Fantastic Adventures with Dean & Bertie

Fantastic Adventures with Dean & Bertie

By Shotglass Media

Dean Dobbs and Bertie Gilbert love movies, video games and Star Wars. So they decided it was high time to put their late-night, surreal chin-wags into podcast form. Star Wars always finds a way into their conversation, it's almost like an addiction. So if you are a fan of Sci-Fi and geek culture, this is a podcast for you.

Dean Dobbs is a YouTuber, writer and comedy performer. Along with his comedy partner Jack Howard, he makes sketches for the Jack & Dean YouTube channel. Dean has presented on BBC Radio One and written and starred in two series of ‘JACK & DEAN OF ALL TRADES’ for U.S VOD platform Fullscreen. The short form comedy series also starred the likes of Jessica Hynes and Game of Thrones’ Jacob Anderson. 

Bertie Gilbert is also a YouTuber and fast becoming an accomplished young film maker. His notable successes include short film, BLUE SUSHI, which was funded by YouTube. This was followed up in 2016 with LET IT BE, which starred YouTubers Dodie Clark and Savannah Brown. 



SURPRISE! Here is some bonus material to tide you over until season two. Dean & Bertie imagine what it might be like to cross President of Lucasfilm, Kathleen Kennedy.Dean Dobbs – Gilbert –  See for privacy and opt-out information.
10/09/188m 18s

TOXIC FANDOM with Cyarine

Dean and Bertie break open the discussion around TOXIC FANDOM and the twitter man babies. What is it with these guys? These people who spread prejudice and abuse over the latest popular movie or TV show and drive well love actors off the internet.To help with this discussion is character artist Cyarine. Being female and having experienced her own toxic fans, she's the perfect person to join the boys in trying to make sense of all the toxic madness.Cyarine - Dobbs – Gilbert –  See for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1835m 47s


Whether it's a FEAR of the dark, a Furby or a particular film, in this episode Dean and Bertie discuss what scares them. Plus! You can't talk about fear with out addressing one of the year's biggest horror films, Hereditary. The boys give their honest review of the movie but be warned, if you haven't seen the film there are major spoilers. Sit back and enjoy a fearful fantastic adventure.Dean Dobbs – Gilbert –  See for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1842m 55s

VIDEO GAMES vs MOVIES with Julia Hardy

Video games expert and presenter Julia Hardy joins the boys to discuss which is better, video games or movies? What does the future hold for both formats and will there ever be a good movie made from a video game? This episode is a deep dive into Dean, Bertie and Julia's enduring love for video games. Buckle Up.Julia Hardy - Dobbs – Gilbert –  See for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1841m 51s


In this episode Sammy Paul helps Dean and Bertie address the subject of DISAPPOINTMENT and more importantly, people's disappointment in the DC Extended Universe. The trio address the critical misfires Batman Vs Superman Dawn of Justice and Justice League. But they also mull over whether the Christmas holiday season is responsible for inviting too much disappointment. It's not all bad though, the boys praise Wonder Woman and agree that the new Shazam trailer shows some promise for the DCEU. As usual there are spoilers galore, but just sit back and enjoy another Fantastic Adventure.Sammy Paul - Dean Dobbs – Gilbert –  See for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1834m 1s

FUTURE with Bill Milner

If you are a young person thinking of a FUTURE as an actor, then this episode is for you. Bill Milner stops by for a lengthy chat with the boys about starting out as an actor after the success of his 2007 movie Son of Rambow. Bill discusses his experiences of being a young actor and talks about working on Matthew Vaughn's X-Men First Class, Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk and the upcoming Netflix movie Apostle, starring Dan Stevens and directed by The Raid helmer Gareth Evans.Dean also chats about his Jack&Dean performance at this year's Summer in the City and the boys discuss their thoughts on the now filming Star Wars Episode 9.Bill Milner - Dean Dobbs – Gilbert –  See for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1845m 35s

DEATH with Dean & Bertie

DEATH! Some might say it’s the ultimate fantastic adventure. Or, for Dean and Bertie, it’s another excuse to chat movies and stuff. In this surprisingly positive and jovial episode, Bertie tells us about the new film he’s been working on and Dean discusses the movies that were formative experiences in how he learned to understand death as a child. Plus, the two lads can’t help but discuss this year’s biggest movie with the most DEATH, Avengers Infinity War. Dean also has some interesting fan predictions for the fourth Avengers movie.We say now that all Dean & Bertie chat usually contains spoilers of some kind or another. So… just go with it. Dean Dobbs – Gilbert –  See for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1832m 13s

THE OCEAN with dodie

In this watery episode Dean and Bertie discuss Dean’s death fantasies about crashing in the ocean, their feelings about the up and coming Aquaman movie and the revolting things Bear Grylls has done in the name of survival at sea.  Bertie also observes a subtle cinematic universe being ushered in through the film Show Dogs, while YouTuber and music star dodie, also stops by. Dodie discusses her upcoming US Tour and gives away the very talented artist that’s supporting her. Dean educates Bertie and dodi on one of his top three films set in the sea and then investigates a mysterious bag that dodie leaves behind after her chat.We say now that all Dean & Bertie chat usually contains spoilers of some kind or another. So… just go with it. Dean Dobbs – Gilbert – -  See for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1843m 32s

SPACE with PJ Liguori

In this first episode the boys use the infinite expanse of space to ponder on Star Wars the Last Jedi and review Solo a Star Wars Story.They also discuss H.P Lovecraft, his influence on modern Sci-Fi and tell us about the time they went on an imaginary night out with Cthulhu. YouTuber KickthePJ AKA PJ Liguori stops by for a spacey chat. The trio discuss everything from the Alien franchise to what if Rey flew off at the end of The Force Awakens, in search of Luke Skywalker, but ended up on Love Island. The guys finish off their chat discussing their favourite space themed video games.We say now that all Dean & Bertie chat usually contains spoilers of some kind or another. So… just go with it.Dean Dobbs – Gilbert – -  See for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1848m 0s

The Fantastic Adventures Podcast with Dean & Bertie Trailer

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