Maurice Benard packs a heavy punch in the world of acting. Most of you know him as the dark Sonny Corinthos of General Hospital. But for his latest project, he collaborates with his wife of 30 years, Paula Benard, on their first film: The Ghost and the Whale. Its a dramatic and mysterious piece that the duo should be beyond pr…
The First Lady is headed to Nashville. Word has spread that Michelle Obama will play herself in a cameo appearance on ABC's popular country music drama during the May 7th episode, titled âAll Or Nothing With Me.â While very little is known about he appearance, we do know that it is set at the Fort Campbell Army base. The network has also revealed that the episodeâs storyline involves Rayna organizing of a charity concert on the Army base after finding out Luke has been injured in Afghanistan, cutting his tour short.
With just one more episode left to go in the sixth season Face Off, Syfy has opted to renew the popular reality competition series for a seventh installment. Premiering in January 2011, Face Off featured a group of aspiring Hollywood makeup professionals, and tasked them with completing various challenges of varying difficulty levels. A panel of industry heavyweights served as judges for each event, with the ultimate winner winning $100,000 and a year's supply of makeup. Face Off wraps up Season Six on Tuesday, April 22nd at 9/8c. Season Seven will premiere in July.
WGN Americaâs first original scripted series, Salem, is welcoming another familiar face to its historical and bewitching tale. Stephen Lang is joining the dark and twisted drama as Increase Mather, father to Seth Gabelâs Cotton Mather. In this recurring role, Langâs character is described as an old-line, hardcore Puritan who led the way across the ocean to the Promise Land in the late 1600s. Just like his son, heâs also intellectual, spiritual and political, and one of the most influential and feared men in the country.
Two more actors are blasting off into the 1960s space race. Bret Harrison and Aaron McCusker are taking on the roles of two Mercury Seven men in The Astronaut Wives Club. Harrison will play Gordon âGordoâ Cooper, a hotshot, young gun with an all-American swagger. As for McCusker, heâs set for the role of Wally Schirra, an astronaut and a prankster.