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John Cho: Reuniting New Cast For Fourth Star Trek Will Be ‘Tough’ October 2, 2014

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,ST09 Cast,ST: Into Darkness Sequel , 100 comments

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The third movie for the new Star Trek crew is currently gearing up for a 2016, but what happens next? The cast has all signed up for three movies, so will they return for a fourth or more? The new Sulu, John Cho addresses this issue in a new interview.

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Mission Log: Star Trek TNG’s Haven

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Mission Log Podcast , 4 comments

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Lwaxana Troi makes her first visit to the USS Enterprise and she is bringing Deanna’s future husband an in-laws with her. The Mission Log guys delve into Star Trek: The Next Generation’s "Haven" below.

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Star Trek 2016 To Shoot Primarily In Vancouver – Enterprise Sets To Be Rebuilt October 1, 2014

by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: ST: Into Darkness Sequel , 141 comments

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TrekMovie has an exclusive follow-up on yesterday’s news about the Star Trek movie shooting in Seoul. The Korea shoot will be just for a portion of the film, TrekMovie has learned that the studio is planning on shooting principally in Vancouver. More details below.

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TrekMovie Is Giving Away A Star Trek Costume Tunic

by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Apparel,Contest , 24 comments

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Today is the first day of October and that means starting to think about your Halloween costume. Well TrekMovie and PureCostumes.com are teaming up to make that decision easy for one Trekkie by giving away a Star Trek costume tunic. Details below.

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Preview Destination Star Trek 3 Starting Friday In London – TrekMovie Will Be There

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions,Trek Franchise , 7 comments

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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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National Space Society Launches ‘Enterprise In Space’ Project To Bring Student Experiments To Orbit

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Fandom,Science/Technology , 8 comments

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A group of engineers, IT professionals and educators (who also happen to be Star Trek and sci-fi fans) have come up with a project to send student projects into space on an unmanned orbiter named "Enterprise." Now they have teamed up with the National Space Society with the goal to launch the orbiter by 2019 and you can get your name on board (and even submit a design for the ship). Find out more below.

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Mayor: Portion Of Star Trek 2016 To Be Shot In Seoul, S. Korea [UPDATED] September 30, 2014

by Brian Drew , Filed under: ST: Into Darkness Sequel , 78 comments

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UPDATED: There is a tidbit of news on the progress for the new Star Trek movie. According to the Mayor of Seoul South Korea, the 2016 Star Trek movie will do some location shooting in that city.

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Original Star Wars Producer: Star Trek Was An Influence For George Lucas September 29, 2014

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: History,Sci-Fi,Trek Franchise , 46 comments

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Gary Kurtz was the producer of the original Star Wars movie and the first sequel, The Empire Strikes Back, and in a new interview he talks about how George Lucas was influenced by Star Trek.

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Shatner Asked To ‘Keep Quiet’ About Star Trek 2016+ Orci Says Role Must Be ‘Worthy’

by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Celebrity,Orci/Kurtzman,Shatner,ST: Into Darkness Sequel , 286 comments

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Over the weekend William Shatner confirmed he had been contacted by JJ Abrams about how there "might" be a role for him in the 2016 Star Trek movie. Today Shatner has revealed that he has been contacted again and told to stop talking about Star Trek. Details on that below, plus how the media is covering Bill’s weekend revelation, and there are some new comments from Orci here at TrekMovie and Bill and Orci are also tweeting to each other.

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Watch: The Red Shirt Diaries Ep. 5 ‘The Enemy Within’

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Fan Productions,Humor,TOS,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , 16 comments

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Ensign Williams has to deal with not one but two Captain Kirks as she blogs from behind the scenes during the events of the Star Trek episode "The Enemy Within."

