty and Veronica may be the coolest girls on Riverdale, but soon all eyes will be on Sabrina Spellman. A new trailer for Netflix’s upcoming Chilling Adventures of Sabrina series debuted online last week and the internet has been abuzz ever since. Counting down the days until the October 26 premiere? You can get a head start on […]

‘Riverdale’ Photos: Shirtless Archie, Bughead and More from the Season 3 Premiere

Excited for the Riverdale premiere? We sure are! The CW has released images from the season 3 premiere, “Chapter Thirty-Six: Labor Day!” and it features a shirtless Archie (KJ Apa), a cute Jughead and Betty (Cole Sprouse and Lili Reinhart) and more!

Netflix Debuts New ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ Character Photos

With just over a month until Chilling Adventures of Sabrina casts a spell on Netflix, promotion for the series is in full swing. Check out new photos and descriptions of the citizens of Greendale. Chilling Adventures of Sabrina begins October 26, only on Netflix.

Watch the First Teaser Trailer for Netflix’s ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’

You’re invited to Sabrina Spellman’s Super Satanic 16. Netflix just released the first teaser trailer for Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. Hit play on the video below to watch right now. Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’s ten-episode first season arrives on Netflix October 26.

Universal Studios’ Halloween Horror Nights Serves Up Taste of the Upside Down with ‘Stranger Things’-Inspired Food

On a scale of one to ten, these foods are an eleven. This year, “Halloween Horror Nights” brings a taste of Hawkins, Indiana to Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort inviting guests to enjoy foods inspired by Netflix’s “Stranger Things” that also complement the terrifying “Stranger Things” mazes debuting at both parks. “Halloween Horror Nights” begins on Friday, September 14, 2018.

Netflix Unveils Official ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ Poster

Happy birthday, witch.  Netflix just released the first official poster for Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. The official Twitter account also teased a surprise coming tomorrow. Could a trailer be on the way soon? Check out the full poster below then share your thoughts with us in the comments!

‘The Purge’ Star Hannah Emily Anderson Talks What’s Next for Jenna, On-Screen Chemistry, and More

USA Network’s The Purge is a horrifying night for many, but this is especially the case for Jenna Betancourt, portrayed by Hannah Emily Anderson. Against everything this annual night of terror represents, Jenna and her husband Rick (Colin Woodell) end up at a pro-Purge party in an attempt to fund their real estate development company. To make matters worse […]

The CW Releases New ‘Riverdale’ Season 3 Trailer

Just when you thought it was safe to go back to Pop’s Diner.. The CW has released a new trailer for Riverdale season three.

TV Review: ‘The Purge’ is Timely and Terrifying

In 2013, Blumhouse Productions released a low-budget movie called The Purge on the big screen. Set in a near-future version of America ruled by totalitarian political party New Founding Fathers of America – or NFFA, for short ­­– the film revolves around a 12-hour period each year where all crime, including murder, is legal. Just […]

USA Network Helps Citizens Prepare for ‘The Purge’ With Purge Shopping Channel

Ahead of The Purge series premiere, USA Network has introduced the satirical Purge Shopping Channel to immerse fans into the world of the Purge. In a clever marketing campaign, USA has also created a series of infomercials showcasing a variety of products to help anyone prepare for Purge Night, no matter how or if they choose to […]