SDCC10: Josh Gates Discusses ‘Destination Truth’

As you Flickcast readers know, I’m a huge fan of SyFy’s Destination Truth. I’ve urged you to watch it. Are you? If not, why? You know I have impeccable taste and that I never steer you wrong.

Perhaps this final bit of evidence will convince you. I had the opportunity to talk to Mr. Gates at Comic-Con this year. Just being around him is an adventure. Do you know how many White Shirts (the preferred color of security this year) I had to dodge just to get into the SyFy press room? Do you know how many times my phone went out as I was trying to find them? Do you know how dehydrated and shaky I was? Yeah. You have no idea. This was hardcore. Press badges mean nothing in the wilderness of Comic-Con.

All humor aside (and I’m quite ill as I’m writing this, so it’s probably not as funny as I think it is), it was fantastic to talk to Gates. He talked about the dangers of filming Destination Truth, the things he still can’t explain, and just how they do laundry in far-flung locations. After the jump, watch the delight that is Josh Gates, and be sure to check out the exotic delight that is Destination Truth when it returns to SyFy on September 9th.

  • Akimsa25
    October 27, 2010 at 8:38 am

    I would like to say my jokes if you don’t mind. I have a friend a lady who has a small child, like five years old. She was asking me to look after her child and his friend. While i was staying on the sofa watching cable i heard a man saying come I wanna rich this. (I heard it from the path room) when i go in i didn’t look at him because i know he’s my friend’s child but just rich for the tissue and give it to him, and when i notice something it was really big and i o my god, five years with this size? And when i notice him_………….midgit? danm he’s a small man. from hawaii ajs

  • akim
    October 16, 2010 at 10:12 am

    hi, you guys are the best for everything. my name is akim and i would like to introduce to you guys the island of chuuk (fsm), micronesia for your show that is gonna be really good to catch spirit in your technology that is gonna show you guys and the world that spirit soul is walking around just like just you and me in this world. thank you. i watched your showed and i was wishing that you guys are at my island so you will know and proof yourself a walking soul that is be a well known to the people of my island

  • Billyglo
    August 2, 2010 at 5:46 pm

    Good for you, Beth. Gloria and I watched and were impressed. Will probably see more of you in the near future. Keep up the good work.

  • Omandopa
    July 31, 2010 at 6:42 pm

    Elizabeth, I'm the spinner that sold a wheel to your mom, she sent me this and I think you did an excellent interview, focused on Josh, not interrupting like O'Reilly, !! Impressive and you drew Josh out and it makes me want to see the whole thing.

  • DestinationTruthFans
    July 31, 2010 at 4:55 pm

    Glad you got to meet him! He’s awesome and it’s great to hear you’re actually a fan of the show and didn’t just interview him for the sake of interviewing someone on TV, like a lot of people seemed to do at Comic Con LOL enjoy the new season! http://joshuagatesfan.weebly.com

  • crystal
    July 30, 2010 at 4:48 am

    This is my niece. Fabulous! Great to view you on Internet (thanks to your Mom). I enjoyed the entire flow of the interview. It was like a talk show – you are talented.

  • Gretchen
    July 28, 2010 at 10:08 pm

    That's my Cousin!!! Great Job. Nice to see you live doing your thing.
    Gretchen

  • Oogway
    July 28, 2010 at 9:55 pm

    Great interview Elisabeth, I might actually start watching this :D. He really seems like a fun guy dedicated to his work and crew :).

  • Julie Rappe
    July 28, 2010 at 9:02 pm

    WWWWWOOOOOOT!!!!!!!!!!!! Love it. Great interview. Thanks so much guys for this great footage and getting it up so I could see my girl in action. ( Josh Gates wasn't bad either lol)

    Can't wait for September 9th, we'll be watching Josh!!

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