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Barry Watson Helps Reboot the Superhero Genre in The CW's Naomi

This story is part of I'm So Obsessed (subscribe here), our podcast featuring interviews with actors, artists, celebrities and creative types about their work, career and current obsessions. Barry Watson has starred in a lot of popular TV shows, playing oldest son Matt Camden in the family drama 7th Heaven...
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‘Naomi’s Barry Watson Promises ‘Amped Up’ Episodes Ahead: We ‘Really Hit The Gas Pedal’

‘Naomi’ is just getting started. HL spoke EXCLUSIVELY with star Barry Watson about the second half of the season, the lengths Greg will go to protect Naomi, and more. Naomi is back after a brief hiatus, and the show is just about to kick into high gear. Greg is the ultimate protective dad to Naomi, and he’s going to do whatever it takes to make sure his daughter stays safe. At the end of the previous episode, Greg didn’t relay key information to his superior about Naomi. HollywoodLife got EXCLUSIVE scoop from Barry Watson about Greg’s quest to protect his daughter.
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Naomi's Barry Watson Talks Greg and Jen's Protective Lies, Playing a CW Dad After Being a Teen Idol on The WB

Everybody has secrets to keep on The CW’s comic-book drama Naomi, and when the second installment aired this Tuesday, it became abundantly clear the title character’s parents know a lot more than they’re letting on. Barry Watson, who costars as Naomi’s adopted dad Army Major Greg McDuffie, says his character and his wife Jennifer are lying through omission only because they’re trying to keep their daughter safe. “He’s a little more aware than he’s pretending to be both with the military and with Naomi,” Watson reveals to TVLine. “He knows who Naomi really is but he couldn’t let her know that,...
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CW18 411 | Interview with Barry Watson (10.28.21)

Any day spent chatting with Barry Watson is sure to be a heavenly day, indeed. Get the CW18 411 on the all-new HIGHWAY TO HEAVEN movie straight from one of the stars himself, WB/CW alumnus Barry Watson. He talks carrying on the legacy of the Michael Landis series, working with Jill Scott, and returning to The CW Family by way of new DC series NAOMI in this exclusive interview.

7th Heaven Star Barry Watson Turned Down Roles to Focus on Fatherhood: 'I Have No Regrets'

It's been 25 years since the first episode of his hit series 7th Heaven, but Barry Watson is still getting reminders of the show and his character today. "My [16-year-old] son Oliver grew his hair out and I looked at him the other day and he reminded me of Matt Camden," says Watson, 47, who played the eldest Camden sibling for six seasons. "My 13-year-old Felix just binge-watched it. It is amazing that so many people are still being introduced to that show."

Jill Scott, Barry Watson: 'Highway to Heaven' is for any faith

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- Jill Scott, who stars in the movie remake Highway to Heaven, premiering Saturday on Lifetime, said the show is not specific to any one faith. Scott plays an angel helping people in need, in a remake of Michael Landon's series from the '80s. "It's...
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Jill Scott, Barry Watson walk the 'Highway to Heaven' in Lifetime remake

Michael Landon knew what he was doing as he furnished wholesome, emotional family entertainment, and his estate is making a rebirth of one of his projects possible. Landon's widow, Cindy, is among the executive producers of a new Lifetime version of "Highway to Heaven," envisioned as a recurring series of movies with the first one debuting Saturday, Nov. 6. Grammy-winning singer-actress Jill Scott fills Landon's former spot as an angel -- now named Angela -- who comes to the aid of others, working as a counselor in a high school where she mystifies the principal ("7th Heaven" alum Barry Watson) with her apparent magic.