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David Strathairn

A capable character actor who got his start in indies directed by his old college buddy John Sayles, David Strathairn has convincingly tackled a host of diverse roles, from an abusive pedophile (Dolores Claiborne) to a soft-spoken Cajun handyman (Passion F… (more)

Birth Name: David Russell Strathairn

Birth Place: San Francisco, CA

Birthday: January 26, 1949, Aquarius

Profession: Actor

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Alphas

Syfy Cancels Alphas After Two Seasons

Syfy has decided not to renew Alphas, Deadline reports. Returning Winter Shows: Where we left off "We've been proud to present this entertaining, high-quality series for two seasons and to work with an incredible ensemble of talented actors, producer… Read more

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Fri Jun 5 2:35pm
Godzilla HBOSGe

Godzilla emerges from hibernation to battle winged creatures called "MUTOs" that are threatening humanity. In the ensuing chaos, cities are leveled and a bomb-disposal expert and his family struggle to survive.

Sat Jun 6 3:30am
L.A. Confidential TCM

Stylish adaptation of James Ellroy's novel about police corruption in 1950s Los Angeles, focusing on how three cops are affected by a diner shootout. Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe. Exley: Guy Pearce. Lynn: Kim Basinger (Best Supporting Actress). Co-written a (more…)

Sun Jun 7 3:00pm
Good Night, and Good Luck HBOe

George Clooney co-wrote, directed and costars in this vivid chronicle of CBS newsman Edward R. Murrow's battle with Sen. Joseph McCarthy over his Communist witch-hunts in the 1950s. David Strathairn, Patricia Clarkson, Jeff Daniels, Robert Downey Jr., Fran (more…)

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Alphas
Syfy Renews Alphas

Syfy has renewed Alphas for a 13-episode second season. The series, which stars David Strathairn, fo…

Ira Steven Behr
Ira Steven Bahr Named Alphas Showrunner

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Syfy Picks Up Alphas

Syfy has picked up Alphas, a drama starring David Strathairn, TVGuide.com has confirmed. The network…

Modern Family
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David Strathairn to Headline Syfy's Alphas

David Strathairn will star in Syfy's new pilot Alphas, the network announced Tuesday.Alphas focuses…

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