September 6, 2019
Nicholas Parisi, author of Rod Serling: His Life, Work and Imagination returns to The Twilight Zone Podcast to talk about the lineup for Serling-Fest 2019 - The Twilight Zone at 60! Order tickets to Serling-Fest at
August 28, 2019
There's a seat reserved for you in one of the more "out of the way" bistros, where you'll join Tom Elliot for an evening's entertainment, watching The Dummy.
August 7, 2019
Tom Elliot opens up The Gift to see what's inside...
July 8, 2019
Tom Elliot ties to trade in his tired old body, but finds himself a few dollars short, so instead takes a look at a Twilight Zone where they attempt the same. The Trade-Ins.
June 23, 2019
The Twilight Zone Podcast returns to the original series with a tale about tall tales, Hocus Pocus and Frisby!
June 7, 2019
The final episode of The Twilight Zone 2019 coverage is here, as a bumper crop of listeners chime in on Blurryman and the season as a whole. Thank you to everyone who made these listener reaction shows such a success.
June 1, 2019
It's the end, but the moment has been prepared for... Episode 10 of the new Twilight Zone has dropped and there are surprises beyond what anyone was expecting. Tom Elliot is joined by Brandon-Shea Mutala to search for the Blurryman.
May 29, 2019
Will the listeners be seduced by The Blue Scorpion? Let's find out...
May 27, 2019
Tonight I'm Joined by Lacy Scarmana and Brandi Jackola to talk about the penultimate episode of season one of Twilight Zone 2019, The Blue Scorpion.
May 21, 2019
Tom Elliot is joined by an international cast of listeners who give their thoughts on Point of Origin...
May 18, 2019
Tonight, podcasting legend Mark Ramsey joins Tom Elliot to talk about episode eight of Twilight Zone 2019, Point of Origin.
May 15, 2019
The most divisive new Twilight Zone yet? Let's find out when listeners chime in on Not All Men...
May 12, 2019
Tom Elliot is joined by friend of the show Willow to dodge some meteors and discuss Not All Men.
May 11, 2019
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May 7, 2019
The Twilight Zone Podcast listener family get together to discuss Six Degrees of Freedom...
May 5, 2019
Tom Elliot and Zach Moore stow away on a shuttle to Mars. Will they both end up engulfed by a solar flare, or can they band together to complete the mission? Tonight's Twilight Zone, Six Degrees of Freedom.
May 1, 2019
Tom Elliot opens a packet of nuts and meets Oliver Crangle in a classic Twilight Zone review at Four O'Clock...
May 1, 2019
Tom Elliot reads the story that inspired the Twilight Zone episode of the same name, Four O'clock by Price Day.
May 1, 2019
Free podcasts for all! The listeners chime in on The Wunderkind...
April 27, 2019
A child in the Whitehouse might just mean the most controversial new Twilight Zone yet. Tonight I'm joined by Brandi Jackola and Jeff Holland to discuss The Wunderkind.
April 23, 2019
Will the listeners to The Twilight Zone Podcast find any truth in A Traveller? Let's find out...
April 20, 2019
Tonight I'm joined by one of The Twilight Zone's premier online commentators, Paul, the creator of the blog Shadow and Substance and the companion twitter feed. We discuss the fourth episode of the new Twilight Zone, A Traveller.
April 16, 2019
It's time once again for the listeners to chime in on the episode Replay. Written by Selwyn Seyfu Hinds and starring Sanaa Lathan, Damson Idris and Glenn Fleshler, what do the listeners think of the new Twilight Zone's hardest hitting episode so far?
April 11, 2019
As The Twilight Zone settles into its new Thursday release slot, Tom Elliot and Luke Owen get behind the wheel and take the signpost up ahead, to Replay...
April 8, 2019
We've had our say, now it's time for you to have yours. Listeners to The Twilight Zone Podcast wade in on the episodes The Comedian and Nightmare at 30,000 Feet.
April 6, 2019
We've bought our tickets, we've taken our seats. It's time to watch the first episode of The Twilight Zone 2019 when Kumail Nanjiani steps onto the stage as The Comedian. Tom Elliot and Brandi Jackola are in the audience...
April 1, 2019
The time has finally come. The Twilight Zone makes it's 2019 debut on CBS All Access with two episodes, one of which has a familiar title... Join Tom Elliot as he boards a plane, for a Nightmare at 30,000 Feet.
March 29, 2019
On the eve of the new series of The Twilight Zone, the executive producers Win Rosenfeld, Audrey Chon and Glen Morgan join Tom Elliot to talk about this new frontier of the fifth dimension...
