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Thursday, August 19, 2010

Basso Profundo




Gabriel Basso, age unknown, plays Laura Linney's surly teenage son on the new Showtime program The Big C. Against all my better judgement I find him... interesting. 

5 comments:

  1. Looks kinda sweet - thanks for the headsup!

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  2. why is he so familiar looking to me?
    reminds me of Nathan Kress...
    Oh... haha, he plaed Nathan's look alike on iCarly!
    but he's very cute in a peculiar way

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  3. Wow, Luke. Looks kinda sweet ... indeed, yes, he does! Taranay, I never woulda remembered if you hadn't mentioned it, but he was the Freddie/Nathan lookalike in the iCarly "twins" episode. Also, thanks to Imdb, I recall him from an episode of "The Middle" called "The Neighbor."

    And, of course, props to Vera, as ever.

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  4. I don't have cable or watch television, but I did have the chance to see an industry screening of "The Big C" (which I loved) and was impressed by this quirky-cute son. While I do think the "disrespectful teenage son" archetype shouldn't be encouraged, based on what this show is about (his mother has cancer, fourth-stage, I think it is, but don't quote me on that detail), I am betting that people are going to be seeing some amazingly impressive performances coming from this actor. And Laura Linney--you betcha! AWESOME!

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  5. I find his unusual good looks very attractive!

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