Sarah Rush

Guest

Sarah Rush is best known in television for her work in the original Battlestar Galactica. She narrated and starred in the 2005 documentary The Bituminous Coal Queens of Pennsylvania produced by Patricia Heaton and directed by David Hunt, which won the 2006 Heartland Film Festival Award. Rush was herself crowned Coal Queen in 1972.

For Sarah, Battlestar Galactica was among her first regular TV series. Occasional appearances from that time period included Quincy, M.E., Happy Days, The Incredible Hulk, Monty, and others. Appearances became rarer after this period; Rush would play a guest role on a series once every few years, plus an occasional movie (The Nude Bomb, Joni, Talking to Strangers).

In 1998, her career had a resurgance starting with with spots on Everybody Loves Raymond, Chicken Soup for the Soul, and Friends. In 1999 her acting career continued to pick up speed as she won roles in Fangs, Max Keeble's Big Movie, and Catch Me If You Can.

 

 



SAT 10:30a.m.: BSG Group Photo Ops (1 hr.)

Room: MESQUITE (1st Floor, Right) Rated: Everyone


The anniversary cast of the Battlestar Galactica will pose together with you for a professional photo opportunity. This is a separately ticketed event.


Speaking: Terry Carter; Laurette Spang-McCook; Herbert Jefferson Jr.; Anne Lockhart; Jack Stauffer; Sarah Rush

Category: Activity

 



SAT Noon: Bridge Crew: Looking for Earth and Life Among the Stars (45 mins.)

Room: ADDISON LECTURE HALL (2nd Floor, Right) Rated: Everyone


Sarah Raine was Flight Corporal Rigel on the Battlestar Galactica, a military vessel searching for Earth among the stars. Tracee Cocco was Lieutenant Jae, an officer on the Earth-based Starship Enterprise who journeyed among the stars and encountered untold numbers of intelligent alien races. Even more so, Sarah was on a weekly science fiction television set in the 1970's and Tracee was on a weekly science fiction television set more than twenty years later. Listen to the women discuss the many changes in technology, culture, and processes as they relate to each of their roles.


Speaking: Tracee Lee Cocco; Sarah Rush

Category: Discussion Panel

 



SAT 3:00p.m.: Battlestar Galactica, Happy Anniversary (45 mins.)

Room: OAK BALLROOM (2nd Floor, Left) Rated: Everyone


The cast from Battlestar Galactica have come together at ALL-CON to celebrate a milestone anniversary for the series. You are invited to come to hear them recount stories form the set and each other. No longer fleeing the Cylon tyranny, the crew from the Battlestar’s (Galactica and Pegasus) have some down time to share with you, their greatest fans.


Speaking: Terry Carter; Laurette Spang-McCook; Herbert Jefferson Jr.; Anne Lockhart; Jack Stauffer; Sarah Rush

Category: Discussion Panel

 



SUN 10:30a.m.: BSG Group Photo Ops (1 hr.)

Room: MESQUITE (1st Floor, Right) Rated: Everyone


The anniversary cast of the Battlestar Galactica will pose together with you for a professional photo opportunity. This is a separately ticketed event.


Speaking: Terry Carter; Laurette Spang-McCook; Herbert Jefferson Jr.; Anne Lockhart; Jack Stauffer; Sarah Rush

Category: Activity

 



SUN Noon: Battlestar Galactica, Happy Anniversary (45 mins.)

Room: OAK BALLROOM (2nd Floor, Left) Rated: Everyone


The cast from Battlestar Galactica have come together at ALL-CON to celebrate a milestone anniversary for the series. You are invited to come to hear them recount stories form the set and each other. No longer fleeing the Cylon tyranny, the crew from the Battlestar’s (Galactica and Pegasus) have some down time to share with you, their greatest fans.


Speaking: Terry Carter; Laurette Spang-McCook; Herbert Jefferson Jr.; Anne Lockhart; Jack Stauffer; Sarah Rush

Category: Discussion Panel