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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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White House - Full Recap
02:51 — Watch the full recap of Roots at the White House.
LeVar Burton & Valerie Jarrett at the White House
02:57 — LeVar Burton and Valerie Jarret discuss the generational impact of Roots at the White House.
Keep It 100: F**k, Marry, Kill: The Daily Show Edition
00:55 — Larry faces an uncomfortable scenario involving his friends and fellow comedians Lewis Black, Jon Stewart and John Oliver.
Blacklash 2016: The Unblackening: Donald Trump Becomes the GOP Nominee
04:35 — Donald Trump brings political discourse to an even lower level after nailing down the Republican presidential nomination.

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Sat May 28 4:00pm
Star Trek: The Next GenerationElementary, Dear Data(Season 2, Episode 3) BBC

When the crew gets a few days off, Geordi plans a diversion for himself and Data on the holodeck---they play Holmes and Watson in Victorian England. Data: Brent Spiner. Moriarty: Daniel Davis. Lestrade: Alan Shearman. Pulaski: Diana Muldaur.

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Sat May 28 5:00pm
Star Trek: The Next GenerationThe Outrageous Okona(Season 2, Episode 4) BBC

The crew hosts the captain of a disabled ship, who's accused of jewel theft; meanwhile, Data tries to understand humor. Comic: Joe Piscopo. Okona: William O. Campbell. Debin: Douglas Rowe. Kushell: Albert Stratton.

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Sat May 28 6:00pm
Star Trek: The Next GenerationLoud as a Whisper(Season 2, Episode 5) BBC

A deaf war mediator is escorted to the site of a centuries-old conflict. Warrior/Adonis: Leo Damian. Woman: Marnie Mosiman. Scholar: Thomas Oglesby. Data: Brent Spiner. Troi: Marina Sirtis.

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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.

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
  • Birthday: February 16, 1957, Aquarius
  • Profession: Actor, TV host, Producer, Director

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