There Is NO Hope of “Saving Hope” Surviving!
Current Movie News - over 4 years
Last night, I watched “Saving Hope” on NBC which starred several relatively good television actors like Michael Shanks, who I loved in his roles Stargate roles as Dr. Daniel Jackson on “Stargate SG-1,” “Stagate Atlantis,” and “Stargate Universe” as well as his short-lived role as Hawkman on Smallville with co-star of “Saving Hope,” Erica Durance who plays his fiance Dr. Alex Reid, there seems to be no hope to the survival of “Saving Hope.”
It might be that Shanks has been typecast as Dr. Daniel Jackson, but his performance as Dr. Charlie Harris last night in “Saving Hope” left a lot to be desired with a shallow characterization and a “go nowhere except to the grave of badly written scripts” performance which was so trite you could almost see every line and scene unfolding as if in slow motion! Even the way he was put in to a coma was less that theatrical and verged on the almost comical…I mean, really? He gets in a car accident where both he and Durance get up, walk away, and proceed
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