Shanks To Guest In Sanctuary
According to a report at SciFi Wire Michael Shanks who is better known to fans of Stargate SG 1 as Daniel Jackson will be reunited with his SG1 co – star Amanda Tapping for a guest stint in the second season of Sanctuary, which has proved a popular series for the soon to be renamed Syfy Channel.
According to the website Shanks will play the role of a character called Jimmy in the ninth episode of season two, which is titled Penance, and begins shooting next week in Vancouver.
Shanks can also be seen reprising his role of Daniel Jackson in the pilot episode of the new Stargate Universe, which will blast off sometime in October.
Sanctuary centres on Dr. Helen Magnus (Tapping), a brilliant scientist who holds the secrets of a clandestine population —a group of strange and sometimes terrifying beings that hide among humans. Along with forensic psychiatrist Dr. Will Zimmerman (Robin Dunne), they seek to protect these threatened phenomena as well as unlock the mysteries behind their existence.
Sanctuary makes a welcome return to Syfy Channel in the autumn.