Raphael Sbarge in "Once Upon a Time" (ABC/JACK ROWAND)

‘Once Upon A Time’s’ Frankenstein Controversy: It Was Always Part of the Plan, Says Raphael Sbarge

“Once Upon a Time” began as a show about classic fairytale characters in modern times. Gradually, the cast expanded to include The Mad Hatter and Captain Hook, characters who, while from outside the fairytale universe, did star in classic Disney animated films. Last week’s episode ventured farther afield, revealing that Dr. Whale (David Anders) was, […]

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Casting Quickies: ‘Vampire Diaries,’ ‘Bones’ and More

What business does a beloved ‘Alias’ alum have in Mystic Falls? Who is Cam’s new man? Is ‘Brothers & Sisters’ shedding a sibling? Here’s a round-up of the latest casting scoops out there. SARK ATTACK: Fresh off his abruptly-ended ’24’ run, ‘Alias’ alum David Anders is joining ‘The Vampire Diaries‘ as Jonathan Gilbert, Elena and […]

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David Anders Culls A New Crop of Creepy Kids in Syfy’s ‘Children of the Corn’ Remake

In Syfy’s remake of the Stephen King classic, Children of the Corn, there are some big changes a’foot in that there cornfield. The story’s setting takes a bigger leap back to the post-war 70s, and Burt is now an anti-hero (the ‘hardened Vietnam vet with a sawed-off shotgun’ kind) instead of a sensitive Thirtysomething doctor. […]

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‘Alias,’ ‘Heroes’ Baddie Joins ’24’

After deliciously wicked turns on ‘Alias‘ and ‘Heroes,’ David Anders is moving on to one of TV’s most formidable opponents: Jack Bauer. Anders is reportedly set to join the cast of ‘24‘ this season in a still-undisclosed role (but here’s hoping the character will possess his well-played streaks of villainy). (more…)

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