Quantcast

LeVar Burton Articles

William Shatner Drinks With Levar Burton, Talks Reading Rainbow

William Shatner’s hit web video series, Brown Bag Wine Tasting, has had several great guests from a wide variety of backgrounds, including celebrity chef Alton Brown, as well as a butcher, a magician, a marijuana dealer, a cosplayer, a cosmetic …

LeVar Burton Takes Kids on a Tweeting Rainbow Adventure

With apologies to Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel has the best Twitter-themed bits on late night. And with apologies to Reading Rainbow, I’m pretty sure that I’m more interested in watching LeVar Burton host Tweeting Rainbow. Maybe we can just start …

Reading Rainbow Takes a Dark Turn Following Massively Successful Kickstarter Campaign

You know how we all just pledged a ton of money so that LevAr Burton can revive Reading Rainbow, on the web, for a new generation? Ok, maybe we shouldn’t have done that. Reading gives knowledge, and knowledge is power. …

Star Trek Actor Seeks Help For Reading Rainbow

Quick question: Do you have $1? Chances are that you do. Believe it or not, that one buck is more than enough to make a huge difference in a wonderful campaign. LeVar Burton, the actor best known for playing Lieutenant …

LeVar Burton And “Reading Rainbow”: Questions Arise

LeVar Burton has been all over the web in the past two days after seeing his Kickstarter campaign for a reboot of “Reading Rainbow” hit and surpass the $1 million goal within its first 24 hours of being up. Burton …

LeVar Burton Works to Bring Back ‘Reading Rainbow’

If you remember the days of LeVar Burton hosting the PBS show Reading Rainbow, then your childhood was awesome. Unfortunately, most of the kids in elementary school now can’t say the same, and Burton is looking to change that. Burton …

It’s Reading Rainbow’s Turn in the PBS Icons Remixed Series

With their Icons Remixed series, PBS Digital Studios is doing it right. So far, they’ve taken some of the best personalities from their decades of programming and given them a freshening up of sorts. And the results have been great. …

Reading Rainbow App Comes to iPad Reading Rainbow App Comes to iPad

When Reading Rainbow aired its last episode back in 2006, millions of teens and 20-somethings shed a nostalgic tear for one of their favorite childhood TV shows. Now those same kids-at-heart can relive those childhood memories and interact with them …

Geordi From Star Trek Takes Control Of Twitter! Geordi From Star Trek Takes Control Of Twitter!
· 1

LeVar Burton, Star Trek’s Lieutenant Geordi, and also Reading Rainbow’s TV show host of 26 years, has attempted to take control of the handle @ReadingRainbow. Apparently while trying to register for the handle he discovered that someone else already beat …

Reading Rainbow Gets A Reboot Reading Rainbow Gets A Reboot
· 1

LeVar Burton seems to be on a life-long mission to put books in the hands of kids, and thank god for that. As the star of the widely popular show and indelible part of my youth Reading Rainbow, he told …