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14 items from 2015


Masi Oka returning as Hiro Nakamura in Heroes Reborn

28 March 2015 1:23 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Heroes star Masi Oka is set to return to the role of Hiro Nakamura for a guest-starring arc in NBC’s upcoming event series sequel Heroes Reborn.

Oka joins fellow original cast member Jack Coleman (Noah Bennet) in the cast of the 13-part series, while new additions include Zachary Levi (Thor: The Dark World), Ryan Guzman (The Boy Next Door), Gatlin Green (Finding Cody), Henry Zebrowski (The Wolf of Wall Street), Robbie Kay (Once Upon a Time), Danika Yarosh (Shameless) and Judith Shekoni (Twilight).

See Also: Heroes Reborn gets a first-look Super Bowl TV spot

Heroes Reborn is expected to get underway later this year.

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- Gary Collinson

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Masi Oka Will Return as Hiro in Heroes Reborn

27 March 2015 1:54 PM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

NBC has announced that Masi Oka will reprise his Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated role as the space and time-traveling Hiro Nakamura in a guest-starring arc for their new event series Heroes Reborn. The Heroes follow-up chronicles the lives of ordinary people who discover they possess extraordinary abilities. Also returning is original castmember Jack Coleman, aka Noah Bennet, aka The Man in Horn Rimmed Glasses. Oka and Coleman are joined by newcomers Zachary Levi, Ryan Guzman, Robbie Kay, Danika Yarosh, Judith Shekoni, Kiki Sukezane, Henry Zebrowski and Gatlin Green. Oka commented on his return, I’m excited to return to my ‘Heroes’ roots. Hiro Nakamura was such an inspirational role to play, and I’m hoping the fans will enjoy seeing him back on TV. [caption id="attachment_345629" align="alignright" width="360"] Image via NBC[/caption] Series creator/executive producer Tim Kring, who is returning for the new series says, We are thrilled to have Masi back in the ‘Heroes’ family. »

- Haleigh Foutch

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'Heroes Reborn': Masi Oka Will Return as Hiro Nakamura

27 March 2015 1:32 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Masi Oka (NBC's Heroes) will reprise his Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated role as Hiro Nakamura for a guest-starring arc of episodes on NBC's new event series Heroes Reborn, which will premiere in fall 2015. Said Masi Oka:

"I'm excited to return to my 'Heroes' roots. Hiro Nakamura was such an inspirational role to play, and I'm hoping the fans will enjoy seeing him back on TV."

Said creator/executive producer Tim Kring:

"We are thrilled to have Masi back in the 'Heroes' family. The character of Hiro Nakamura was such a huge part of the first series' success, and a gigantic fan favorite.&#160We felt the fans would really love seeing him back in action again."

Masi Oka can currently be seen in the role of the eccentric Coroner on the hit series Hawaii Five-0. He has also recurred on NBC's Scrubs and Fox's Luis »

- MovieWeb

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Hiro Nakamura Returning For Heroes Reborn

27 March 2015 12:59 PM, PDT | ComicBookMovie.com | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

Hiro actor Masi Oka will be repising his role as Hiro Nakamura in Heroes Reborn. The Hollywood Reporter has the details and report that Oka will not be a main star of the follow-up series but will be an important guest-star.  The site also reports that Heroes Reborn is not a prequel and is set to take place after the events of the original series.  Oka joins fellow Heroes-alum Jack Coleman,  Zachary LeviRyan Guzman, Robbie Kay, Judith Shekoni, Kiki Sukezane, Henry Zebrowski and Gatlin Green. The 13-episode limited series is expected to debut this Fall. »

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Guess Which Fan Favorite Is Returning for Heroes Reborn!

