'Falling Skies': Moon Bloodgood on the appeal of sci-fi and playing 'cerebral'

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Moon Bloodgood has several science-fiction credits on her resumé, notably "Terminator Salvation" and the TV series "Journeyman" and "Day Break." But when the script for "Falling Skies" came to her, she was initially cool to the idea."At first I said no -- or no thank you -- just because I wasn't sure I wanted to do science fiction. I wanted to do something different," Bloodgood tells Zap2it. "Then I re-read it, and I was like, Gosh, this is Steven Spielberg. ... And sometimes when you read a script the second time, you start to see things you didn't see before."What she saw on that second read, and what led her to take the role in TNT's new series, which premieres Sunday (June 19), was the fact that her role of Anne Glass was more "cerebral" than some parts she's played in the past. The series, executive produced by Spielberg and written by Robert Rodat ("Saving...


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