CBS Asks Phase II Not To Film Spinrad’s Lost Star Trek Script – Will Film New Gerrold Script Instead March 28, 2012by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: CBS/Paramount,Fan Productions,New Voyages/Phase II,TOS , comments closed
A few weeks back we reported that the Star Trek Phase II fan series was going to film Norman Spinrad’s “lost” Star Trek script titled "He Walked Among Us." However, it looks like CBS has put the kibosh on the production. TrekMovie has talked with Phase II’s James Cawley to get the details on what happened and where they go next.
New Star Trek Fan Film To Feature Chris Doohan as Scotty and Mythbusters’ Imahara As Sulu March 26, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Fan Productions , comments closed
A new fan webseries from the team behind Starship Farragut has been announced featuring some interesting casting. The new series called Star Trek: Continues will be a retelling of the original series. Joining Vic Mignogna as Captain Kirk will be Chris (son of James) Doohan as Scotty and Mythbusters’ Grant Imahara as Mr. Sulu. More details below.
Join Live Video Chat With Tim Russ At 6PM (Pacific) January 9, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Fan Productions,Of Gods and Men,VOY , comments closed
Today Star Trek: Voyager’s Tuvok Tim Russ is participating in a live video call in show, following an online screening of his independent Trek film Star Trek: Of Gods and Men. The Q&A starts at 6 PM Pacific (9 PM Eastern). You can watch the video of the show below.Fan Productions,Music , comments closed
You’ve heard this story before: Group of nerds assembles to create sci-fi-centric rock band. And, let’s be honest, you’ve always been disappointed. Not this time. Five Year Mission is, dare I say, the first of it’s kind — a really fantastic Star Trek rock band! On the eve of their second album debut, YEAR TWO, TrekMove got an exclusive interview with the 5-man geek band. More after the jump.
New Clips From Star Trek Phase II + Production Update October 6, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: New Voyages/Phase II , comments closed
The popular fan series Star Trek Phase II has released a couple of clips from "Mind-Sifter," which is currently in production. Check those out below, plus get an update on progress for the three episodes currently in post-production, news for the next episode to be shot, and more.
Video of the Day: The Federation Will Not Be Televised July 28, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Fan Productions,Humor,TOS,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
The Star Trek viral video of the day comes from the San Francisco theater group The Dark Room who have re-imagined a classic Gil Scott-Heron song into the video "The Federation Will Not Be Televised" all to promote their upcoming live Star Trek performances of "The Way To Eden." Check it out below
Photos & Video Of Trek In The Park “Mirror, Mirror” + Portland Mayor Declares July Star Trek Month July 11, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Fan Productions,TOS,Trek Franchise , comments closed
Over the weekend Portland’s Atomic Arts Theater Group held their third annual "Trek in the Park" event with free performances of the classic Star Trek episode "Mirror, Mirror." At the event Portland’s Mayor declared July as "Star Trek Month." See below for a photo slideshow of the event plus video.Conventions/Events/Attractions,Fan Productions , comments closed
Do you like your Star Trek live? Well this weekend (and others in July and August) you will have your chance to check out some live Star Trek shows, if you happen to live in New York, Oregon, or Minnesota. Details on the shows below.Fan Productions,Humor,Star Trek (2009 film),Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
The new webseries "Transolar Galactica" sounds like it is related to Battlestar Galactica, but it is actually more of a spoof of the new Star Trek movie, right down to the copious use of lens flares. So far two short episodes have been released, and you can watch them both below.
Video of the Day: Revenge Of George Lucas June 1, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Fan Productions,Humor,Sci-Fi,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
A funny new fake trailer called "George Lucas Strikes Back" is going viral this week. It features the "real" George Lucas who has apparently been held captive while an impostor released the prequels as part of an insidious plot. What does this have to do with Star Trek? Well watch the trailer below to find out.
Viral Video: 1971 Star Trek Fan Film May 9, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Fan Productions,Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
A new Star Trek themed video going viral over the last couple of days is actually not very new at all, but a short shot in 1971 for a college class and recently uploaded on YouTube. Check it out below.New Voyages/Phase II,Star Trek (2009 film),Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Today the fan series Star Trek Phase II released a fun featurette which could be titled "The Prime Timeline Strikes Back." Watch that below. Plus we have an exclusive update from Phase II star/producer on James Cawley on what is next for the fan series.New Voyages/Phase II , comments closed
The popular Star Trek: Phase II fan series hasn’t seen a new episode since November 2009. But that all changes today with an early streaming release of "Enemy: Starfleet." The Phase II team has set up a streaming page exclusively for TrekMovie readers. See below for more details.Fan Productions,TNG,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Earlier this year TrekMovie reported that Star Trek: The Next Generation was getting a porn parody. Adult film maker Revolution X has now released a trailer for "Star Trek: The Next Generation: A XXX Parody" and it is actually safe for work. Watch it below, plus more details and images (also SFW).
Viral Video Double Feature: Trekkie Dances To Kinect + Federation v Klingons Dance Battle March 14, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Fan Productions,Fandom,Humor,Music,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Today we have a dancing theme for two viral videos to share. The first comes from the PAX gaming show held over the weekend with a Trekkie in TNG costume becoming a dancing machine. Then we have another recent upload with a group of Trekkies doing a TOS-era Starfleet v Klingon dance-off. Check them both out below.
Viral Video: “Star Trek Girl” A Big Internet Hit February 11, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Fan Productions,Music,Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
In the last couple of weeks a Star Trek-themed song and video are going viral in a big way. "Star Trek Girl" my Meekakitty is a fun celebration of girl Trekking. Check it out below.Fan Productions,Feature Films (TMP-NEM),Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan is of course a classic that needs never be remade…unless of course you are redoing it with papercraft puppets. Check out the 60 second/papercraft version of TWOK below.
‘Girls on Film’ Recreate Star Trek 2009 Scene – Recasting Kirk & Pike With Actresses January 18, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Fan Productions,Star Trek (2009 film) , comments closed
Have you ever wondered what Star Trek might be like if James T. Kirk was female? (Jane T. Kirk?) Well The Girls On Film project has, and decided to take a crack at it by recreating a scene from the 2009 Star Trek movie with actresses playing the parts of Kirk and Pike. Check it out below.Fan Productions,Star Trek (2009 film),Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
The most spectacular sequence for the 2009 Star Trek movie was probably the space jump sequence, which was so expensive it needed special budget approval. However, some segments were done using old school techniques and our video of the week has a "backyard fx" crew recreate a Star Trek shot on a shoe-string budget.Celebrity,Fan Productions,Humor,Shatner , comments closed
The notion of a "friend" has been redefined by the popular social networking site Facebook. Well Jimmy Kimmel has decided it is time to give up on your hundreds and thousands of ‘friends’ and got William Shatner to help him announce "National UnFriend Day". Watch the video below.