The fact that she was a beautiful woman was just, to me, a benefit.
Some individuals are natural born leaders while others should never, ever, be out in a position of responsibility over anyone else. A pain in the ass bureaucrat whose frequent assessments have scrutinized both Stargate SG-1 and Atlantis teams, Woolsey’s intelligence and quest for the truth are only matched by his lack of tact or people skills.
I come in and evaluate you so you all better watch out and be on your best behavior! ’ Now suddenly he's the guy in charge and he's a briefing room guy. “I thought it was very interesting but we've also set up that he's not terribly courageous.
We had great comic mileage in the SG-1 episode ' The Swarm', where Woolsey is running away faster than anybody else.
Nate and his father Harrison (Jonathan Silverman) find that they must face the reality that Lydia and Jimmy plan to pursue their relationship.
Budding Portland restaurateur Nate's world is turned upside down when he comes back from a business trip to find his lothario best friend and roommate, Jimmy, is now dating his recently separated mother, Lydia.
Nonetheless, when Colonel Samantha Carter is suddenly reassigned in the upcoming fifth season of Stargate: Atlantis, someone has the brilliant idea of making Woolsey the new commander of the otherworldly expedition.“Frankly, when they hired me for the job, I went ‘Oh God, that's interesting! I'm treated beautifully and I love coming to Vancouver.
’” recalls actor Robert Picardo on the Stargate: Atlantis set. So all the outside things were like ‘Yes, yes, of course I want to do it!Best known as the holographic medical examiner The Doctor from Star Trek: Voyager, he has made a career out of embodying those uptight guys who have the best of intentions but don’t make very good first impressions.“Sometimes they're shorthanded as the guy you love to hate but I like to look at them as people who just have certain neuroses that create their social mask,” notes Picardo.The Hispanic Scholarship Fund is the nation’s largest provider of college financial aid for Latino students.“The public is getting engaged again and when you have an administration with different priorities, people have to speak out,” Picardo said getting political for a moment.As for stories, Picardo recounted how he ended up getting the role of the Doctor on Voyager, and it began with playing another doctor with a terrible bedside manner, on stage in L. “I read the description of the character and it said ‘colourless, humourless’ and I thought ‘Doesn’t that sound like a bucket of fun for me? So he decided to try out for Neelix instead, which went to his friend Ethan Phillips in the end (“Thank God,” Picardo added), so the Voyager production asked Picardo back to read for the Doctor, which he reluctantly accepted.’ Then there was a little voice going ‘Wait a minute! He's got a terrific legal mind, he knows the military rule book, knows all the rules about protocol, eliminating collateral damage, and acceptable losses but he doesn't make decisions.