Con Report & Photos: Star Trek New Jersey 2011 – Dorn, Nichols, Visitor, Auberjonois, Trinneer, Keating + Shatner & more June 27, 2011by Frank Jay Gruber , Filed under: Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions,DS9,ENT,Shatner,TNG,TOS , comments closed
Creation Entertainment’s Star Trek convention in Parsippany, NJ was already set to be a fun con, but then William Shatner showed up with a camera crew and made it even better. See below for TrekMovie.com’s full report on the con with details and pictures of celebrity guests Michael Dorn, Nichelle Nichols, Nana Visitor, Rene Auberjonois, Connor Trinneer, Dominic Keating and more.
Creation Developing New Fan Reality Show With William Shatner – Pilot Shooting At New Jersey Con June 24, 2011by Frank Jay Gruber , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Fandom,Shatner,Trek Franchise , comments closed
It looks like The Captains may not be William Shatners "final farewell" to Star Trek. Friday at Creation’s official Star Trek convention in New Jersey, Shatner began shooting the pilot for a proposed new reality show called "Fan Addicts," which will be centered around fans attending Creation shows. More exclusive details and photos below.Celebrity,Shatner,ST09 Cast,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
A couple of weeks ago Star Trek’s William Shatner revealed that for his The Captains documentary he chose to start off his interview with Star Trek’s Chris Pine with some arm-wrestling. Today the first image of this Kirk v Kirk moment has been revealed, check it out.
Trailer For William Shatner’s “The Captains” + Details On SDCC Panel/Online Q&A w/ Shatner & Avery Brooks June 23, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,History,Shatner,ST09 Cast,Trek on TV , comments closed
William Shatner recently said that his The Captains documentary is his "final farewell to Star Trek." And today you can finally see a trailer for this documentary which premieres on EPIX in July. EPIX has also revealed details of a SDCC panel and online Q&A with Shatner and a poster. Check it all out below.
William Shatner: I’m Not In Star Trek Sequel June 18, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Celebrity,Poll,Shatner,Star Trek Into Darkness , comments closed
The question of whether or not William Shatner will appear in a new Star Trek movie has been a hot topic since the first JJ Abrams Trek film was announced in 2006. Much of that speculation has come from Shatner himself, but it appears that today he is also putting the talk to an end. Details below.
William Shatner Arm Wrestles Chris Pine In “Captains” Doc + Shatner Nominated For TCA Award & Guest Starring On Psych June 13, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Shatner,ST09 Cast,Trek Franchise , comments closed
When William Shatner’s The Captains documentary airs next month, fans will get to see Shatner and Chris Pine (aka the two Captains Kirk) arm-wrestle. More on that below, plus news on Shatner being nominated for yet another lifetime achievement award and landing a guest spot on Psych.Celebrity,Shatner,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Today Star Trek’s original Kirk returned to his alma mater McGill University in Montreal, Canada to receive an honorary doctorate and to deliver the convocation address where he advised the new graduates to take risks and not be afraid of of making an ass" of themselves, noting it had worked for him. Watch the video below.
William Shatner’s “The Captains” To Premiere On EPIX In July w/ “Shatnerpalooza” Marathon May 18, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Celebrity,History,Shatner,Trek on TV , comments closed
We now have a date and a place for when we will be able to see William Shatner’s The Captains. The documentary about the various Star Trek captains will premiere on the EPIX channel (and online) on July 21st. EPIX is also planning a "Shatnerpalooza" of programming including six Star Trek films, classic Shatner movies, the Gonzo Ballet and more. Details below.
William Shatner Wants To Know Your Favorite Star Trek Captain Scenes For ‘Captains’ Doc May 17, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Shatner,Trek on TV , comments closed
William Shatner is currently finishing his documentary "The Captains" featuring Bill talking to Star Trek’s other captains. Tonight he has taken to social media to ask fans for help with the doc, specifically in identifying their favorite scenes with the various captains. Details below.
Watch William Shatner Sing “O Canada” May 14, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Humor,Shatner,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Tonight in William Shatner is in Ottawa to receive the Canadian Governor General’s Performing Arts Award for Lifetime Artistic Achievement. TrekMovie has been provided with a (funny) video that is being shown as part of the event, which features William Shatner singing "O Canada." Watch that below.
