The Geekender October 16-18: Alias, Locke & Key, Star Wars: Lost Stars, and more!


This weekend, our writers are prepping for Jessica Jones and The Force Awakens and revisiting old favorites in new formats. What's on your geeky agenda?

Why Bradley Cooper says he wanted to '$&@?-ing kill myself' filming Alias

J.J. Abrams’ acclaimed sci-fi series Alias helped launch more than a few careers, but it apparently also made future mega-star Bradley Cooper absolutely miserable.

Jennifer Garner's up for an Alias reboot (but there's one catch)

Long before J.J. Abrams was the darling of Hollywood, he was the mind behind one of the most wildly awesome (and occasionally off-the-rails) series with ABC's Alias. Turns out, original star Jennifer Garner (Daredevil, Elektra) is actually up for getting the band back together—she just has one little requirement.

Agent Vaughn to J.J. Abrams: How Dare You Reboot Alias?

If there's going to be another Alias, he says he's still available.

J.J. Abrams and ABC want to reboot Alias

It looks like one J.J. Abrams spy series—Undercovers—might not be enough for ABC this fal

Why J.J. Abrams' Undercovers isn't just Alias 2

Abrams' spy pilot for NBC will have a different tone and approach from his previous spy series.

Before watching Lost's 100th episode tonight, check out 16 other sci-fi milestones

Take a look back at sci-fi's best and worst 100th episodes, including Star Trek: The Next Generation, The X-Files, and more.