03-27 Happy birthday to Elizabeth Mitchell, Born: March 27, 1970.
Elizabeth Mitchell is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Dr. Juliet Burke on the ABC TV series Lost, and also had lead roles on the TV series V and Revolution, and recurring as the Snow Queen in Once Upon A Time in late 2014. She has starred in such films as The Santa Clause 2, The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause and Gia.
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03-27 Happy birthday to Nathan Fillion, Born: March 27, 1971.
Nathan Fillion is a Canadian actor best known for his role as Malcolm Reynolds in Firefly and Richard Castle on the ABC series Castle and Firefly’s feature film continuation, Serenity.
He has acted in traditionally distributed films like Slither and Trucker, Internet-distributed films like Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog, television soap operas and sitcoms, and theater. Fillion has also voiced several video games, including the Bungie titles Halo 3, Halo 3: ODST, Halo: Reach and Destiny.
He was also in the web series Con-Man.
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03-27 Happy birthday to Michael York, Born: March 27, 1942.
Michael York,(born Michael Hugh Johnson; is a British actor.
Prior to graduating with a degree in English from the University of Oxford in 1964, York had toured with the National Youth Theatre, also performing with the Oxford University Dramatic Society and the University College Players. After some time with the Dundee Repertory Theatre, where he played in Brendan Behan’s The Hostage, York joined National Theatre under Laurence Olivier where he worked with Franco Zeffirelli during the 1965 staging of Much Ado About Nothing. Following his role on British TV as Jolyon (Jolly) in The Forsyte Saga (1967), York made his film debut as Lucentio in Zeffirelli’s The Taming of the Shrew (1967), then was cast as Tybalt in Zeffirelli’s 1968 film adaptation of Romeo and Juliet. He starred in The Guru (1969), played an amoral bisexual drifter in Something for Everyone (1970) and portrayed the bisexual Brian Roberts in Bob Fosse’s film version of Cabaret (1972). In 1977, he reunited with Zeffirelli as John the Baptist in Jesus of Nazareth.
York starred as D’Artagnan in the 1973 adaptation of The Three Musketeers and he made his Broadway début in the original production of Tennessee Williams’s Out Cry. One year later the sequel to The Three Musketeers was released (roughly covering events in the second half of the book) titled The Four Musketeers. Fifteen years later, most of the cast (and crew) joined together in a third film titled The Return of the Musketeers based on the Dumas novel Twenty Years After. He played the title character in the film adaptation of Logan’s Run (1976). The following year, he starred in The Island of Dr. Moreau opposite Burt Lancaster.
Since his auspicious early work, York has enjoyed a busy and varied career in film, television, and on the stage. He appeared in two episodes in the second season of the Road to Avonlea series as Ezekiel Crane, the lighthouse keeper of Avonlea and foster father of Gus Pike. His Broadway theatre credits include Bent (1980), The Crucible (1992), Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me (1993), and the ill-fated musical The Little Prince and the Aviator (1982), which closed during previews. He also has made many sound recordings as a reader, including Harper Audio’s production of C. S. Lewis’ The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.
York appeared in the Babylon 5 episode “A Late Delivery from Avalon” as a delusional man who believed himself to be King Arthur returned. He also appeared as Professor Asher Fleming, a 60-year-old Yale professor and boyfriend of Yale student Paris Geller (Liza Weil) during the fourth season of Gilmore Girls. He performed the voice of the character Ares in the Justice League Unlimited episode “Hawk & Dove”, as well as Dr. Montague Kane in the Batman: The Animated Series episode “Zatanna” and Kanto in the Superman: The Animated Series episode “Tools of the Trade”. York starred in both The Omega Code and its sequel, Megiddo: The Omega Code 2, as Stone Alexander, the Antichrist from Christian eschatology.
He played President Alexander Bourne of Macronesia on seaQuest 2032. He played Basil Exposition in all three of the Austin Powers films. He has made an appearance on The Simpsons as Mason Fairbanks, Homer Simpson’s possible father, in “Homer’s Paternity Coot”. In 2006, York played the character Bernard Fremont (inspired by real life serial killer Charles Sobhraj) in the Law & Order: Criminal Intent episode “Slither”. He also appeared as a fictionalized version of himself in several episodes of the third season of Curb Your Enthusiasm as a fellow investor in Larry’s new restaurant ‘BoBo’s. In 2009, he lent his voice to Star Wars: The Clone Wars.
York voiced Petrie’s uncle Pterano in The Land Before Time VII: The Stone of Cold Fire. York was the narrator in the audio New Testament project, Word of Promise, produced by Jim Caviezel. York again played King Arthur in a revival of Lerner and Loewe’s Camelot, which began its run at the La Mirada Theatre in Southern California, and toured nationally in 2006 and 2007.
York portrays “Luke” in The Truth & Life Dramatised Audio New Testament Bible, a 22-hour audio dramatization of the New Testament, which uses the Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition translation. In 2008, York took part in the BBC Wales programme Coming Home about his Welsh family history. In September 2013, York played Albany in the Gala Performance of William Shakespeare’s King Lear at The Old Vic in London.
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03-26 Happy birthday to the late Peter Marko, born on March 26, 1917 and passed away on Sept. 19, 2013.
Peter Marko is the actor who played Lieutenant Gaetano in the original series episode “The Galileo Seven”.
His only other known acting credits are guest appearances on the television shows The Outer Limits, Twelve O’Clock High, and Hogan’s Heroes. Star Trek was his last known acting appearance.
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03-26 Happy birthday to the late Phillip R. Allen, Born: March 26, 1939 and passed away on March 1, 2012.
Phillip Richard Allen was the actor who played Captain J.T. Esteban in Star Trek III: The Search for Spock. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
He is known for numerous television and film guest appearances. Appearing beside Merritt Butrick as David Marcus, Allen had coincidentally already played a character named David Marcus himself, in 1977 on Lou Grant.
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