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INESCAPABLE: The SidCity Review

Inescapable opens in New York and Los Angeles today, followed by On Demand next week (check your local provider). I received a review copy just before a major snow storm hit Kansas, so snuggled down with some hot cocoa and watched the latest collaboration between writer/director Ruba Nadda and lead …

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GAME OF THRONES Fans Want Sid to Star

The third season of HBO’s hit series Game of Thrones premieres March 31, but fans are already presenting their casting choices for characters likely to appear in season four and there is a very vocal group championing Alexander Siddig to play the role of Oberyn Martell. I first saw some …

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DA VINCI’S DEMONS: Official Poster Released

STARZ sent over the official poster for their new series, Da Vinci’s Demons, today. It’s a clever take on Da Vinci’s famous drawings of flying machines meshed with star Tom Riley. “Leonardo was a transformational figure—the original Renaissance man and the kind of genius that only emerges every thousand years …

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DA VINCI’S DEMONS: More Information About Sid’s Character

Starz! has updated their Da Vinci’s Demons site with information about supporting characters, including Alexander Siddig. Previously Sid described his character as “an Obi-Wan Kenobi type” to Tom Riley’s Da Vinci. The Starz! site identifies him as Al-Rahim, aka “The Turk”, and describes him thusly: The mysterious Turk – or Al-Rahim …

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MAY IN THE SUMMER: Positive Review from Sundance

Now that May in the Summer has premiered at Sundance, reviews are starting to come in. The first review comes from IndieWire, and it’s very positive, earning an A- grade, although there’s no specific mention of Sid. While the story runs slightly longer than it should and not every sad-faced …

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STAR TREK: DEEP SPACE NINE Turns 20 Today!

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the premiere of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. On January 3, 1993, a very different take on Gene Roddenberry’s vision arrived on TV screens. Set on a space station instead of a starship,  the people of Starfleet were surrounded by “locals”, struggling to aid …

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2012: The Sid Year In Review

This has been a busy year for Sid. Let’s take a look back at some of the highlights in the Sid Year That Was. INESCAPABLE: Sid reunited with writer/director Ruba Nadda to film this movie in South Africa at the beginning of the year, followed by a world premiere at …

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Happy Holidays!

Merry Christmas! Season’s Greetings! Feliz Navidad! We wanted to take a minute to wish all of you who visit SidCity.net a very happy holiday and share the little video we made with greetings for Sid. Enjoy!

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Happy Birthday, Siddig!

They say it’s your birthday… On this day 47 years ago, the lovely Siddig came into the world. Please join us in celebrating Sid’s birthday by leaving a comment below for the man of the day. I’ll start things off: Roses are red, Violets are blue, Most poems rhyme, Happy …

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FALCON: New Crime Series Airs November 15 on Sky

Falcon, the new crime series from Sky Atlantic, premieres Thursday, November 15 at 10PM in the UK. As previously reported, Sid co-stars as Julio Menendez in the first series, Falcón: The Blind Man of Seville. Sid’s character is shrouded in mystery, to the extent that promotional photos couldn’t be released without spoiling …

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