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Sparks, Hal 1969-

Overview
Works: 58 works in 84 publications in 1 language and 2,707 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television programs  Juvenile works  Radio plays  Science fiction plays  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.8.H64, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hal Sparks
Queer as folk ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following the lives of five gay men in Pittsburgh, 'Queer as Folk' is a riveting drama full of sex, drugs, adventure, friendship and love. Although the creators of 'Queer as Folk' wanted to present an honest depiction of gay life, it is by no means a comprehensive depiction. In addition to the usual sexual escapades and relationships of the five friends, the show explores critical gay political and health issues
Queer as folk ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Season Four continues to follow the journey of a group of gay friends and lovers living in Pittsburgh. All 14 episodes
Queer as folk ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Showtime series about a group of gay men and women living day-to-day in Pittsburgh, PA
Lab rats every family has its glitches ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The show is about a boy who discovers his father (a billionaire inventor) has been hiding his latest invention, three teenage siblings with bionic powers, living in his new basement
Queer as folk ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Season five, the final season of the series, continues to follow the journey of a group of gay friends and lovers living in Pittsburgh. Brian buys and revamps the dance club Babylon, Michael embraces domesticity with Ben, Emmett finds success as a TV personality, Ted struggles with body prejudices and Mel and Lindsay find their relationship in trouble
Queer as folk by Michelle Clunie ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Focusing on the loves, careers, ambitions and relationships of a group of gay men and women" in Pittsburgh, PA--Container
Queer as folk by Russell T Davies ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Revolves around a group of gay friends (men & women) living out their day-to-day lives in blue-collar Pittsburgh, PA. This is the first TV drama that treats gay people simply as real people
The Twilight zone radio dramas ( )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adapted from original scripts written for the television show created by Rod Serling that aired from 1959 to 1965, these radio dramas were contemporized and expanded to accommodate a radio format. Hosted by Stacy Keach, the readings feature celebrities Jason Alexander, Tim Kazurinsky, Hall Sparks, Robert Knepper, and Mike Starr
Bleacher bums ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the bleachers during a "Chicago Bruins" game, the story follows a group of die-hard fans as they take in the game
Queer as folk ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Episode 1. Suffering post trauma after the bashing, Justin can't remember the fateful night and Brian can't forget it. Lindsay pops the question to Melanie at her sister's wedding. Michael returns to Pittsburgh just as Chris Hobbs is sentenced -- Episode 2. Justin is unable to process Chris Hobbs' attack, or to accept physical contact, despite Brian's best efforts. Ted is fired for surfing porn at work. Michael and Emmett take jobs as naked waiters. This time, it's Melanie who proposes to Lindsay -- episode 3. Will Brian accept a hero award for saving Justin? Ted's favorite author is in town to protest Brian's award while collecting his own. Emmett's working for fabulous men who seem like the politically correct characters of the new gay TV drama "Gay as blazes." Michael wants to reconnect with Brian at the comic convention -- episode 4. Brian, Michael, Justin, Emmett, Ted, Lindsay, Melanie and Debbie all overcome various obstacles to show their PRIDE in Pittsburgh's annual parade
Queer as folk. the complete first season ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Episode 5. Having lost hand control after his bashing, Justin quits art school (he's lost the fine motor skills needed to hold a brush). Michael decides to quit the big Q and risks all to buy a comic book store. Ted ditches his new accounting job to start his own porno website. Episode 6. Justin and Brian negotiate their relationship-- it's not like your parents! Ted's new business flourishes thanks to Emmett. Could one of Michael's first customers turn out to be the love of his life? Lindsay can't stand Ted's dirty little business. Melanie shares a dirty little secret of her own. Episode 7. Michael decides to continue dating HIV positive Ben, despite the objections of Brian, Ted, Emmett, and his mother, Debbie. Lindsay and Melanie struggle to get money for their wedding from Lindsay's parents. Success on Ted's porno site is swelling Emmett's ... ego. Episode 8. Michael tries to forget Ben by re-entering the dating scene. Justin has an encounter with a boy closer to his age than Brian. Emmett is surprised when he meets his secret admirer-- very surprised
Queer as folk ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Episode 9. Michael fights to get Ben back in his life-- he has to prove he can handle the HIV positive situation. Brian is introduced to his mother's minister-- but they've already met (not in church). Ted has a really hard time dealing with some performance enhancing drugs. Episode 10. Michael mourns the death of his comic book hero, Captain Astro, while Debbie finds a real life murder victim behind the diner. Emmett helps George enjoy life. Melanie & Lindsay are inspired by the contents of Lindsay's Granny Faye's secret letters. Episode 11. It's time for Lindsay and Melanie's wedding. It promises to be a day of beauty and love, provided they can overcome the many obstacles fate throws in their path. Brian, Emmett, Ted, George, Vic, Debbie, Michael, and Justin all pitch in to make sure they succeed. Episode 12. Michael has trouble dealing with the news that his new boyfriend Ben once slept with his best friend Brian. Debbie needs to do something about the dead boy behind her diner. She impresses Detective Horvath with her sleuthing. Ted gets a shot at being accepted by the elite A-Gays of Pittsburgh
The Twilight zone radio dramas collection 11 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten audio dramas based upon scripts from the Twilight Zone television program
Queer as folk ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bonus disc to accompany the Queer as folk : the complete second season DVD set
Queer as folk ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Episode 17. Brian has to cancel plans with Justin to impress his new boss at work. Emmett receives a very generous gift from the late George. Melanie and Lindsay fight off the dreaded Lesbian Bed Death. Episode 18. Michael's worst fears come true when Ben is hospitalized. Justin wishes Brian was more romantic-- like Ethan. Emmett considers a million dollar offer to keep his relationship with George a secret. Episode 19. Michael is tempted to expose Justin's affair with Ethan to Brian. Ted becomes immune to porn. Melanie and Lindsay ask Leda to leave. Bowling showdown: Cops vs. Queens! Episode 20. "Rage Gay Crusader" Issue #1, Michael and Justin's comic is ready to come out, and Brian's throwing a massive release party at Babylon. Justin is forced to choose between Brian and Ethan. Ben's going away for six months, but only with Michael's blessing. Ted's in love-- with Emmett
Queer as folk. the complete first season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Focusing on the loves, careers, ambitions and relationships of a group of gay men and women in Pittsburgh, PA."--Container
Queer as folk ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Showtime series about a group of gay men and women living day-to-day in Pittsburgh, PA
Charmageddon by Hal Sparks ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this jam-packed, standing-room-only, one-hour concert special, Hal Sparks's smart, straight-edge writing and razor-sharp wit are in full force
Queer as folk ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Showtime series about a group of gay men and women living day-to-day in Pittsburgh, PA
Queer as folk ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Showtime series about a group of gay men and women living day-to-day in Pittsburgh, PA
 
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