The nerdy hit CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory is always good for a Star Trek reference, but next Monday they will be stepping up a notch as Wil Wheaton guest stars, playing himself. Today CBS released a promo, and you can check that out below. In other Wheaton news, Wil has releases the first volume of his TNG memoir "Memories of the Future", details below.
Wheaton Tasks Sheldon
Here is the official synopsis for next week’s episode of The Big Bang Theory, "The Creepy Candy Corollary"
Sheldon enters a trading-card competition when he hears Wil Wheaton (in a cameo), for whom he harbors resentment, is also participating. Meanwhile, Wolowitz asks Penny to set him up with one of her friends
And here is the promo
Wheaton releases "Memories of the Future"
This week Wil releases volume one of "Memories of the Future", his collected reviews of Star Trek The Next Generation episodes. The book covers the first thirteen episodes ("Encounter at Farpoint" to "Datalore"), and includes ‘snarky recaps’ and Wil’s behind the scenes point of view. It costs $19.87 at Lulu and you can read a an excerpt at Lulu. Wil has also blogged about it has his site, including a number of podcasts.