March 27, 2019
With days to go before the debut of Twilight Zone 2019, join Tom Elliot to find out how you can add your voice to The Twilight Zone Podcast and give your thoughts on the new show.
March 20, 2019
A megalomaniac with delusions of grandeur? And that's just the host! Join Tom Elliot as he tries not to stand on The Little People...
March 13, 2019
The upcoming television revival isn't the only Twilight Zone in town in 2019! Join Tom Elliot as he attends a preview of The Twilight Zone at The Ambassadors Theatre, London!
February 28, 2019
To celebrate the return of The Twilight Zone to the London stage at the Ambassadors Theatre, Tom Elliot speaks with the producer of the show Ron Fogelman.
February 25, 2019
I sit down with one of the wonderful personalities in the horror world, renowned author, the Female Cenobite herself from Hellraiser: Hellbound, Barbie Wilde.
February 23, 2019
To celebrate the release of the first official trailer for Twilight Zone 2019, Tom sits down with veteran podcaster Brandon-Shea Mutala to talk about the trailer and their hopes for the new series.
February 10, 2019
If a podcaster's audience don't remember his show, did he ever actually have a show at all? Tom Elliot tries to remind you of who he is when discussing Person or Persons Unknown.
February 10, 2019
When truth is not the truth, what dimension are you even in? To celebrate the 150th episode of The Twilight Zone Podcast, Tom Elliot is joined by Brandi Jackola to discuss the Superbowl trailer for Twilight Zone 2019!
January 15, 2019
Richard Matheson makes his return to The Twilight Zone with a tension filled tale about a Little Girl Lost. Tom Elliot joins the search.
January 6, 2019
To help fund my trip to The Twilight Zone 60th anniversary celebrations in 2019, please consider supporting The Twilight Zone Podcast on Patreon where you can get access to The Twilight Zone Podcast: Another Dimension where I cover the episodes that I didn't cover when I left the show in 2014. Beginning at the end of January 2019.
January 5, 2019
What happens when Charles Beaumont melds science fiction and fantasy in The Twilight Zone? Tom Elliot finds out when he hunts for The Fugitive!
December 9, 2018
o Serve Man is one of The Twilight Zone's most iconic episodes, but is it just about THAT twist ending? Or is there more to it? Tom Elliot finds out.
November 18, 2018
Before the Twilight Zone episode To Serve Man, was the short story by Damon Knight. Sit back and hear the original tale, read by Tom Elliot.
October 28, 2018
In another installment of the Road to Twilight Zone 2019 mini episode series, Tom Elliot is joined by podcaster Zach Moore to talk about the news about the Nightmare at 20,000 Feet remake for Twilight Zone 2019.
October 27, 2018
When Jeff Myrtlebank sits up in his coffin, the small town where he lives will never be the same. Tom Elliot takes a seat in the congregation for The Last Rites of Jeff Myrtlebank.
October 9, 2018
Earl Hamner returns to The Twilight Zone with his second episode. Tom Elliot sits down to play A Piano in the House.
September 23, 2018
Tom Elliot speaks to Rod Serling Memorial Foundation board member Nicholas Parisi about his upcoming book Rod Serling: His Life, Work and Imagination.
September 20, 2018
Tom Elliot takes a look at the Twilight Zone 2019 teaser trailer!
September 11, 2018
In a break from the usual format, Tom Elliot is joined by veteran podcaster Zach Moore to explore the Shadow & Substance, Twilight Zone comic collection from Dynamite Comics. To go straight to a spoiler free roundup of the book please jump to 1:14:05.
August 30, 2018
George Clayton Johnson returns to The Twilight Zone with the fan favorite episode, Kick the Can. Tom takes a look.
August 8, 2018
The first guest to appear on The Twilight Zone Podcast Marc Scott Zicree returns to the show, when veteran podcaster Brandon-Shea Mutala interviews him at Star Trek Las vegas 2108!
August 7, 2018
The Twilight Zone goes back to the old west, but with a lighter tone than before in Showdown with Rance McGrew. Tom Elliot takes a look...
July 31, 2018
The Twilight Zone welcomes a new writer who will write eight episodes in total, Earl Hamner Jr. Tom Elliot examines his first episode The Hunt and how it fits into his body of work as a whole.
July 4, 2018
In a return to our regular programming, we're back in The Twilight Zone with the episode Dead Man's Shoes. But! In addition to that, Tom chat's to Gavin from the new Binghampton attraction, the Twilight Zone Escape Room!
