Sean Astin

Supporting Players

Supporting Players – 24 Season 5 DVD Special Feature

Supporting Players is a special feature found on the 24 Season 5 DVD. It includes interviews with Carlos Bernard, Debi Manwiller, Glenn Morshower, Gregory Itzin, James Morrison, Jean Smart, Jude Ciccolella, Kim Raver, Louis Lombardi, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Peggy Kennedy, Roger Cross, Sean Astin, and William Devane.

Sean Astin as Lynn McGill in 24 Season 5

Sean Astin in People Magazine

Sean Astin, best known as hobbit Samwise Gamgee in Lord of the Rings, now plays Lynn McGill, acting head of the Counter Terrorism Unit on FOX’s 24. Astin, 34, recently helped create an educational web site (www.learnaboutbipolar.com) on bi-polar disorder. (His mother, actress Patty Duke, was diagnosed with it 25 years ago.) Scoop caught up… View Article

Sean Astin as Lynn McGill in 24 Season 5 Episode 5

Sean Astin praised by TV Guide in “Cheers and Jeers”

24‘s Sean Astin (aka Lynn McGill) made the March 6, 2006 TV Guide magazine. CHEERS to Sean Astin for his surprisingly forceful performance on 24. We admit that we were skeptical when we first heard that the “Lord of the Rings” hobbit would be playing Jack Bauer’s take-charge new boss at CTU. But even saddled… View Article

24 Season 5 Premiere Spoilers from AICN

Hercules of Ain’t It Cool News has scoop on the 24 Season 5 premiere… nearly a month in advance of its air date! Take a look at his spoilers (presented in question/answer form): Herc! The current issue of TV Guide has already revealed that: * Jack Bauer has been impersonating an oil digger named Frank… View Article