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Mark Feuerstein is an actor who was born in New York City on June 8, 1971. His first television breakthrough was ‘Loving’, a series in which he had a recurring role between 1995 and 1996. Since then, he has had many acting roles, predominantly in television. These include the TV series ‘Caroline in the City’, ‘Once and Again’, and ‘The West Wing’. However, he is now probably best-known for playing Dr. Henry ‘Hank’ Lawson on ‘Royal Pains’, a television series aired on USA Network. He is also known for playing Jacob Ness in Fox’s reboot of ‘Prison Break’. Here are
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- Nat Berman
The American Film Institute will confer honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts degrees on Carol Burnett, Marshall Herskovitz, and Edward Zwick at its commencement ceremony on June 5 at the Tcl Chinese Theatre.
Herskovitz and Zwick are graduates of the AFI Class of 1975. The date of AFI’s commencement exercises marks the 50th anniversary of the American Film Institute’s formation in 1967. AFI noted Tuesday that 2017 also marks the 50th anniversary of “The Carol Burnett Show.”
Past recipients include Robert Altman, Maya Angelou, Saul Bass, Kathryn Bigelow, Mel Brooks, Anne V. Coates, Clint Eastwood, Roger Ebert, Nora Ephron, James Earl Jones, Lawrence Kasdan, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Angela Lansbury, John Lasseter, Spike Lee, David Lynch, Helen Mirren, Rita Moreno, Quentin Tarantino, Robert Towne, Cicely Tyson, Haskell Wexler, and John Williams.
Burnett has received six Emmy Awards, five Golden Globe Awards and the 2016 Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award.
Herskovitz won four Primetime Emmy Awards. »
- Dave McNary
Based on an unpublished memoir by Vietnam veteran and former Greenpeace International executive Stephen McCallister, the 10-episode series recalls the American experience in the Vietnam War. The Suck is produced by Lionsgate for Discovery Channel, and will be helmed by Zwick and Herskovitz.
The duo are also showrunners on Nashville and have an overall deal with Lionsgate Television. Under the pact, the duo — whose TV credits include My So-Called Life and Once and Again — will create and produce »
- Etan Vlessing
Stardom hit Mischa Barton hard and fast. Born in England but raised in New York, she started acting in theater when she was still in single digits, then scored a role—in a TV movie called New York Crossing—when she was barely 10. Within a couple years she had been on the big screen in Notting Hill and The Sixth Sense, and then she played the high school love interest of a pre-Thirteen Evan Rachel Wood in the ABC drama Once and Again. So Barton was technically a show business veteran by the time she joined the cast of The O.C. at 17. But as we all know now, the Fox drama would prove to be, if not quite as enduring as that other cult-classic, prime-time teen »
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