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Posts Tagged ‘Nimoy’

Shatner To Pen Book On Nimoy

Friday, July 31st, 2015

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William Shatner is planning on writing a book about his friend Leonard Nimoy.

Shatner considered Nimoy to be a brother to him.

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Nimoy Memories From Friends and Family

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

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A memorial for Leonard Nimoy was held at Symphony Space in New York City and friends and family shared their memories of the actor at the event.

Nimoy had funded Symphony Space, a performing arts center on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, and one of its two theaters bears his name.

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Spock Documentary Close To Funding Goal

Monday, June 29th, 2015

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Adam Nimoy‘s documentary on his father, For the Love of Spock, has raised much of the money necessary for the movie but more is needed to hit the goal of $600,000 before the fundraiser expires on July 1.

The documentary will only be created if the entire amount is funded.

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Quinto: Remembering Nimoy

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

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Zachary Quinto shared his memories of Leonard Nimoy with Time Magazine recently.

The world was “a better place for having had Leonard Nimoy in it,” said Quinto.

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Asteroid Named After Nimoy

Monday, June 8th, 2015

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An asteroid that is in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter has been named for Leonard Nimoy.

The asteroid, discovered in 1988 was formerly designated as 1988 RA5.

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For The Love Of Spock

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

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A new Kickstarter campaign has been launched to raise money for a documentary about Leonard Nimoy.

The documentary, announced earlier this year, will be titled For the Love of Spock.

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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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Vulcan Pays Tribute To Nimoy

Monday, April 27th, 2015

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Trek fans and residents of Vulcan, Alberta, Canada came together to pay tribute to Leonard Nimoy this weekend.

Attendees shared their memories of the actor and described his impact on their lives and on the community.

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Vulcan Nimoy Tribute

Friday, April 24th, 2015

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The Town of Vulcan will pay tribute to Leonard Nimoy this weekend.

Although not named after Star Trek‘s Vulcan, the town gradually built its tourism industry on Star Trek.

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Shatner Remembers Nimoy

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

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Today would have been Leonard Nimoy‘s eighty-fourth birthday, and William Shatner shared a few memories about his long-time friend.

Shatner also defended his decision to remain at a Red Cross fundraising event instead of hurrying back to Los Angeles to attend Nimoy’s funeral.

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Spock Block Approved

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

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Encinitas’ City Council has approved a temporary road name change in honor of Leonard Nimoy.

The “Spock Block” proclamation will take place on Nimoy’s birthday, March 26.

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Quinto’s Conan Appearance: Remembering Nimoy

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

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Last night, Zachary Quinto was on Conan and the actor spoke about losing his friend and mentor, Leonard Nimoy.

Other topics on the show included his Girls character Ace, his hair styles, Edward Snowden and privacy, and “the slap.”

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Nimoy Commemorative Magazine

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

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A new issue of CBS Watch Magazine will celebrate the life and work of Leonard Nimoy.

The one-hundred page issue will feature “informative articles and many familiar and rare photographs” of Nimoy.

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Shatner: Celebrate Life

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015

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William Shatner defended his decision to fulfill his commitment to the Red Cross this weekend, which meant he missed Leonard Nimoy‘s funeral on Sunday morning.

Reporters caught up with Shatner at his home after he returned to Los Angeles.

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Shatner Shares Nimoy Memories

Monday, March 2nd, 2015

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William Shatner was stuck in Florida and unable to make it back in time for Leonard Nimoy’s funeral, but he was able to memorialize Nimoy in a Twitter online session with Star Trek fans.

Nimoy’s funeral took place at 9 AM PT in California, the same time Shatner asked fans to celebrate Nimoy’s life with him online.

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