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The Wil Wheaton Project Axed

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

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In a bit of surprising news, Wil Wheaton announced that his show, The Wil Wheaton Project, was not being renewed for the next season.

The actor received the news in a phone call from a Syfy executive last week.

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Trek Actor Emmy Nominations

Monday, July 14th, 2014

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Several people associated with Trek series or movies have been nominated for Emmys.

The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards winners will be announced next month.

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Mulgrew Critics’ Choice Award

Friday, June 20th, 2014

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Kate Mulgrew, and the show on which she is currently appearing, Orange is the New Black, received Critics’ Choice awards.

The awards were given out at the Fourth Annual Critics’ Choice Awards ceremony, held last night.

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Star Trek 3 In 2016

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

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The official word has come; Star Trek 3 will be released in 2016.

The announcement by Paramount came at CineEurope, currently taking place in Spain.

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Television Critics Association Awards Nominations

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

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The nominations for the 30th Annual Television Critics Association (TCA) Awards have been announced.

Amongst the nominees are several Star Trek-related names and shows.

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Burton Kickstarter Funded In Twelve Hours

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

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LeVar Burton‘s Reading Rainbow Kickstarter campaign made its target one million dollars in less than a day.

The campaign, reported here by TrekToday, only began yesterday.

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Star Trek-Like Translator Arrives

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

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A new demo from Microsoft showed “real-time voice-to-voice” translation.

The service will be used with Skype.

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More Trek-related Saturn Award Nominees

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

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Several special awards were announced for the 40th Annual Saturn Awards.

Three of the four special awards include names familiar to Star Trek fans.

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Orci To Direct Star Trek 3

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

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According to Variety, Roberto Orci will be directing Star Trek 3.

It was reported several days ago by TrekToday that Orci was the frontrunner for the position.

Orci is one of the co-writers on the movie, along with J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay. Star Trek 3 will be produced by J.J. Abrams, Bryan Burke and David Ellison.

Rumor Mill: Orci Trek Director Talks

Friday, May 9th, 2014

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Word has emerged today that Star Trek into DarknessRoberto Orci is in talks to direct the next Star Trek movie.

Orci has not directed a movie before, but has written and produced movies.

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Shatner Signs Ora.TV Deal

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

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William Shatner has signed a development deal with Ora.TV, an Internet TV network and production studio.

The deal means a move for one of Shatner’s shows, Brown Bag Wine Tasting, beginning June 23.

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Star Trek: The Exhibition Heads North

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

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Good news for fans of Star Trek: The Exhibition living in Minnesota; the attraction is headed your way.

Star Trek: The Exhibition will arrive at the Mall of America and will remain there for six months.

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Almost Human Axed

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

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Almost Human, starring Star Trek into DarknessKarl Urban, will not be returning for a second season.

The sci-fi police drama was co-created by J.J. Abrams and J.H. Wyman.

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Nimoy to Receive Award

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

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The original series’ Leonard Nimoy will receive an award from the Boston Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

Nimoy is a native of Boston and began his performing career there.

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Shatner: Twitter Quitter

Friday, March 14th, 2014

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William Shatner surprised his Twitter following recently by announcing his departure from the social network.

But then, the next day, he changed his mind, and returned to his 1.8 million followers.

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