It’s a bit of a long one this week. Get the three of us together and we can’t shut up about female villains! While I might be biased, I have to say that this is one of our best episodes yet, with Lucy spouting such gems like ‘speaking of psychos…’ and ‘I mean, Gary Oldman… would you say no?!’


This episode contains spoilers for the latest season of Game of Thrones. Proceed with caution… you’ve been warned.

Texts mentioned in this episode include:

  • The Avengers (2012 film)
  • Dracula: original novel and various film iterations
  • Comic characters Wonder Woman, Cat Woman, Poison Ivy, and Emma Frost
  • Batman: The Animated Series
  • Game of Thrones (TV and book series, A Song of Ice and Fire)
  • James Bond film series
  • Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)
  • Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
  • Maleficent (2014)
  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarves
  • Stardust (book and film)
  • Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by JK Rowling
  • Interview with the Vampire by Anne Rice
  • Highlander (1986)
  • Avengers (1961 TV series)
  • The Little Mermaid (1989)
  • Beauty and the Beast (1991)
  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  • Labyrinth (1986)
  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by JK Rowling
  • The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by CS Lewis
  • Matilda by Roald Dahl
  • Futurama
  • Misery by Stephen King
  • The Northern Lights by Philip Pullman
  • Willow (1988)
  • Ladyhawke (1985)
  • Macbeth by William Shakespeare
  • The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster
  • Elysium (2013)

If you haven’t listened to part 1, make sure you catch it. Our full back catalogue is available.