Fans of Matt Lauria won't see the last of him when The Chicago Code ends this month.
The actor has been cast in the upcoming fifth season of USA Network's Burn Notice, TVGuide.com has confirmed.
Before he moved to Miami for a life of mojitos, Hawaiian shirts and sugar mommas, Sam Axe (Bruce Campbell) was a commanding officer with the U.S. Navy Seals. So how did he get from point A to point B?
That's the story Burn Notice creator and executive producer Matt Nix will tell in the upcoming special two-hour movie, Burn Notice: The Fall of Sam Axe.
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Sam Axe is stumbling down a hill, throwing himself at a couple of armed soldiers who drag him off to their leader. He tells them in broken Spanish he just escaped from the Flaming Sword guerilla group. "Cut! Very good," shouts a familiar voice through a megaphone. Burn Notice: The Fall of Sam Axe, the hotly anticipated prequel starring Bruce Campbell and directed by Jeffrey Donovan, is under way.
Grant Show will be heading to Miami as a recurring guest star on USA's Burn Notice, EW reports.
Show will play a CIA operative named Max opposite Jeffrey Donovan's Michael Westen. He'll appear in the fifth season premiere, titled "Company Man," as well as in two more episodes.
Ever wondered how Burn Notice's former Navy SEALs commander Sam Axe wound up in Miami Beach with burned spy Michael Westen? Blame it on a woman or two.
A prequel movie, Burn Notice: The Fall of Sam Axe (April 17, USA Network), explains it all when the action opens five years back with Sam (Bruce Campbell) still on active duty and sent to the dangerous mountains of Colombia. "The whole mission is because Sam was fooling around with somebody he didn't know was an admiral's wife," says Campbell. His assignment: Work with the local militia, check out a supposed terrorist group and report back.
Chandra West, RonReaco Lee, Kiele Sanchez and John Diehl have joined the Burn Notice prequel TV movie, USA confirms.
Jeffrey Donovan to direct Burn Notice's Sam Axe prequel
Directed by Jeffrey Donovan, who plays Michael Westen on the spy series, the movie follows Sam Axe (Bruce Campbell) on his last mission in the military in 2005: He is sent to Colombia after rebels make trouble for the locally stationed troops.
West (The Gates) will play Sam's new ...
Cheers to Burn Notice for its scorching season finale.
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USA Network's action drama wrapped its current run with a chilling sight: Ex-spy Michael Westen (Jeffrey Donovan), amid a D.C. snowfall, walking back into the arms of ...
Another explosive season of Burn Notice is about to come to an end, but executive producer Matt Nix promises there are plenty of fireworks in store for the two-hour season finale, airing Dec. 16 at 9/8c on USA Network. "Both of the episodes that run back to back are two of my favorite episodes ever," Nix told TV Guide Magazine at the HRTS Hitmakers Luncheon on December 8. "One is really a battle for Michael's soul. And the finale, I think, is our most action packed and romantic episode yet."
For fans wanting closure, that's exactly what they're going to get....
Jeffrey Donovan has been tapped to direct the upcoming Burn Notice prequel movie, USA Network announced Tuesday.
The 42-year-old actor, who plays Michael Westen on the spy series, will helm the film, which focuses on Sam Axe (Bruce Campbell). The movie will begin shooting January in Bogota, Colombia. Creator Matt Nix will executive produce and write the movie, set to debut on USA in Spring 2011.
Burn Notice announces Sam Axe prequel at Comic-Con
Set in late 2005, the prequel follows...
Michael Westen (Jeffrey Donovan) and his team of spies for hire close out the first half of Burn Notice's fourth season with a bang — and a cliff-hanger — as they deal with the threat posed by Robert Patrick's arrival last week.
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