British actress Michelle Ryan would have been a big star here in the US but her show, the reboot Bionic Woman, was simply awful. That’s not her fault, mind you. She’s done quite well in other, smaller roles.
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XBrad is on the road, so while the cat’s away, the mice will play. I picked Lara Pulver for today’s Load HEAT. She played Clarice Orsini on Da Vinci’s Demons and Irene Adler on BBC’s Sherlock.
So, we got around to watching Kingsman- The Secret Service again this week. A fun tongue in cheek poke at the James Bond series. Colin Firth was great, the newcomer was good, but I’ve never heard of him, Samuel L. Jackson was a riot as the villain. But what caught my eye was Jackson’s henchman, the scary “Gazelle” with her spring steel/sword prosthetics in lieu of feet.
Turns out Gazelle is dancer, model, and actress Sofia Boutella.
Russia has some gorgeous women. Russia also has some of the best aerobatic planes and pilots in the world. And those traits come together when Svetlana Kapanina straps into her Sukhoi and slips the surly bonds.