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Showbiz: Janet Fielding, who played plucky Australian stewardess Tegan Jovanka in the 1980s version of Doctor Who, is battling cancer, and five of the program’s stars are banding together to put on a convention benefiting her favorite cause. As her Doctor (Peter Davison) would say: “Brave heart, Tegan.” Doctor Who News Speaking of Doctor Who, […]

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Fox puts an end to playtime at the ‘Dollhouse’

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Fox has canceled Dollhouse. Joss Whedon’s second sci-fi series to be sacrificed to the network, Dollhouse struggled in the ratings but gained a loyal fan following and did well on time-shifted DVR playback. Even the addition of Summar Glau, a fellow Fox victim twice over in Terminator: The Sarah Connor […]

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‘Dollhouse’ debut is ratings deja vu

The surprise renewal last season of Joss Whedon’s sci-fi drama ‘Dollhouse’ may end up as only a temporary reprieve. The ratings for Friday’s season premiere are in and they are pretty bad. Though this is certainly disappointing, it’s not exactly surprising given the show’s performance last season. The Eliza Dushku vehicle only managed to garner […]

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‘Dollhouse’ adds another star from the Whedon-verse

Joss Whedon’s sci-fi drama “Dollhouse” is getting a new cast member. Summer Glau will be joining the show in its second season beginning Sept. 25th on Fox. Fans of Whedon’s work will be familiar with Glau from her role as River Tam on the futuristic western “Firefly” and its feature film follow-up “Serenity. She also […]

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