Want to know where your TOS stars are this week, well here goes.
William Shatner had a very busy weekend. His first stop was Detroit where he was to induct Jerry Lawler into the Wrestling Hall of Fame. However Shatner was met with boos and controversy, more at Slam! Sports. On Monday Shatner traveled to nearby Toronto to help Rogers Telecom promote its new video phone service. Shatner pitching a product, who would have thought? More at CTV.ca.
After a long wait the ashes of the late James Doohan are set for his final voyage. The remains of Doohan along with 200 other people, including astronaut Gordon Cooper, were loaded onto a Celestis rocket in New Mexico yesterday. Doohan is set to launch later this month, more at MSNBC.
The re-emergence of George Takei continues. In a new interview with Masi Oka, he reveals that Takei will reprise his role on the hit show Heroes. More at iF Magazine.
Nichelle Nichols has recently finished filming a movie called Lady Magdalene’s. She plays the title character, an owner of a brothel, and the film with all the distribution rights can be yours for a mere $1 Million! Writer-Producer-Director Neil Schulman has chosen to sell the film on E-Bay
Walter Koenig may not be getting the star treatment these days, but his fans do want that to change. There is a movement to help get him a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Koenig is the only original Star Trek cast member without one. More at WalterKoenigSite.com.
Not much to report for Leonard Nimoy, who seems to be enjoying his retirement. But if you need to get your Leonard on, check out thisNimoy musical tribute site.
…and DeForest Kelley. He still remains in his final resting place, the Pacific Ocean itself…a fine tribute.