Here are the stories for Wednesday, June 14, 2006: Firefly's Morena Baccarin joins Stargate-SG1; Sony Pictures Preview of Stargate SG-1 Season 10; SG1/SGA - Creation Con: Update on Chicago Con, Aug 25-27; Golden Gate - 200th Episode
Firefly's Morena Baccarin joins Stargate-SG1
Add another science fiction show refugee to the ever-growing sanctuary known as Stargate SG-1. Morena Baccarin, who portrayed Inara Serra in the short-lived Fox series Firefly and the subsequent movie Serenity, will be joining the Sci-Fi Channel series for a number episodes this upcoming season (which begins on July 14th)......
Sony Pictures Preview of Stargate SG-1 Season 10
Executive Producers Robert Cooper and Joe Mallozzi describe how the Ori invade and start to take over our galaxy. Taking the team back to where they were in the beginning. Stargate SG-1 is once again dealing with a much more technically advanced and dangerous enemy. Its not too late to join the Stargate saga.
This preview also provides some insight into what went into creating the new set. This huge, flexible, and complicated new village can be changed to work with both Stargate SG-1 and Stargate Atlantis. Stunts, special effects, cast interviews, and more. This 20 minute exclusive sneak peek of season 10 is available at Best Buy, with the purchase of the Stargate SG-1 season 8 (5 disc) box set.
Ben Browder screencaps can be found here.
Thanks to: BenBrowder.com for the info.
SG1/SGA - Creation Con: Update on Chicago Con, Aug 25-27
STARGATE SG-1/ATLANTIS CHICAGO CONVENTION: SINGLE DAY TICKETS ON SALE NOW!
With a little more than two months to go, we're pumped up with excitement about the largest STARGATE event on our annual tour:
CHICAGO! The dates are August 25-27, 2006 at the Wyndham O'Hare Hotel and our line-up of actors so far is sensational:
- MICHAEL SHANKS - Dr. Daniel Jackson - Saturday
- BEAU BRIDGES - Stargate SG-1's - Major General Hank Landry. Beau Bridges is one of the world's most recognizable actors and he always delivers a great performance in the countless films and television productions he has participated in for decades. We're thrilled to welcome Mr. Bridges to our stages and offer fellow fans the opportunity to get to know and meet him!) Some of our favorite work he has done inlcudes films The Fabulous Baker Boys and Norma Rae, plus television's Without Warning: The James Brady Story for which he won an Emmy Award and Kissinger and Nixon. Appearing Sunday
- JOE FLANIGAN - Major/Lt. Colonel John Sheppard of Stargate: Atlantis - Sunday
- GARY JONES - Chief Mst Sgt. Walter Harriman - Saturday
- CLIFF SIMON - Baal - Sunday
- JASON MOMOA - Ronan Dex of Stargate Atlantis - Saturday
- DAN PAYNE - Dan is a frequent visitor to STARGATE and STARGATE ATLANTIS, and you've seen him as many characters including KULL WARRIOR on SG-1 and Wraith Warriors in ATLANTIS. He has also worked on fan favorite SMALLVILLE. Appearing Friday.
- ALEX ZAHARA - A familiar face to sci-fi fans, Alex has appeared in numerous genre series, including seven guest spots on Stargate SG-1 (Spirits, 1969, Foothold, Beast of Burden, Metamorphosis, Enemy Mine, and Space Race), and the SCI FI Channel's movie, Babylon 5: Legend of The Rangers: To Live and Die in Starlight, portraying "Dulann", the lead Minbari warrior monk. Appearing Friday.
Today, we've put on sale SINGLE DAY PREFERRED and GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS so EVERYONE can know they are READY for the convention! It is always Creation's goal to have a ticket bracket for every pocketbook so EVERYONE who loves STARGATE can come to the convention! General admission daily tickets are priced at a super-low $25 each, certainly a great bargain for an entire day of ENTERTAINMENT!So, click here and come aboard The OFFICIAL STARGATE SG-1/ATLANTIS Convention coming to CHICAGO August 25-27, 2006
Get more information at: http://www.creationent.com/cal/sgchi.htm
Golden Gate - 200th Episode
From SciFi Weekly: Golden Gate
Party hearty with the cast and crew of Stargate SG-1 as they start their 10th season and celebrate their 200th episode.
From SciFi Weekly: Atlantis Exposed
SCI FI's embedded journalist goes undercover to report back from the front lines with a sneak peek at season three of Stargate Atlantis.
Richard Dean Anderson
There's a small photo of Richard Dean Anderson at the site, looks like it's from the 200 episode celebration in the SGC Gateroom.
Find it here.
SG-1's 10th Anniversary Contest
In celebration of STARGATE SG-1's 10th Anniversary, Loudside is teaming up with Sony Pictures Home Entertainment so that one lucky individual can win a complete set of the STARGATE SG-1 seasons 1-8 on DVD in their newly repackaged slimline cases, and two lucky runner-up winners will win cool SG-1 prize packs featuring one of a kind SG-1 merchandise and Final Fanatasy 7: Advent Children and Odyssey 5 the complete series on DVD.
NOTE: You need to register with this site to enter the contest. You must be 13 or older to register. Loudside is: "a one stop source for Music and Entertainment News, Information, and discussion."
GIVEAWAY ENDS: 7/12/2006 11:59PM PST
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