June 21, 2018
To clear the decks before we dive back into The Twilight Zone, join Tom Elliot as he reads listener reactions to the Rod Serling's Planet of the Apes episode and plays the full interview with Rod Serling scholar, Amy Boyle Johnston.
June 6, 2018
In this epic special edition of The Twilight Zone Podcast, to celebrate the fifty year anniversary, Tom Elliot is joined by a cast of friends to dissect Rod Serling's original script for Planet of the Apes...
May 12, 2018
While Tom works on the Planet of the Apes episode coming next, lets catch up with some listener emails and then visit The Night Gallery and Tales From the Crypt in Strange and Deadly's Television Terror...
April 20, 2018
Take one measure of 'Old Dark House' add a Bond Villain and a nuclear bomb, filter it through Rod Serling and what do you get? One More Pallbearer... and Tom Elliot.
April 12, 2018
The results are in, and the winner of the Rondo Award for the Best Multi-Media Site is...
April 5, 2018
Some would say Nothing in the Dark is George Clayton Johnson's masterpiece, join Tom Elliot in to see if he agrees...
March 17, 2018
Three years after The Twilight Zone episode Five Characters in Search of an Exit, came the Theatre Five episode Five Strangers.
March 17, 2018
Rod Serling returns to a familiar setting when Dean Stockwell and Albert Salmi enter The Twilight Zone in A Quality of Mercy...
March 3, 2018
Tom Elliot chats to Carl Amari about his new book The Top 100 Classic Radio Shows which he co-authors with Martin Grams Jr, and his creation of Twilight Zone Radio.
February 4, 2018
This short bonus episode features the short story Examination Day by Henry Slesar which went on to be the inspiration for an episode of the 80s Twilight Zone of the same name. For more podcasts related to the 80s show, please consider supporting The Twilight Zone Podcast on Patreon
February 4, 2018
Join Tom Elliot, one podcaster in search of an audience as he explores this iconic and thought provoking episode of The Twilight Zone. Five Characters in Search of An Exit...
January 12, 2018
Buster Keaton stars in a quite unique episode of The Twilight Zone, but is the gimmick enough to carry the story? Tom Elliot finds out in Once Upon a Time.
January 7, 2018
The first Twilight Zone Podcast of 2018, is the first season three episode written by Charles Beaumont. Join Tom Elliot as he gets lost in.... The Jungle.
December 19, 2017
After returning from seeing The Twilight Zone on stage at The Almeida Theatre, London, Tom gives his thoughts on the 2017/2018 theatre adaptation of the show. Our thanks to James Rose for adding his voice to The Twilight Zone Podcast.
November 28, 2017
Season three returns to the American Civil War in Still Valley, an adaptation of Manly Wade Wellman's The Valley Was Still. Tom Elliot checks it out.
November 21, 2017
Before the Twilight Zone episode Still Valley, was the short story The Valley Was Still by Manly Wade Wellman. It is with great pleasure and much thanks that we welcome Andrew Schneider to The Twilight Zone Podcast to read the story for you.
November 8, 2017
Tom Elliot takes a look at the classic Episode The Midnight Sun, digs deep into the mail bag in Submitted For Your Approval and then gives his thoughts on the Twilight Zone Reboot helmed by Jordan Peele.
October 14, 2017
Tom Elliot chats to Steven Jay Rubin, author of the latest Twilight Zone book to hit the shelves: The Twilight Zone Encyclopedia!
October 8, 2017
One of the most important episodes of The Twilight Zone, Deaths Head Revisited. Tom Elliot takes a look at the episode and the man who inspired it.
September 23, 2017
It's good that you're listening to this podcast...real good. Join Tom Elliot on a journey celebrating It's a Good Life, one of The Twilight Zone's most revered episodes. But this journey goes beyond just the episode itself and Tom explores the different versions of the tale. That's all the podcasting there is!
September 11, 2017
In part two of my epic chat with Arlen Schumer, we talk about what makes The Twilight Zone "look" different from other shows of the time, Arlen's own experiences in The Twilight Zone and bringing Arlen Schumer and The Twilight Zone to the UK.
September 4, 2017
It's with great pleasure that I welcome Arlen Schumer to The Twilight Zone Podcast. Artist, comic book and pop culture historian and author of Visions From The Twilight Zone, Arlen is a lifelong fan and commentator on the show. His accomplishments not only include his book Visions From The Twilight Zone, but also his multi media lecture Twilight Zone Forever.
August 10, 2017
It's with great pleasure that I welcome Amy Boyle Johnston, the author of Unknown Serling: An Episodic History vol. 1, a fascinating look into Rod Serling's life before The Twilight Zone. Including excerpts of documents from the Rod Serling archives, interviews with friends and colleagues of Serling who have never been interviewed before.
