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  1. 'Return To Tomorrow' reveals backstories of the making of 'Star Trek:TMP'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Examiner.com

    Author Preston Neal Jones revealed yesterday that he is excited about the positive reception garnered by the release of his latest book, "Return To Tomorrow: The Filming of Star Trek: The Motion Picture" by Creature Features . Jones, indicating that the bulk of the information was gathered during the actual filming of the historic feature in 1979, was pleased that his interviews with stars William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, and many other actors, technicians, and filmakers is finally available to fans of the popular television and film franchise.

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  2. Film review: To Be TakeiRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sydney Star Observer

    YOU will mostly know George Takei as Hikaru Sulu on the 1960s TV series Star Trek , but there is so much more to this amazing man. His life is full of many struggles against prejudice.

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  3. Zachary Quinto: Third Star Trek Film Starts Shooting in Six MonthsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | E! Online

    While promoting his new documentary series on Today , Zachary Quinto hinted that the third installment in the Star Trek franchise could be coming sooner rather than later. "I think it's on the horizon," the 37-year-old actor, who plays Spock, said.

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  4. George Takei Not Lobbying For Star Trek 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    When George Takei told the press that he would be welcome to the idea of appearing in the next Star Trek film he received a response that was out of this world! But George, known for his role as Sulu in the hit TV series Star Trek, wants to make something clear for RumorFix - he is not lobbying for a role in Star Trek 3. An entertainment website had reported George was pushing for a role but the iconic star tells us the reporter took the statement out of context.

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  5. 'Star Trek: TNG,' Shatner, Astin Q&A's, Creators Headline Programming At Wizard World NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRLog US Entertainment

    Interactive Panels With Michael Rooker, Jon Bernthal, Eliza Dushku, Jon Bernthal, WWE Superstar KaneA , Divas The Bella Twinsa Plus 'Arrow' Season Finale Screening, Fan Panels, Costume Contests, Evening Parties Among More than 60 Panels. answer sessions featuring "Star Trek: The Next Generation" bridge crew members Jonathan Frakes , Levar Burton , Michael Dorn , Marina Sirtis , Brent Spiner and Gates McFadden , "Star Trek" star William Shatner , Sean Astin , Evan Peters and Michael Rooker highlight the diverse programming schedule at Wizard World Nashville Comic Con, next Friday through Sunday, September 26-28 at the Music City Center.

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  6. Star Trek 3 May Be Coming Sooner Than You ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cinema Blend News

    Get ready to beam up to The Enterprise, because Star Trek 3 could be coming sooner than you think if Zachary Quinto's assumptions pan out. The actor, who's played Mr. Spock in the two J.J. Abrams' helmed reboots, gave a speculative status update about the third film in the newly rebooted series while doing a guest appearance on the Today show.

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  7. Norman Reedus, William Shatner, Robert Englund, Manu Bennett, Eliza...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    ... Tulsa, OK, September 18, 2014 --( PR.com )-- Norman Reedus ("The Walking Dead, Boondock Saints), William Shatner ("Star Trek," "Boston Legal"), Robert Englund (A Nightmare on Elm Street), Manu Bennett ("Arrow," The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey), ...

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  8. Marvel, George Takei among honorees for LGBT Center Vanguard AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Los Angeles Times

    ... Wiccan and Hulkling, earned a fervent Tumblr following, and won the GLAAD Media Award for outstanding comic book. "Star Trek" actor Takei has become a prominent spokesman for LGBT rights since publicly coming out in 2005. He married his longtime ...

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  9. Ephraim Hardcastle: Harry went down to the wire for his friend...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Daily Mail

    ... legislation. He'll be assisted by his 'head of media' Ian Kirby, formerly of the now-extinct News of the World. Star Trek's veteran Captain Kirk - actor William Shatner, 83 - laments in an interview: 'As I see the end of my life approaching, I am in ...

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  10. Reedus, Shatner, Englund, Macchio Headline Celebrities At Wizard World Tulsa Comic Con, November 7-9Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | PRLog US Entertainment

    PRLog - Sep. 16, 2014 - TULSA, Okla. -- Norman Reedus ("The Walking Dead, Boondock Saints ), William Shatner ("Star Trek," "Boston Legal"), Robert Englund ( A Nightmare on Elm Street ), Manu Bennett ("Arrow," The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey ), ...

