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…)
Ali
00:20 — Will Smith stars in this bio-pic of of brash boxing sensation Cassius Clay, who would remake himself as Muhammad Ali.
Take a look: LeVar Burton takes us behind the scenes at Reading Rainbow
04:49 — After a successful Kickstarter campaign that raised $5.4 million, Reading Rainbow starts a new chapter with the Web-based version of the popular kids' (more…)

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Sat May 27 7:00am
Star Trek: The Next GenerationRedemption, Part I(Season 4, Episode 26) BBC

A power struggle within the High Council threatens the Klingon Empire, forcing Worf (Michael Dorn) to choose between continuing his service on the Enterprise or returning to his people. Gowron: Robert O'Reilly. Kurn: Tony Todd. Lursa: Barbara March. B'Etor (more…)

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Sat May 27 8:00am
Star Trek: The Next GenerationRedemption, Part II(Season 5, Episode 1) BBC

Picard (Patrick Stewart) initiates a Federation blockade against the Romulans in hopes of exposing their alliance with the Duras family in the Klingon civil war. Sela: Denise Crosby. Guinan: Whoopi Goldberg. Kurn: Tony Todd. Lursa: Barbara March. Gowron: R (more…)

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Mon May 29 10:00pm
Star Trek: VoyagerDreadnought(Season 2, Episode 17) BBC

A weapon designed by the Cardassians but modified by Torres finds its way to the Delta Quadrant and targets a heavily populated planet. Torres: Roxann Biggs-Dawson. Jonas: Raphael Sbarge. Kellan: Dan Kern. Lorrum: Michael Spound. Directed by LeVar Burton.

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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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