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Mel started a fan site for Siddig in 1996, as a way to learn HTML and to promote his charitable endeavors. In 1998, he proposed that it become his official fan site; she quickly agreed and a long-distance friendship was born. You can reach Mel at mel[at]sidcity[dot]net.

Primeval Episode Two Preview

Ready for another adventure with Primeval and the ARC team? Episode Two airs tonight on ITV in the UK and BBC America in the US. When Connor looks up old friends Duncan, he doesn’t expect to find him obsessed with creature sightings.  Warning him of the elusive dock creature, the …

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Primeval Premieres Tonight!

Happy New Year! We’re ringing in 2011 with new Sid! Primeval premieres tonight on ITV in the UK and BBC America in the US. What’s on tap for the ARC team? After a year in the Cretaceous, Abby and Connor finally escape through an anomaly to their own time after …

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Primeval Webisodes to Launch December 22

ITV has announced that they will launch a series of webisodes in support of the new season of Primeval, beginning December 22. These 5-minute shorts are meant to introduce fans to new characters, including Alexander Siddig’s Philip Burton, as well as the new ARC facility. So far it looks like …

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2010’s 25 Best Performances That Won’t Win Oscars

The New York Times’ Vulture column lists 25 performances in film this year that will probably be overlooked come Oscar time, and Alexander Siddig in Cairo Time is on that list. Here’s what Vulture says about Sid: This old-fashioned romance about an autumnal affair could have been a cornball wallow, …

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More Scoop on Sid’s Character on Primeval

Digital Spy interviewed Primeval star Ben Miller who provided more details about Sid’s character on the series: Miller also revealed details about the upcoming fourth series, explaining that new character Philip Burton (Alexander Siddig) would be “a thorn in Lester’s side”. “It’s horrible for Lester because before there was a …

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Sid Lends Voice to Primeval Co-Star’s Short Film

Alexander Siddig lent his voice to a short film directed by his Primeval co-star, Andrew Lee Potts. Bubble Wrap is an emotional thriller that asks, what you would do in a no win situation? (Sid’s voice is heard in the first few minutes.) Thanks to Shawna for the head’s up!

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Sid Talks Primeval, Return to TV

Unreality TV talked to Alexander Siddig about his co-starring role in Primeval, premiering New Year’s day in the UK and US. This marks his return to sci-fi television, 11 years after Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. Primeval with a brand new character. What can you tell us about Philip? Philip …

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Cairo Time Now Available on DVD

Cairo Time is available on DVD and Blu-ray in the United States today, just in time for holiday gifts! Didn’t get a chance to see it theaters? Now you can own it yourself and watch it whenever you want. Synopsis: A married magazine editor falls for one of her husband’s …

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