Michael Ontkean

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VIDEO: Outer Limits: New Lease

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Outer Limits: New Lease
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Aired: 3/21/1997

A remorseless, uncaring scientist and his partner discover a way to regenerate cells and bring life back to the recently deceased. watch

VIDEO: New Lease

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New Lease
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Length: 45:00
Aired: 3/21/1997

A remorseless, uncaring scientist and his partner discover a way to In the tradition of the classic anthology series, the new series regenerate cells and bring life back to the recently deceased. But after the scientist is 'killed' by a mugger, what watch

VIDEO: Beyond Life and Death

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Beyond Life and Death
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Length: 50:22
Aired: 6/10/1991

Agent Cooper follows Windom Earle and Annie into the depths of the Black Lodge. Big Ed and Norma get a shock when Nadine suffers head trauma. Andrew and Pete unlock Eckhardt's final box while Audrey stages her act of civil disobedience. watch

Videos

A Killing Spring
JUST THE WAY YOU ARE: 9/1/2010
Twin Peaks: Rest In Pain
Twin Peaks: Deleted Scenes

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Nico the Unicorn
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Postcards from the Edge

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Miss Twin Peaks
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Credits

Year Title Description
1999 Just A Little Harmless Sex Movie, Actor - Jeff
1998 Nico The Unicorn Movie, Actor - Tom Gentry
1998 Summer Of The Monkeys Movie, Actor - John Lee
1990 Bye Bye Blues Movie, Actor - Teddy Cooper
1990 Twin Peaks TV Show Series, Actor - Sherrif Harry S. Truman

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Man! I just found out about ...

Question: Man! I just found out about your Veronica Mars Armchair Casting Couch Director challenge and am so upset I missed my chance to cast my vote for Jimmy Kimmel. Oh well… but give it up: Who won? Answer: After tallying all 1,042 votes, Falcon Crest's Lance Cumson won by a mere chest hair. Here's the final breakdown: Lorenzo Lamas: 25%James Marsters: 23%David Hasselhoff: 17%Corbin Bernsen (with a rug): 13%Don Swayze (brother of Patrick): 7%Andy Hallett: 5%A. Martinez: 4%Rick Springfield: 3%Chris Sarandon: 2% Others receiving multiple votes: Rob Lowe, Tim Daly, Adam Baldwin, Michael Ausiello (I love you guys!), Richard Dean Anderson, Michael Ontkean read more

I used to have a huge crush ...

Question: I used to have a huge crush on Michael Ontkean, when he was on The Rookies (way before he was on Twin Peaks). What was his claim to fame before that? And before you even ask: Yes, I still have a crush on him.


Answer: You and half the girls in my second-grade class, Melissa. (Me, I had a thing for Kate Jackson, but no self-respecting boy of that age would've admitted girls were anything but really gross back then.)

Ontkean, who, as you say, would go on to play Sheriff Harry S. Truman on Twin Peaks in 1990, was an actor and, of all things, a hockey player in his earlier years.

Before playing the role of Officer Willie Gillis on ABC's Rookies from 1972 to 1974 (his character was replaced by Bruce Fairbairn's Officer Chr read more

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