Former teen idols Bonaduce, Williams play rivals in 'Bigfoot'

Former teen idols Bonaduce, Williams play rivals in 'Bigfoot'

NEW YORK, June 29 (UPI) -- Barry Williams and Danny Bonaduce say they had a blast poking fun of their images as rival former teen idols while making the new Syfy creature feature "Bigfoot."
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Bonaduce, Williams to star in 'Bigfoot'

Bonaduce, Williams to star in 'Bigfoot'

NEW YORK, Feb. 2 (UPI) -- Danny Bonaduce, Barry Williams, Howard Hesseman and Sherilyn Fenn are to star in the TV movie "Bigfoot," U.S. cable network Syfy said Thursday.
TNT planning third 'Librarian' movie

TNT planning third 'Librarian' movie

ATLANTA, March 6 (UPI) -- Hollywood actors Noah Wyle, Bob Newhart and Jane Curtin are set to reunite for "The Librarian: The Curse of the Judas Chalice," TNT's third "Librarian" movie.

12.7M watch 'Knight Rider' sequel

BURBANK, Calif., Feb. 18 (UPI) -- Hollywood's NBC television network said an estimated 12.7 million people tuned in to see its "Knight Rider" TV movie when it debuted Sunday night.

Kilmer is the voice of 'Knight Rider' car

BURBANK, Calif., Feb. 9 (UPI) -- Hollywood actor Val Kilmer will lend his voice to KITT the talking car in NBC's new "Knight Rider" made-for-television movie.

Three more join 'Knight Rider' cast

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 29 (UPI) -- Hollywood actors Bruce Davison, Wayne Kasserman and Greg Ellis have signed on to star in the new TV movie, "Knight Rider," Zap2it.com said Thursday.

Networks announce new round of pilots

LOS ANGELES, March 20 (UPI) -- Television networks Monday announced another round of casting for pilots shooting for the upcoming season.

King revisits accident in 'Hospital'

NEW YORK, March 1 (UPI) -- Stephen King recreates his life-threatening 1999 accident in "Stephen King's Kingdom Hospital," his new U.S. television miniseries.

Actors checking into 'Hospital'

LOS ANGELES, July 29 (UPI) -- Andrew McCarthy, Diane Ladd and Bruce Davison have signed into ABC's 15-hour series "Stephen King's Kingdom Hospital." The series opens Thursday, Feb. 5 -- the first night of sweeps -- at 9 p.m. with a two-hour premiere.

Feature: Della Reese ready for a break

LOS ANGELES, April 24 (UPI) -- With "Touched by an Angel" ending its 9-year prime time run, singer-actress Della Reese is ready for a break -- but she intends to get busy again soon.
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Bratt overhauls 'clean-cut' image

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Benjamin Bratt -- best known as the former star of the NBC drama series, "Law & Order" and as Julia Roberts' ex-boyfriend -- is causing talk with his portrayal
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Bruce Davison
Bruce Davison arrives for a special presentation of her film "The Dead Girl" at the AFI Fest 2006 in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on November 7, 2006. (UPI Photo/David Silpa)

Bruce Davison (born June 28, 1946) is an Academy Award-nominated American actor and director.

Davison was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Marian E. (née Holmes), a secretary, and Clair W. Davison, a musician, architect, and draftsman for the Army Engineers. His parents divorced when he was three years old. He was raised by his mother, and also spent weekends with his father. Davison entered Penn State as an art major but stumbled into acting when he accompanied a friend to an audition.

Davison made his Broadway debut in Tiger at the Gates in 1968. He also appeared as John Merrick in The Elephant Man and in The Glass Menagerie opposite Jessica Tandy. Davison was one of a quartet of newcomers including Barbara Hershey, Richard Thomas, and Catherine Burns when he made his film debut in Last Summer in 1969. In 1970 he played opposite Kim Darby in the iconic film about peaceful student protest and its violent outcome "The Strawberry Statement", Two years later he portrayed the title role in Willard. He also appeared in Peege, Mame, Mother, Jugs & Speed, Short Eyes, The Lathe of Heaven, and Six Degrees of Separation. In 1978 he appeared opposite actor Richard Hatch in the made-for-tv biopic of 60's pop duo Jan & Dan Deadman's Curve, playing the role of Dean Torrence.

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