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Shatner’s Chaos On The Bridge US And UK Arrival

Thursday, July 16th, 2015


American and UK fans waiting for William Shatner Presents: Chaos on the Bridge have only a few weeks left to wait.

The Next Generation documentary will be arriving on multiple digital platforms beginning August 1 in the US and August 3 in the UK. It is already available in the US via Vimeo.


Dante: Sweltering As Maab

Thursday, July 16th, 2015


For Michael Dante, taking on the role of Maab in the original series’ Friday’s Child meant dealing with extreme heat.

Dante was offered the role when Gene Roddenberry saw him on Custer, a short-lived “military-western” series.


Scoggins As The Feisty Gilora

Wednesday, July 15th, 2015


Sci-fi fans know Tracy Scoggins for her role as Elizabeth Lochley on Babylon 5, but she also had a role in the Star Trek universe.

Scoggins played the Cardassian Gilora Rejal, who mistook Miles O’Brien’s gruffness as a sign of attraction to her on Deep Space Nine‘s Destiny.


Pegg In Star Wars

Tuesday, July 14th, 2015


Some actors have all of the luck. Not only is Simon Pegg in Star Trek Beyond, but he’s also going to be in Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens.

A new video shows Pegg partly-costumed.


Giacchino To Score Star Trek Beyond

Monday, July 13th, 2015


Good news for fans of Michael Giacchino‘s work; the composer will be back for Star Trek Beyond.

Giacchino announced the news via his Twitter account.

“So thrilled to be working with Justin Lin and the rest of the Enterprise crew on Star Trek Beyond,” he said. “Let’s boldly go!”

Star Trek: Axanar Update

Friday, July 10th, 2015


Last year, Prelude to Axanar made its debut and fans waiting for the main event, Star Trek: Axanar, will be able to see the movie next year, just in time for the original series’ fiftieth anniversary.

In Star Trek: Axanar, the final battle between the Federation and the Klingon Empire is set approximately twenty years before James T. Kirk takes command of the USS Enterprise.


Shatner On Star Trek Beyond Rumors

Friday, July 10th, 2015


A fan at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con asked William Shatner if he would have a role in Star Trek Beyond.

Shatner did not say “yes” or “no” but the actor shared a story and left the audience to decide themselves whether he would or would not be in the movie.


Pine Plays A Different Captain

Thursday, July 9th, 2015


Chris Pine, best-known to Trek fans as Captain Kirk, will be playing a new captain in The Finest Hours.

A trailer for the survival drama has just been released.


Best of Both Worlds: The Daring Cliffhanger

Monday, July 6th, 2015


Those watching Star Trek: The Next Generation back in June of 1990 will never forget the cliffhanger that had them on the edge of their seats until the second part aired in late September.

The Best of Both Worlds brought The Next Generation out from behind the shadows of James T. Kirk and the original series.


Pegg: Star Trek Beyond Scary

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015


For Simon Pegg, having the responsibility for writing Star Trek Beyond is “terrifying.”

The long history behind the franchise is part of the reason.


Nimoy Memories From Friends and Family

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015


A memorial for Leonard Nimoy was held at Symphony Space in New York City and friends and family shared their memories of the actor at the event.

Nimoy had funded Symphony Space, a performing arts center on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, and one of its two theaters bears his name.


Stewart: It’s in My Genes

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015


Sir Patrick Stewart was not the first in his family to be bitten by the acting bug.

A close family member had once trod the boards but the family never spoke about it due to his actions.


Trek Actors Get A Raise

Friday, June 26th, 2015


A last-minute raise was negotiated for the stars of Star Trek 3.

Plus - Paramount is thinking ahead to Star Trek 4.


Yarnall’s Cancer Battle

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015


Celeste Yarnall, Star Trek: The Apple‘s Martha Landon, is in the fight of her life.

The actress has been fighting ovarian cancer since last year.


Star Trek 3 To Start Filming Soon

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015


It’s almost the end of June, and Star Trek 3 will be beginning filming in Vancouver.

At least three of the Star Trek actors have been seen in the area, in some cases preparing for their roles.