27 March 2015 12:59 PM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Yatta! An old friend has joined the cast of Heroes Reborn: Masi Oka will reprise his breakout role of Hiro Nakamura in NBC's new Heroes series set to debut fall 2015. Oka's role was described by NBC as a guest star for an arc. His character has the ability to time travel and teleport. "I'm excited to return to my Heroes roots," Oka said in a statement. "Hiro Nakamura was such an inspirational role to play, and I'm hoping the fans will enjoy seeing him back on TV." Oka is currently on CBS's Hawaii Five-0. He joins the previously announced Jack Coleman, Zachary Levi, Ryan Guzman, Robbie Kay, Danika Yarosh, Judith Shekoni, Kiki Sukezane, Henry Zebrowski and Gatlin Green. »

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Heroes Reborn: Masi Oka to Return as Hiro! Plus, Premiere Date Scoop

27 March 2015 12:39 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

“Yatta!”

Masi Oka will reprise his role as Hiro Nakamura in NBC’s 13-episode revival Heroes Reborn, which the network now confirms will premiere in the fall.

VideosHeroes Reborn Video: Zachary Levi’s Character Unmasked in Teaser Trailer

“I’m excited to return to my Heroes roots,” said Oka, who will appear in a multi-episode arc. “Hiro Nakamura was such an inspirational role to play, and I’m hoping the fans will enjoy seeing him back on TV.”

Oka is currently co-starring in CBS’ Hawaii Five-0, which is shooting its season (or series?) finale this week.

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Masi Oka Returning for NBC’s ‘Heroes Reborn’

27 March 2015 12:38 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Masi Oka, who played the lovable space-time manipulator Hiro Nakamura on the NBC drama “Heroes,” will reprise his role as a guest star for the show’s successor, the miniseries “Heroes Reborn.”

“I’m excited to return to my ‘Heroes’ roots,” said Oka, who was nominated for both an Emmy and a Golden Globe for his role. “Hiro Nakamura was such an inspirational role to play, and I’m hoping the fans will enjoy seeing him back on TV.”

Jack Coleman also returns to play the suspicious — if well-meaning — Jack Bennett (also known as the man with the horn-rimmed glasses). New cast members include Zachary Levi (“Chuck”), Ryan Guzman (“The Boy Next Door”), Robbie Kay (“Once Upon a Time”), Danika Yarosh (“Shameless”), Judith Shekoni (“The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2”), Kiki Sukezane (“Death Yankee 3”), Henry Zebrowski (“A to Z”) and Gatlin Green (“Criminal Minds”). Creator Tim Kring is exec »

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This week in TV news: The Academy hands down rulings on hourlong comedies

21 March 2015 11:21 AM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Following a ruling last month that the Television Academy would only consider half hour shows eligible for the comedy category at the Emmys, a panel of nine analysts have now begun handing down the rulings for exemptions in the selection process. The panel, which was set up to determine the category assignment of hour-long shows that appealed their placement in drama, has now ruled, as per Variety, that the Fox show Glee, the Showtime series Shameless, and the CW series Jane The Virgin can compete as comedies at the upcoming primetime Emmys. The decision will apply to all categories, from Acting to Directing, and so on.

One show that notably wasn’t granted a waiver, however, is the Netflix serial Orange Is The New Black. The series, which revolves around the inhabitants of a women’s prison, was categorised as a comedy at last year’s Primetime Emmys, where it picked up three wins. »

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Three more join Heroes Reborn

21 March 2015 2:30 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Casting on NBC’s Heroes revival is picking up pace, with Deadline reporting that Ryan Guzman (The Boy Next Door), Gatlin Green (Finding Cody) and Henry Zebrowski (The Wolf of Wall Street) have all signed on to appear in the event series Heroes Reborn.

Guzman, Green and Zebrowski join Robbie Kay (Once Upon a Time), Danika Yarosh (Shameless) and Judith Shekoni (Twilight), who were announced earlier this week, in addition to Zachary Levi (Thor: The Dark World) and the returning Jack Coleman as Noah Bennet.

See Also: Heroes Reborn gets a first-look Super Bowl TV spot

Heroes Reborn is set to get underway later this year, and will run for 13 episodes.

