On Sunday, February 16 on EPIX, an all-day tribute to Star Trek will feature the premiere of Star Trek into Darkness, commentary by Leonard Nimoy and George Takei, and a Nimoy special presentation.
The fun begins at 6 AM with The Captains Close-Up: William Shatner, and includes several original series movies, several Shatner documentaries, the Nimoy special presentation, Trekkies and Star Trek into Darkness.
Nimoy will be featured in A Conversation with Leonard Nimoy, where he “he shares insights and personal anecdotes from his nearly fifty-year involvement with phenomenon that is Star Trek.”
The lineup will be “punctuated with special segments by George Takei throughout the marathon.”
The schedule is as follows:
- 6:00 AM The Captains Close-Up: William Shatner
- 6:45 AM Trekkies
- 8:15 AM The Captains Close-Up: Patrick Stewart
- 8:50 AM Star Trek: The Motion Picture
- 11:05 AM Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
- 1:05 PM Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
- 2:55 PM William Shatner’s Get a Life!
- 4:00 PM Star Trek V: The Final Frontier
- 5:50 PM Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
- 7:45 PM A Conversation with Leonard Nimoy
- 8:00 PM Star Trek into Darkness
- 10:15 PM Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
- 12:05 AM Star Trek into Darkness
- 2:20 AM Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
- 4:20 AM The Captains
Video courtesy TrekNews.net.
Source: Press Release