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LeVar Burton

Birth Name: Levardis Robert Martyn Burton Jr.

Birth Place: Landstuhl, West Germany

Birthday: February 16, 1957, Aquarius

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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Levar Burton Reads A Story To HuffPost Live
Levar Burton, promoting 'Reading Rainbow', stops by the HuffPost Live offices to read a story.
Reading Rainbow's LeVar Burton
Full Segment: Thirty years after its inception, 'Reading Rainbow' has reemerged. Through the care of LeVar Burton, it now has a successful reading app (more…)
Little Dancing Man
00:41 — Rave reviews for the movie "Little Dancing Man".
Not All Dogs Go to Heaven
Meg becomes extremely religious, and tries to convert Brian from Atheism. Meanwhile, after the family visits a Star Trek convention, Stewie kidnaps th (more…)

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Mon Nov 30 3:30am
Star Trek: Nemesis Syfy

Picard (Patrick Stewart) and crew discover a Romulan political leader is trying to bring down the Federation. Great action and special effects, tired formula. Whoopi Goldberg has a cameo. The 10th installment in the film series.

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Mon Nov 30 12:00pm
Star Trek: The Next GenerationYesterday's Enterprise(Season 3, Episode 15) BBC

A time rift alters history and reunites its crew with Tasha Yar (Denise Crosby) and with a ship thought to have been destroyed more than 20 years ago. Castillo: Christopher McDonald. Rachel Garrett: Tricia O'Neil. Guinan: Whoopi Goldberg.

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Mon Nov 30 1:00pm
Star Trek: The Next GenerationThe Offspring(Season 3, Episode 16) BBC

In an unauthorized experiment, Data builds another android (Hallie Todd), which chooses to take the form of a human female. Adm. Haftel: Nicolas Coster. Ballard: Judyann Elder. Robot: Leonard John Crofoot. Directed by series regular Jonathan Frakes.

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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…


  • Birth Name: Levardis Robert Martyn Burton Jr.
  • Birth Place: Landstuhl, West Germany
  • Birthday: February 16, 1957, Aquarius
  • Profession: Actor, TV host, Producer, Director

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