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Posts Tagged ‘Wheaton’

Wheaton’s Wil Wheaton Project

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

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Several episodes in, Wil Wheaton is still having a good time creating The Wil Wheaton Project.

The show is “The Soup with a geek twist.”

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Wheaton Owes Crusher To Gerrold

Friday, May 23rd, 2014

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According to Wil Wheaton, his role of Wesley Crusher came courtesy of David Gerrold.

Wheaton had come to Gerrold’s notice in Stand By Me.

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TV Alert: Wheaton On Big Bang Theory Tonight

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

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Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Wil Wheaton will be appearing on The Big Bang Theory tonight.

Wheaton is appearing in The Gorilla Dissolution episode.

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Wheaton Big Bang Theory TV Alert

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

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Wil Wheaton will be appearing tonight on The Big Bang Theory.

The actor will be seen in The Indecision Amalgamation, a brand-new episode.

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The Wil Wheaton Project

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

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Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Wil Wheaton has announced his new television series, titled The Wil Wheaton Project.

The Wil Wheaton Project (working title) will debut on Syfy later this spring.

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Ryan Guests On Wheaton’s TableTop Webseries

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013

In a recent episode of TableTop, hosted by Wil Wheaton, Star Trek: Voyager‘s Jeri Ryan made a guest appearance.

TableTop is a “fast-paced show about tabletop gaming, in what can only be described at ‘celebrity poker’ for board games.”

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Wheaton: From Good Guy To Baddie

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

For Wil Wheaton, new acting success came when he figured out just what type of character he should be playing.

It turns out that the best character for Wheaton to play is not someone like Wesley Crusher.

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Wheaton Super Bowl Ad Now Online

Friday, February 1st, 2013

The new Lincoln Motor Company car ad commercial in which Wil Wheaton has a part is now online.

The ad also features hip-hop artist Rev Run and the NFL’s Emmitt Smit.

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Wheaton To Appear In Super Bowl Commercial

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Wil Wheaton will be appearing in a commercial that will air during this year’s Super Bowl.

And the commercial, for the Lincoln Motor Company, was filmed at a very familiar place to Star Trek fans, Vasquez Rocks.

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ISS Astronaut Trek Tweeting

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

More Star Trek actors interact with astronaut Chris Hadfield and a famous astronaut joins in the fun.

If you’re not following Hadfield, a flight engineer from Expedition 34 on the International Space Station, on Twitter,  you’re not only missing fabulous pictures of Earth taken from high above, but you’re also missing Star Trek-related tweets.

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Frakes Falling Skies Rumor

Monday, November 12th, 2012

For fans of both Star Trek: The Next Generation and TNT’s Falling Skies, there is the possibility of seeing Jonathan Frakes in a third season episode of the latter.

Falling Skies is the story of human survival and resistance after an alien attack leaves most of the world incapacitated.

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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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Shatner And Wheaton Narrate NASA Videos

Tuesday, July 31st, 2012

William Shatner and Wil Wheaton narrate the story of NASA’s latest planetary science mission.

The video is called Grand Entrance and takes viewers from the Mars entry of the Curiosity rover, through descent and then after the landing on the “Red Planet.”

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Wheaton: Life After Star Trek: The Next Generation

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

For Wil Wheaton, finishing Star Trek: The Next Generation meant a temporary but welcome break from the entertainment industry.

Wheaton had been working full time as an actor for eleven years, and “had never really known what it was like to be a normal person with a regular life.”

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Wheaton To Host Web Talk Show

Thursday, June 7th, 2012

Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Wil Wheaton will be hosting a “post-episode web show” for a TNG sci-fi series.

Launching on June 17 at 11 PM, 2nd Watch will follow the two-hour East Coast premiere of Falling Skies.

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