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LeVar Burton Shills Ryan Reynolds’ Gin After Jeopardy! Endorsement
It's a huge first step that perhaps can benefit in the long term in a possible permanent gig, Jeopardy! guest host LeVar Burton spoke to Entertainment Weekly about his time on the podium and teased what's to come "[Hosting Jeopardy!] wasn't even on my bucket list, because I never anticipated that it could possibly be[...]
LeVar Burton Shills Ryan Reynolds’ Gin After Jeopardy! Endorsement
LeVar Burton (Star Trek: The Next Generation, Jeopardy!) will voice Barclay, Tom's steadfast AI companion and tough-love mentor (and apparently a take on Tom's best friend and sidekick from the books, Bud Barclay) Created by Tom when he was eight years old, Barclay has been by his side ever since- transferring himself to Tom's smartwatch,[...]
LeVar Burton Shills Ryan Reynolds’ Gin After Jeopardy! Endorsement
Not far after the announcement that Internet fan favorite LeVar Burton won over Sony for a spot to guest host Jeopardy! in season 37, actor Ryan Reynolds went even further pitching the Star Trek: The Next Generation star to be the game show's next permanent host "This needs to be a permanent gig," the Deadpool[...]
LeVar Burton arrives for ‘Mulan’ World Premiere on March 09, 2020 in Hollywood, CA. Editorial credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com
Sony announced the final batch of guest hosts of Jeopardy! season 37 and among them is the host of Reading Rainbow LeVar Burton Fans petitioned for the beloved star of Star Trek: The Next Generation online to join guest hosts and among the near 250k signatures on Change.org include venerable Hollywood icon star Dick Van[...]
LeVar Burton arrives for ‘Mulan’ World Premiere on March 09, 2020 in Hollywood, CA. Editorial credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com
One possible permanent solution that emerged is Reading Rainbow host LeVar Burton The host and actor is also known for his memorable turn as Lt Cmdr Geordi La Forge on Star Trek: The Next Generation caught wind of the fan petition from change.org tweeting the link to the online petition, "Leaving this here in the[...]
Star Trek: Picard – Is Jonathan Frakes Teasing More TNG Alum in S02?
With Star Trek: The Next Generation alum Jonathan Frakes firmly in the creative fold of the current incarnation of the franchise on CBS All Access, which becomes Paramount+ on March 4, the actor and director tweeted a cryptic photo of himself along with two other fan favorites in LeVar Burton and John de Lancie Burton[...]
Star Trek: The Next Generation (Image: ViacomCBS)
Commander Data later reprising for Picard; and LeVar Burton, who played Enterprise chief engineer Lt Commander Geordi LaForge and reprised the role for Voyager. Masked TNG actors at @SirPatStew's 80th pic.twitter.com/06WMvEBndl — Rick Berman (@berman_rick) July 14, 2020 The only members who didn't participate are Jonathan Frakes and Wil Wheaton, who played Capt/Commander William Riker and Ensign Wesley[...]
LeVar Burton plays U.S.S Enterprise-D’s chief engineer Lt. Commander Geordi La Forge in the Star Trek universe, courtesy of CBS All Access.
LeVar Burton played the U.S.S Enterprise-D's chief engineer Lt Commander Geordi La Forge in The Next Generation over seven seasons and four films, but did not reprise his role for Picard When asked about the absences of Burton and Michael Dorn, who played chief of security Lt Commander Worf, series star Patrick Stewart, and executive[...]
Star Trek Picard Marina Sirtis
pic.twitter.com/p669BFyfkK — Marina Sirtis (@Marina_Sirtis) March 30, 2020 In the conference call were (from L-R) Patrick Stewart (Jean-Luc Picard), LeVar Burton (Geordi La Forge), Michael Dorn (Worf), Jonathan Frakes (William Riker), Wil Wheaton (Wesley Crusher), Brent Spiner (Data), Gates McFadden (Beverly Crusher), and Sirtis. Created by Gene Roddenberry, TNG helped revitalize the Star Trek franchise from the 1980s-1990s[...]
Laverne Cox lives in a smart house | Weird City
Each episode of the anthology series serves as an exploration of issues that pertain to present-day life-stories that could only be told now through the prism of sci-fi and comedy. https://youtu.be/WvCOxcTA1bEVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Laverne Cox lives in a smart house | Weird City (https://youtu.be/WvCOxcTA1bE) With Jose Molina (The Tick, Marvel's Agent Carter, Sleepy Hollow)[...]
Weird City: Awkwafina, Yvette Nicole Brown Are Trapped in a Show. Literally. (VIDEO)
Each episode of the anthology series serves as an exploration of issues that pertain to present-day life-stories that could only be told now through the prism of sci-fi and comedy. https://youtu.be/ZJvaOeI3yLUVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Awkwafina is trapped in a show, literally | Weird City (https://youtu.be/ZJvaOeI3yLU) With Jose Molina (The Tick, Marvel's Agent Carter, Sleepy Hollow)[...]