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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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Howl - Trailer 1
01:42 — A drama centered on the obscenity trial Allen Ginsberg (Franco) faced after the publication of his poem, Howl.
Uninvited - Trailer 1
02:18 — Anna returns home, after the death of her mother and is warned by dead children that she maybe next to die.
Godzilla - Clip - You Need to Get Out of There
01:06 — An epic rebirth to Toho’s iconic Godzilla, this spectacular adventure pits the world’s most famous monster against malevolent creatures who, bolstered (more…)
The Iceman - Trailer 1
02:28 — Inspired by actual events, 'The Iceman' follows notorious contract killer Richard Kuklinski (Academy Award® nominee Michael Shannon) from his early da (more…)

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Tue Aug 30 8:00pm
Lincoln@Gettysburg PBS

An examination of Abraham Lincoln's embrace of the telegraph, which enabled him to both communicate with generals in the field and feel the pulse of the nation faster than before, and the role it played in shaping the 272-word Gettysburg Address. Included: (more…)

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Wed Aug 31 1:00am
Lincoln@Gettysburg PBS

An examination of Abraham Lincoln's embrace of the telegraph, which enabled him to both communicate with generals in the field and feel the pulse of the nation faster than before, and the role it played in shaping the 272-word Gettysburg Address. Included: (more…)

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Thu Sep 1 4:00am
Lincoln@Gettysburg PBS

An examination of Abraham Lincoln's embrace of the telegraph, which enabled him to both communicate with generals in the field and feel the pulse of the nation faster than before, and the role it played in shaping the 272-word Gettysburg Address. Included: (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

Star Trek vet Ira Steven Behr has been named executive producer and showrunner of Syfy's upcoming se…

David Straithairn
Syfy Picks Up Alphas

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

Modern Family
Modern Family Ends 30 Rock's Win Streak; Mad Men Three-Peats at Emmys

The 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards honored old and new alike Sunday, as Mad Men scored a three-peat as t…

David Straithairn
David Strathairn to Headline Syfy's Alphas

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

Lead actress nom Keira Knightley
OSCAR NODS OFFER FEW SURPRISES

Nominations for the 78th-annual Academy Awards were announced Tuesday morning, and leading the herd…

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  • Birth Name: David Russell Strathairn
  • Birth Place: San Francisco, CA
  • Birthday: January 26, 1949, Aquarius
  • Profession: Actor

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