August 6, 2017
One of the most revered and celebrated episodes of The Twilight Zone had its beginnings with this 1953 short story by Jerome Bixby: It's a Good Life. Before our examination of the Twilight Zone classic, Tom Elliot reads that story....It's a good story....a really GOOD story... (No animals were harmed during the making of this podcast)
July 28, 2017
Tom Elliot dons his cowboy hat and heads out west to meet a stellar cast of western regulars in an unusual Twilight Zone. Lee Marvin stars in The Grave.
July 6, 2017
The Twilight Zone gets political when Peter Falk plays Clemente, a thinly veiled version of Fidel Castro for The Mirror, but is TZ's reach exceeding it's grasp? Tom Elliot finds out.
July 2, 2017
A teaser for the new Patreon exclusive show Twilight Zone Aftermath where Tom Elliot reviews the stories from the 80s and 2000s Twilight Zone reboots. Starting with Shatterday...
June 25, 2017
Having paid his Twilight Zone dues, George Clayton Johnson writes one of the most famous episodes of all time. But does it deserve its legendary status? Tom Elliot finds out when he plays A Game of Pool.
May 16, 2017
The TZ tapes return with conversations between Rod Serling and the students at Ithaca College in 1968 and Tom reads some listener emails.
April 30, 2017
Marc Zicree comes down hard on The Passersby in The Twilight Zone Companion - Tom Elliot sees if he agrees.
April 12, 2017
Rod Serling returns to some familiar themes in The Shelter, but does he push them too far? Tom Elliot finds out...
April 9, 2017
Before moving on to the next episode The Shelter, Tom opens up the mail bag to read some listener thoughts...
April 5, 2017
Season three continues with another Twilight Zone aviation mystery, The Arrival. The critics of the day were harsh, Tom Elliot sees if he agrees.
March 19, 2017
Tom Elliot begins Season Three with a timely reminder about the costs of war in the episode Two. Please consider supporting The Twilight Zone Podcast on Patreon
March 19, 2017
To celebrate episode 100 of The Twilight Zone Podcast, Tom Elliot reads two stories from podcast listeners: Periphery by Marc Allie The Note Writer by David Jones The subject matter in this episode of The Twilight Zone Podcast may be upsetting to some. If you are struggling with feelings of depression and are considering harming yourself, please visit who can offer support and help.
March 1, 2017
Tom Elliot is joined by special guest Rick Harris in this feature length episode where they visit The Forgotten Twilight Zone...
February 22, 2017
To cap off the Season Two celebrations, former host of The Twilight Zone Podcast, Luke Owen, returns to give his thoughts on the best and worst of Season Two.
February 13, 2017
With Season Two of The Twilight Zone now complete, some listeners to The Twilight Zone Podcast reflect on the past season and look forward to the season to come.
February 8, 2017
Season two finally draws to a close with a vision of a dystopian future in the vein of Kafka and Orwell. Tom Elliot meets The Obsolete Man.
January 29, 2017
Follow the tracks to the podcasting booth to find out if it's Tom Elliot presenting this edition of The Twilight Zone Podcast, or something else... Will the Real Martian Please Stand Up...
January 14, 2017
Tom Elliot concentrates really hard, to see what he thinks of The Mind and the Matter...
December 24, 2016
Charles Beaumont returns to the theme of his season one episode Perchance to Dream with Shadow Play. Are you listening to this podcast? Or is someone dreaming you listening to this podcast?
December 10, 2016
The Twilight Zone Podcast presents part two of Rod Serling's visit to UCLA in 1966 where he holds a Q&A session with the students.
November 30, 2016
In another edition of The TZ Tapes, Tom Elliot presents a speech by Rod Serling at UCLA on 11th November 1966 that proves to be particularly prescient for today's turbulent political climate.
November 12, 2016
Tom Elliot examines a Twilight Zone which is that little bit different from the crowd. What makes The Silence unusual for a Twilight Zone? Take a listen to find out.
October 31, 2016
Before he reviews the next episode of The Twilight Zone, The Silence, Tom Elliot reads the short story that may have been it's inspiration. The Bet by Anton Chekhov.
October 24, 2016
Four crooks sleep for a hundred years and wake up to discover that Tom Elliot still hasn't finished The Twilight Zone Podcast in The Rip Van Winkle Caper...
October 16, 2016
Tom Elliot goes back in time to meet Christian Horne, who goes forward in time when he goes a hundred yards over the rim...
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