'Torchwood' Star Burn Gorman Joins AMC Revolutionary Drama 'Turn'

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 15, 2013 @ 5:45 PM
Burn joins 'Turn,' or so we've learned. We've previously told you all about AMC's upcoming Revolutionary War drama 'Turn,' certainly one of the pilots to keep your eyes on as the acclaimed network looks expand its brand with new reality series and potential dramatic replacements for the likes of 'Breaking Bad' and 'Mad Men.' After a few casting the other day, it seems 'Turn' has struck again casting fan-favorite 'Torchwood' star Burn Gorman, but will 'Turn' live up to its namesake with viewer's heads?

The CW's 'Arrow' Is Made of 'Torchwood' as John Barrowman Joins Cast

by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 15, 2012 @ 12:50 PM
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It was either that, or "The CW Puts The 'Arrow' In John Barrowman," and we feel we made the right call.  In any case, it's a glorious day for fans of 'Torchwood' star John Barrowman as the British/American actor has lined his quiver for a recurring role on The CW's new superhero effort 'Arrow.'  The former Captain Jack Harness will appear in a number of episodes following the show's October 10 review, but who will the dashing star be playing against Stephen Amell's Oliver Queen?

'Torchwood' Star John Barrowman Time Travels to 'Gilded Lilys'

by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 7, 2012 @ 1:40 PM
Boy, you just can't keep a good time-traveler down.
The future of UK cult hit and American transplant 'Torchwood' remains somewhat in doubt given the meager performance of 'Torchwood: Miracle Day' in its inaugural USA run on stars, but that doesn't mean Captain Jack Harkness, er, John Barrowman is starved for work.  The seemingly immortal actor has picked up a leading role in ABC's period pilot 'Gilded Lilys' according to TV Guide.