Watch: Simon Pegg Talks About Torturing Twitter Followers & Tom Cruise Mancrush On Conan March 28, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Star Trek (2009 film),Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Yesterday Simon Pegg took some time out from shooting the Star Trek sequel to appear on Conan to promote the home video release of Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol. He didn’t reveal anything about the Trek sequel but did talk about torturing his Twitter followers and his mancrush on Tom Cruise. Watch it below
Read: Wil Wheaton & Simon Pegg’s Nerdiest Trek Chat Ever March 27, 2012by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Celebrity,ST09 Cast,TNG,Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Star Trek’s Simon Pegg (author of "Nerd Do Well") and Star Trek: The Next Generation’s Wil Wheaton (author of "Just A Geek") had a Twitter exchange this afternoon that will go down as the nerdiest, geekiest Trekkiest chat ever, involving comparing Enterprises, nannites, Spock’s harp, Riker’s holodeck programs and more. Check it out for yourself 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,Humor,TNG,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Brent Spiner’s comedy webseries Fresh Hell has already released its second episode and it features a familiar guest star. Spiner’s Star Trek: The Next Generation co-star joins with "Brent" trying to borrow some cash from his old friend.
Watch Brent Spiner In ‘Fresh Hell’ Season 2, Episode 1 March 23, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Humor,TNG,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
The second season of the comedy webseries Fresh Hell starring Star Trek: TNG’s Brent Spiner has arrived. In the first episode Spiner returns to the role of an alternative version of himself who is struggling with life after "the incident." You never know surprises can happen as "Brent" tries to figure out how he can scrape together the money to start a new career teaching porn stars how to act. Watch it below.
Watch: Stephen Colbert Arm-Wrestles William Shatner + Clips From “Shatner’s World” On Broadway March 1, 2012by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Celebrity,Shatner,TOS,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Last night William Shatner appeared on The Colbert Report to promote his new Broadway show and host Stephen Colbert showed his inner Trekkie by gushing with Bill, including saying that when he was on Star Trek he was "god damn beautiful" and a "golden god." The two also arm-wrestled. Watch the clip below, along with another clip of Bill talking to VH1 about alien sex and a couple of clips from his "Shatner’s World" show.
Watch: Original Star Trek: The Motion Picture Commercials – Now In HD February 22, 2012by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Feature Films (TMP-NEM),Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Our old friend visual effects artist, and super Trekkie, Daren Dochterman is up to his old tricks again. This time has has lovingly recreated the original commercials for Star Trek: The Motion Picture, but now in HD. Check them out below.
Watch: Takei & Celebrity Apprentice Men’s Team Debates Star Trek Name February 21, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,TOS,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
The new season of Celebrity Apprentice has premiered, with Star Trek’s George Takei as one of the celebrities. The first task for the men’s team was to name the team. George tried to inject some sci-fi into the mix, resulting in some talk about Star Trek, with Adam Corolla hitting back hard against anything Trek. Watch it below.Celebrity,ST09 Cast,Star Trek Into Darkness,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Chris Pine, Star Trek’s new Kirk, has a new movie opening today (This Means War) so last night he took some time off from shooting the sequel set to appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live. While there Chris talked briefly about shooting Trek, travel, cartoon crushes, and his Kardashian connection. Jimmy also arranged a phone call with Chris’ high school crush Kristy Swanson (the original Buffy The Vampire Slayer). Watch it below.
Watch: Big Bang Brings Back Rock Paper Scissors Lizard Spock February 16, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Humor,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Tonight’s episode of CBS’s nerdy comedy The Big Bang Theory again went to Star Trek for some jokes, including bringing back the famed Rock Paper Scissors Lizard Spock game, along with talk of Star Trek trivia contest. Watch the clips below
Viral Video: What’s in Spock’s scanner Part 3 February 10, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Humor,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
The final entry in what is destined to be a classic Star Trek viral video trilogy has been released with Black Moon Studio’s "What’s in Spock’s Scanner Part 3." See how Spock and crew deal with life following a long night of partying on Deep Space Nine.
Watch: ‘The Chew’ Cooking Show’s Star Trek Themed Episode February 9, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
This week celebrity chef Mario Batali and his ABC cooking show The Chew went all Star Trek for their episode on the 60s. The entire team dressed up in classic Star Trek uniforms, and even made some "Spoq au Vin." Watch clips from the show below.BSG,Humor,TOS,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
For the last couple of summers TrekMovie has reported the fun Trek in the Park plays from the Atomic Arts theater company in Portland, OR. Now the group has gained new famed, being featured in the latest episode of IFC’s comedy Portlandia. Check out a clip of that below, plus a clip of Star Trek and Battlestar Galactica’s Ron Moore guest starring in a BSG-themed segment.Humor,ST09 Cast,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
A new nerdy short film is going viral around the web this week. Created by Max Landis, writer for the recently released sci-fi film Chronicle (and son of director John Landis), the film features Max retelling the story of the death of Superman from DC comics in the early 90s. It also features a number of celebrity cameos, including Star Trek’s Simon Pegg.
Video of the Day: Orchestral Inner Light January 31, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Music,TNG,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
"The Inner Light" is considered one of (if not the) best episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation, which is why it landed a spot on the new "The Next Level" Blu-ray being released today. The episode features one of series’ more memorable musical scores as well. So today we present an orchestral version of the theme from "The Inner Light."
Watch Patrick Stewart & Liam Neeson Preside Over Battle Of Star Trek v Star Wars Action Figures January 30, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Humor,TNG,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Over the weekend there was a meeting of the franchises on the BBC’s The Graham Norton Show. Star Trek: The Next Generation’s Sir Patrick Stewart and Liam Neeson were both guests and at one point Norton decided to compare their respective interactive toys. Watch how it worked out below, plus see Patrick talk about his surprising love for Beevis and Butthead.Humor,Sci-Fi,Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
In is an undisputed fact that Star Trek has led the way in the sub-genre of Space Nazis, but the Finnish filmmakers behind 2005′s Trek parody Star Wreck: In The Pirkinning are taking the 3rd Reich to the next level with Iron Sky – a film about Nazis on the moon. Check out the latest trailer below. We also look back at Star Trek’s Space Nazis.
Video of the Day: Barcelona’s Messi Inspires Star Trek Accolades January 23, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Yesterday Americans were glued to their TVs watching the final four teams vie for spots in the Super Bowl (alas San Francisco, future home of Starfleet, lost). However, Europeans were also watching their own football, and in a match between Malaga and Barcelona, the announcer went to the final frontier in describing a goal by Barcelona’s Lionel Messi. Watch and listen below.Great Links,Humor,Star Trek (2009 film),Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Last year TrekMovie reported on some comments from one Matt Senrich, one of the producers of the the Adult Swim show Robot Chicken, who promised more Star Trek gags for fifth season of the stop-motion animated comedy show. That season is currently airing and we here at TrekMovie have been remiss in sharing some of those gags. Check them out below, including a new take on the two Spocks scene from Star Trek (2009). There is also a skit where Jeri Ryan has an orgasm.Celebrity,Shatner,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
It looks like Star Trek’s William Shatner is saying goodbye to another character — who is literally going out in a heroic blaze of glory. Today Priceline released what they are calling the final ad featuring Shatner as "The Negotiator," and they may even be ending their relationship with the actor who helped launch the brand in the 90s. We also have a retrospective of some of Shat’s best Priceline spots.