Star Trek Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. WITI Announces 2015 Hall of Fame WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Home Business

    ... Her most famous role is that of communications officer Lieutenant Uhura aboard the USS Enterprise in the popular Star Trek television series (1966-1969), as well as the succeeding motion pictures. Ms. Nichols' Star Trek character, one of the first ...

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  2. Weekend guide to the MotorCity ComicConRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... here to check all of those out. The event is full of celebrities from TV and movies, including William Shatner (Star Trek), Ralph Macchio (The Karate Kid), and John Schneider (Dukes of Hazzard & Smallville) Check out all the celebrity guests by ...

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  3. Shatner beams back to the MotorCity ComicConRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... Last year, the lines were very long for the once in a lifetime opportunity to meet Captain Kirk. When you think of Star Trek, he's probably the first name most people associate with the sci-fi franchise. The MotorCity ComicCon is now in its 26th ...

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  4. 'Brave New World' is reportedly coming to TV network SyfyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... the Hollywood Reporter . "Brave" was first released in 1932. Previous adaptations include a TV movie that starred "Star Trek" actor Leonard Nimoy and Peter Gallagher of the Broadway production "On the Twentieth Century." We want to hear, did we miss ...

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  5. Remembering Grace Lee Whitney, 1930-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | Daily Kos

    StarTrek.com is deeply saddened to report the passing of Grace Lee Whitney, who played Yeoman Janice Rand on Star Trek: The Original Series, in several of the TOS features and also on Star Trek: Voyager. According to her family, the actress and singer died on May 1 at the age of 85, passing away peacefully in her home in Coarsegold, California.

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  6. Star Trek: Judgment RitesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | GiantBomb.com

    Followup to the successful Star Trek: 25th Anniversary, Star Trek: Judgment rights was developed by Interplay in 1993 for the PC and Mac. It again followed the adventures of Captain Kirk, Spock, and Dr. McCoy as they visited various planets and "boldly went where no man had gone before".

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  7. Hollywood Notebook: Polaha's role similar; remembering Grace Lee WhitneyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    File-This Dec. 18, 1991, file photo shows Grace Lee Whitney, after receiving a star in the Walk of Fame in Hollywood, Calif., with other cast members of Star Trek. Whitney, who played Captain Kirk's assistant on the original "Star Trek" series, has died.

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  8. Fans and consRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Prince George Citizen

    ... first major fan convention since these kinds of gatherings of devoted followers were started about 40 years ago by Star Trek fans and they have continued to grow ever since. Finding like-minded fans of your favourite TV shows, movies and characters ...

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  9. William Shatner soon will travel Route 66 in a space-age motorcycleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Route 66 News

    William Shatner , the actor best-known for his role as Captain James T. Kirk in the "Star Trek" original television series and movies, is traveling Route 66 this summer, according to a story in a Canadian newspaper and a tweet from his account. The Prince George Citizen, based in British Colombia, had more elaboration from Shatner himself.

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  10. Shatner still chasing the magicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Prince George Citizen

    ... only supposed to be a 13-episode mission. But under the direction of creator Gene Roddenberry, his serial story Star Trek discovered a new gear television had never seen before, warp speed, and a quirky sci-fi show exploded into a decades-old and ...

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  11. Star Trek's yeoman travels beyond the vortexRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | The Age

    ... help of Leonard Nimoy, who starred as Spock in the series. Nimoy died in February this year. She returned for the Star Trek movie franchise, reprising her role in Star Trek: The Motion Picture , Star Trek III: The Search for Spock , Star Trek IV: ...

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  12. Video: Brad Steps into the Limelight in it Takeis Two, Episode 3Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... races abound as the pair search to answer, "what does it Takei to get noticed?" Actor and activist George Takei (Star Trek's Sulu) and husband Brad Takei navigate their daily lives, from the internet and Broadway, to jetpacks and human hamster ...

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  13. Chaos on the Bridge is inside look at creation of Star Trek: The Next GenerationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... original idea behind the creation of what its author called a "wagon train to the stars", and what one of the ' Star Trek :TNG' writers called "Gene's wacky doodle ideas about the future and about man." In his new documentary, 'Chaos on the Bridge', ...

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  14. 'Star Trek' Actress Grace Lee Whitney Dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Scientific American

    ... Press that his mother would rather be remembered as a survivor of addiction than be remembered for her role in "Star Trek." "Over time, she became appreciative of her short time on 'Star Trek' because she developed meaningful relationships with the ...

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  15. Sci-Fest L.A. gives one-act science-fiction plays a spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... opening Thursday in Hollywood. Walter Koenig, who needs no introduction to sci-fi fans as Chekov in the original "Star Trek," will star as the cyborg-inventing scientist in four performances of "Efficiency." Skeptics might wonder how well science ...

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  16. Grace Lee WhitneyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    Grace Lee Whitney, who has died of natural causes aged 85, was an actress who appeared in Star Trek as an assistant to Captain Kirk. She was written out after eight episodes, a decision which contributed to her years of struggling with alcoholism.

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  17. One final thought on "Yeoman Rand" from Star Trek. In Diane's Dish by Diane DouglasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    Yesterday, in tribute to Grace Lee Whitney who passed away over the weekend, I did watch the Star Trek episode "Charlie X." Her character is a prominent part of the plot. After the episode, I read her bio on imdb.com and found some really interesting things about her and the character of Yeoman Rand.

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  18. Marc Cushman Launches Third Book on the Making of Star TrekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    LOS ANGELES, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ 2016 is Star Trek's 50 th anniversary, but the real story began 50 years ago this year with the show's two pilots! Considering the success and spin-offs that followed, it's hard to believe the studio was trying to kill the series from the beginning. Author Marc Cushman's third and final book about the making of Star Trek , These Are the Voyages The Original Series , completes the set, documenting the making and breaking of the iconic series, including facts even die-hard Trekkies may not know.

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  19. Grace Lee Whitney dies at 85; played Kirk's assistant on original 'Star Trek' seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Grace Lee Whitney, who played Captain Kirk's assistant on the original 'Star Trek' series, has died at age 85 Grace Lee Whitney, who played Captain Kirk's assistant on the original "Star Trek" series, has died. She was 85. Whitney died of natural causes Friday in her home in the Central California town of Coarsegold, about 50 miles north of Fresno, her son Jonathan Dweck said on Sunday.

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  20. Here's How NASA Celebrated Star Wars Day In SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | National Journal

    ... lcan salute from the space station to commemorate Leonard Nimoy, the actor who played Spock on the cult TV series "Star Trek," following his death.

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