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Pegg: Star Trek 3 Writing Pressures

Friday, May 29th, 2015

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Simon Pegg finds some aspects of writing to be difficult.

First of all, Pegg knows that some people are all too ready to be critical of the next movie.

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Farrell: Berman Was Inflexible

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

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Terry Farrell, Deep Space Nine‘s Dax, was nervous when she got the news that she was to play Jadzia Dax, and sad when the time came for her to leave the show and character behind.

Being offered a strong female character role made it easy to say yes to playing the Trill.

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Pine In Wonder Woman Talks

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

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Chris Pine is in negotiations for a role in Warner Bros. Wonder Woman movie.

Wonder Woman is due to be released in June of 2017.

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Shatner To Guest On Canadian Mystery Show

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

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Canadian television viewers will get to see William Shatner as a guest star on Murdoch Mysteries later this year.

Murdoch Mysteries is currently in production for its ninth season, due to air on CBC this autumn.

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Pegg: Shatner In Star Trek 3?

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

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In a recent interview while doing press for his latest film, Man Up, Simon Pegg answered a few questions about Star Trek 3.

The questions concerned the title of the movie, and William Shatner‘s appearance in Star Trek 3.

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Koenig Joins Captain Pike Project

Friday, May 22nd, 2015

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Walter Koenig has joined the Star Trek: Captain Pike fan film project, which is currently in the fundraising phase.

The actor joins other Trek alumni including Dwight Schultz, Linda Park, Robert Picardo, Chase Masterson, Sean Kenney, Ray Wise, and Bruce Davidson.

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Smallwood: Creating The Xindi

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

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For Tucker Smallwood, a health issue did not keep the actor from his first Star Trek role.

Smallwood first appeared on Star Trek: Voyager as Admiral Bullock, and then was called back to play another alien, the Xindi-Primate Councilor on Star Trek: Enterprise.

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Greenwood Joins O.J. Simpson Series

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

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Star Trek into DarknessBruce Greenwood (Captain Pike) will have a role in American Crime Story: The People V. O.J. Simpson.

American Crime Story: The People V. O.J. Simpson will be seen as a limited series on FX.

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Pegg: Star Trek 3 Less Trek-Y

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

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Rewriting the Star Trek 3 script was due to Paramount‘s desire to make more money, said Simon Pegg.

Paramount wanted to see box office returns more like those from Avengers Assemble and less like those from Star Trek into Darkness.

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Takei Voices Space Alien

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

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George Takei headed back to space in a Disney Junior animated series.

Takei voiced the alien in Disney Junior‘s Miles From Tomorrowland.

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Pine To Star In New Drama

Monday, May 18th, 2015

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Chris Pine will be one of the two stars in Wind River.

Pine will join Elizabeth Olsen in the drama.

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Trek Actors in L.A. Sci-Fi Play Festival

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

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The second annual Sci-Fest L.A. is in progress and several Star Trek actors are taking part in this year’s plays.

Sci-Fest L.A. presents “new one-acts adapted from some of the giants in the sci-fi and horror fields, including Neil Gaiman, Ray Bradbury and Clive Barker.”

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Bakula: Enterprise Was The Wild West

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

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For Scott Bakula, the time setting was what attracted him to Star Trek: Enterprise.

The actor shared his thoughts on the series ten years after the last episode aired.

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Burton To Speak At UMass Lowell

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

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This Saturday, Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s LeVar Burton will be speaking at the UMass Lowell commencement ceremonies.

A record number of graduates will be there to hear Burton’s commencement address.

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Shatner Ride To Benefit Charity

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

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A six day motorcycle ride from Chicago to Los Angeles next month by William Shatner will benefit charity.

The ride, scheduled to begin June 21, will take Shatner across the historical Route 66.

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