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This Con Season, Chase Masterson and the Pop Culture Hero Coalition Take On Bullying July 19, 2015

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions , 134 comments

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The Pop Culture Hero Coalition, an organization created by Chase Masterson (Leeta: Star Trek Deep Space Nine) with “heroism experts” Carrie Goldman and Matt Langdon, combines actors and activists to triumph over bullying and encourage everyday heroism. John Barrowman (Capt. Jack Harkness: Doctor Who) joined the PCHC on stage at San Diego Comicon to share his stories and empower fans.
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Trekkin’ at Wonderfest Hobby Expo 2015 June 8, 2015

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions , comments closed

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Phoenix and Washington D.C. weren’t the only spots to get your geek on last weekend. Star Trek was represented loud and proud at Wonderfest 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky over the weekend. Learn more about this scale modeling and collectibles convention and get an update on Round 2’s plans for Star Trek models over the remainder of this year after the jump.
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Wrap-Up of Phoenix Comicon 2015: The Best PhxCC Ever June 2, 2015

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions , comments closed

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The weekend is over, which means we have to go back out into the “real” world. But, before the post-con blues set in too heavily, take a look at the highlights from what we’re officially naming as the best Phoenix Comicon ever.

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Shatner, Takei Headline DC Awesome Con June 1, 2015

by Jared Whitley , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Trek Franchise , comments closed

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Further proof that the current generation of fandom con-going takes its lead from decades’ worth of Star Trek conventions, William Shatner and George Takei headlined the annual Washington, DC, Awesome Con this weekend.
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TrekMovie’s Guide to Phoenix Comicon 2015 May 26, 2015

by Emily Allender , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions , comments closed

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Heading to the Grand Canyon State’s biggest pop culture event this weekend? Prepare yourself for the festivities with TrekMovie’s official guide to Phoenix Comicon 2015!
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Trekkies Ready their Costumes for Phoenix Comicon May 25, 2015

by Michael A. Nguyen , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Fandom , comments closed

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Phoenix Comicon (PhxCC) is just around the corner, and Trekkies are deep into preparing their costumes for the big event. TrekMovie’s costuming expert Michael Nguyen talked with cosplayers from all over the Grand Canyon State to find out how they get Trekked out for the con. Whether they’re making costumes, commissioning them, or buying parts for them, one thing is clear: Trekkies from all over Arizona are busy gearing up for one of the biggest conventions in the Southwest.
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Smithsonian Brings Original Enterprise Model Back for One Day Only During Major Restoration Effort January 26, 2015

by Jared Whitley , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,History,TOS , comments closed

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The Smithsonian Air and Space Museum is overseeing the 4th and latest restoration of the original Enterprise model used to film The Original Series. For one day only they let the public in on the process, and TrekMovie’s Jared Whitley has the scoop and photos below.
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Star Trek Jewelry Debuts + New Worf Figure + More Trek Merch From NYCC October 12, 2014

by Adam Cohen , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Merchandise , comments closed

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The merchandise floor at New York Comic Con featured lots of things to see for Trek fans, including the debut of the RockLove line of Trek jewelry and the first look at Diamond Select’s Worf figure and more. Check out the pictures and details below.

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NYCC VIDEO: Watch Star Trek: TNG Stars Talk 2016 Movie Cameos + Trek After Roddenberry’s Death + More October 11, 2014

by Adam Cohen , Filed under: Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions,Star Trek Beyond,TNG , comments closed

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This weekend New York Comic Con has returned to The Big Apple with another Star Trek: TNG reunion as part of the festivities for Friday night. TrekMovie was there to bring you video highlights from the event, including the stars talking about cameos for the 2016 Star Trek movie, discussing Trek pre and post-death of creator Gene Roddenberry and Patrick Stewart even demonstrated his (bad) French accent. Get the details and watch the video clips below.

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Photos: Cosplayers of Destination Star Trek 3 + More Pix From Around The Con October 7, 2014

by Daniel Lewis , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Fandom , comments closed

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Destination Star Trek 3 in London over the weekend featured a lot of fun cosplayers. Check out photos of some of the best below, along with more shots from around the con.