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- Gary Collinson

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Five More Cast Members Join Heroes Reborn

20 March 2015 1:11 PM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Update: Shortly after our original post launched two new cast members were drafted onto the show. The Boy Next Door star Ryan Guzman is now onboard with Deadline suggesting that he “may be playing a former military guy”. That is, if earlier character profiles circulating the industry are still in play. If that’s the case then the next new arrival Finding Cody‘s Gatlin Green may be playing an “attractive popular girl. ” Scintillating description.

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The rebooted TV series you never knew you wanted – Heroes Reborn – is pushing forward. NBC’s reboot is assembling another swarthy crew of normal folks harboring superhero abilities that so far includes Zachary Levi, Robbie Kay and Jack Coleman.

Based on what series creator and now-executive producer Tim Kring has stated, the show won’t be a continuation of the story explored in the original show. instead, the ties will be severed from »

- Gem Seddon

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Robbie Kay, Danika Yarosh and Judith Shekoni join Heroes Reborn

19 March 2015 12:25 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

NBC’s upcoming Heroes revival Heroes Reborn has picked up a couple of new cast additions this week, with Robbie Kay (Once Upon a Time), Danika Yarosh (Shameless) and Judith Shekoni (Twilight) signing on for as-yet-unrevealed roles.

The trio will join the previously announced Zachary Levi (Thor: The Dark World), in addition to Jack Coleman, who is reprising the role of Noah Bennet (a.k.a. the man in the horn-rimmed glasses).

See Also: Heroes Reborn gets a first-look Super Bowl TV spot

Heroes Reborn is set to get underway later this year, and will run for 13 episodes.

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- Gary Collinson

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British Actress Judith Shekoni Has Been Cast in NBC's 'Heroes' Reboot (Coming in 2015)

18 March 2015 5:34 PM, PDT | Indiewire Television | See recent Indiewire Television news »

Judith Shekoni has been cast in the upcoming serial reboot of "Heroes," which will be titled "Heroes Reborn." Recall that, last year, NBC ordered 13 episodes of a new stand-alone story arc, although details on storylines and characters have been kept under wraps. And still no details... All we know is that Shekoni joins Zachary LeviRobbie Kay and Danika Yarosh, all in series regular roles, which we know nothing about yet. Jack Coleman will be the only star from the original series who will be returning for the reboot, which is set to debut sometime later this year (no exact date given). The wildly successful original series centered on the life-changing stories of a series of unrelated ordinary people who discovered they had superhuman abilities. As the saga unfolded, they learned they were part of a grand plan that brought them together to change the world. The original series cast included Jimmy. »

- Tambay A. Obenson

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British Actress Judith Shekoni Has Been Cast in NBC's 'Heroes' Reboot (Coming in 2015)

18 March 2015 5:34 PM, PDT | ShadowAndAct | See recent ShadowAndAct news »

Judith Shekoni has been cast in the upcoming serial reboot of "Heroes," which will be titled "Heroes Reborn." Recall that, last year, NBC ordered 13 episodes of a new stand-alone story arc, although details on storylines and characters have been kept under wraps. And still no details... All we know is that Shekoni joins Zachary LeviRobbie Kay and Danika Yarosh, all in series regular roles, which we know nothing about yet. Jack Coleman will be the only star from the original series who will be returning for the reboot, which is set to debut sometime later this year (no exact date given). The wildly successful original series »

- Tambay A. Obenson

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Heroes Reborn Casts Twilight Star as a Series Regular

18 March 2015 4:49 PM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Someone's trading in fangs for other supernatural gifts! E! News has exclusively learned that Twilight star Judith Shekoni has joined the cast of Heroes Reborn. Shekoni has landed a series regular role in the rebooted event series, although details of who she'll be playing are being kept under wraps at this time...just like every other new character joining the show. The British actress is best known for her role in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 as Zafrina, the leader of the Amazonian vampires. She also recently guest starred on an episode of Backstrom. Shekoni's isn't the only new face fans will see when the Heroes reboot airs. She joins the previously cast Zachary Levi »

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