LeVar Burton

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  • Birth Name: Levardis Robert Martyn Burton Jr.
  • Birth Place: Landstuhl, West Germany
  • Profession: Actor, TV host, Producer, Director

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LeVar Burton Will Co-Executive-Produce the Roots Reboot

Roots is getting back to its, uh, roots, by naming original cast member LeVar Burton as a co-executive producer for the new televised miniseries, according to TVLine. The new version of Roots will take more material from Alex Haley's 1976 novel Roots… Read more

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The New Adventures of Captain Planet Season 1
When Captain Pollution comes back to life after a toxic waste spill, the Planeteers must combine their powers of Earth, Fire, Water, Wind and Heart to (more…)
The New Adventures of Captain Planet Season 2
Lead by the guidance of Gaia, the Planeteers are on a mission to save the world from greed, toxic waste, pollution and natural disaster. Skumm, Dr. Bl (more…)
Week 7: Cowboys at Eagles Game Highlights 2013
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LeVar Burton: The Most Inappropriate Children’s Books
01:06 — LeVar Burton and “Reading Rainbow” have broken crowdfunding efforts, and we ask the reading expert what books you DON’T want your kids to read.

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Mon Apr 24 10:30am
Rise of the Zombies Syfy

The survivors of a zombie plague risk life and limb to find a scientist who they believe can save mankind from the walking dead.

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Mon Apr 24 8:00pm
Star Trek: VoyagerNightingale(Season 7, Episode 8) BBC

Kim jumps at the chance of taking charge of a damaged Kraylor medical ship, but the responsibilities of his first independent command go to his head. Meanwhile, Icheb (Manu Intiraymi) gets the wrong impression about B'Elanna's interest in him. Directed by (more…)

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Tue Apr 25 3:00am
Star Trek: VoyagerNightingale(Season 7, Episode 8) BBC

Kim jumps at the chance of taking charge of a damaged Kraylor medical ship, but the responsibilities of his first independent command go to his head. Meanwhile, Icheb (Manu Intiraymi) gets the wrong impression about B'Elanna's interest in him. Directed by (more…)

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Top Videos: The Best of Robin Williams’ Standup

This week, the world mourned the loss of comedic genius Robin Williams, who committed suicide on Mon…

Seth McFarlane
Seth MacFarlane Promises to Match Reading Rainbow Donations

The Reading Rainbow Kickstarter just got a little bit brighter, thanks to Seth MacFarlane.

Levar Burton
LeVar Burton Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Revive Reading Rainbow

LeVar Burton has launched a Kickstarter campaign to make Reading Rainbow a web series. "Ever since R…

Nathan Fillion
Nathan Fillion to Guest-Star on Community

Pop-POP! Nathan Fillion will guest-star on Community's upcoming fifth season, Deadlinereports.

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Community Recap: Giancarlo Esposito Makes Pierce Likeable

Nothing says Halloween more than Valentine's Day and daddy issues, right? Well, maybe not, but Commu…

LeVar Burton
LeVar Burton Bringing Back Reading Rainbow — With an App

LeVar Burton is resurrecting Reading Rainbow for yet another generation — by releasing an app. Burto…

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  • Birth Name: Levardis Robert Martyn Burton Jr.
  • Birth Place: Landstuhl, West Germany
  • Profession: Actor, TV host, Producer, Director

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ONCE UPON A TIME - "Mother's Little Helper" - Gold and Belle convince Emma to help Gideon, explaining that together they can stop the Black Fairy. Henry experiences a disorienting shift in his powers that forces Regina to seek counsel from the previous Author. Meanwhile, in Fairy Tale Land, Hook attempts to win the assistance of an old adversary by betting his most prized possession on a game of cards. And, in a flashback, the Black Fairy tortures young Gideon in hopes of molding him into the perfect apprentice, on "Once Upon a Time," SUNDAY, APRIL 9 (8:00-9:00 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network. (ABC/Jack Rowand)
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