Star Trek

William Shatner Still Ponders Leonard Nimoy Feud

      Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook   LONDON – William Shatner will wonder until the day he dies what he did that was so “irreparable” that Leonard Nimoy stopped talking to him. The 87-year-old actor is unsure why he and his Star Trek co-star – who he once […]

The Glorious Corner: Sir Patrick Stewart, Ryan Murphy, Stevie Nicks, Donnie Kehr and More

  G.H. Harding  JEAN LUC RELOADED — Its official — Patrick Stewart is returning to the Star Trek franchise. The acclaimed Shakespearean actor is set to headline a new Star Trek series for CBS All Access, reprising his iconic Next Generationcharacter, Captain Jean-Luc Picard. The project, which has been rumored since the June announcement of […]

Did You Know… Elvis Presley Named His Horse Star Trek?

  Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Elvis Presley named his horse after the sci-fi show ‘Star Trek’. The iconic musician loved watching the original Gene Roddenberry-created TV series so much that he decided to name his pet after the programme, which subsequently spawned a number of spin-off shows and movies. Celeste Yarnall, who starred alongside Elvis in […]

Interview: ‘Star Trek: The Next Generation’ Cast Member Denise Crosby On Why ‘Trek’ Is More Important Than Ever

Shop for your favorite Avon products online 24/7! Orders shipped directly to your home. Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Before meeting Denise Crosby — who played security chief Tasha Yar aboard the starship USS Enterprise NCC-1701-D — I watched the documentary Trekkies, which she both produced and hosted, visiting Trekkies (or Trekkers) around the country. The movie had […]

Star Trek Turns 50

  Are you the ultimate superhero movie fan? Test your knowledge with The Superheroes Movies Trivia Quiz Book Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook After more than 700 television episodes and a dozen films, Star Trek is marking its half-century. New episodes are planned for streaming online and another film is in the works. New York (dpa) – […]

Watch: Leonard Nimoy Documentary ‘For The Love of Spock” Clip

Discover all you can do with Dove Chocolate.  SHOP NOW! Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook   Leonard Nimoy‘s son, Adam  talks about how he wanted to celebrate his iconic father’s life and the evolution of the Spock character in his new film, ‘For The Love of Spock’. The film will be released nationwide and on VOD by Gravitas Ventures on Sept. […]

‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Cast Adds An Alien, First Pic Evocative Of ‘Original Series’ Species

Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Reprinted with permission Little more is known about the next Star Trek TV show except the ship — check out U.S.S. Discovery NCC-1031 — and a title, Star Trek: Discovery. We still don’t know who will captain the infernal machine, for one (though we have our theories). But showrunner Bryan Fuller (Hannibal) promises big revelations soon […]

John Cho’s Sulu in ‘Star Trek Beyond’ Will Be Series’ First Openly Gay Character

Show the love! Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook.   The original Star Trek television series boldly went where no television series had gone before with its racially diverse cast, a rarity when the program first aired in 1966. In the upcoming film, Star Trek Beyond, the series will continue its history of onscreen diversity by giving Hikaru […]

50th Star Trek Anniversary Exhibition Delights Trekkies

Show the love! Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook. Star Trek fans – or “Trekkies” – can finally experience how it feels to be on the Starship Enterprise at an interactive exhibition in New York celebrating the 50th anniversary of the TV series. Called Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience it lets fans step into the role of […]

5 ‘Star Trek’ Series to Run Back to Back on Heroes & Icons Network

Displayed with permission from Tribune Content Agency CHICAGO — Heroes & Icons is boldly going where no television network has gone before — airing all five “Star Trek” series back to back. Beginning July 24, Trekkies can binge on the original “Star Trek” and its spinoffs “The Next Generation,” “Deep Space Nine,” “Voyager” and “Enterprise” […]

Star Trek’ Fan Film Guidelines Released, ‘Axanar’ Team Responds To ‘Draconian’ Rules

