All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘LaVar Burton’

LaVar Burton: Bring Back ‘Reading Rainbow’

Reading Rainbow was one of the most popular kid’s television shows from 1983 until 2006, and was hosted by none other than LaVar Burton. The show continued to run re-runs until 2009, when it was finally taken from the network. Now, Burton is wanting to bring back Reading Rainbow for a whole new generation of kids, and launched a Kickstarter …

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“Roots” Remake May Come to History Channel

The History Channel is getting ready to ride the wave of their miniseries success, and remake a classic miniseries, “Roots”, according to AP. History has found enormous success with it’s two most recent ventures, “The Bible” and “Hatfields and McCoys”, and will hopefully continue that success in “Roots”. The network said Tuesday that it had wrapped up talks and had …

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