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  1. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles : 17 Fun facts you didn't knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | She Knows

    ... him that chiseled jawline. 4. The filmmakers wanted Donatello's look to be out of this world, so they used Leonard Nimoy's features as a starting point. 7. The real actors playing the turtles had their performances digitally captured on a computer, ...


  2. This Beloved Star Trek Veteran Is Lobbying Hard To Direct Star Trek 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Star Trek 3 coincides with Star Trek's 50th anniversary in 2016. With rumors swirling about cameos from both Leonard Nimoy and William Shatner in Star Trek 3 , I feel like having Frakes direct the film - bringing yet another Star Trek alum onto the ...


  3. How Roberto Orci Feels About Star Trek 3, Now That He's No Longer Directing ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Chris Pine to get a chance to be onscreen with William Shatner, just as Zachary Quinto shared the screen with Leonard Nimoy in the 2009 Star Trek and Into Darkness . However, Orci shot that down the plot rumors right away, saying "No time travel was ...


  4. 'Star Trek': The Unexpected Afterlife of the Doomed First CrewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... the crew from "The Cage," the original, unaired pilot for Gene Roddenberry 's Star Trek . ( As pointed out by Leonard Nimoy , this week marks the 50th anniversary of the episode's shoot.) Rejected by network executives, "The Cage" was eventually ...


  5. Roberto Orci no longer directing 'Star Trek 3'Read the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... were rumors earlier this year star Zachary Quinto would take over directing duties , following suit with how Leonard Nimoy directed Star Trek 3: The Search of Spock , but denied them at the time. However, maybe things will change now with the ...


  6. Star Trek 3 Loses Its DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | IGN

    ... be sure. Not much is known about Star Trek 3's storyline, though there had been talk that William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy might return to their iconic roles of Kirk and Spock for cameos in the film (if not bigger roles). Update: Badass Digest is ...


  7. Roberto Orci No Longer Directing 'Star Trek 3a 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | /film

    ... Shatner showing up as Kirk in some manner, probably not in quite as significant a part as the one that saw Leonard Nimoy appearing in the first Abrams film. My sources tell me that the script Orci was working on saw the Enterprise, the Vulcans and a ...


  8. I'm a Geek - What of It?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Nuketown

    ... first geek ornament in 1992. It was the Shuttlecraft Galileo from the original Star Trek series, and featured Leonard Nimoy offering holiday greetings. Over the next few years my collection slowly grew, usually with one or two new Star Trek ornament ...


  9. The First Star Trek Pilot Was Shot Fifty Years AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | TG Daily

    ... off, and wasn't widely seen, "The Cage," was shot fifty years ago. We were reminded of this by Spock himself, Leonard Nimoy, and The Hollywood Reporter. Nimoy tweeted that the pilot, "The Cage," was shot fifty years ago today. But the original ...


  10. 'Star Trek' Flashback: Leonard Nimoy Notes 50 Year Anniversary of Original Pilot ShootRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Hollywood Reporter

    The actor notes the anniversary of production on 'The Cage,' which didn't air in full on TV until 1988 Dec. 3 may not feel like an important day in the annals of science fiction, but leave it to Leonard Nimoy to reveal the hidden truth, via Twitter Note that he said "the first " pilot. He's referring to "The Cage," written by show creator Gene Roddenberry and directed by Robert Butler , which was presented to - and rejected by - NBC more than a year before the series finally debuted in 1966.


  11. 'Star Trek' began filming 50 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | CNET News.com

    The crew of the Enterprise walked in front of cameras for the first time on 27 November 1964 -- but the legendary TV show nearly didn't make it to the screen. "The guy with the ears" and the captain who isn't Kirk: Leonard Nimoy and Jeffrey Hunter in the long-lost "Star Trek" pilot episode "The Cage."


  12. Heads Up: Philly Film Society Screening All Six Original Star Trek Films at the RoxyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Phillymag.com

    ... minutes Hosted by Phil Nobile Jr of Badass Digest Sunday 12/7/2014 8:00pm STAR TREK III: THE SEARCH FOR SPOCK Leonard Nimoy, 1984, USA, 105 minutes Hosted By Chris Cummins William Shatner Impersonation Contest< Q&A and Trivia Monday 12/8/2014 8:00pm ...


  13. The Geek Beat: A Salute to the Real Military Veterans of Great, Geeky MoviesRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Movies.com

    ... example, before he was pointy-eared science officer Spock of the spaceship U.S.S. Enterprise , Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy was a sergeant in the U.S. Army, serving from 1953-1955. While he probably didn't find himself facing off against any angry ...


  14. George Takei takes to Heinz Hall for an 'out of this world' concert. Beam 'im upRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... with tassels covering their crotches. I've interviewed Wiliam Shatner and knew he was a pompous media whore. Leonard Nimoy? Never cared for him. But I now know more about George Takei after he left the show, came out and married his long-time male ...


  15. 'Star Trek VI' review: Kirk & crew sign off in 'The Undiscovered Country'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... was keen on having one more "Star Trek" feature by the end of 1991, so studio head Frank Mancuso called Leonard Nimoy and told him so. Nimoy suggested a story that mirrored the political situation of the time, with the Klingon Empire mired in a ...


  16. In Search of Ancient MysteriesRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | DVD Verdict

    ... of the box You remember In Search Of , don't you? Of course you do. The pseudo-documentary series, hosted by Leonard Nimoy, ran in syndication from 1976 to 1982. This DVD contains its unofficial pilot, the hour-long TV special In Search of Ancient ...


  17. World leaders bear uncanny resemblance to Star Trek crewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Metro UK News

    ... bassador Spock from the original series. We'll forgive him for not being able to spread his fingers apart like Leonard Nimoy - it is a tricky gesture to master.


  18. Home & Office : Bronze Spock Business Card HolderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | ThinkGeek

    ... out. Whether it's quoting his many memorable sayings or practicing the salute he brought into this world (Leonard Nimoy, did, anyways), we just love Spock. And now we can have a little part of Spock on our desk to remind us of his positive influence ...


  19. 'Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home' review: Nimoy's film is whale of a taleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    After the successful theatrical run of 1984's "Star Trek III: The Search for Spock," Paramount Pictures gave producer Harve Bennett and director Leonard Nimoy the go-ahead to finish the Genesis story arc with "Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home." Even before they hired Steve Meerson and Peter Krikes to write the screenplay, Bennett and Nimoy decided that "Star Trek IV" had to be lighter in tone than "The Wrath of Khan" and "The Search for Spock."


  20. 'Star Trek III' review: Kirk & crew break rules and 'Search for Spock'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... ending for the movie, he refused to direct "Star Trek III." The studio's problem was solved when actor Leonard Nimoy asked if he could direct "Star Trek III." At first, Paramount head Michael Eisner vetoed the idea in the mistaken belief that Nimoy ...