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Star Trek: LD Creator Mike McMahan Has Faith on Enterprise Cameos
McMahan spoke with The Hollywood Reporter about a bucket list of guest stars he's trying to get, which includes the cast of the UPN series that ran from 2001-2005. John Billingsley, Linda Park, Scott Bakula, Connor Trinneer, Dominic Keating, Jolene Blalock, and Anthony Montgomery in Star Trek: Enterprise Image courtesy of Paramount "I'm a huge fan of[...]
Quantum Leap EP: Revival Will Address Original Series Season 3 Leap
One of the characters in NBC's Quantum Leap reboot had previously established canon ties to the original series that featured Scott Bakula's Dr Sam Beckett The new series has a new leaper in Dr Ben Song (Raymond Lee), trying to put right from what went wrong along with his partner & colleague Addison Augustine (Caitlin[...]
“Quantum Leap”: Jeff Bader Says NBCU Might Revive Series for Peacock [TCA 2020]
Sam Beckett and his real-life counterpart, Scott Bakula, will play Well, according to Bakula? None… on both counts. Image courtesy of NBC Universal "I have no connection with the new show, either in front of the camera or behind it," Bakula confirmed in his post "In January, the pilot was sold, and a script was sent to[...]
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So it needs to be asked… are we getting an appearance from original series star Scott Bakula's Dr Sam Beckett? The actor has expressed interest in the past, and current series star Ernie Hudson (Herbert "Magic" Williams) says everyone there likes the idea, too "I've always appreciated his work He was wonderful in the [original][...]
Here's the good news! Earlier today, it was announced that Scott Bakula had joined the cast of what's looking to be a pilot for a series with some major potential Okay, now the fine print As much as we would like to report otherwise, it's not the upcoming pilot for the Quantum Leap reboot that's[...]
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A little less than a month after we learned that Helen Shaver (Station Eleven, Lovecraft Country, Orphan Black) had been tapped to executive produce and direct the pilot, NBC has found its lead for its hour-long Quantum Leap pilot in Raymond Lee (Kevin Can F*** Himself). Set in the present time (some 30 years after original series[...]
“Quantum Leap”: Jeff Bader Says NBCU Might Revive Series for Peacock [TCA 2020]
Last month, NBC announced that it had given a pilot order for a reboot of the Scott Bakula and Dean Stockwell-starring 1990s series Quantum Leap Now, Deadline Hollywood is reporting exclusively that Helen Shaver (Station Eleven, Lovecraft Country, Orphan Black) has been tapped to executive produce and direct that pilot. La Brea co-showrunners Steven Lilien and[...]
“Quantum Leap”: Jeff Bader Says NBCU Might Revive Series for Peacock [TCA 2020]
Well, it would appear those "very significant conversations" that Quantum Leap star Scott Bakula alluded to last fall about the possibility of a reboot of the popular series were a lot more significant than people first thought On Thursday, NBC announced that it had given a pilot order for a reboot of the Bakula and[...]
“Quantum Leap”: Jeff Bader Says NBCU Might Revive Series for Peacock [TCA 2020]
Sam Beckett's (Scott Bakula) invaluable temporal holographic guide that helped him complete missions with each body he lept into The Donald P Bellisario-created series focuses on Sam's time travels to help in a non-serialized, crisis-of-the-week format, trying to fix lives to set history right while swapping with the historical figure to enact the change The[...]
“Quantum Leap”: Jeff Bader Says NBCU Might Revive Series for Peacock [TCA 2020]
Running on NBC from March 1989 through May 1993 and starring Scott Bakula & Dean Stockwell, Quantum Leap was one of our favorite series that ended up breaking our hearts along the same lines that Showtime's Dexter did See, they almost had us with "Mirror Image," because it was on pace to be an impressive series[...]
Quantum Leap Creator Donald P. Bellisario Answers Series' Questions
Sam Beckett, played by Scott Bakula, who becomes his own guinea pig for a time-traveling device that allows him to jump from person to person while retaining his own conscience and changing fate His guide is Al, played by Dean Stockwell, who is the only one who can locate and communicate with Sam on his[...]
After seven seasons and 155 episodes, the "NCIS" will be bidding farewell to New Orleans, with the Scott Bakula-starring and executive-produced series set to end its run with the seventh season finale on May 16 EPs and showrunners Christopher Silber and Jan Nash (as well as SEAL Team writer-producer Matt Bosack) will be moving their talents[...]
Star Trek: Why Picard, Sisko, and Archer Deserve Their Own Memorials
So why not go a step further for the other captains in Jean-Luc Picard (Sir Patrick Stewart), Benjamin Sisko (Avery Brooks), and Jonathan Archer (Scott Bakula)? Sir Patrick Stewart as Jean-Luc Picard in Star Trek: Picard, Avery Brooks as Benjamin Sisko in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, and Scott Bakula as Jonathan Archer in Star Trek:[...]
Mark Harmon in NCIS. Chris O'Donnell and LL Cool J in NCIS: Los Angeles. Scott Bakula in NCIS: New Orleans. Images courtesy of CBS.
NCIS: New Orleans, created by Gary Glasberg and starring Scott Bakula gets a 7th season The network came into a precarious situation where the contracts of all their primary stars of the franchise were set to expire at the end of the 2019-2020 season Harmon and Bakula serve as executive producers for their respective series. Mark[...]
“Quantum Leap”: Jeff Bader Says NBCU Might Revive Series for Peacock [TCA 2020]
It's been 27 years since Scott Bakula took his last leap as Dr Sam Beckett on the popular NBC series Despite starring in numerous television series over his 34-year career, one show he keeps gets asked about returning is Quantum Leap The NCIS: New Orleans star appeared February 13 on The Talk to talk about[...]
“Quantum Leap”: Jeff Bader Says NBCU Might Revive Series for Peacock [TCA 2020]
No, it's not Ziggy making the call, but Jeff Bader says there's a chance Scott Bakula could make the leap back to the NBC Universal family At the Television Critics Association (TCA) winter meeting, the NBCU head of program planning and strategy spoke to /Film about the possibility of reviving Quantum Leap for NBCU's upcoming[...]
CBS Renews 'NCIS: Los Angeles' for Season 11; 'NCIS: New Orleans" for Season 6
This colorful city that harbors a dark side is a magnet for service personnel on leave, and when overindulgence is followed by trouble, Pride's team is at its best. Created by Gary Glasberg, CBS' NCIS: New Orleans stars Scott Bakula (Special Agent Dwayne Pride), Lucas Black (Special Agent Christopher Lasalle), Vaness Ferlito (Special Agent Tammy Gregorio),[...]
Scott Bakula Suggests an Awesome 'Quantum Leap', 'NCIS' Crossover
The 25th annual Screen Actor's Guild Awards are underway, but earlier on the red carpet, NCIS: New Orleans lead actor Scott Bakula was asked about his classic science fiction series, Quantum Leap. Scott BakulaPhoto by DFree / The veteran actor who also had a multi-year turn as the captain of a starship in the Star Trek series,[...]
An Old Episode Of Quantum Leap Leads To A Funny Bit With Stephen Colbert
Scott Bakula reprised his Quantum Leap role of Sam Beckett on Thursday night for the Late Show with Stephen Colbert Turns out that in one of the episodes from the sci-fi / time travel series had Beckett appear as a New York cabby who happened to have Donald Trump as a fare and gave him advice[...]