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TrekToday - News Headlines for August 2008

News Headlines for August 2008

Aug 30 - 'Star Trek: Phase II' Releases New Teaser
'Star Trek: Phase II: Blood and Fire: Part I' episode opening teaser available for fan viewing. Plus: First look at Phase II refitted Enterprise.

Aug 29 - Retro Review: Captain's Holiday
Picard goes to Risa for vacation and meets an archaeologist named Vash who is searching for an artifact from the future.

Aug 29 - 'Star Trek: The Experience' To Close With Ceremony
'Decommissioning ceremony,' VIP party to mark end of eleven-year-old attraction.

Aug 29 - 'Coming Out' Proves Beneficial To Takei's Career
Job opportunities have opened up for 'Star Trek's' former Sulu since going public about his homosexuality in 2005.

Aug 29 - Orci And Kurtzman On Being Offered 'Star Trek'
A chance to explore the origins of Kirk and his crew proved irresistible for 'Star Trek XI' writers.

Aug 27 - Yelchin On 'Terminator Salvation: The Future Begins'
New Chekov to play young Kyle Reese in fourth 'Terminator' movie.

Aug 27 - Pegg Talks More 'Star Trek XI'
'Star Trek XI' will please fans of the show, including long-term fans.

Aug 27 - 'Star Trek XI' Isn't A Remake, Says Pegg.
Pegg's opinion of 'Star Trek XI' in the 'Star Trek' world. Plus: Shatner still out.

Aug 26 - My Injury Made Shatner A Star
Unplanned "romp" caused actor to miss role fifty-two years ago.

Aug 26 - Star Trek Online MMOG Questions Answered
Information about various aspects of 'Star Trek Online' MMOG answered by developers of the game.

Aug 26 - Saldana Persuaded To Take On Uhura Role
Accepting the role of Uhura, Saldana gains respect for 'Star Trek'. Plus: Saldana on Uhura.

Aug 26 - Quinto On Dealing With Secrecy And High-Profile Films
Working under a shroud of secrecy becoming normal for the new Spock. Plus: 'Star Trek XI' old Spock spoiler?

Aug 24 - Pegg On 'Star Trek XI' and Chris Doohan
Abrams "sensible" to have withheld 'Star Trek' from Comic-Con, claims Pegg.

Aug 24 - 'Star Trek: The Experience's' Last Days
Popular Vegas fan attraction to close its doors in little more than a week.

Aug 24 - Jud Taylor Passes
Director of television movies and shows dead at age seventy-six.

Aug 23 - Abrams Says 'Star Trek' Worth The Wait
'Star Trek XI' director on Nimoy and 'Star Trek XI's' visual effects.

Aug 23 - Kevin Smith on 'Star Trek XI'
Director of 'Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back' gets ''Star Trek XI' sneak peek.

Aug 22 - Retro Review: Allegiance
Captain Picard is abducted by aliens and replaced with a wild and crazy double.

Aug 22 - New 'Star Trek' Toys
More 'Star Trek' toy ships to appear this holiday season.

Aug 22 - Brooks To Play Loman
Former Captain Sisko to appear in 'Death of a Salesman."

Aug 20 - Pegg On Hollywood Celebrity
New Scotty on the pros and cons of celebrity. Plus: Clifton Collins Jr. on alien makeup.

Aug 20 - Star Trek News Bullets
'Star Trek' Myspace, Kirk Replica Chair, Wheaton Breaks Ribs, 'Star Trek: Helena Chronicles' Captain Theresa Faisal, Shatner Video Autographing

Aug 18 - Old Shatner Unrecognizable To Current Shatner
Years after his famous role as James T. Kirk, Shatner reflects upon change and fame.

Aug 17 - Picardo On 'Star Trek: Voyager' and EMH
Working on Voyager meant taking occasional grief from guest stars.

Aug 16 - Star Trek News Bullets
Toy Enterprise, Playing a Romulan, Retro 'Star Trek' Toys, Warp Drive

Aug 16 - Fontana On 'Star Trek: Year Four: The Enterprise Experiment'
Original series writer and story editor on IDW's 'Star Trek' comic and working on the original series.

Aug 12 - Pine On 'Star Trek XI's' Character Focus
'Star Trek XI' to pay tribute to what went before.

Aug 11 - Star Trek News Bullets
Kirk's Stepfather?, Two Spocks, New 'Star Trek XI' Posters, 'Star Trek Online MMO'

Aug 9 - Retro Review: Sins of the Father
Worf's long-lost brother Kurn arrives to draw Worf into a battle for his family's honor with the unscrupulous Duras.

Aug 5 - Star Trek: The Complete Comic Book Collection
Full collection of 'Star Trek' comic books to debut in September.

Aug 4 - First Cut of 'Star Trek XI' Finished
'Star Trek XI' gets the thumbs up from the brass.

Aug 3 - Urban Would Love To Play McCoy Again
The time is right for the return of the original series 'Star Trek' characters.

Aug 3 - No Outer Space For Doohan's Ashes
Second attempt to launch ashes into space fails.

Aug 3 - Star Trek News Bullets
Pegg and 'Star Wars', 'Star Trek: Intrepid' release, Pine ready for fame, Byrne posts starship designs, 'Star Trek S2 Remastered DVD set.

Aug 1 - Retro Review: The Offspring
When Data creates an android daughter using his own neural network, an admiral wants to place her in Starfleet custody.

Aug 1 - Adam Nimoy - Like Father, Like Son?
Son of the actor famous for playing Spock has had his own trials in life.

Aug 1 - Spiner On 'Star Trek: The Next Generation' And 'Dreamland'
Former Lieutenant Commander Data on how he got the part of the android who wanted to be human, and on his most recent music project.

Aug 1 - Povill To Direct 'Star Trek: Phase II' Episode
Writer-producer to work on 'Star Trek: Phase II: The Child'

Aug 1 - 'Star Trek XI' Command Uniform
Fans of the original series will be familiar with the color scheme of the 'Star Trek XI' uniforms.