Sam Weir

by Elizabeth McMillan October 1st, 2015
On the  short lived (1999 to 2000) series, Freaks and Geeks, all the characters added a little flavor to the show, whether  a bit of rebellion, or the wish to rebel, or rather trying to fit in and get the girl that you want to want you back, or
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Character Spotlight: The Doctor in Doctor Who

by Ronald A. Rowe September 24th, 2015
Doctor Who (referred to as simply “the Doctor” on the show)  is one of the most fascinating characters in the history of television.  A Time Lord from the planet Gallifrey (who may or may not be half-human), the Doctor travels through time and space in his trusty TARDIS (Time And Relative Dimensions In Space), a time and space hopping device that appears on the outside to be a blue police box but is “much larger on the inside”.

There have
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James Spader Gets Better With Age

by Jennifer S. Rowe September 17th, 2015
I can remember watching Pretty in Pink in 1986 and thinking, wow this guy playing Steff is really cute! I then saw James Spader in Mannequin, Less Than Zero, WallStreet, Sex, Lies and Videotape and Stargate (and yes I still thought he was cute!) In addition to other critically acclaimed movies, Spader has also done television,  voiceovers, commercials for Acura and had a starring role in David Mamet’s Broadway play Race that ran for 297 performances at the Ethel
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  • Carrie Brownstein – Portlandia Plus

    by James Maynard September 9th, 2015
    Carrie Brownstein is one half of the (usually) funniest duo to hit the airwaves in a long time, as part of her cult hit series, Portlandia. For those few who have not yet seen the show, Portlandia presents short comedy skits, which often feature Brownstein, along with Fred Armisen. The show is set in and around Portland, Oregon, and pokes fun at hipster culture and ethos.

    Brownstein was born September
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  • Character Spotlight: Michonne

    by Ronald A. Rowe September 3rd, 2015
    At the very end of Season 2 of The Walking Dead, in the final minutes of the season finale, a much beloved character from the comics made her live-action debut.  Viewers had to wait long months to see more than just a fleeting glimpse of Michonne, but that wait proved to be well worth it.  It takes a while before the katana-wielding warrior finds her way into the main
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  • Character Spotlight – Fargo’s Lorne Malvo

    by Elizabeth Gunto August 27th, 2015
    Americans have a long standing fascination with people who have no moral compass or regard for human life: Silence of the Lambs, House of Cards, and No Country for Old Men are all examples of our endless thirst for watching someone who lives to cause others to suffer. It's debated what causes this: bad childhoods, bad genes, maybe original sin. That people like this are impossible to diagnose makes them
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