Leonard Nimoy Welcomes Shuttle Enterprise To New York April 27, 2012by Frank Jay Gruber , Filed under: Celebrity,Nimoy,Science/Technology , comments closed
After being delayed due to weather earlier in the week, today the Space Shuttle flew (atop a 747) from Washington DC to New York City, on its way to a new home. And none other than Star Trek’s original Spock, Leonard Nimoy was there to greet it. Full report, pictures and video below.Celebrity,Nimoy,TOS,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Leonard Nimoy is playing Spock yet another time. This Thursday Nimoy’s voice will be heard voicing a Spock action figure in Sheldon Cooper’s dream on The Big Bang Theory. And you can watch a clip of that dream below!Celebrity,Nimoy , comments closed
Late March is always a special time for Star Trek fans as just days after celebrating the birthday of William Shater we then celebrate the Birthday of Leonard Nimoy, born just four days after his friend Bill. Today Mr. Nimoy turns 81 and we here at TrekMovie wish him the happiest of birthdays.
First Pix & Video Of Leonard Nimoy’s Episode Of ‘The Big Bang Theory’ + UPDATE: Wil Wheaton Returning To TBBT March 23, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Great Links,Nimoy , comments closed
The nerdy CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory finally got their Vulcan. Next Thursday’s episode features Leonard Nimoy voicing Mr. Spock, who is haunting Sheldon. And today CBS has released a video preview and pictures of Nimoy with the cast. Check them out below. [UPDATE: Wil Wheaton reveals he is also returning to the Big Bang Theory]
Leonard Nimoy To Finally Do Big Bang Theory Cameo February 29, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Humor,Nimoy , comments closed
Apparently Star Trek’s Leonard Nimoy isn’t 100% retired yet. After year’s of trying, the producers of the nerdy CBS comedy The Big Bang Theory's have finally convinced the actor to do a cameo (of a sort) on the show. More details (and TBBT spoilers) below.
Leonard Nimoy To Visit Star Trek Sequel Set January 26, 2012by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Celebrity,Nimoy,Star Trek Into Darkness , comments closed
Leonard Nimoy is headed back to the set of a Star Trek movie – but this time he is coming as a visitor. Today the original Spock actor tweeted about his plans for a trip to the set of JJ Abrams Star Trek sequel, currently in production. Details below.
Watch Sheldon Deal With The Wrong Spock On Big Bang January 20, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Humor,Nimoy , comments closed
Last week we reported on the Star Trek subplot in the 100th episode of The Big Bang Theory, which aired Thursday night. And CBS put a clip of Dr. Sheldon Cooper confronting his Spock disappointment online. Check it out below. We have also compiled some additional past Big Bang Spock humor.Nimoy,Science/Technology,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Earlier this week Star Trek’s original Mr. Spock attended the IDG DEMO Enterprise event in San Franciso, where he sat down on stage with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. At one point during the discussion, Nimoy asked where are the universal translators, like the ones he used on Star Trek. See video of that exchange and more below.
Report: No Original Star Trek Actors In Sequel December 20, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Nimoy,Rumor,Shatner,Star Trek Into Darkness , comments closed
A new report cites a source (presumably attending the LA premiere of Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol) who claims the upcoming Star Trek movie will not have any original Star Trek stars in it. So no Shatner, Nimoy, etc. See more details below.
News Fail: One Last Time, It Is MR Spock October 5, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Great Links,Nimoy , comments closed
Leonard Nimoy’s final Star Trek convention didn’t just make news here at TrekMovie and other Trek sites, but was reported by the AP and the mainstream media. Unfortunately one outlet made a familiar mistake when reporting on the final con for Star Trek’s original Mr. Spock. Check it out below.
Leonard Nimoy Bids Farewell At Final Convention Appearance October 3, 2011by John Tenuto , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Nimoy , comments closed
Sunday marked the end of era. Star Trek’s Leonard Nimoy appeared at his last convention at the Chicago Creation Star Trek con. As of now Leonard Nimoy is officially retired (again). See below for a report from the event, with pictures.
Leonard Nimoy’s Emotional Star Trek Vegas Con Farewell + Spiner Reveals Simpsons Role + More From Saturday August 19, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions,DS9,Nimoy,TNG,TOS,VOY , comments closed
Last weekend’s Star Trek convention in Las Vegas included a very emotional moment from the normally serene Leonard Nimoy as hid bid farewell to the Vegas con for the last time. The day also featured a number of other Trek luminaries including Kate Mulgrew, Brent Spiner, Terry Farrell and more. See below for details and pictures from last Saturday.
Leonard Nimoy & John de Lancie ‘Alien Voices’ Audio Dramas Re-Released As Digital Downloads August 11, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Nimoy,Sci-Fi,TNG,TOS , comments closed
Back in the 90s Star Trek’s Leonard Nimoy and Next Gen’s John de Lancie released a series of "Alien Voices" audio dramas of classic sci-fi stories with casts that included a number of other Star Trek stars. These Alien Voices audio dramas have been re-released as digital downloads, details below.Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions,Nimoy , comments closed
Star Trek’s Leonard Nimoy has been talking about (and dipping in and out) of retirement for the last couple of years, but today he made it official that he will retire from convention appearances after two more official Star Trek cons (Las Vegas in August and Chicago in October). More details below. [UPDATE: Nimoy also slated for Dragon*Con]
Michael Bay Talks About Leonard Nimoy & Star Trek Nods In Transformers: Dark Of The Moon June 30, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Nimoy,Sci-Fi,Trek Franchise , comments closed
Yesterday we talked about Paramount’s big Star Trek movie for next 4th of July weekend (at least officially). For this 4th of July weekend Paramount’s big movie is Transformer: Dark of the Moon, and it turns out that it contains some Star Trek of its own. Today director Michael Bay is talking about the Trek references in TF3, including Leonard Nimoy’s voice work.Celebrity,Nimoy,TOS,Trek Franchise , comments closed
Today Star Trek’s Leonard Nimoy has taken on a big issue, that of peace in the Middle East. In plea to help move things forward between Israelis and Palestinians, Nimoy invoked the classic Star Trek episode "Let That Be Your Last Battlefield." Details below.Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions,Nimoy,TOS,VOY , comments closed
Three main cast Star Trek stars were at Phoenix Comicon and we have highlights, photos and full audio of the panels for Star Trek’s Leonard Nimoy and George Takei, plus Star Trek Voyager’s Robert Duncan McNeill. Check it all out below.
UPDATE: Saturday LiveTweeting Replay From Phoenix Comicon w/ Nimoy, McNeill, Wheaton + more May 28, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Celebrity,Nimoy,Trek Franchise,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
This weekend TrekMovie is at Phoenix Comic Con. There will be con reports, photos, video and audio coming up later in the weekend and next week, but if you want to keep track of Star Trek related stuff you can follow live tweeting (w/ photos) below
Leonard Nimoy’s non-retirement continues with a surprising new addition. Today Electra Records released an "official alternative" music video from Bruno Mars hit "The Lazy Song," starring Star Trek’s Leonard Nimoy having a very lazy day. It will definately be the coolest thing you see all day (all week?, all year?). [UPDATE: Nimoy explains how he got involved with Mars]
Leonard Nimoy On Keeping Spock From Becoming Boring + Listen To His William Shatner Impression May 25, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions,Nimoy , comments closed
In a new interview promoting his appearance at this weekend’s Phoenix Comicon, Leonard Nimoy talks about how he struggled to not make Spock boring. We also have audio of Nimoy doing an impression of William Shatner. Check it all out below.