Just another reason to add to our extensive list of why we love Behr.Katim explained why he wanted to turn Melinda Metz’s series, “Roswell High,” into a TV show:“It was an idea I never would’ve come up with on my own,” the EP admitted.In a surreal turn, “Jersey Shore” star Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi — apparently a diehard fan of the short-lived but much-beloved series — flew in from the East Coast specifically to attend the reunion panel, and even asked a question during the Q&A.(The reality star wanted to know whether the cast believes in aliens — Appleby and Delfino said yes, for the record.) Katims recalled reading the first book in the young adult series that spawned the show and admitted to being “charmed” by the central love story and larger, more mythic themes.Well, their answers brought more heat to the Alamo than a whole case of hot sauce, which of course we all know is an alien delicacy!Predictions on where the cast sees their characters now in their lives:“I’d have 3 or 4 alien babies,” Delfino said to which Fehr responded, “So we’re still together? ” she replied, before quipping that Maria probably would have ended up with Katherine Heigl’s character Isabel Evans.That was the thing that I was drawn to, and I was also drawn to the fun of the idea.”Appleby, who start her acting career at the age of three, revealed why her experience on “Roswell” was her “first, real acting gig”:“‘Roswell’ was the first time I had a real story and was given a lead,” Appleby revealed.
Once it ended and we went out into the acting workforce, we had a harder time with other dialogue.”Fehr’s wildest moment in the States: The Canadian actor (who you can catch on the new NBC drama “The Nightshift”) revealed that he received a reality check once stepping off the boat when he ordered a hamburger.“I couldn’t stop talking about it for weeks,” he said.“I remember,” Delfino added with sass. : The two “Roswell” stars reached out to disappointed fans on Twitter on why they wouldn’t be appearing side-by-side their former co-stars.
“That was a big learning experience where you realize, ‘Wow, my first big job was so easy.’ You’d read your dialogue and know it after one pass because it was so exactly what you felt and what you knew, and then you get out there into the business and don’t necessarily encounter that every time.
What we were handling was grade-A material.”The most significant memory the cast has from their time on “Roswell”:“The hair.
15 years after The WB/UPN’s “Roswell” first premiered, the cast and creator reunited at the ATX Television Festival in Austin to regale a packed theater with their memories of filming the cult alien drama.
Stars Shiri Appleby, Jason Behr, Brendan Fehr, Majandra Delfino and Nick Wechsler were on hand, along with creator Jason Katims and several hundred fans who eagerly crammed themselves into the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema for a trip back to the eventful New Mexico town.
“It seemed like an incredibly romantic idea to me, these two characters, Liz and Max, being in love but having this very real thing that kept them from being together.