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  11. George Takei has cancer removedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | ContactMusic.com

    George Takei had to have a cancer removed from his cheek last week after his doctor detected early signs of skin cancer. The 77-year-old actor - best known for his role as Hikaru Sulu in sci-fi series 'Star Trek' - has revealed he had a cancer removed from his cheek last week after his doctor detected early signs of the disease.

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  12. Playing a role: Cosplayers descend on island's first conRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | West Hawaii Today

    ... JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald Actor Walter Koenig who is best known for his role as Ensign Pavel Chekov in the original Star Trek speaks about how he got that role during HawaiiCon Saturday afternoon at the Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel. The event is the ...

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  13. Why Atheists Need Captain KirkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Slashdot

    ... Kirk . Quoting: "I'm pro-science, but I'm against what I'll call "Spock-ism," after the character from the TV show Star Trek. I reject the idea that science is logical, purely rational, that it is detached and value-free, and that it is, for all ...

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  14. The Last Sci-fi Blog: The Rules We Hope 'Star Trek 3' Will FollowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Movies.com

    With Star Wars: Episode VII stealing all of the headlines for the past year or so, things have been awful quiet on the Star Trek 3 front. We know that franchise writer Roberto Orci is taking over the director's chair from J.J. Abrams, but that's really about it.

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  15. Patrick Stewart Surprises Child Star Trek Fan Who Has...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | E! Online

    Dawn Garrigus , a young Star Trek fan from Georgia who suffers from a life-threatening disease, wanted to attend Dragon Con 2014 in Atlanta about two weeks ago and the Make-A-Wish foundation made it so...and took it a step further. The organization's Georgia branch arranged to have the little girl and her family attend the fan convention, where she was surprised with a one-on-one meeting with none other than Stewart, who played Captain Picard in the series Star Trek: The Next Generation and its related movies, The Huffington Post reported.

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  16. Recent TV & Movies on Disc: Boardwalk Empire, Elementary, Bonanza & Star TrekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | DurhamRegion.com

    ... theme songs. Nice collection for fans of Bonanza and/or television westerns. Fans of director J.J. Abrams' Star Trek movies Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness will enjoy Star trek: The Compendium . This 4-disc Blu-ray set includes the movies Star ...

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  17. Nerds in Paradise: Science & Sci-Fi Convention Lands in HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | LiveScience

    Sci-fi celebrities and science geeks will surf in to Hawaii this weekend for HawaiiCon, an event that bills itself as "the world's first sci-fi, science and fantasy tropical vacation convention." The festivities will feature panel discussions with cast members from hit sci-fi shows such as "Star Trek" and "Stargate Atlantis"; scientists including NASA flight engineer Bobak Ferdowsi ; and experts on ancient Hawaiian culture.

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  18. Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) ReviewRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Silver Bullet Comics

    What seems like a cute reference to the old TV show is actually symptomatic of the myriad problems of Star Trek Into Darkness , a film that uses the fact that you're a lame nerd who likes Star Trek to distract from the fact that it's somehow more dumb and ponderous than its dumb, ponderous title - that is, until its reference just serve to point out how dumb and ponderous it is. Also, why every movie title these days gotta sound like Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever ? We re-join the crew of the USS Enterprise as they save an M Class Planet and its spear-throwing indiginous people from a massive errupting volcano, which is actually a fun reinterpretation of what the original series is about.

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  19. Star Trek: The Copendium Review & Release + Gag ReelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Director J.J. Abrams successfully revived Gene Roddenberry's sci-fi universe through a pair of blockbuster films. They arrive for the together in the Blu-ray set Star Trek: The Compendium .

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  20. Quinto cast in US version of The SlapRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Newsday

    Star Trek actor Zachary Quinto has been cast in the US TV version of The Slap, Christos Tsiolkas's best-selling novel. Published in 2008, The Slap charts the ramifications of a Melbourne barbecue where one of the guests hits a three-year-old child who is not his own.

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