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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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Cobb As A Doomed Redshirt

Monday, May 11th, 2015

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Julie Cobb once played Yeoman Leslie Thompson, a redshirt who lost her life in the original series’ By Any Other Name.

In the episode, Thompson was reduced to a cube, which was than crushed by the Kelvan alien Rojan.

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Pegg: Not A Nerd

Monday, May 11th, 2015

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Simon Pegg would like to move past his supposed reputation as a nerd.

The actor is appearing in Man Up as a romantic lead, which a nice change for the actor more known for comedy.

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Julie Nimoy On Los Angeles CBS Tonight – UPDATED With Video

Friday, May 8th, 2015

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Heads up, Los Angeles Trek fans; Leonard Nimoy‘s daughter Julie will be appearing tonight on CBS to speak about her father.

Nimoy will share her thoughts on the passing of her father, and on the production of a new film on COPD.

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CBS Acquires Comancheria Rights

Friday, May 8th, 2015

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Comancheria, in which Chris Pine appears, has been picked up by CBS.

The film is due to begin shooting this month in New Mexico.

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Wheaton To Introduce Beer

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

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Will Wheaton, who brews his own beer, will be introducing a new beer at the Ottawa ComicCon this weekend.

The beer to be introduced is called HefeWheaton and it is based on a Bavarian Hefewiezen style of wheat beer.

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Wheaton In Dark Matter

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

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Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Wil Wheaton is working on a new show, Dark Matter.

According to Wheaton, “The basic premise of the show is: some people wake up from stasis on a space ship, and they have no memories of who they are or why they are there.”

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Star Trek IV: What Might Have Been

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

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As every fan knows, there are things that never make it into a movie, and that was the case when it came to Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home too.

Some of the changes were minor, such as name changes, but a few scenes never made it into the final cut of the film.

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Russ Explains Star Wars Day

Monday, May 4th, 2015

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Star Trek: Voyager‘s Tim Russ explains the meaning of Star Wars Day.

In a short video sure to set back relations between Star Trek and Star Wars fans, Russ finally sets the record straight about Star Wars Day. May the Fourth be with you!

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Whitney Passes

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

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Grace Lee Whitney, Star Trek‘s Yeoman Rand, is dead at the age of eighty-five.

The actress passed away this weekend.

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Burton Part of Roots Reboot

Friday, May 1st, 2015

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A remake of the Roots miniseries has been announced.

The reboot will air on the History Channel, A&E and Lifetime in 2016.

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