Michael Shanks’ Saving Hope to End After Five Seasons

Saving Hope, the medical drama with a supernatural twist, will end after five seasons. Starring Michael Shanks and Erica Durance, the show filmed in Toronto. Saving Hope showrunner Adam Pettle discusses the decision to end the series Michael lived there, away from his home in Vancouver, for more than half the year. The show wrapped production … Continue reading “Michael Shanks’ Saving Hope to End After Five Seasons”

Michael Shanks Projects Nominated in Canada

The 2014 nominations for the Canadian Screen Awards (CSA) were announced today. The CSAs honor movies, television, and digital media created in Canada. We are very happy to see that Michael Shanks is nominated, and projects he has worked on in the past year are also honored with nominations. Here are the nominations for Michael … Continue reading “Michael Shanks Projects Nominated in Canada”

Watch Michael Shanks As Gordie Howe This Week!

Michael Shanks’s new movie, Mr. Hockey: The Gordie Howe Story, is finally premiering in Canada and the US in the coming week! Michael plays the title role in the story of the comeback of one of the greatest hockey players of all time, Gordie Howe. In Canada, the movie airs on the CBC (channel 13) on … Continue reading “Watch Michael Shanks As Gordie Howe This Week!”

Reminder: Michael Shanks in “Saving Hope”

Tonight’s the premiere of MICHAEL SHANKS’s new show, Saving Hope! You can catch it at 9/8c on NBC in the United States and CTV in Canada! Michael plays Dr. Charles Harris, the Chief of Surgery at Hope Zion Hospital. He’s engaged to Alex Reid (played by Erica Durance from Smallville). On the way to their … Continue reading “Reminder: Michael Shanks in “Saving Hope””

Michael Shanks is Tweeting!

On March 19, the folks at michaelshanks-online.com turned over the @MichaelShanks twitter handle to Michael himself. Perhaps motivated by his upcoming role in Saving Hope (imdb, twitter), Michael decided to start tweeting himself, and he’s started off with a bang! He’s been saying hi to fellow Stargate alums, responding to fans, and even exchanging tips … Continue reading “Michael Shanks is Tweeting!”

Reminder: Michael Shanks in "Flashpoint" on ION

MICHAEL SHANKS plays a significant role in the story told in tonight’s episode of Flashpoint on ION at 10 PM Eastern. The episode “Blue on Blue,” which premiered in Canada on November 22 on the show’s home channel CTV, tells this story: “Spike responds to a distress call from Sam’s sister and finds himself in … Continue reading “Reminder: Michael Shanks in "Flashpoint" on ION”

Michael Shanks to Star in New TV Series on CTV

Congratulations to Stargate star MICHAEL SHANKS, who now has a new television series, CTV’s Saving Hope! Also starring in the series is Smallville’s ERICA DURANCE, who guest starred on SG-1 in the Season Eight episode “Affinity.” Shanks also took a turn at guest starring with Durance a few years later as Smallville’s well-received character Carter … Continue reading “Michael Shanks to Star in New TV Series on CTV”

Michael Shanks to Shoot CTV Pilot in Toronto

Stargate star Michael Shanks has written to his official website (MSOL) that he has a new role in a pilot that will be shooting in Toronto: Been cast in a pilot for Canadian/US TV for the CTV network called Saving Hope in the role of ‘Harris Coles’. Erica Durance is the leading lady in this … Continue reading “Michael Shanks to Shoot CTV Pilot in Toronto”

Michael Shanks's "Red Riding Hood" Opens Tonight (March 11)

Tonight (March 11), fans of Stargate star Michael Shanks can see him in Red Riding Hood as the new film opens in US theaters! Directed by Twilight‘s Catherine Hardwicke, this movie is a “gothic retelling” of the classic tale. The new film isn’t a true representation of the tale, since “Little Red Riding Hood” is … Continue reading “Michael Shanks's "Red Riding Hood" Opens Tonight (March 11)”

Michael Shanks Guest Stars in Lifetime Pilot "Normal"

Stargate star Michael Shanks has a guest starring role in Lifetime’s pilot Normal, according to his official website. The information came from the actor himself when he dropped a quick note: “Working on a Lifetime channel pilot this week, as a guest star, Michael Sardo’s Normal starring Carrie Anne Moss.” According to MSOL, the pilot … Continue reading “Michael Shanks Guest Stars in Lifetime Pilot "Normal"”