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Now, as exciting as the news must've been, we have a feeling that knowing he has the support of none other than LeVar Burton (Star Trek: The Next Generation, Reading Rainbow) is a very, very close second. Image: Amazon/Screencap On Friday, Burton tweeted out that his "money is on" Ackles to walk away with the win[...]
Star Trek: Picard Shares Season 3 Teaser, The Next Generation Key Art
Among those featured are Sir Patrick Stewart (Jean Luc Picard), LeVar Burton (Geordi La Forge), Jeri Ryan (Seven of Nine), Michelle Hurd (Raffaela "Raffi" Musiiker), Michael Dorn (Worf), Marina Sirtis (Deanna Troi), Jonathan Frakes (William Riker), and Gates McFadden (Beverly Crusher) The montage shows the characters and standing poses. Paramount+ Picard: "You're only good as those around[...]
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While the Ready Room aftershow host remains mum on season three, star Patrick Stewart (Jean-Luc Picard) & company will be joined by Gates McFadden (Beverly Crusher), LeVar Burton (Geordi LaForge), and Michael Dorn (Worf). Pictured: Jeri Ryan as Seven and Michelle Hurd as Raffi of the Paramount+ original series STAR TREK: PICARD Photo Cr: Nicole Wilder/Paramount+[...]
Reading Rainbow Host LeVar Burton Reflects Advice from Fred Rogers
If there's anything Reading Rainbow host LeVar Burton has in common with Mr Rogers' Neighborhood's Fred Rogers is that their respective children's programs created enduring memories for their audience that stood the test of time While promoting his documentary Butterfly in the Sky about his long-running PBS series (1983-2006), Burton appeared on The View to[...]
Star Trek: Picard: LeVar Burton Teases Geordi LaForge for Season 3
As the cast is starting to open up about what little they can reveal about what's to come entering Picard's final season, star LeVar Burton opened up to Yahoo Entertainment about his character the U.S.S Enterprise D & E's chief engineer Geordi LaForge what may be the TNG crew's final journey. Patrick Stewart and LeVar Burton[...]
Star Trek: Picard: Matalas on Jean-Luc’s Letter; Seven/Raffi Concerns?
Let's keep that between us, okay?" Patrick Stewart and LeVar Burton in Star Trek: First Contact (1996) Image courtesy of Paramount Not that as fans we should expect anyone involved to ever offer any misdirection, there could be some truth to it since LeVar Burton (Geordi) has officially joined the cast for Picard reuniting with Stewart along[...]
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Those who already returned to join star Patrick Stewart earlier in season one include Jonathan Frakes (Riker), Marina Sirtis (Troi), and Brent Spiner (Data) will now be joined by LeVar Burton (LaForge), Gates McFadden (Crusher), and Michael Dorn (Worf) Now Picard executive producers Christopher Monfette and Terry Matalas have tweeted more though treading carefully since[...]
LeVar Burton Shills Ryan Reynolds’ Gin After Jeopardy! Endorsement
While LeVar Burton's Jeopardy! permanent hosting dreams were dashed, Entertainment One (eOne) offered him the next best thing with a TV adaptation of the popular game Trivial Pursuit The Hasbro-owned company eOne struck a deal with the Star Trek: The Next Generation star and his company LeVar Burton Entertainment (LBE) to develop the board game[...]
Today's line-up of news and opinions includes Supernatural star Misha Collins celebrating an anniversary, a double dose of AMC's The Walking Dead, FX's American Horror Story: Double Feature previews the "Red Tide" finale, FX on Hulu's Y: The Last Man shows Yorick can't follow orders, FXX's It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia heads to the woods[...]
Jeopardy! Host LeVar Burton Part of History in Contestant Futility
The writing was pretty much on the wall for LeVar Burton upon the announcement from Sony Pictures Television to initially pick Mike Richards and Mayim Bialik With Richards' controversy stemming from his stint on The Price is Right as well as offensive podcast comments, he was subsequently ousted from the game show altogether not only[...]
When you see yourself in a crowded room, do your fingers itch, are you pistol-whipped? Will you step in line or release the glitch? Can you fall asleep with a panic switch? And when you see yourself in a crowded room, do your fingers itch, are you pistol-whipped? Will you step in line or release[...]
Jeopardy! Host LeVar Burton Part of History in Contestant Futility
Hi [LeVar Burton]." Image courtesy of Sony Television Reynolds referenced Star Trek: The Next Generation actor LeVar Burton, who hosted during the final week of July The actor was firmly in Burton's camp prior to Sony's announcement that the Reading Rainbow host would be among the final batch of guests to possibly succeed the late Alex Trebek,[...]
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EP Mike Richards was hired as the permanent host of the daily edition (while The Big Bang Theory's Mayim Bialik will host special and primetime editions), only for him to step down from the position after his past involvement in a number of lawsuits during his time with The Price Is Right resurfaced, offensive and[...]