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Great Links: Star Trek meets Storage Wars + Chief O’Brien Comicstrip + Picard Facepalm Cookies + more September 28, 2014

by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Great Links , 13 comments

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The Great Links column is back again with tons of Star Trek in the zeitgeist fun, including showing up in this week’s episode of Star Wars. Watch a clip of that plus learn how to make Picard Facepalm cookies, experience the comicstrip ennui of Chief O’Brien’s boring job, listen to Philly morning drive DJ’s talk Trek, see Klingon Ballerinas (really) and much more.

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Happy 27th Birthday Star Trek TNG: Watch Rare 1987 Pre-Air Cast & Crew Interviews + Promos

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: History,TNG , 20 comments

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Star Trek: The Next Generation premiered on September 28, 1987, returning the franchise to its television roots. The success of the show spawned three additional series which ran through 2005. Today celebrate TNG’s 27th birthday by watching some of the original pre-air interviews with Gene Roddenberry and the TNG cast and crew, plus a rare pre-launch campaign video for syndicated stations.

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Shatner: JJ Abrams Called About Possible Star Trek 2016 Role – Would Be Delighted To Do It [UPDATED w/ VIDEO] September 27, 2014

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Shatner,ST: Into Darkness Sequel , 313 comments

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ARTICLE UPDATED: Today at Nashville Comic Con, William Shatner revealed that he has spoken to JJ Abrams [who is producing the next Star Trek movie] about how there "might" be "an idea" for him to play a part. We have full transcript of Shatner’s comments and video below.

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Watch: 5 Star Trek Sketches From 4 Decades Of Saturday Night Live

by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Humor,Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , 16 comments

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Tonight NBC’s Saturday Night Live kicks off their 40th season. Over the years the show has had some fun with another show that began decades ago on NBC – Star Trek. We have compiled 5 Star Trek sketches from over the years starting with a sketch from the first season in 1976 all the way through to 2009. Watch them below.

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Nick Meyer Talks About Star Trek II Tensions With Shatner Over Script and Paramount Over Spock’s Death

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Feature Films (TMP-NEM),History , 62 comments

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Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan is still considered by most to be the best film in the franchise, but that doesn’t mean making the movie was easy. In a new interview writer/director Nicholas Meyer talks about how William Shatner had problems with the script and how he fought with the studio over the treatment of Spock’s death. Details below.

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‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ Team Building Event Sparks Federal Investigation September 26, 2014

by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Great Links,Star Trek Into Darkness , 75 comments

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Last May some of the people who work for NOAA took the afternoon off for a team building exercise to attend a matinee of Star Trek Into Darkness. The event resulted in a government investigation and (just released) 21-page report. Get the details below.

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Watch: George Takei Voices Animated Star Trek/Taken/Little Mermaid Mashup

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Humor,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , 7 comments

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George Takei has lent his voice to a animated web series where he dons his Star Trek uniform and wields a phaser in a Star Trek/Taken mashup. Watch it below.

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Mission Log: Star Trek TNG’s ‘Hide and Q’ September 25, 2014

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Mission Log Podcast , 13 comments

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Q returns for the first time since the Star Trek: The Next Generation pilot and this time he sets his omnipotent focus on Riker. Today’s Mission Log snaps its fingers at TNG’s “Hide and Q,” take a listen below.

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Book Review: Star Trek Seekers 2: Point of Divergence

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,Review , 8 comments

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In the aftermath of the widespread awakening of virtually unstoppable psychokinetic powers among the Tomol people, Captain Atish Khatami and the crew of the starship Endeavour join with crew of the scout ship Sagittarius to prevent a dangerous relic of the powerful Shedai from getting a foothold among the stars. The TrekMovie review of “Star Trek: Seekers 2: Point of Divergence” follows the jump.

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Watch: Scottish Leader Alex Salmond Warns Of ‘Wrath of Khan’ Voters September 24, 2014

by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Great Links,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , 24 comments

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Once again politics and Star Trek are intersecting. This time it is the (soon to be former) Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond who thinks those who voted no in last week’s Scottish Independence referendum may have buyer’s remorse akin to a certain genetic superman from the future.

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