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Dial the Gate for Amazon HQ: Jeff Bezos buys MGM! He deeply desires Stargate and James Bond (news).

May 26, 2021 | By | Reply More
Dial the Gate for Amazon HQ: Jeff Bezos buys MGM! He deeply desires Stargate and James Bond (news).

Amazon has been ordered by owner Jeff Bezos to buy film studio MGM for $8.45 billion – thanks to the Fed for all that money printing flooding the market with nearly free takeover dosh. MGM will feed Amazon Studios with content to grow the streaming beast, so we can expect lots more Bond as well […]

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Stargate SG-1’s Ba’al, Cliff Simon, passes away (news).

March 14, 2021 | By | Reply More
Stargate SG-1’s Ba’al, Cliff Simon, passes away (news).

Cliff Simon, the actor who played the evil System Lord Ba’al in TV series Stargate SG-1, has sadly passed away in a kiteboarding accident. Simon was born in Johannesburg, South Africa. He immigrated to the US in 2000, arriving in Los Angeles. Simon secured an agent, and landed a guest star role with Don Johnson […]

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Stargate: can it be resurrected? A modest proposal (video).

March 3, 2021 | By | 1 Reply More
Stargate: can it be resurrected? A modest proposal (video).

Rowan J Coleman is casting his eyes back to the once glorious field of Stargate TV series (and heck, the movie, too). Sadly, MGM is said to be functionally bankrupt and as the owner of those juicy Stargate rights, it’s unlikely a new spin-off, reboot, or plain sniff of the Stargate universe is ever likely […]

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Stargate: an open wormhole to scifi greatness (documentary: video).

October 26, 2020 | By | Reply More
Stargate: an open wormhole to scifi greatness (documentary: video).

The complete history of the Stargate franchise – from the film Stargate, released in 1994, by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer to the various TV series – are examined in this 50-minute-long documentary on the streams of greatness (well, Youtube, at any rate).

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Stargate x 3 new movies, says Roland Emmerich.

September 7, 2013 | By | Reply More
Stargate x 3 new movies, says Roland Emmerich.

Roland Emmerich is planning three new Stargate movies – but they’re going to be a continuation of the original movie franchise, rather than the various SG1/SGU/Atlantis TV series… will there be a part for Kurt Russell or James Spader? Looks like that’s a no, it seems. Oh well, you can’t have everything.

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Portals to infinity.

August 8, 2012 | By | Reply More
Portals to infinity.

In 2011 a lover of my work who had always liked the Galactic Tours ‘portal’ illustration asked if the original was still available. Since it was from 1981 it was sold long ago, so he asked if something similar could be painted. After long e-mail discussions the result was the large painting seen here: not […]

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