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INESCAPABLE: Joshua Jackson Talks About Filming

Fringe star Joshua Jackson appeared at WonderCon last weekend to promote his FOX genre series. In an exclusive interview with ComingSoon.net, he also talked about his experience working on Inescapable. CS: There aren’t very many details about “Inescapable” out there. What’s the premise of the movie and where does your …

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INESCAPABLE Set Report: “All Is Calm”

The National Post has a report from the set of Sid’s new movie, Inescapable, where things are going so well, director Ruba Nadda sounds shocked:  “It’s just been one of the smoothest film shoots I’ve ever been on. I’m going to be honest, I didn’t expect it but its just …

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Oded Fehr & Saad Siddiqui Join INESCAPABLE

Sid’s latest collaboration with Cairo Time writer/director Ruba Nadda, Inescapable, added two more actors, per The Hollywood Reporter. Oded Fehr and Saad Siddiqui will co-star in the movie, currently in production. No word on which roles they’re playing in the thriller, but Alexander Siddig and Oded Fehr in the same …

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Marisa Tomei & Joshua Jackson Join Siddig in INESCAPABLE

Per Variety, Oscar-winner Marisa Tomei and Fringe‘s Joshua Jackson have signed on to play leads opposite Alexander Siddig in Inescapable. The film, written and directed by Ruba Nadda, is the story of a Syrian expatriate (Siddig) whose journalist daughter goes missing in Damascus. He must return to his homeland to …

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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Now Available on Netflix Streaming

Netflix added almost all of the Star Trek series to their streaming media service over the summer, with the notable exception of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. We aren’t sure why DS9 was left out of the initial rollout, but thanks to a tip from Sheri, we can report that …

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Alexander Siddig Quoted in EW Article About Arabs in Film

In the October 14/21 issue of Entertainment Weekly, the special “reunion” issue, there is a special report on Middle Eastern actors in film. Sid is quoted, along with many others, about being an actor of Arab descent in Hollywood. The implicit onscreen hostility to Arabs post-9/11 shocked Alexander Siddig, a …

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Vera Farmiga to Co-Star in INESCAPABLE?

Rumor has it that Oscar-nominated actress Vera Farmiga (Up in the Air) has signed on to co-star opposite Alexander Siddig in Inescapable. The film is the second time Sid has teamed up with writer/director Ruba Nadda; 2010’s Cairo Time was their first movie together. Plot details are scarce but we do …

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WeekendTrek Raises $3500 for Doctors Without Borders

As part of the festivities at WeekendTrek, an auction was held to benefit Doctors Without Borders, one of Sid’s preferred charities. Fans bid on “baby pages” (the small script pages actors use while filming) signed by Sid, Andy Robinson and Rene Auberjonois to raise $583 for the charity. In addition, …

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Auction to Benefit Doctors Without Borders at WeekendTrek

WeekendTrek is June 17-19 in Barcelona, and Sid will be a guest of honor along with Andy Robinson. Bashir and Garak, together again! In addition to the regular Q&A sessions, there will be an auction to benefit Doctors Without Borders. Among the items up for bid are script pages from …

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