#RIP: actor Roy Dotrice has died at age 94. He played Hallyne in #GameOfThrones, Commissioner Simmonds in #Space1999, Benson (voice) in #Saturn3, the Elder in #Earth2, Frederick Lantz in #Babylon5, & much more, including a lot of voice work in animated TV series. His non-sci-fi & non-fantasy work included playing Leopold Mozart in #Amadeus and he was also a well known stage actor & won a Tony Award for his work in the revival of “A Moon for the Misbegotten”. May he rest in peace.
#StarWars news: a new trailer for “#StarWarsVIII: #TheLastJedi” has been released!
A little #StarWars humor…
#RIP: former football star turned actor Bernie Casey has died at 78. He played Cmdr. Calvin Hudson in #StarTrek #DS9, Derek Cranston in #Babylon5, Admiral Vanalden in #SeaQuest2032, Major Jeff Spender in #TheMartianChronicles & much more, including U.N. Jefferson in #RevengeOfTheNerds. Our condolences to his family, friends & fans. May he rest in peace.
#RIP: actor Harry Dean Stanton died on Sept. 15, 2017 at the of 91. He played Brett in #Alien, a security guard in #TheAvengers & much more, including Carl Rodd in #TwinPeaks. Our condolences to his family, friends & fans. May he rest in peace.
#StarWars news: in the wake of J.J. Abrams taking over as director of #StarWarsIX, it’s release date has been pushed back from May 24, 2019 to Dec. 20, 2019. It had already been reported that production on “Star Wars IX” was being pushed back from February, 2018 to June.
Disney has replaced the release schedule for May 24, 2019 with a live-action version of #Aladdin.
#StarWars News: J.J. Abrams has been selected by #LucasFilm to write & direct #StarWarsIX! He will co-write the film with Chris Terrio. The announcement was made on the starters.com website earlier this morning.