Eric Wald


Siren Songs: Join Bleeding Cool’s Mer-Mazing Season Finale Live-Blog Tonight!

Eric Wald and Dean White‘s mermaid fantasy-action drama Siren is rushing head-long into a mere-folk/shady goverment showdown on the streets of Bristol Cove. Can Ryn (Eline Powell) find a way to bring about a ceasefire before things gets worse – even as her sister Donna (Sibongile Mlambo) lays dying from a gunshot wound, courtesy of […]

Siren Season 1, Episode 9 ‘Street Fight’ Review: A Shot Across Bristol Cove’s Bow

Welcome to our penultimate edition of Bleeding Cool‘s weekly recap/review of Freeform‘s Siren, Eric Wald  and Dean White‘s mermaid fantasy-action drama. That’s right, we’re almost at the season finale (props to Freeform for the large second-season pick-up) as we take a look at the series’ ninth episode. While Xander’s (Ian Verdun) going through the stages of grief righteously well-armed, Donna’s (Sibongile […]

Freeform’s ‘Siren’ Season Finale Sneak Peek Finds Bristol Cove Under Siege

With Eric Wald and Dean White‘s mermaid fantasy-action drama Siren set to wrap its first season this Thursday, Bristol Cove finds itself under siege as angry mere-people and shady government officials have already turned the coastal fishing village into a warzone – with casualties on both sides. In a preview from this week’s season finale ‘Aftermath’, […]

Siren Season 1, Episode 9 ‘Street Fight’ Preview: Xander Wants Revenge

In last week’s episode of Eric Wald and Dean White‘s mermaid fantasy-action drama Siren, Bristol Cove gathered together to bury one of their own. Xander (Ian Verdun) is forced to deal not only with the loss of his father Sean (Brian Anthony Wilson) – at the hands of a merman, no less – but also […]

Mermaid Series ‘Siren’ Nets Second Season Sighting from Freeform

Looks like Bristol Cove won’t be ridding itself of its pesky “killer mermaids/shady military” problem any time soon, with Freeform announcing Eric Wald and Dean White‘s mermaid fantasy-action drama Siren has been renewed for a second season. The network is also upping their episode order to 16 for Season 2, as compared to their 10-episode first season […]

Siren Season 1, Episode 8 ‘Being Human’ Review: Tragic Loss, Hard Truths for Xander

Welcome to our “Lucky #8” edition of Bleeding Cool‘s weekly recap/review of Freeform‘s Siren, Eric Wald  and Dean White‘s mermaid fantasy-action drama. After last episode’s tragic ending, ‘Being Human’ brought us a Bristol Cove gathered together to bury one of their own. Xander (Ian Verdun) is forced to deal with a heartbreaking loss – and some shocking truths. But even in […]

Siren Season 1, Episode 7 ‘Dead in the Water’ Review: Merman Means Business

Welcome to our seventh edition of Bleeding Cool‘s weekly recap/review of Freeform‘s Siren, Eric Wald and Dean White‘s mermaid fantasy-action drama. Last week, Bristol Cove continued inching closer to being ground zero for some kind of mermaid/government stand-off. Helen (Rena Owen) and Donna’s (Sibongile Mlambo) bond strengthened as our speculation about Helen grew. Donna and Ryn’s […]


Siren Season 1, Episode 4 ‘On The Road’ Review: There’s Something About Helen

Welcome back to the fourth edition of Bleeding Cool‘s weekly recap/review of Freeform‘s Siren, Eric Wald and Dean White‘s mermaid fantasy-action drama. We’ve got strange nurses, mermaids on the loose, and a hidden conspiracy that’s quickly becoming a whole lot less hidden as we head into the season’s fourth episode, ‘On The Road.’ But first, […]



Siren Season 1, Episode 2 Review: No Sophomore Slump for Freeform’s Mermaid Mystery

Welcome back to Bleeding Cool‘s weekly recap/review of Freeform‘s Siren,  Eric Wald and Dean White‘s mermaid fantasy-action drama. After a very strong and promising start to the series, let’s see if the the show builds upon it or suffers a second-episode sophomore slump with ‘The Lure’. But before we get to that, a quick sneak preview and […]

Siren Season 1 Pilot Review: A Strong Start That’s More Buffy, Less Little Mermaid

With Thursday, March 29th being International Mermaid Day, today seemed like a great time for Freeform to premiere their new series Siren with a two-hour, two episode event. Bleeding Cool was lucky enough to screen the first episode of Eric Wald and Dean White‘s mermaid fantasy-action drama; but before we get to that, a quick sneak preview […]


Siren: Freeform Weaves a Web of Mermaid Mystery

Here’s the thing about mermaids: you’re never quite sure if you’re going to get the sweet, song-filled type of the Ariel persuasion; or the ones whose “sweet songs” basically seduce you into jumping off your boat and either drowning or eaten by sharks — not sure there’s a lesser of two evils there. From our […]