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PHOTOS: Sid Rehearses for ‘Holy Warriors’

Rehearsals are underway for Holy Warriors, the new play from David Eldridge starring Alexander Siddig as Saladin. Photos of the cast rehearsing scenes were posted on the Shakespeare’s Globe Facebook page earlier today, including two of Sid. In the first, I think it’s safe to assume he’s practicing a fight scene. …

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Sid Scheduled to Appear at Destination Star Trek in London

Alexander Siddig is scheduled to appear at Destination Star Trek in London October 3-5, 2014. This will be following his starring role in “Holy Warriors” on the West End over the summer, so he should have even more stories to tell! More information and tickets are available at the Destination …

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Sid At FedCon23

Mel’s Note: I was hoping to have some convention reports to share in this post, but so far nothing has come in so we’ll just go with a few photos and a couple of comments. Alexander Siddig was a guest at FedCon23 in Dusseldorf May 30-31 where he appeared on stage …

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DA VINCI’S DEMONS: Season 2 Finale Airs Tonight!

The season 2 finale of Da Vinci’s Demons airs tonight (Saturday, May 31) on STARZ, following a marathon of this season’s earlier episodes. Additionally, several stars of the show will participate in the #DaVinciThon, a dual-screen social media event featuring live tweets and behind-the-scenes content from Da Vinci’s Demons cast …

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Alexander Siddig Not Returning to ATLANTIS

I posted a few weeks ago that production on the second season of Atlantis was underway, and while the official announcement did not mention Sid, I assumed that was simply because they weren't filming scenes with King Minos yet. I've since learned that Sid is not, in fact, returning for season 2.

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Sid Voices Sir Isaac Newton on COSMOS

A few weeks ago, viewers of the new FOX/NatGeo science series Cosmos were treated to the dulcet tones of our own Alexander Siddig in an episode featuring Sir Isaac Newton. In the episode, titled “When Knowledge Conquered Fear”, host Neil deGrasse Tyson visits the birthplace of Sir Isaac Newton (Siddig) and retraces the unlikely …

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ATLANTIS: Production Begins on Season 2

BBC America announced late last week that production has begun on Atlantis season 2. BBC AMERICA’s fantasy co-production, Atlantis, from the creators of Merlin and Misfits, has begun production on season two. The series follows the adventures of Jason (Jack Donnelly, Dancing on the Edge), Hercules (Mark Addy, Game of …

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DA VINCI’S DEMONS: Season 1 Marathon Begins March 17

In case you missed the first season of Da Vinci’s Demons, or want to refresh your memory before season 2 launches on March 22, STARZ is re-airing the entire season in two-episode blocks beginning March 17. Mon. March 17th 7pm Episode 101 “The Hanged Man” 8pm Episode 102 “The Serpent” …

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ATLANTIS US: “Touched By the Gods, Pt 1”

In the penultimate episode of the season in America, Atlantis raises the stakes by sending Jason on his most dangerous mission yet. Jason is reminded of his promise to Circe and her grim warning should he fail to honour their pact. With her threat hanging over him he has no …

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ATLANTIS US: “Hunger Pangs”

A new photo from episode 1.11 of Atlantis shows King Minos on a sick bed. The synopsis for this week’s episode doesn’t mention the storyline, but it becomes a major part of the plot as the series heads toward it’s first season finale. Penniless and starving, Jason cannot believe his …

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