Geek To Me Radio #17: COVID’s Effect on Comic Shops with Justin Burnette-Doctor Who Fan Casting with Writer Richard Dinnick

May 14, 2020

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Justin Burnette ( , the owner of Justin’s Comics in St. Charles, Missouri, talks about how COVID-19 has affected comic book shops. Make your online purchases at

Writer Richard Dinnick ( on his ongoing Twitter project of fan casting Doctor Who. Check out his Twitter account to see which Monty Python member he would cast in Matt Smith’s role of the 11th Doctor if it was actually 1963.

And as always, thanks to our amazing sponsors Marcus Theatres and Historic St. Charles, Missouri!

0:00 Segment 1 Justin Burnette, the owner of Justin’s Comis in St. Charles, on how COVID-19 has affected comic book shops
13:13 Segment 2 Writer Richard Dinnick on his Doctor Who fan casting
33:20 Segment 3 Has Richard Dinnick had any of the celebrities he’s cast reach out to him?
42:57 Segment 4 Richard on why he hasn’t thought to cast James in any roles yet and his panels at Gallifrey One.

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