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Jason Momoa and Alfre Woodard: See will create more roles for blind actors

Jason Momoa and Alfre Woodard: See will create more roles for blind actors

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Jason Momoa and Alfre Woodard have told Sky News they believe their new series See will pave the way for more roles for blind actors on screen.The drama is set hundreds of years in the future, after a deadly virus has decimated Earth and left those who survived without sight - until Baba Voss, played by Momoa, becomes the father of twins who can see. While Game Of Thrones and Aquaman star Momoa and mooted 2020 Oscar contender Woodard lead the cast, the ensemble also features several actors who are visually impaired. Image: Jason Momoa and Alfre Woodard star in See. Pic: Apple TV+ Due for release on Friday as one of the flagship shows for the launch of Apple's new TV+ streaming service, the show has already opened up the conversation a...
Watch: Jason Momoa is blind and brutal in Apple original ‘See” trailer

Watch: Jason Momoa is blind and brutal in Apple original ‘See” trailer

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Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Apple released the trailer for its original series, See, on Tuesday. Jason Momoa and Alfre Woodard star in the Apple TV + original series that premieres Nov. 1. In a post-apocalyptic world, humans have lost the sense of sight. Momoa leads a tribe through the wilderness with only his other four senses. However, he discovers that new babies have the ability to see, making them valuable to enemies. While his tribe wants to give up the babies to protect themselves, his character fights for them. The trailer is action-packed with primitive battles and a harrowing rope bridge sequence. Momoa. The trailer touts the producer of the Planet of the Apes trilogy, referring to Peter Chernin, and the primal action shows. Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight also produces See. Hunger ...
Jason Donovan ‘didn’t think twice’ about Dreamcoat comeback

Jason Donovan ‘didn’t think twice’ about Dreamcoat comeback

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Jason Donovan has said he "didn't have to think twice" about taking a role in a new production of Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat."Why wouldn't you complete that circle?," said the ex-Neighbours star, who famously played Joseph at the London Palladium in the 1990s.Joseph is now back at the Palladium, with newcomer Jac Yarrow in the title role and Donovan playing the Pharoah."It's a phenomenon," said Donovan of the musical first performed in 1968."Joseph is a timeless piece with a universal appeal that the audience has an incredible emotional connection to," he added.The 51-year-old said he had no reservations about playing a supporting role in a show he previously starred in. ...
England in West Indies: Jason Holder & Shane Dowrich dominate tourists

England in West Indies: Jason Holder & Shane Dowrich dominate tourists

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First Test, Kensington Oval, Barbados (day three)West Indies 289 (Hetmyer 81, Anderson 5-46) & 415-6 dec (Holder 202*, Dowrich 116*)England 77 (Roach 5-17) & 56-0England target: 628ScorecardWest Indies captain Jason Holder hit a sublime double century and Shane Dowrich made a fine hundred to dominate England on day three of the first Test in Barbados.They added an unbroken 295 as England failed take a wicket, with Holder 202 not out and Dowrich unbeaten on 116.Holder declared on 415-6 immediately after passing 200 to set the tourists a nominal 628 to win. England openers Rory Burns and Keaton Jennings held firm to reach 56-0.But England stand next to no chance of batting two full days...
talkSPORT host Jason Cundy heaps praise on Xherdan Shaqiri’s impact at Liverpool this season

talkSPORT host Jason Cundy heaps praise on Xherdan Shaqiri’s impact at Liverpool this season

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SURPRISE PACKAGE Shaqiri joined the Reds for £13million in the summer but has played a bigger role than many could have predicted so far this season Former Chelsea man Jason Cundy has hailed the impact Xherdan Shaqiri has had on the Liverpool team so far this season. Shaqiri joined the Reds for £13million in the summer despite failing to guide his previous club Stoke away from relegation to the Championship in the 2017/18 campaign. Shaqiri celebrates scoring in the Reds’ 3-1 win at Burnley on Wednesday The Switzerland international was criticised for failing to help the Potters avoid the drop by former team-mate Charlie Adam. There were also doubts about how big a role Shaqiri would play in the first-team at Anfield but he h...