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Archive for March, 2014

April-May 2014 Trek Conventions And Appearances

Monday, March 31st, 2014

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There will be twenty-eight conventions, shows or appearances in April and May 2014 that will feature actors of interest to Star Trek fans. This listing of conventions and shows features actors from all of the televised series and several of the Star Trek movies.

April begins with Supanova Gold Coast, which will take place April 4-6 at the Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre in Gold Coast, Australia. In attendance at Supanova will be Gary Lockwood.

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Retro Review: Favor the Bold

Friday, March 28th, 2014

In order to stop Jem’Hadar reinforcements from entering the Alpha Quadrant, Sisko leads a fleet against the Dominion; meanwhile, Kira tries to halt the Cardassians from within.

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Saldana Inks L’Oréal Deal

Friday, March 28th, 2014

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A new endorsement deal makes Zoë Saldana the new face of L’Oréal.

Saldana is the new international spokesperson of L’Oréal Paris.

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Star Trek: Summer In The City

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

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This July, the Houston Symphony will accompany two Trek movies during its annual Symphony Summer in the City series of indoor concerts.

The two Trek movies to be screened will be Star Trek (2009) and Star Trek into Darkness.

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Nichols: Behind Glass Walls

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

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Star Trek‘s Nichelle Nichols has joined the cast of Behind Glass Walls.

Behind Glass Walls is an independent film produced by Isle of Skye.

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Star Trek Starships Collection For Australians

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

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For Australian Star Trek fans waiting for the release of the Star Trek Starships Collection in their country, the good news is that the collection will launch in Australia at month-end.

Each die-cast hand-painted ship come with a magazine which provides details of the ship, annotations, technology on board the ship, crew, weapons, behind-the-scenes articles regarding the construction of the ship, design sketches, shooting model(s) information and a history of the appearance of the ship on screen.

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Four New Trek Cufflink Sets

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

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Cufflinks.com has added more Trek-themed cufflink sets to its collection of cufflinks.

The newest cufflinks are based on the original series.

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Shatner’s World Theater Event

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

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For those who haven’t been able to see William Shatner‘s one-man show, a chance to see it on the big screen will be offered next month.

Shatner’s World “takes audiences on an exhilarating behind-the-scenes voyage through his storied life and career.”

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Luna As Marlena Moreau

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

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BarBara Luna, Star Trek: Mirror, Mirror’s Marlena Moreau, found that only 1960s science fiction shows offered her something that’s taken for granted today.

And the actress, like so many other Trek guest stars, did not realize at the time that her Star Trek role would be remembered decades later.

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New X-Men: Days Of Future Past Trailer

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

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A new trailer for X-Men: Days of Future Past was released today.

Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Sir Patrick Stewart will be reprising his Professor Xavier character in X-Men Days of Future Past.

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Klingon Warnog Beer

Monday, March 24th, 2014

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CBS Consumer Products and the Federation of Beer have announced the forthcoming release of Klingon Warnog Beer.

The Klingon Warnog beer will be brewed by the Tin Man Brewing Company of Evansville, Indiana.

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Trek Throw Pillows

Monday, March 24th, 2014

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Three new Trek-themed pillows will be of interest to original series fans.

The Star Trek TOS Pillows come courtesy of ThinkGeek.

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Pine: Fool For Love

Monday, March 24th, 2014

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Star Trek into DarknessChris Pine will be appearing in Sam Shepard‘s Fool for Love play.

Fool for Love will be held at the Williamstown Theatre Festival in Williamstown, Massachusetts.

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Retro Review: Behind the Lines

Friday, March 21st, 2014

Starfleet asks Sisko to take a desk job, leaving Dax to command the Defiant, while Kira plots against the Dominion and Odo reunites with a Founder.

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Saldana As Rosemary

Friday, March 21st, 2014

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A poster showing Zoë Saldana as Rosemary Woodhouse in a television version of Rosemary’s Baby has been released by NBC.

Saldana will take on the lead role originally played by Mia Farrow in 1968.

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