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STRIKE BACK: ORIGINS airing on Cinemax in the US {PHOTO}

I’m a bit late posting this – had my dates wrong – but Cinemax is currently airing Strike Back: Origins, the original 6 episodes that aired in the UK, starring Richard Armitage and Andrew Lincoln. The fifth episode premiered last night, co-starring Alexander Siddig as the mysterious Zahir Sharq. Here’s the …

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ATLANTIS Premieres in the US Tonight!

Head’s up US Sidsters! Atlantis finally arrives on our side of the ocean tonight! The UK has already seen eight episodes, but we’ll get the very first episode beginning at 9/8c on BBC America, following the encore broadcast of Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary Special, The Day of the Doctor. Here’s the official synopsis: A …

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Happy Birthday, Siddig!

Please join us in wishing Sid a very happy birthday today! It’s been a busy year for Sid, with not one but two successful dramas on television (both renewed!) plus roles in movies and appearances at two conventions (on two continents) to meet with fans. Here’s to another successful year!

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ATLANTIS: King Minos Publicity Photo

BBC One posted a publicity photo of Alexander Siddig as King Minos on their Atlantis Tumblr with this description: Minos. King of Atlantis He rules the citizens of the city yet is fearful of the Gods. A powerful man, not to be messed with.

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ATLANTIS: BBC America Premiere Date Announced

I just received a press release from BBC America about their new Fall shows, and lo and behold, Atlantis is among them! Per the release, Atlantis will debut on Saturday, November 23 as part of their Supernatural Saturdays lineup. I’m still not seeing a confirmed date for the show’s UK …

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THE FIFTH ESTATE to Open Toronto International Film Festival

The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) is just around the corner and organizers have announced that The Fifth Estate will open the event this year. The Fifth Estate tells the story of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange (Benedict Cumberbatch) and his colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg (Daniel Brühl) as they team up to become underground watchdogs of the privileged …

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