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LeVar Burton

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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COMMUNITY's Yvette Nicole Brown gives a great tease
01:53 — Community's Yvette Nicole Brown shares the status of Malcom Jamaal Warner returning, when Levar Burton will be showing up, and what we can expect from (more…)
Reading Rainbow - Animal Café
Take a look, it’s in a book, a Reading Rainbow! For over 30 years, this beloved children’s television series has been bringing stories to life. Hosted (more…)
Reading Rainbow - The Tin Forrest and Other Stories
Take a look, it’s in a book, a Reading Rainbow! For over 30 years, this beloved children’s television series has been bringing stories to life. Hosted (more…)
Reading Rainbow - If You Give a Mouse a Cookie
Take a look, it’s in a book, a Reading Rainbow! For over 30 years, this beloved children’s television series has been bringing stories to life. Hosted (more…)

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Wed Jan 18 4:00pm
Star Trek: The Next GenerationFinal Mission(Season 4, Episode 9) BBC

In honor of Wesley's acceptance into the Starfleet Academy, Picard asks him to come on a mission to Pentarus Five. But they're forced to make an emergency landing on a lifeless moon, where Picard is critically injured in a rock slide. Dirgo: Nick Tate. Son (more…)

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Wed Jan 18 5:00pm
Star Trek: The Next GenerationThe Loss(Season 4, Episode 10) BBC

While the Enterprise is swept into the gravitational wake of two-dimensional life-forms, Troi (Marina Sirtis) realizes her powers have left her. Janet Brooks: Kim Braden. Ensign Tess Allenby: Mary Kohnert. Data: Brent Spiner. Dr. Crusher: Gates McFadden.

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Wed Jan 18 6:00pm
Star Trek: The Next GenerationData's Day(Season 4, Episode 11) BBC

Data faces the twin tasks of giving away the bride (Rosalind Chao) at Chief O'Brien's wedding and escorting Vulcan Ambassador T'Pel aboard to negotiate a treaty with the Romulans. T'Pel: Sierra Pecheur. O'Brien: Colm Meaney. Data: Brent Spiner. Dr. Crusher (more…)

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Robin Williams
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.

Giancarlo Esposito
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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