Dragon Con 2015: Kristin Bauer van Straten on Once Upon a Time Panels

OUAT Sunday Dragon Con 2015

It is that time of year again! Dragon Con 2015 came and went in a flurry of panels and people and really cool costumes. This is my fifth year attending the Atlanta based convention. I usually try to make time for at least one Once Upon a Time panel. This year however, I went to […]

Kristin Bauer van Straten to Introduce Elephant Poaching Documentary

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Kristin Bauer van Straten (Pamela Sywnford de Beaufort) will introduce a documentary special about elephant poaching entitled Earth Focus: Illicit Ivory. The special is set to air on Southern California public television station KCET on May 27th and it will be broadcast nationwide for Directv and Dish customers on Link TV Network at 9pm PT/ET May 28th. The […]

Spoilers: First Look at Kristin Bauer van Straten’s Return to Once Upon a Time

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The character of Maleficent, played by Kristin Bauer van Straten appeared first during Once Upon a Time’s freshman season back in 2011. Last seen or rather heard as a warning voice in the Once spinoff series Once Upon a Time in Wonderland, Maleficent is coming back and she’s not alone! Yesterday Entertainment Weekly posted photos […]

Kristin Bauer van Straten Returning to Once Upon a Time

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Kristin Bauer van Straten (Pamela Sywnford de Beaufort) is headed back to Storybrooke for a major story arc according to a report from Entertainment Weekly’s Natalie Abrams published late yesterday. The report states that Bauer van Straten will reprise her  guest starring role as Maleficent during the second half of Once Upon a Time’s fourth […]

Video: Kristin Bauer van Straten at Emerald City Comic Con 2013

Kristin Bauer at Emerald City Comicon 2013

Last weekend, Kristin Bauer van Straten (Pamela Swynford de Beaufort) appeared at Emerald City Comic Con 2013 in Seattle, Washington. For those of us who couldn’t be there in person, some lovely soul on YouTube posted Kristin’s Q&A session in its entirety. I’ve filmed a lot of con Q&A’s and panels and watched many more […]

Video: Kristin Bauer van Straten Talks About Once Upon a Time Experience

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While in Germany for Ring*Con 2012, Kristin Bauer van Straten (Pamela Sywnford de Beaufort) also did some press with various German outlets. In this particular video interview, Kristin talked about her 2 episode stint on Once Upon a Time as Maleficent and how she hopes to eventually return. Watch: Source: YouTube.com– “SERIEN-FLASH – “TRUE BLOOD”-Star Kristin Bauer […]

Michael Raymond James Heads to Once Upon a Time

Another Bon Temps resident is moving to Storybrooke according an exclusive report from Entertainment Weekly posted yesterday. Michael Raymond James played Rene Lenier in the first season of True Blood and has popped up in several cameos since, the last being in season 4. Writer James Hibberd says that sources won’t say who James is […]

ATX Television Festival 2012: Once Upon a Time Q&A Jane Espenson


Sunday of ATX Television Festival 2012 kicked off early for me at 9:30am with a screening of the first two episodes Once Upon a Time’s first season. Jane Espenson (consulting producer and writer) was in attendance for the series with Ben Blacker of the Nerdist Writer’s panel moderating the Q&A  after. The pilot and the second […]

Video: Behind the Scenes of Kristin Bauer van Straten’s Once Upon a Time Appearance

While at Comicpalooza this weekend, Kristin Bauer van Straten (Pamela Sywnford de Beaufort) mentioned during her Q&A some of the difficulties associated with shooting Once Upon a Time last year. Unlike regular sets, Once Upon a Time uses a lot of green screen technology for their magical land sequences. As a result it is difficult […]

Video: Kristin Bauer van Straten Returns to Once Upon a Time as a [Spoiler]!?

Kristin Bauer as Maleficent

Oh Truebies and Kristin fans look what I stumbled upon! Tonight Kristin Bauer van Straten returns to Once Upon A Time as Maleficent, the role she took on while on hiatus from True Blood playing Pamela Sywnford de Beaufort. You might recall that co-creator Edward Kitsis was saying that Maleficent would appear in Storybrooke in tonight’s […]

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