Quantum Leap revived with a new pilot for NBC

The new show plans to continue the story and find out what happened to Sam Beckett.  There were rumours as recent as last September, with actor Scott Bakula talking of significant conversations, but now they’ve solidified: Quantum Leap is getting a new pilot at NBC. The late 80s/early 90’s feelgood time travel show, which ran … >

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Quantum Leap’s Al – actor Dean Stockwell dies, aged 85 (updated)

The former child star enjoyed a lengthy career with an impressive list of film and television credits.  Best known to a generation as Al, time-traveller Sam Beckett’s hologramatic lifeline, actor Dean Stockwell has passed away. A career spanning seventy years began with a Broadway debut at six years old. From there, film appearances followed with … >

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Quantum Leap reboot -“significant conversations” are happening

Actor Scott Bakula raises fan hopes for a reboot of the much-loved series The star, who also played Captain Jonathan Archer on Enterprise has indicated that talks are underway for a reboot of the early 90’s time travel show with a heart. Stuck in his own lifetime, Sam Beckett (Bakula) jumped from life to life, changing … >

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Win a bundle of cult TV boxsets with Playback TV!

Playback TV have the perfect boxset for any TV fan this Christmas and to celebrate we’ve got a set of Complete Series boxsets (including every episode of Battlestar Galactica, Eureka, Xena: Warrior Princess, Quantum Leap and Heroes) to give away to one of our Twitter followers!

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Top 5 worst US TV remakes

With ABC’s new Charlie’s Angels reboot cancelled after only four episodes, here we take a look back at some of the other unsuccessful US remakes that have made their way onto our screens.

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