Shatner Confirms Pine In ‘Captains’ Doc + Tender Nimoy Moment + Shakespeare Event Photos + More May 12, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Celebrity,Shatner,Star Trek (2009 film),Trek Franchise,Trek on TV , comments closed
This weekend William Shatner will receive a Canadian lifetime achievement honor, but Star Trek’s original Kirk isn’t done yet. Shatner has just revealed that the new Kirk (Chris Pine) will be part of his Captains documentary and released a new video talking about a poignant moment with Leonard Nimoy on the set of the original Star Trek. All that plus a a $#*! My Dad Says update and photos from Bill’s at this week’s celebrity Shakespeare event.Celebrity,Shatner,ST09 Cast , comments closed
Two Star Trek stars spanning the decades have joined other big celebrities in a video PSA for the charity Unite For Japan, which is trying to help with the Japan earthquake and tsunami relief effort. Watch the PSA below.
ShatWatch: Behind The Scenes On ‘Weird or What’ + Shatner’s ‘Captains’ Update & Honorary Degree May 5, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Celebrity,Shatner,Trek Franchise , comments closed
William Shatner is adding another accolade. Star Trek’s original Kirk will be honored with an honorary degree from McGill University next month. In other Shatner news we have exclusive behind the scenes pictures of Bill filming the second season of Weird or What. We also have an update on Shatner’s The Captains documentary.
Watch William Shatner’s Charity Horse Show Live Saturday 6:30 Pacific + More ShatWatch News April 30, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Shatner , comments closed
Time once again to check in with Star Trek’s first captain, William Shatner. First up watch live video of Bill’s Horse Show Charity event for Saturday Night (6:30 PM Pacific). Plus we have news on Bill injecting himself into Canadian politics and video of Bill discussing a "Charlie Sheen secret." Finally, find out how you can see Bill with big celebrities reading Shakespeare in LA next week.Celebrity,Music,Shatner , comments closed
Last night Star Trek’s William Shatner added another award to his bookcase to sit alongside his Emmys and lifetime achievement awards. This time Bill was being honored at the Revolver Golden Gods Awards as an "Honorary Headbanger." Pictures from the event below, plus details on this year’s Shatner Charity Horse Show.
Full Track List & Collaborators For William Shatners New Album – Will Be Redoing “Rocket Man” April 12, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Celebrity,Music,Shatner , comments closed
In addition to the earlier Shatner NASA news, Star Trek’s original Kirk also has news in the world of music. The final track listing for his upcoming album "Searching For Major Tom" has been released, along with the list of collaborators. The album is full of space/science themed music, including Bill returning to do "Rocket Man" one more time. See below for full list.Celebrity,Science/Technology,Shatner , comments closed
Today NASA released a new video celebrating the Space Shuttle program, narrated by Star Trek’s William Shatner. You can watch the full video below, plus we take a look at the Star Trek connections to the beginning and end of the Shuttle program.
Shatner Still Wants Star Trek Sequel Role & Talks ‘Generations’ Death + POLL: How To Bring Back Kirk? April 8, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Celebrity,Feature Films (TMP-NEM),Shatner,Star Trek Into Darkness , comments closed
William Shatner is touring Australia and New Zealand this week with his "Shatner, Kirk, Crane and Beyond". At the show in Sydney Bill once again talked about how he wants in on the Star Trek sequel, and he also talked about the death of Kirk in Generations. Details and video below, plus a new poll on how to put Bill into the Star Trek sequel (if at all).
Tweet Live With William Shatner In Oz April 4, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions,Shatner , comments closed
William Shatner is currently down under and preparing to start his four city "Kirk, Crane and Beyond: William Shatner Live" tour. And even if you are in another hemisphere you can still participate as his official site has announced a special live component to the shows with Twitter. Details below.
Watch William Shatner Get “Thrilled” On Tonight Show March 30, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Shatner,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Last night Star Trek’s William Shatner was a guest on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno on NBC. Bill was the subject of a comedy bit called "Thrill Bill" where people tried to get Shatner excited with their various talents. Check it out below. Plus find out how you could try to impress Bill on TV.