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Archive for March, 2013

Star Trek After Darkness

Saturday, March 30th, 2013

Star Trek into Darkness has not yet debuted, but thoughts have turned to what will follow the movie.

IDW Publishing will answer that question on May 29.

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Kirk Vs. The Gorn Again

Friday, March 29th, 2013

In a new ad for Star Trek: The Video Game, Captain Kirk faces a familiar foe.

In the ad, William Shatner and the Gorn from Arena are sitting on a couch watching a promotion for the Star Trek: The Video Game.

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Billingsley To Guest Star On Nikita

Thursday, March 28th, 2013

Star Trek: Enterprise‘s John Billingsley will be on an episode of Nikita next week.

Billingsley will be returning as the scientist Heidecker in Tipping Point.

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Comic Reveals Scotty’s Backstory

Thursday, March 28th, 2013

In Star Trek #19, readers will learn why Star Trek‘s Montgomery Scott went into engineering as a profession.

IDW Publishing’s Star Trek #19 had just been released, and fans can see an online preview before going out to pick up their own copies of the comic.

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New Trek Polo Shirts

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

Welovefine has introduced three Star Trek polo shirts for men, and also has tunics for women.

The shirts come in original series’ colors; blue, red, and yellow.

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TV Alert: Takei On The Neighbors

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

Tonight, on ABC, George Takei can be seen as “Grandfather” on The Neighbors.

Also guest-starring will be Star WarsMark Hamill, who will be playing “Commandant Bill.”

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Duryea Passes

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

Peter Duryea, best-known to original series fans, has passed away at the age of seventy-three.

Duryea portrayed Lt. Jose Tyler in The Cage, the original pilot for Star Trek.

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New Spock Art Prints

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

Fans of Leonard Nimoy‘s Spock can now purchase a set of three limited-edition prints featuring the character.

One of the prints features both Nimoy and Zachary Quinto‘s Spock.

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Pegg’s Scottishisms

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

Simon Pegg was enthusiastic about making Scotty truly Scottish in the forthcoming Star Trek into Darkness, but he went a bit overboard with the Scottish jargon.

Pegg is also enjoying watching fans trying to figure out Benedict Cumberbatch‘s John Harrison character, complicating a character that is really “very simple” to figure out.

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Star Trek The Next Generation Hive

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Tomorrow, Star Trek The Next Generation: Hive will be released, but fans can see a preview of the issue now.

The one-hundred-and-four-page issue will combine the previously-released Hive #1-Hive #4.

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Sirtis Lands NCIS Role

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Marina Sirtis will be seen on CBS’s NCIS beginning next month.

The actress will take on the role of the Mossad Director, replacing Eli David (Michael Nouri), who was killed off several months ago.

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Stewart To Receive PFLAG Award

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Sir Patrick Stewart has been chosen to receive an award from PFLAG National, a national organization for families, friends, and straight allies of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people.

Other honorees will include NFL players Brendon Ayanbadejo and Chris Kluwe, author John Irving, and the Whirlpool Corporation.

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Bakula On Transporter Room 3

Monday, March 25th, 2013

Scott Bakula is a guest on a new episode of the Transporter Room 3 podcast.

The Transporter Room 3 podcast covers all things Star Trek; including movies, televised series, toys, “creepy cosplay,” books, etc.

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New Star Trek Into Darkness Photos

Monday, March 25th, 2013

This weekend saw the release of several new Star Trek into Darkness pictures, including a movie poster.

The URL for the poster was hidden as an Easter egg in the most recent movie trailer, while the new photo comes from the Star Trek into Darkness app.

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Star Trek Into Darkness Empire Magazine

Monday, March 25th, 2013

The latest issue of Empire magazine showcases J.J. Abrams and Star Trek into Darkness.

The May issue of Empire has a three-page fold-out cover featuring the Star Trek into Darkness actors and Abrams.

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