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Trek Stars Take On Ice Bucket Challenge

Monday, August 18th, 2014

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Several Star Trek actors have taken on the “ice bucket challenge” to raise money for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS – Lou Gehrig’s Disease).

William Shatner was the first Trek actor to do so, as seen in a video posted here.

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Trek Stars Join Reading Rainbow Event

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

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Some new perks for the Reading Rainbow Kickstarter were added recently, and will surely be of interest to Trek fans.

The perks include several live storytime events called Reading Rainbow Live! which feature Star Trek actors.

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Spiner: Weapons No!

Friday, November 8th, 2013

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Although he had no problem using a phaser on Star Trek: The Next Generation, in real life, Brent Spiner is not keen on weapons.

The actor got into an exchange recently with some of his Twitter followers, where he made his views known on the matter of gun ownership.

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Spiner And McFadden In The Last Look Back

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

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A mini-Star Trek: The Next Generation reunion will take place when Gates McFadden and Brent Spiner appear together in a play next month.

The play is The Last Look Back, to be shown at the Ensemble Studio Theater/LA.

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Spiner TV Alert

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Brent Spiner will appear on this week’s episode of Wendell & Vinnie.

Wendell & Vinnie is the story of the owner of a pop culture memorabilia store, who ends up becoming an instant parent to his nephew Vinnie after the death of the boy’s parents.

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Engage!

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

A typical Star Trek: The Next Generation convention cast photo op turned out to be anything but typical when a Trek fan unexpectedly popped the question to his girlfriend.

During the Austin Wizard World Convention, which took place at the end of October, Wil Wheaton was present and described what happened. “I had the flu,” he said, “and almost missed this photo session…I sat there and smiled for everyone as best I could.”

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TV Alert: Spiner As The Purple Man

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

Brent Spiner will be voicing a role on Disney XD’s The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes!

The Avengers, a group of warriors, legends and men of science, have joined together in The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes! to fight against a dire threat.

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Spiner Houston School of Theatre Appearance

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

Brent Spiner will be making an appearance at the University of Houston’s School of Theatre & Dance next month.

The actor will join other University of Houston School of Theatre & Dance alumni in Legacy: A Celebration of the UH School of Theatre & Dance.

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Spiner on Warehouse 13 Tonight

Monday, July 23rd, 2012

Star Trek: The Next Generation’s Brent Spiner will be returning to television with a guest role on SyFy’s Warehouse 13 tonight.

Spiner’s role will be that of Brother Adrian, a new villain.

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Spiner To Join SyFy Series

Thursday, June 14th, 2012

Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Brent Spiner will be returning to television with a guest role on SyFy’s Warehouse 13.

Spiner will be appearing on Warehouse 13 beginning on July 23, when the series opens its fourth season.

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New Fresh Hell Webisode Debuts

Monday, May 14th, 2012

In The Birthday Party, a new episode of Fresh Hell, Brent Spiner is reduced to playing a familiar Star Trek character in hopes of obtaining a better role.

In Fresh Hell, Spiner plays a character who wants nothing more than to return to acting and to earn back respect, but both “The Incident” (an unmentioned faux pas that caused his fall from grace), and his most famous role as Data keep getting in the way of that goal.

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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.

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Spiner: Fresh Hell Incident And TNG Thoughts

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

The second season of Brent Spiner‘s Fresh Hell will begin on Friday, but will fans ever find out what “the incident” was that made his character in the “situation-tragedy” fall from grace?

According to TrekMovie.com, Spiner said fans can expect a diverse emotional response when watching this season’s Fresh Hell. “You’ll laugh; you’ll cry; you’ll be glad you aren’t me,” he said.

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Spiner Webseries To Resume

Monday, March 19th, 2012

Fans of Brent Spiner‘s Fresh Hell webseries will be able to see more episodes beginning this week.

The second series of Fresh Hell debuts this Friday on YouTube on the Freshhellserie’s channel.

In Fresh Hell, Spiner plays the part of a celebrity who has fallen from grace after committing some unmentioned faux pas, referred to as “The Incident.”

Spiner wants nothing more than to return to acting and to earn back respect, but both “The Incident” and his most famous role as Data keep getting in the way of that goal.

TNG Cast To Reunite At Calgary

Monday, January 30th, 2012

Fans attending the Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo in Calgary, Canada, this spring will be able to see nine castmembers from Star Trek: The Next Generation in the same place.

The Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo will be held from April 27-29 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

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