News Bullets

By Michelle
June 14, 2003 - 5:04 PM

  • An article on popular culture and religion from Saturday's New York Times says that Star Trek "was a pretty good bait and lure to get people into rocket science" and that The Simpsons "point[s] out the various options of spirituality open to people."

  • On another spiritual subject, Richard Hanley, author of The Metaphysics of Star Trek, spoke about faith, philosophy and The Matrix with UDaily.

  • Totally Kate! has added new photos of Kate Mulgrew onstage at the 92nd Street Y here.

  • A Colorado Daily article on solo theatre performances cites both Mulgrew's performance in Tea At Five and Patrick Stewart's performance in A Christmas Carol.

  • Kelsey Grammer (Captain Morgan Bateson) will guest host for late night's David Letterman on Friday, June 20.

  • reported that Kirstie Alley (Saavik) will play real-life criminal matriarch Francis Burt in the CBS telefilm A Matter of Family.

  • Ralfo Furtado reported that Denise Crosby and a crew for the documentary Trekkies 2 will spend a week in Sao Paulo, Brazil filming fans while the actress is a guest at a USS Brazil event.

  • Zap2It's wrap-up of the years's televised science fiction called the Buffy the Vampire Slayer finale "the event of the season", but cited Enterprise as "going out with a bang" because it "blew the hell out of Earth" in its finale.

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