Show the love! Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook.   Displayed with permission from iDigital Times   CBS and Paramount Pictures have released their promised guidelines for fan films. In the wake of the contentious Axanar lawsuit Star Trek Beyond director Justin Lin pressured the two studios in control of Star Trek to both drop their lawsuit against the big-budget fan film production (it’s […]

The Glorious Corner: Broadway’s Alexa Green is “So Good”, Ritchie Blackmore Returns, RIP Anton Yelchin, NBC’s Aquarius and More

  By G.H. Harding  GREEN SO GOOD — Last night was the album release party (So Good) for Broadway songstress Alexa Green at NYC’s Lively; located on Ninth Avenue. We’ve spotlighted Ms. Green in this column several times previously, but let me tell you, she is a revelation live. She is without question one canny, smart and versatile […]

Anton Yelchin, ‘Star Trek’s’ Pavel Chekov, dead at 27

Terry Ponick Displayed with permission from Communities Digital News LOS ANGELES – Russian-born Hollywood actor Anton Yelchin-notable for his impressive re-creation of the role of ensign-navigator Pavel Chekov in the re-booted “Star Trek” film franchise-died Saturday, June 18, 2016 as a result of what appears to have been a tragic, freak auto accident. He was 27. In […]

Star Trek: Who Could Play the Next Captain?

Order Star Trek Captains Monitor Mate Bobbles Set of 5-Con. Excl. from Entertainment Earth! Show the love! Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook. Displayed with permission from Newsweek Star Trek is beaming back to the small screen with a new show, produced by Hannibal showrunner Bryan Fuller, in January 2017. CBS announced on Wednesday that it will air the 13-part […]

Adam Nimoy’s “For The Love of Spock” Premieres at Tribeca Film Festival

Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook. “Star Trek” has been been a part of our pop culture for decades, so it may be hard to believe that when the series first came out, it was canceled after only three seasons. But the love for the characters and the actors who played them has always remained, […]

For The Love of Spock: Trailer for Leonard Nimoy Documentary Released

“He was beloved.” The trailer for the upcoming Leonard Nimoy documentary, For the Love of Spock, has been released, Variety reports. Nimoy, of course, played the legendary Mr. Spock on the original Star Trek series. He passed away in February 2015. The documentary comes from Nimoy’s son, Adam, and features interviews from some of the actor’s closest friends and co-stars. William Shatner, George […]

New Star Trek Series To Premiere January 2017

CBS Television Studios announced today it will launch a totally new Star Trek television series in January 2017. The new series will blast off with a special preview broadcast on the CBS Television Network. The premiere episode and all subsequent first-run episodes will then be available exclusively in the United States on CBS All Access, the Network’s digital […]

Leonard Nimoy’s Daughter to Carry On Legendary STAR TREK Star’s Final Mission

Leonard Nimoy, who was best known as the character Spock in the TV and movie series “Star Trek,” died February 27, 2015 from COMPLICATIONS associated with COPD. Diagnosed in 2013, Leonard took to social and traditional media to bring this common, but often under-diagnosed disease, to light. In his last interviews and through Twitter, he reached out […]

Star Trek Sex: Analyzing The Most Sexually-Charged Episodes Of The Star Trek Original Series

Analyzing The Most Sexually-Charged Episodes Of The Star Trek Original Series   Set phasers on steamy! The most sexually-charged episodes from the original landmark sci-fi TV show, Star Trek (1966-1969), often drew beloved characters such as Spock, Kirk, Bones, Scotty, Uhura, Sulu, Chekov, Khan, and Nurse Chapel into plots that hinged on love, lust, and even a BDSM “Fifty Shades […]

Highly Illogical Tribute To Leonard Nimoy To Spread Word About COPD

There are few television characters more recognizable and beloved than Star Trek’s, Spock, played by legendary actor, Leonard Nimoy. His famous “V” Vulcan hand salute and parting blessing, “Live Long and Prosper” are an integral part of American pop culture. On February 27, 2015 the world lost a true icon when Leonard Nimoy succumbed to COPD related complications. It is […]