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DST3: Sirtis Calls Star Trek Nemesis Director ‘Idiot’ + Crosby & Ryan Talk Proposed Nemesis Roles October 5, 2014

by Ronan O'Flaherty , Filed under: Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions,Feature Films (TMP-NEM),TNG,VOY , comments closed

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With most of the Star Trek: The Next Generation cast in London at Destination Star Trek this weekend, conversation inevitably turned to their last feature film, 2002’s Star Trek: Nemesis. Some interesting things were said by Michael Dorn, Marina Sirtis, Denise Crosby and even Jeri Ryan.

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DST3: Urban: Star Trek 2016 Concept Is ‘Phenomenal’ + Montgomery: ENT S5 ‘Not Going To Happen’ + more October 3, 2014

by Ronan O'Flaherty , Filed under: Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions,ENT , comments closed

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During Friday night’s opening ceremony for Destination Star Trek there were a few interesting tidbits about the future of Star Trek during some of the brief stage appearances of William Shatner, Karl Urban and Anthony Montgomery. Get the details below. 

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Watch: Microsoft Teaches Cortana To Speak Klingon & Other Star Trek Phrases

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Merchandise,Science/Technology,Trek Franchise , comments closed

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Microsoft are one of the sponsors of Destination Star Trek happening this weekend in London and to show it wasn’t just putting their name on an event, they taught Cortana (Microsoft’s answer to Siri) to speak Klingon along with responding to some Star Trek phrases. Watch a video demo below.

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DST3: Shatner Still ‘Delighted’ At Idea Of Star Trek 2016 Part + Lots Of Pix From DST3 Photocall

by Daniel Lewis , Filed under: Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions,Shatner,Star Trek Beyond , comments closed

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The first day of Destination Star Trek is happening right now in London. This morning there was a press photocall with most of the celebrities, and William Shatner was there dodging questions about the new Star Trek movie. See below for details and tons of photos from the press event.

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Preview Destination Star Trek 3 Starting Friday In London – TrekMovie Will Be There October 1, 2014

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions,Trek Franchise , comments closed

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This weekend Destination Star Star Trek returns to London with a huge line-up of celebs including William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy (on screen), a Star Trek TNG reunion panel, Karl Urban and many more. And TrekMovie.com will be there to cover it. See below for a preview.  

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Smithsonian Moves Original USS Enterprise Model Out Of Gift Shop To Prep For Big Hall Display September 14, 2014

by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,History,TOS , comments closed

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The studio model for the USS Enterprise from the original Star Trek series is on the move. Earlier this week the ship was removed from its latest display at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC, in preparation for move to a new location within the museum. The model will also be undergoing evaluation and conservation treatment. More details and photos below.

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Watch Brent Spiner Do His Patrick Stewart Impersonation & Compare ‘Relations’ With Tasha Yar & Borg Queen September 12, 2014

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions,TNG,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed

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Creation has release another video clip from last month’s Star Trek convention from Las Vegas, this time featuring Star Trek: The Next Generation’s Michael Dorn, Brent Spiner, and LeVar Burton.

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Watch: Leonard Nimoy Sings “Plato’s Stepchildren” Song + Talks ‘Up and Down’ Roddenberry Relationship & more September 11, 2014

by Jared Whitley , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Nimoy,TOS , comments closed

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Even though Star Trek legend Leonard Nimoy has "retired" from going to conventions, he can still beam into them thanks to the magic of Skype. This was the treat that fans at Salt Lake City Comic Con enjoyed over the weekend. TrekMovie.com was there, so you get to as well. We previewed a clip from the event on Monday and today we present the full highlights of his talk. Watch it below

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STLV2014 Video: Simon Pegg Talks Scotty Accent + Karl Urban Talks Into Darkness Pranks & More September 5, 2014

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,ST09 Cast , comments closed

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TrekMovie has already reported extensively on the big Star Trek convention in Las Vegas, including Simon Pegg and Karl Urban’s panels,  but now Creation has released video clips from both of their panels and they are worth watching.

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Star Trek Live In Concert Series Headed To Australia August 27, 2014

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Music,Star Trek (2009 film),Star Trek Into Darkness , comments closed

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Earlier this summer we reported on the US debut of ‘Star Trek Live In Concert’ series of orchestral performances of the music of Star Trek shown along with screenings of JJ Abrams Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness. And now new dates have been added to the schedule, this time down under in Australia. Details below.

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