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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Week 7: Cowboys at Eagles Game Highlights 2013
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Roots: Cultural Connector
01:32 — Go behind-the-scenes and find out more about the highly anticipated miniseries.
The Hunter
Steve McQueen's last movie shows the dynamic talent of the late, great actor in one of his most memorable roles: the true story of Ralph "Papa" Thorso (more…)
Trekkies 2
True love for science fiction knows no borders, and now the people who brought us Trekkies return to travel the globe in hopes of finding the world's (more…)

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Mon Aug 21 6:00pm
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 Aug 22 5:00am
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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Tue Aug 22 12:00pm
Star Trek: The Next Generation11001001(Season 1, Episode 15) BBC

When the computer indicates a pending disaster, the crew evacuates, unaware that members of a computer-dependent species have sabotaged the ship. One Zero: Alexandra Johnson. Zero One: Katy Boyer. Picard: Patrick Stewart. Riker: Jonathan Frakes. Data: Bren (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