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2009-10-05 14:52:40

David Duchovny's U.S. television comedy series, Californication, has been picked up for a fourth season, Showtime said. The announcement was made Monday by Showtime Networks President of Entertainment Robert Greenblatt. The series is currently in its third season and an additional 12 new episodes of the show are to premiere as Season 4 in 2010. The series follows the exploits of writer Hank Moody as he works to balance his career, ex-girlfriend, daughter and hedonistic vices, the network...

2009-09-20 20:28:52

30 Rock leading man Alec Baldwin won the Emmy Award for best actor in a comedy series in Los Angeles Sunday. I'll be honest, I'd trade this to look like him, Baldwin joked, referring to presenter Rob Lowe. I really would, actually. ... I want to say thank you to everybody from the Academy who is responsible for this and congratulations to all the other nominees. The actor went on to thank his 30 Rock co-star, writer and producer Tina Fey, as well as what he called the best cast and crew. He...

2009-09-20 22:24:25

30 Rock won the Emmy Award for outstanding comedy series in Los Angeles Sunday. The show's leading man, Alec Baldwin, picked up the prize for best actor in a comedy series. I'll be honest, I'd trade this to look like him, Baldwin joked, referring to presenter Rob Lowe. I really would, actually. ... I want to say thank you to everybody from the Academy who is responsible for this and congratulations to all the other nominees. The actor went on to thank his 30 Rock co-star, writer and producer...

2009-09-16 11:03:46

Fifty years ago in 1959, test pilot Scott Crossfield threw the switch to ignite the twin XLR-11 engines of his North American Aviation X-15 rocket plane and begin the storied test program's first powered flight. It was a real kick in the pants. "The drop from the B-52 carrier aircraft was pretty abrupt, and then when you lit that rocket a second or two later you definitely felt it," said Joe Engle, another X-15 test pilot and member of the same exclusive fraternity of flyboys that included...

2009-08-31 04:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, Nov. 3, Columbia Records and Twentieth Century Fox Television will release "Glee: The Music, Volume 1," the first in a series of soundtracks that feature some of the music heard in the first season of the critically acclaimed series premiering Wednesday, Sept. 9 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. "Glee: The Music, Volume 1" will feature spectacular renditions of several chart-topping hits, including Queen's "Somebody to Love" and Neil Diamond's...

2009-08-05 16:00:00

PASADENA, Calif., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- USA Network, which just greenlit the pilot COVERT AFFAIRS, has inked actor/director/writer Tim Matheson to direct the pilot. A Universal Cable Productions original, COVERT AFFAIRS is executive produced by Dave Bartis and Doug Liman through Dutch Oven and written and co-executive produced by Matt Corman and Chris Ord. Shooting is set to take place in Toronto beginning in September. The announcement was made today by Jackie de Crinis, USA's senior...

2009-07-28 08:00:00

101-Year-Old Pilot and King's DC-3 to Take Center Stage at Oshkosh Air Show OSHKOSH, Wis., July 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Legendary American pilot Captain Joe Grant will appear at the Oshkosh Air Show to debut the book "King Abdulaziz... His Plane and His Pilot," by Dr. Michael Saba, which chronicles Capt. Grant's experiences flying the DC-3 for the Saudi Royal family during the 1940s. The book, which will be released as a special collector's edition at the air show, highlights the...

2009-07-08 11:51:00

NEW YORK, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- "30 Rock" will add a new address in 2011 as COMEDY CENTRAL has reached a multi-year deal with NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution to license the Emmy(R) Award-winning comedy series "30 Rock," it was announced today by Frances Manfredi, executive vice president/general sales manager, cable and non-theatrical sales for NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution and David Bernath, senior vice president, program strategy & microwave programming...

2009-07-03 14:06:43

U.S. actor Christian Slater may serve as the lead in the forthcoming ABC series The Forgotten, The Hollywood Reporter says. Zap2it.com said Thursday, citing the Reporter announcement, Slater is negotiating for the lead in the new drama about a former police officer investigating cases with anonymous victims. The series was picked up by ABC in May, but lead actor Rupert Penry-Jones left the show a short while later. Actress Reiko Aylesworth, known best for playing Michelle Dessler on 24, also...

2009-07-01 15:06:19

U.S. actress and pop singer Hillary Duff will appear in several episodes of the CW Network show Gossip Girl this fall, sources say. Duff's multi-episode story arc will begin with the show's fourth episode of the 2009-10 season, set to air Oct. 5, unnamed sources told Entertainment Weekly Wednesday. In the story, Duff will portray a movie star who's taking classes at New York University and ends up rooming with Jessica Szohr's Vanessa character, the magazine said. Duff reportedly had time in...

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Gregory Johnson
2012-10-22 11:08:31

Gregory Johnson is a NASA astronaut and a former colonel in the United States Air Force. He was born Gregory Harold "Box" Johnson on May 12, 1962 in South Ruislip, Middlesex, United Kingdom. Throughout his childhood, he became an Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America.. He graduated from Park Hills High School in Fairborn, Ohio in 1980 and went on to attend the United States Air Force Academy, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in aeronautical engineering in 1984. He was...

Bathocyroe fosteri
2014-01-05 00:00:00

Bathocyroe fosteri is a species of lobate ctenophore found in all oceans around the world. It is typically found at intermediate depths and is very abundant near the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. This deep-sea comb jelly is named for Alvin (DSV-2) pilot Dudley Foster, who is credited with first collecting the specimens. This specimen measures about two inches tall and is bioluminescent. This species, as well as other ctenophores, reproduce sexually, with little to know self-fertilization known....

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