Billy Campbell (The 4400, Once and Again) has landed the lead in Sci Fi Channel's Revolution. The two-hour pilot is set at a 22nd-century Earth outpost, and chronicles civil unrest among the colonists. Campbell will play Tom Hart, a soldier-turned-farmer who just may turn soldier again as he emerges as a leader of the rebels. Also among the cast, says the Reporter, are Steve Sandvoss (as Campell's son) and Rowena King (as the governor of the colony).
This episode effectively set the tone for next week's two-hour spin-off that will establish Kate Walsh's potential new series wherein Addison skips town for L.A. after getting Sleepless in Seattle. Poor gal couldn't get a break. First, McSteamy tells her he broke their no-sex agreement because he figured out that he wasn't the one for her (it didn't help when he saw Addison and Alex come out of the closet in more ways than one). Then, just when she figured she had a new boy toy after their totally hot closet sex, Alex gave her the "You're not my girlfriend" speech. Cue Debbie Downer. I felt that final narration line from Meredith summed up the hour quite eloquently: "People who suffer the most are the ones who don't know what they want." Terrific script by Mark Wilding.I was glad they didn't drag out the Izzie-George-Callie awkwardness anymore and had Callie finally speak up. I liked how Callie couldn't really be specific with her request to Izzie, saying: "Do whatever you have to d...