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'Hawaii Five-0' Season 4 Taps Chi McBride as Original Series Character

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 10, 2013 @ 6:30 PM
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We've seen CBS procedural 'Hawaii Five-0' pay reverence to the original series by reenacting entire episodes, and even with the season 4 move to Friday nights, that trend shows no sign of stopping. The network has called upon former 'Golden Boy' star Chi McBride for a recurring role as a character that originated on the original 1968 series.

'Hannibal' Season 2: David Bowie Offered a Role, Plus Chi McBride as Barney?

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 27, 2013 @ 8:30 PM
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Back before NBC officially decided to renew the darkly delicious 'Hannibal' for season 2, series creator Bryan Fuller expressed a desire to cast glam rock legend David Bowie as Hannibal's oft-mentioned uncle, among other envisioned castings. Now, Fuller has reportedly extended an official offer to Bowie, and has another 'Pushing Daisies' alum in mind for the literary role of Barney!