Monday, September 7, 2009

Phillip Jeanmarie on "Workshop" - Web Series (2009)

Former Blue Ranger Phillip Jeanmarie (Max, Wild Force) can currently be seen in the web series "Workshop," which centers around six young actors trying to maintain careers in acting. While pursuing their dream jobs, they all enroll in workshops to help practice their acting talent and hopefully get noticed by the casting directors that show up to moderate the workshops. Jeanmarie appears as Adam Saltair, who hates being typecast as the gay guy in every scene he gets to work on. Each episode of the web series runs for 5 minutes or so and is available for viewing on the "Workshop" youtube channel. The series is set to run for 13 episodes.

"Workshop" is available to view on youtube

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Paul Freeman on "Hotel Babylon" (2008)

Paul Freeman (Ivan Ooze, MMPR: The Movie) appeared on "Hotel Babylon" in the first episode of the UK drama's third season. Freeman appeared as fashion mogul Christopher Price, who has chosen Hotel Babylon as the setting for his new fashion show where he plans to unveil his collection. Price pumps huge amounts of money into the hotel accounts for their services and this has hotel manager Charlie Edwards very happy. But when the staff discovers that the clothing is being manufactured in sweatshops, Charlie is faced with a grave conflict. Does he put the hotel's money needs above doing what he believes is morally right? In the end, the choice is made and the staff makes sure Price's dirty practices are unveiled at the fashion show, instead of his new line. Price leaves the hotel in disgrace. Freeman appeared in several scenes of the episode. Paul Freeman is the second PR alum featured on the blog for appearing on "Hotel Babylon." Samuell Benta was previously posted.

Series 3 of "Hotel Babylon" is available on DVD

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Holly Shanahan in "Second-Hand Wedding" (2008)

Jill Rose is a woman who loves a good bargain. She spends all of her free time shopping at yard sales, in search of the next perfect item to add to her overflowing house. But when Jill's only daughter Cheryl gets engaged, she doesn't tell her mother right away, knowing Jill will take over and turn her special day into a "second-hand wedding." Holly Shanahan (Camille, Jungle Fury) stars as Cheryl Rose, who is happy to be marrying her sweetheart, the mechanic Stew. When news of the wedding leaks to Jill before Cheryl can tell her, a rift is created between mother & daughter and as Cheryl's wedding plans begin to crumble she needs her mother more than ever. When her father has a heart attack, the two get past their problems and make amends. In the end, Cheryl gets the wedding she always wanted, thanks to her mother's expert bargaining. Holly Shanahan won a New Zealand Film and TV Award for her performance in the film. Interestingly enough, Ryan O'Kane who plays Shanahan's boyfriend in the film also played her nemesis/love interest on "Welcome to Paradise."

"Second-Hand Wedding" is available on DVD (Non-U.S.)

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Erin Cahill on "General Hospital" - 4 (2009)

Erin Cahill's (Jen, Time Force) run on "General Hospital" came to an end as her character appeared to be on track to getting what she wanted. Cahill portrayed art thief Cassandra Prescott, who kidnapped young Spinelli in order to use his hacking skills to help her in her latest heist. But, what Cassandra was unaware of was that Spinelli's friends, including mobster Jason Morgan were hot on her trail. Before Cassandra's henchman could execute his order to kill Spinelli while she made her successful getaway, Jason stepped in, saving his life. Cassandra was distracted in the parking garage by Spinelli's crush Maxie Jones, allowing just enough time for Jason and the others to arrive and stop her. Most of Cassandra's downfall aired March 12th. Cahill reappeared briefly in the following episode, cuffed and ready for prison. The following caps from from those two episodes.

March 12, 2009 Episode

March 13, 2009 Episode

"General Hospital" currently airs on ABC

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