Supporting TV Actors That Deserve A Shot At A Leading Role

Here is my list of supporting actors and actresses in television right now that I think deserve a shot at a leading role. Feel free to nominate your own favorites in the comments. » 3/13/15 3:59pm 3/13/15 3:59pm

A Rocky Season Of Supernatural Comes To A Rock-Solid Conclusion


At times, Supernatural's ninth season has felt like a show groping for things it hasn't done before. (Sam already got addicted to demon blood and lost his soul, so why not have an angel possess him?) There have been odd decisions, like that attempted spin-off. But at least the season finale was a darn solid ending. » 5/21/14 1:40pm 5/21/14 1:40pm

Crowley really does make everything on Supernatural 100 percent better

The meat of last night's Supernatural was a "buddy-comedy" adventure in which Crowley, the King of Hell, replaces Sam as Dean's partner in crime. The result is awesomeness, the likes of which this show hasn't served up in ages. Spoilers ahead... » 1/22/14 4:47pm 1/22/14 4:47pm

Mark Sheppard really should play Avon in Syfy's Blake's 7 reboot

Syfy is apparently racing ahead at speed Standard by Six with its remake of Blake's 7, the classic British show about criminals who join a political prisoner to fight an evil space empire. This show will live and die based on the character of Avon, and there's one actor who's uniquely qualified to play him. » 4/30/13 11:47am 4/30/13 11:47am

Video proof that Mark Sheppard is science fiction's ultimate badass

With his recent appearance on Doctor Who, Mark Sheppard cemented his place as science fiction's greatest character actor. But we've been loving Sheppard for years...and we assembled this video of every last one of his scifi roles to prove his awesomeness. » 4/28/11 1:37pm 4/28/11 1:37pm

Why Doctor Who's opening two-parter will be bigger than ever before

Doctor Who comes back on Easter, and the opening two-parter sounds like one of the most ambitious things the show's ever done — including the first ever proper filming in the United States. » 4/05/11 12:33pm 4/05/11 12:33pm

Shot-By-Shot Analysis of the New Doctor Who Trailer

We've seen Doctor Who's time-wimey take on "A Christmas Carol", and now it's time to look ahead to season six. Let's examine the new trailer and learn what's in store for the Doctor and his friends. Spoilers and speculation ahead! » 12/27/10 10:40am 12/27/10 10:40am

Omnipresent scifi character actor Mark Sheppard is headed to Doctor Who

The inevitable (and awesome) has finally happened: Mark Sheppard, the man behind Badger/Romo Lampkin/Benedict Valda/Crowley/Manservant Neville/every other shifty but strangely lovable science fiction character of the last decade is playing a "huge role" on the next series of Doctor Who. » 10/17/10 8:15am 10/17/10 8:15am

Is there any such a thing as being too paranoid when you work at…

Last night's Warehouse 13 was a Pete-centric episode, which could have been pretty horrifying. But it was actually a pretty fun episode — especially the first half, in which we got to see Pete being both paranoid and competent. Spoilers! » 8/11/10 6:23pm 8/11/10 6:23pm

In Defense Of Romo Lampkin — And His "Mitochondrial Dog"

We caught up with actor Mark Sheppard at Comic Con, and he explained why Battlestar Galactica's Romo Lampkin really was a good guy — and why Romo's pet dog was the ancestor of all other dogs on Earth. » 8/13/09 1:06pm 8/13/09 1:06pm

Discover The Final Fate Of The Middleman, With The Season Finale…

Where have all the great heroes gone? We got a chance to see the Middleman, ABC Family's gone-too-soon superhero, one more time at SDCC, as the cast read the script for the unfilmed season finale. And now the video's online. » 8/03/09 5:00pm 8/03/09 5:00pm

The Middleman Returned, And Our Heads Exploded!

The Middleman, one of the greatest and craziest shows ever to bludgeon television with awesomeness, finally got the finale it deserves. The cast read the unaired finale script, and it was like the greatest rock concert ever. » 7/23/09 12:30pm 7/23/09 12:30pm

Dollhouse's Mysterious Alpha May Be The Person We Least Suspect

Now that the news we posted about Dollhouse's mysterious Alpha is looking more like a rumor, Joss Whedon has let slip another crucial detail: the actor who plays Alpha may, himself, be a huge spoiler. » 2/26/09 10:30am 2/26/09 10:30am

It's A Romo Lampkin Universe! (We Just Visit It.)

If you couldn't get enough of Romo Lampkin, the Blues Brothers » 8/18/08 12:40pm 8/18/08 12:40pm-esque attorney who saved Gaius Baltar and hallucinated about his dead cat on , then rejoice! Actor Mark Sheppard is playing the villainous Manservant Neville in the last two episodes of season one, and he's also set to appear in multiple episodes of Joss…