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Upcoming Appearances and Projects

Equals

David Selby has signed on to appear in Equals, an upcoming futuristic film from producer Ridley Scott, director Drake Doremus, and writer Nathan Parker. Filming is scheduled to begin later this summer in Japan before moving on to Singapore. Other performers attached to the project include Kristen Stewart (Twilight), Nicholas Hoult (X-Men), and Guy Pearce (Iron Man 3).

According to Variety, "Equals is set in a world where there is no greed, no poverty, no violence, and no emotion. But a new disease is threatening everyone: SOS, or Switched-On-Syndrome, activating depression, sensitivity, fear, love — and once a person is overtaken, they are sent away and never seen again." 

Additional information about the film will be posted as it becomes available. It should be released in 2015.

  

New Releases

Are You Here

Are You HereDavid Selby appears in Are You Here (originally titled You Are Here).

The feature film directorial debut of Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner, Are You Here focuses on childhood buddies who return home when one of them inherits a large sum of money upon the death of his estranged father.

Are You Here stars Zach Galifianakis, Amy Poehler, and Owen Wilson.

The film debuts in theaters and on demand on August 22, 2014. It was released on DVD and Blu-ray on September 30, 2014 and is available through online retailers such as Amazon.

David is featured in the film's trailer. He is also featured in a recently released clip from the movie.

Rizzoli & Isles: Season FourRizzoli & Isles: Season Four on DVD

The fourth season of Rizzoli & Isles was released on DVD in June 2014. The TNT series stars Angie Harmon as detective Jane Rizzoli and Sasha Alexander as medical examiner Maura Isles. David Selby made a guest appearance in the fourth season's premiere episode, "We Are Family," which originally aired on June 25, 2013.

David portrays retired state senator Malcolm Humphrey whose daughter has recently taken the seat that he previously occupied. Jane and Maura investigate her murder.

The 4-disc DVD release of Rizzoli & Isles: Season Four is available from online retailers such as Amazon.

Images from the episode are posted in the Photo Gallery.

New Dark Shadows Audio Dramas from Big Finish

David continues to reprise the role of Quentin Collins in Big Finish's ongoing series of new Dark Shadows audio dramas.

The Darkest Shadow, due out in July 2014, sees David reuniting with Dark Shadows castmate Donna McKechnie, who played Amanda Harris, the love of Quentin Collins' life, in the original series. Denise Nickerson, who played young Nora Collins, also lends her voice.

Listen to the extended trailer for The Darkest Shadow below. Click the links above to visit the Big Finish site and listen to trailers from other productions.

 

Recent Appearances and Projects

2014 Dark Shadows Festival Weekend

The 2014 Dark Shadows Festival Weekend was held on June 28 and 29 in Tarrytown, New York. David Selby attended. Other original series cast members on the guest list included Lara Parker, Christopher Pennock, Kathryn Leigh Scott, Sharon Smyth, James Storm, and Marie Wallace. Nancy Barrett was unable to attend due to a family obligation. John Karlen was unable to attend due to health issues but he recorded a video greeting to be shown in his absence.

The festivities began on Saturday, June 28, at Lyndhurst, the home used as Collinwood in the first two Dark Shadows films, House of Dark Shadows and Night of Dark Shadows. David presented a musical tribute to the fans accompanied by his wife, Chip, on piano and by James Storm on guitar. Other events included a charity auction and a cast reunion and Q & A session. Prior to his performance, David was available for autographs inside the stables. Following his on-stage events and a small gathering inside the mansion, he was available for autographs at a table outside the stables, and he stayed until the line ended.

On Sunday, June 29, events moved to the DoubleTree Tarrytown Hotel. The day was scheduled to begin with a luncheon with the Dark Shadows actors and to conclude with autographs. David arrived early to sign autographs before the luncheon in order to accommodate as many fans as possible. The luncheon program included a musical performance by James Storm and a comic book reading by Christopher Pennock. Following the luncheon, David signed autographs alongside his castmates.

Unfortunately, over the course of the weekend, several of David's books sold out. If you were unable to attend the event or attended and were not able to get the books that you wanted, please visit the Books section of this site. Books sold through this site are signed by David, and he will personalize them to whomever you specify when you order.

Thank you to the event organizers and to everyone who attended this event.

 

A Delicate Balance

A Delicate Balance

David Selby reunited with his Falcon Crest co-star Susan Sullivan in a production of Edward Albee's A Delicate Balance at the Odyssey Theatre in Los Angeles, California. The play was directed by Robin Larsen.

A Delicate Balance
premiered in 1966, and Albee received the first of his three Pulitzer Prizes for this play. Upper-middle-class couple Agnes and Tobias and Agnes' sister Claire find their lives disrupted by the arrival of unexpected guests. Susan and David portrayed Agnes and Tobias.

Production photographs from the play are posted on the Odyssey Theatre Ensemble Facebook page.

The play opened on April 26 May 3 and closed on June 15.

David and Susan previously appeared together on stage in a performance of A. R. Gurney's Love Letters at the Apollo Theatre in Martinsburg, West Virginia in October 2003.

Read what the reviewers said about A Delicate Balance:

Additional media coverage:

  • Riefe, Jordan. '"Falcon Crest' Stars Reunited But Still Squabbling in Edward Albee's 'A Delicate Balance.'" The Hollywood Reporter 8 May 2014.

On Thursday, May 22, David Selby and Susan Sullivan appeared on Good Day L.A. to discuss A Delicate Balance. The interview can be viewed online.