Dweeb the People Podcast – The Umbrella Academy Season 1

Welcome to the Dweeb the People Podcast, where we’re taking a deep dive into dweeb culture.

Today we’re talking about the Netflix Original Series, The Umbrella Academy.

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Main cast

Cast

#1 – Spaceboy – Luther Hargreeves played by Tom Hopper

#2 – The Kraken – Diego Hargreeves played by David Castañeda

#3 – The Rumor – Allison Hargreeves played by Emmy Raver-Lampman

#4 – The Seance – Klaus Hargreeves played by Robert Sheehan

#5 – The Boy – Number Five played by Aidan Gallagher

#6 – The Horror – Ben Hargreeves played by Justin H. Min

#7 – The White Violin – Vanya Hargreeves played by Ellen Page

Sir Reginald Hargreeves played by Colm Feore

Pogo played by Adam Godley

Cha-Cha played by Mary J. Blige

Hazel played by Cameron Britton

Agnes played by Sheila McCarthy

 

Episodes

  1. We Only See Each Other at Weddings and FuneralsYears after they rose to fame as young crime-fighting superheroes, the estranged Hargreeves siblings come together to mark their father’s death.
  2. Run Boy Run – After sharing the story of his time travel with Vanya, Five hunts for the owner of a fake eye. But two mysterious assassins are hot on his trail.
  3. Extra Ordinary – Worried their mother is hiding something, Luther and Allison call a family meeting. Cha-Cha and Hazel catch a big break in their hunt for Five.
  4. Man on the Moon – The story of Luther’s transformation emerges. At the motel, Klaus puts Hazel and Cha-Cha’s training to the test. Allison grows suspicious of Leonard.
  5. Number Five – Five lets Luther in on his secret, Klaus returns from a harrowing trip through time, and Vanya begins to feel different without her meds.
  6. The Day That Wasn’t – Sparks fly when Vanya finds her siblings holding an emergency family meeting without her. Five starts his new job at HQ. Cha-Cha faces a dilemma.
  7. The Day That Was – With a second chance at the day, the siblings team up to find the mysterious “Harold Jenkins.” Leonard takes Vanya into the woods to test her powers.
  8. I Heard a Rumor – As Vanya practices controlling her new abilities, Allison tags along with a local cop to find out what happened outside the restaurant.
  9. Changes – Vanya veers between shock and despair as she makes a string of unsettling discoveries. A serendipitous development leaves Five at loose ends.
  10. The White Violin – As a lifetime of secrets and resentment bring the Umbrella Academy crashing down, the Hargreeves siblings realize the worst is still to come.

 

Music

Saxity – You Found Me

My Chemical Romance – The Sharpest Lives

Woodkid – Run Boy Run

Hooverphonic – Mad About You

Gin Wigmore – Kill of the Night

Gerard Way – Hazy Shade of Winter

Sinner Man

Dancing in the moonlight

 

Check-in

Randy – Expanse on amazon prime is great, Crashing season 2 is fantastic

Dee – Captain Marvel is excellent, Russian Doll is good and dark, Doom Patrol

Steven – I actually finished american gods book