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Dominic Purcell is 'very proud' of Wentworth Miller

Dominic Purcell is 'very proud' of Wentworth Miller

Aug 24 2013, 2:24pm CDT | by Bang Showbiz

Wentworth Miller's former co-star is "very proud" of him for revealing he is gay. Dominic Purcell, who played the 41-year-old actor's brother in 'Prison Break' from 2005 until 2009, has praised the...

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Dominic Purcell is 'very proud' of Wentworth Miller

Aug 24 2013, 2:24pm CDT | by Bang Showbiz

Wentworth Miller's former co-star is "very proud" of him for revealing he is gay.

Dominic Purcell, who played the 41-year-old actor's brother in 'Prison Break' from 2005 until 2009, has praised the British-born star for opening up about his sexuality for the first time this week as he took a stand against Russia's recent anti-gay legislation by refusing to attend the St. Petersburg International Film Festival.

The 43-year-old actor told UsMagazine.com: "As a friend and someone I care for deeply, I am very proud of Wentworth. I wish him much happiness and peace. I applaud his courage and his stance against a wrongful, archaic ideology."

A number of celebrities, including Neil Patrick Harris and Ellen DeGeneres, also took to Twitter to show their support for Wentworth after he wrote a letter on Wednesday (08.21.13) to the organizers of the film festival stating he could not "in good conscience" attend the event because of the country's stance.

He wrote: "Thank you for your kind invitation. As someone who has enjoyed visiting Russia in the past and can also claim a degree of Russian ancestry, it would make me happy to say yes. However, as a gay man, I must decline.

"I am deeply troubled by the current attitude toward and treatment of gay men and women by the Russian government. The situation is in no way acceptable, and I cannot in good conscience participate in a celebratory occasion hosted by a country where people like myself are being systematically denied their basic right to live and love openly.

"Perhaps, when and if circumstances improve. I'll be free to make a different choice. Until then."

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Find Out Which Alias Alum Is Coming To The Flash!

Oct 19 2014 12:41pm CDT | Source: Celeb TV

You may know him as Sidney Bristow's dad on Alias, but now Victor Garber is heading to The CW's The Flash! The actor will star as one half Firestorm in the breakout fall hit. Victor is set for a recurring role of Dr. Martin Stein alongside Robbie Amell. He joins an all-star guest star list including Dominic Purcell, Amanda Pays, and Wentworth Miller. ...
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Prison Break Reunion!

Oct 14 2014 2:51pm CDT | Source: Celeb TV

Dominic Purcell and Wentworth Miller are back together! The former co-stars on the fox drama will reunite when Purcell guest stars at the DC Comic Villan Heatwave who teams up with Wentwor ...
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‘The Flash’ Casts Victor Garber

Oct 9 2014 11:53am CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

“The Flash” has cast Victor Garber in the recurring role of comic book character Dr. Martin Stein, The CW announced Thursday.As one half of the Firestorm entity in the DC Comics universe, Martin Stein is described as a brilliant but arrogant nuclear physicist who has sacrified everything, including a marriage, for his work in transmutation. After he discovers the particle accelerator fused him with the younger, more impulsive Ronnie Raymond (Robbie Amell), he races to find a way to s ...
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Wentworth Miller Looks Badass as Captain Cold - See the First 'Flash' Pics Here!

Oct 7 2014 6:10pm CDT | Source: Just Jared

Wentworth Miller is nothing short of chilling in this first look as Captain Cold on The Flash! The show’s executive producer and DC Comics Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns posted the photos via Instagram just a few hours before The Flash premieres @ 8PM on The CW. Wentworth is set to make his first appearance in the fourth episode of the series. He will also appear in episode 10. His character Leonard Snart, is t ...
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