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Posts Tagged ‘De Lancie’

De Lancie Joins Mind Puppets

Thursday, April 24th, 2014


Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s John de Lancie is one of the ensemble cast members for a new comedy, Mind Puppets.

In Mind Puppets, a public act of hypnosis goes wrong when the “Great Master” falls unconscious on stage, leaving five victims “stuck under a permanent state of mind control.”


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.


De Lancie To Narrate Holiday Concerts

Thursday, December 5th, 2013


John de Lancie, best known to Trek fans as the mischievous Q, will be narrating several holiday concerts this weekend.

De Lancie will be performing The Christmas Story According to St. Luke by Robert Wagner.


De Lancie Narrates Seuss Book

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013


Oberlin Music has announced the release of a CD version of Dr. Seuss’ The Sneetches, a symphonic poem for narrator and symphony orchestra, narrated by John de Lancie.

The Sneetches is a story about prejudice and bigotry, where the Sneetches with stars on their bellies believe that they’re superior to those without the stars.


Two Trek Actors In Tales From Beyond

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

The voices of two familiar Star Trek actors will be heard in Tales From Beyond, a new paranormal audio drama series currently fundraising.

The Star Trek actors involved with Tales From Beyond are John de Lancie and Robert Picardo.


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.”


Nichols and De Lancie To Judge Design Contest

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Recently, a design contest for Star Trek T-shirts was held and now it is time for two Trek celebrities and for fans to judge the designs submitted.

Three lucky fans who rate the shirts will be eligible to win a shirt with the winning design.


The Next Generation Cast Calgary Expo Reunion

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

Last weekend, fans attending the Calgary Expo in Calgary, Canada were able to see the entire cast of Star Trek: The Next Generation, plus surprise guest John de Lancie.

Over fifty thousand fans attended the weekend event, with the highlight of the convention being the TNG:EXPOsed event which took place Saturday evening.


De Lancie To Appear With RPO

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

John de Lancie, Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Q, will be appearing twice this weekend with the Rochester (New York) Philharmonic Orchestra.

De Lancie will narrate two performances of a classic children’s story The Sneetches, originally written by Dr. Seuss, as part of the RPO’s OrKIDStra family series.


De Lancie To Voice Quantum Conundrum Character

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

John de Lancie, Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Q, will be voicing the lead role in Quantum Conundrum.

In Quantum Conundrum, “players take on the role of a young kid dropped off on his uncle’s doorstep for the weekend; his uncle just so happens to be the brilliant, eccentric inventor, Professor Fitz Quadwrangle.”


De Lancie To Appear On The Secret Circle

Friday, March 2nd, 2012

John de Lancie, best known to Star Trek fans as Q, will be cast as one of the elders on The Secret Circle.

De Lancie will first appear in episode nineteen of the first season, which will probably air next month.


D’Abo As A Vulnerable Female Q

Friday, November 11th, 2011

Playing Amanda Rogers, a reluctant female Q, was an interesting challenge for actress Olivia D’Abo.

D’Abo found Rogers to be compelling due to the challenges and potential of the character. “She was actually a lot of fun to play and I think I was more interested and challenged by how she dealt with the obstacles she had to overcome in the storyline,” said d’Abo. “I had fun discovering and revealing her inner conflicts and where the possibilities lived inside her.”


Nimoy And De Lancie Re-release Alien Voices Dramas

Thursday, August 11th, 2011

Fans who missed out on the original release of the Alien Voices audio dramas from Leonard Nimoy and John de Lancie can now order these dramas as digital downloads.

Other Star Trek actors from four of the five televised series can also be heard on the audio dramas.


De Lancie: Torchwood Was Fun

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

John de Lancie, best-known to Star Trek fans as the mischievous Q, shared a bit of information regarding the character he will be playing in the last three episodes of STARZ’s Torchwood: Miracle Day.

In Torchwood: Miracle Day, viewers are asked to “Imagine a day when nobody dies. All across the world, nobody dies. And then the next day, and the next, and the next, people keep aging. They get hurt and sick but they never die.”


Trek Actors To Appear In Torchwood Series

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

Several familiar Star Trek actors will be appearing in the Starz original Torchwood: Miracle Day.

Last month, TrekToday reported that actor John De Lancie would be appearing in Torchwood: Miracle Day. Today, it was announced that another Trek actor would also be appearing in the series.