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Arrow Targets Summer Glau for Recurring Role as Oliver Queen Adversary

Arrow Targets Summer Glau for Recurring Role as Oliver Queen Adversary

The CW’s Arrow has its sights set on further upping its geek cred by casting Whedonverse alum and onetime Terminator Summer Glau as an adversary for Oliver Queen.

In Season 2 of the superhero series, Glau will fill the recurring role of Isabel Rochev, the beautiful (ya think?) and dangerous Vice President of Aquisitions for Stellmoor International, a company looking to take over Queen Consolidated. Previously on the show, her name was glimpsed on Robert Queen’s “list.”

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‘Falling Skies’ Renewed for Fourth Season at TNT

‘Falling Skies’ Renewed for Fourth Season at TNT

Heroes for Hire wants to congratulate Drew Roy, Moon Bloodgood, and the “Falling Skies” cast/crew on the TNT renewal.

“TNT has ordered a fourth season of “Falling Skies” from exec producer Steven Spielberg and DreamWorks TV.  Drama, starring Noah Wyle, averages 5.8 million viewers in L+7 and presently ranks as basic cable’s top scripted skein in adults 18-49 and adults 25-54.

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Alessandro Juliani guest stars on “Continuum”

Alessandro Juliani guest stars on “Continuum”

The jarring time jump, dealing with life-and-death crises and the ongoing separation from her husband and son finally take their toll on Kiera this week on Continuum — and TVLine has an exclusive sneak peek at the proverbial straw breaking the camel’s back.

In Friday’s episode (Syfy, 10/9c), the occasion of her son Sam’s birthday steers Kiera on a path to an emotional meltdown — a spiral not helped any when Gardiner and his minions confront the mysterious “federal agent” about her litany of lies, in the course of a departmental “mole hunt.”

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John Barrowman presenting at Eisner Awards

John Barrowman presenting at Eisner Awards

The 25th annual Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards ceremony will be held Friday, July 19 in the Indigo Ballroom at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront. This year’s title sponsor is Syfy, the  destination for imagination-based entertainment on television, with year-round acclaimed original series, events, blockbuster movies, classic science fiction, and fantasy programming. Syfy’s exciting lineup of shows to be presented at Comic-Con this year include Defiance, Warehouse 13, Being Human, Haven, and the brand-new series Helix.

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New to Heroes for Hire – Stephen Amell

New to Heroes for Hire – Stephen Amell

Heroes for Hire is delighted to announce that new to our company is Stephen Amell. Stephen is probably best known for his role as Oliver Queen in the CW’s Arrow.

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New to Heroes for Hire – Drew Roy

New to Heroes for Hire – Drew Roy

Heroes for Hire is delighted to announce that new to our company is Drew Roy. Drew is probably best known for his role as Hal in TNT’s Falling Skies.

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Anthony Ruivivar in Cartoon Network’s “Beware the Batman”

Anthony Ruivivar in Cartoon Network’s “Beware the Batman”

Anthony Ruivivar is the voice of “Batman” in Cartoon Network’s new series, “Beware the Batman”, premiering July 13.

From USA Today:

The Dark Knight returns to the small screen this summer. The “beware” label only means he really means business.

The new animated series Beware the Batman premieres July 13 (10 a.m. ET/PT) as part of Cartoon Network’s DC Nation programming block. And the computer-generated detective thriller is balancing the modern and the classic.

Voiced by Anthony Ruivivar (Banshee), Batman (and alter ego Bruce Wayne) looks spiffy in black suit befitting a Dark Knight

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Giancarlo Esposito to get Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Giancarlo Esposito to get Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Heroes for Hire wishes congratulations to Giancarlo Esposito!!

The Hollywood Walk of Fame committee announced its 2014 honorees in a ceremony today featuring Jennifer Lopez, who received a star. The latest group of entertainers whose names will grace Hollywood Boulevard includes Giancarlo Esposito and Tavis Smiley for their achievements in television,

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Kelly Hu on “Warehouse 13″

Kelly Hu on “Warehouse 13″

Be sure to catch Kelly on “Warehouse 13″ in her recurring role as Abigail Cho, a protégé of Mrs. Frederic.

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Helen Slater in Lifetime movie, ‘The Good Mother”

Helen Slater in Lifetime movie, ‘The Good Mother”

Renowned actress and singer-songwriter Helen Slater stars in the Lifetime Original Movie The Good Mother, premiering this Saturday, June 8 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Lifetime. The mom-of-one plays a woman suffering from Munchausen by Proxy Syndrome, a rare form of child abuse involving the fabrication of an illness or symptoms by a caregiver.

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