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Trek Saturn Award Nominations

Monday, March 3rd, 2014


The nomination list for the 40th Annual Saturn Awards is out, and Star Trek into Darkness is on the list.

The 40th Annual Saturn Awards will be presented this summer.


Braga’s Supernatural Salem

Friday, February 28th, 2014


Salem, a new show to air April 20, is being executive produced by Star Trek‘s Brannon Braga.

Braga spoke about the show, which is “a unique blend of The Exorcist with a little David Lynch thrown in.”

Jewell: Kirk’s Slave Girl

Thursday, February 27th, 2014


Lois Jewell, the woman who played Drusilla on the original series Bread and Circuses, shared her memories of working on the episode.

New to Los Angeles, Jewell’s Trek role followed an appearance on The Flying Nun pilot.


Kurtzman/Orci Show To Debut This Summer

Thursday, February 27th, 2014


Details on Matador, a new show from Star Trek‘s Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci, have been revealed.

Matador is set to start production next month and will debut in July.


Bole Passes

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014


Star Trek director Cliff Bole has passed at the age of seventy-six.

Bole directed over forty episodes from three different Star Trek series.


Beltran In Resilient 3D

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014


A new 3-D independent sci-fi movie features Star Trek: Voyager‘s Robert Beltran.

TrekToday spoke with Mr. Beltran and Producer/Director Michael Taverna about the movie.


Takei Reacts To Arizona Bill

Monday, February 24th, 2014


Star Trek‘s George Takei is not happy with the new controversial anti-gay bill recently passed in Arizona.

The bill, which would need to be signed into law by Governor Jan Brewer to take effect, would permit business owners to deny service to gays on religious grounds.


Win Banshee Chapter Quinto Autographed Script

Friday, February 21st, 2014


Fans of Zachary Quinto and horror films have a chance to win a shooting script and DVD of Banshee Chapter autographed by Quinto.

In this contest currently running on Twitter, UK fans who have purchased Banshee Chapter should head to @Banshee Film and tweet a photo of themselves and their copy of the DVD of the film.


Visitor’s Hell Of A View

Thursday, February 20th, 2014


Star Trek: Deep Space Nine‘s Nana Visitor will be seen soon in a new dram.

The movie, Hell of a View, is set in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.


De Lancie: Acting Was A Life Preserver

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014


After dyslexia caused him grief in school, John de Lancie found acting to be his salvation.

The actor was dyslexic at a time when no one knew much about dyslexia, or what to do about it.


McFadden Play Opens Tomorrow

Thursday, February 13th, 2014


The Ugly One, a play directed by Gates McFadden, will open tomorrow in Los Angeles.

In The Ugly One, an engineer loses his sense of self when plastic surgery changes his looks from ugly to handsome.


Ryan On Syfy’s Helix

Thursday, February 13th, 2014


Star Trek: Voyager‘s Jeri Ryan will be seen on the next episode of Syfy’s Helix.

Helix is an intense thriller about a team of scientists from the Centers for Disease Control who travel to a high-tech research facility in the Arctic to investigate a possible disease outbreak, only to find themselves pulled into a terrifying life-and-death struggle that holds the key to mankind’s salvation…or total annihilation.”


Pine In Armani Campaign

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014


Star Trek into DarknessChris Pine will be the star of the forthcoming Armani Code campaign.

The fragrance campaign will begin this spring.

“Chris perfectly embodies the brand’s spirit with his strong charisma and natural elegance,” said Giorgio Armani. “Besides revealing great talent, high versatility and the right amount of irony on set, his magnetic charm makes him the ideal match for this fragrance.”

EPIX Trek Fest

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014


On Sunday, February 16 on EPIX, an all-day tribute to Star Trek will feature the premiere of Star Trek into Darkness, commentary by Leonard Nimoy and George Takei, and a Nimoy special presentation.

The fun begins at 6 AM with The Captains Close-Up: William Shatner, and includes several original series movies, several Shatner documentaries, the Nimoy special presentation, Trekkies and Star Trek into Darkness.


Nimoy Piers Morgan Appearance

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014


Yesterday, TrekToday reported on Leonard Nimoy‘s Piers Morgan Live appearance;, today there is a video clip from the show.

In the short clip, Nimoy explains that people today are better informed about the perils of smoking, and that attitudes have changed.