Monday, January 7, 2008

Stargate Atlantis - MGM Stargate: Spoils of War Episode Preview

From MGM Stargate:

Season 4

* Episode 12 - Spoils of War (Preview)
Original air date: January 11, 2008

The Atlantis team successfully salvage a partially damaged Hive ship and in the process retrieve some critical information that may help in their war against the Wraith.


"Spoils of War" airs Friday, January 11 at 10pm on the SciFi Channel (US).

Stargate Atlantis - MGM Stargate - NEW POLL week of Jan 7 '08

From MGM Stargate:

(Please follow the link to participate in the poll)


Do you think Atlantis will win Peoples Choice?

1. No doubt about it.
2. Outlook not so good.


The People's Choice Awards airs Tuesday, January 8 on CBS (check your local listings for the time). Stargate Atlantis, Doctor Who and Battlestar Galactica are the nominees for Favorite SciFi TV Show.

Richard Dean Anderson's Facts of Life episode on Comcast's On Demand

If you live in area with Comcast cable service, Richard Dean Anderson's "Facts of Life" episode, 'Brian and Sylvia,' is airing on Comcast's Video On Demand through Monday, January 14.

If you receive VOD, there is no charge for the episode.

In this 1981 episode, RDA guest-stars as Brian Parker, who is married to Sylvia Parker (Rosanne Katon) -- Tootie's aunt. Tootie and Natalie visit Tootie's Aunt Sylvia. However, they are unaware they are showing up right in the middle of a fight.

This is a charming episode, RDA even gets to play with a hockey stick!

Edit: Edit: I forgot to add the "path" to find this episode....

Go to On Demand, then TV Entertainment, then Tube Time, then Facts of Life, and the episode you want is # 129.

For video captures of the episode, please visit the Official Richard Dean Anderson web site at:


Stargate Atlantis - MGM Stargate: NEW Video Clip - Spectacular Special Effects

From MGM Stargate:

Spectacular Special Effects
2:08 7MB

Formatted in QuickTime 7

Stargate Atlantis - NEW Publicity Stills Spoils of War

From MGM Stargate:

Episode 12 - Spoils of War (Preview)

Available so far (these photos have been reduced in size to fit this blog. For the full-size, higher-resolution photos, please follow the link above):

McKay, Ronon, and Sheppard

Rodney McKay and Todd (the Wraith)




Ronon, Shep and McKay

More Wraith

Shep, McKay and Ronon

Lots of Wraith!

And yet more Wraith...

Stargate Atlantis / Sanctuary - Audio Interview with Amanda Tapping

From SciFi Talk:

Amanda Tapping

spoke to this talented actress about her role as Dr. Helen Magnus in the web series, Sanctuary in addition to her role as Samantha Carter in Stargate SG-1 and Stargate Atlantis. We even preview the upcoming Stargate - The Ark Of Truth direct to DVD release. Special thanks to Kayro Edelman. Music is by Victor Stellar.

Podcast Link

Stargate Atlantis - NEW Publicity Still Jan. 7th

Courtesy of Andreas at GateWorld Forum:

Teyla (Rachel Luttrell) and ? (Unknown new episode, possibly Kindred)

Stargate SG-1: Continuum - NEW Publicity Stills

With many thanks (again) to Andreas from GateWorld Forum (where you can find the larger sized, higher-resolution version of these photos):

(These photos have been reduced in size to fit this blog.)

President Henry Hayes (William Devane) and Lt. General George Hammond (Don S. Davis)

Alternate Timeline (possibly) SGC Gateroom with Samantha Carter (Amanda Tapping), Daniel Jackson (Michael Shanks) and...?

Stargate SG-1: Continuum is a made-for-dvd movie, tentatively scheduled for a July release. This movie stars: Richard Dean Anderson, Amanda Tapping, Christopher Judge, Michael Shanks, Ben Browder, Beau Bridges, Claudia Black, Cliff Simon, Jacqueline Samuda, Steve Bacic, William Devane and Don S. Davis.

Stargate Atlantis - Variety: SGA nominated for VES Award - Visual Effects in Broadcast Series

From Variety:

(Please follow the link for the complete article.)

VES sailing with 'Pirates'

Awards will be presented Feb. 10


“Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End” led the field among nominees for the 6th Visual Effects Society awards with six mentions, followed by “Transformers” and “I Am Legend” with five each.

All three were nommed for outstanding visual effects in a visual effects driven motion picture, the VES’ top award. They compete for that kudo with “Spider-Man 3” and “The Golden Compass.”


On the TV side, import “Doctor Who,” and “Battlestar Galactica” grabbed two. Pair will compete for top honors for a broadcast series with “Heroes,” “Stargate Atlantis” and “Fight for Life.”

The VES Awards will be presented Feb. 10 at the Kodak Theatre Grand Ballroom in Hollywood. This year’s lifetime achievement honoree is Steven Spielberg.

The nominees for the 6th Annual VES Awards are the following:



"Heroes" - Episode 208 - "Four Months Ago" - Eric Grenaudier, Mark Spatny, Diego Galtieri, Mike Enriquez

"Doctor Who: The Last of the Time Lords" - Series 3, Episode 13 - David Houghton, Will Cohen

"Stargate Atlantis" - "Adrift" - Mark Savela, Shannon Gurney, Erica Henderson, Jamie Yukio Kawano

"Fight For Life" - Episode 4 - Philip Dobree, Nicola Instone, Marco Iozzi, Matt Chandler

"Battlestar Galactica - Episode 316 - “Maelstrom” - Mike Gibson, Gary Hutzel, Michael J. Davidson, Kyle Toucher


The Visual Effects Socity website:

Stargate Atlantis - 5pm rotation episodes for week Jan 7th

The Stargate Atlantis season one episodes airing at 5pm this week on the SciFi Channel (US) are:

1/07/2008 5:00P Hide And Seek
1/08/2008 5:00P Thirty Eight Minutes

(No SGA episode on Jan 9. due to Ghost Hunters Marathon)

1/10/2008 5:00P Suspicion
1/11/2008 5:00P Childhood's End