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Archive for the ‘Star Trek: TNG’ Category

TNG Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Litho Released

Friday, November 16th, 2012

A new lithograph featuring the The Next Generation crew is now available for U.S. fans courtesy of Bye Bye Robot.

The lithograph is in honor of the twenty-fifth anniversary of The Next Generation.

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Star Trek TNG S2 Blu-ray Release Update

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

More details have emerged about the Blu-ray release of Season 2 of Star Trek: The Next Generation, formerly reported here.

The Blu-ray TNG set will be released on December 4, and includes the highly-anticipated extended cut of The Measure of a Man.

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De Lancie: What Made Q Tick

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

John de Lancie explained what he liked about his The Next Generation character Q, and what he felt worked best for the character.

De Lancie put his own particular brand on the character beginning in the pilot. “…The only place that [director] Corey [Allen] and I had a difference of opinion … is that Corey wanted Q to be straighter than I thought he should be.”

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Shatner: The Next Generation Documentary

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

The ever-busy William Shatner has begun a new project, this one focusing on Star Trek: The Next Generation.

The actor spoke about his new project ahead of his forthcoming appearance at Destination Star Trek London, at which all five television Star Trek captains will be appearing later this month.

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Star Trek: The Next Generation S2 Blu-Ray Release Date

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

For fans waiting for the second season of the Star Trek: The Next Generation on Blu-ray, the set will be out by the end of the year.

The five-disc set of hi-def episodes will hit stores on December 4.

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Trek Fan To Restore Enterprise D Bridge

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

A Star Trek fan is on a mission to restore one of the original sets from Star Trek: The Next Generation.

Rescued from Paramount in late 2011, the fan is in the process of restoring the set and plans to make it open to the public when finished.

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Star Trek: The Next Generation PEZ

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Star Trek and PEZ collector’s sets fans will be pleased to know that another PEZ Star Trek set will be released this year.

Fans of the original series have their PEZ set, and now The Next Generation fans will get their own PEZ set with their favorite Star Trek characters.

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Star Trek: The Next Generation Blu-ray Audio Issues

Monday, July 30th, 2012

Fans that purchased the recent release of Season One of Star Trek: The Next Generation found that there were audio issues with their DVDs and CBS Home Video has acknowledged that and has taken corrective action.

The correction comes less than a week after the Blu-ray set was released.

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New The Next Generation Transporter Photo App

Friday, July 20th, 2012

A new Facebook app lets Star Trek: The Next Generation fans put themselves into the action.

The Transporter Photo App permits fans to beam into one of six different scenes from The Next Generation.

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Burton Visits White House

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s LeVar Burton visitied the White House Briefing Room yesterday.

The actor was there to interview Press Secretary Jay Carney for a segment to be used on a Reading Rainbow app.

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Star Trek: The Next Generation Blu-ray Trailer

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

The Comic Con trailer for Star Trek: The Next Generation on Blu-ray is now available for all fans to see.

The first season of The Next Generation on Blu-ray will be released on Tuesday, and will sell for $78.86 on Amazon.

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Okudas: Star Trek: The Next Generation Remastering

Thursday, July 12th, 2012

Mike and Denise Okuda recently answered fan questions regarding the forthcoming Star Trek: The Next Generation Blu-ray release.

The couple covered a wide range of topics, including their Comic-Con panel this week (which took place earlier today), the cinematic screenings of The Next Generation (Where No One Has Gone Before and Datalore), commentaries, extended editions and lost footage, repairing errors, the possibility of Deep Space Nine in HD and the Okuda’s thoughts on just what Star Trek means to them.

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Burton: Unexplored Aspects Of La Forge

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s LeVar Burton spoke about his time on The Next Generation, revealing that there was one aspect of the character that he wished had been explored more.

Star Trek: The Next Generation is in the process of coming to Blu-ray, and Burton has been able to see the first season episodes. The actor is impressed with the remastering of the series thus far. The picture looks “amazing,” he said. “They have redone all the visual effects, and it’s spectacular.”

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Goldberg Hopes To Make Mabley Documentary

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Whoopi Goldberg is seeking funding in hopes of making a documentary about comedian Moms Mabley.

Moms Mabley (Loretta Mary Aiken) was a comedy pioneer who influenced Goldberg. “Moms Mabley was a pioneer in the comedy world and this documentary will showcase her talent and pay homage to a woman who is still relevant today,” said Goldberg. “Without Moms there certainly would not have been a Whoopi.”

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Measure Of A Man Extended Version?

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

For those waiting for the Blu-ray release of Star Trek: The Next Generation beginning next month, news has emerged that one of the classic episodes from Season Two may be released as an extended cut.

According to a tweet by Melissa Snodgrass, the episode in question has twenty extra minutes than was seen in the original broadcast.

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