November 2010

Watch: Damon Lindelof Lists Favorite Movies + Advice For Hollywood Hopefuls

A new video featuring Damon Lindelof gives an insight into the mind behind Lost, Star Trek and the next Alien movie. Lindelof has made a video talking about his six favorite films, explaining why each one of them are important to him personally and as a storyteller. Plus in another video, Lindelof offers his advice on how to make it in show business. Check them out below

Chris Pine Wants More Humor In Star Trek Sequel + Talks ‘Pine Nuts’ Fans & more

Believe it or not, there is even more video of Chris Pine out promoting Unstoppable and talking about Star Trek. The new Captain Kirk says that he has faith in the Abrams team but hopes there will be more humor in the sequel. He also gives an update on his upcoming projects, talks about his "Pine Nuts" fans and more. 

Chris Pine Talks ‘Surprises’ for Kirk, Sequel Input, Shatner & Vodka

Chris Pine, Star Trek’s new Kirk, is talking some more Trek while promoting his new movie Unstoppable. The latest excerpts below have Chris talking about Star Trek changing his life, his level of input into the sequel, his hopes for the future of Kirk, his thoughts on Shatner…and why he needed vodka at the Oscars.

Science Friday: Trek Song Shuttle Delay + Comet Close Encounter + Real Holograms + Brain Shock Smarts + more

This week in Science Friday wait for the space shuttle to eventually launch after yet another delay and learn whether the Star Trek theme song will make it into orbit, have a close encounter with a jet-spewing comet, send an SOS to Obi-Wan Kenobi, and electrocute your brain instead of studying for your next math test. All this and more plus our gadget of the week: a real working bionic eye.

Watch: Big Bang Theory Goes Gorn + Preview of Next Week’s Ep. w/ Wil Wheaton

Last night once again the nerdy CBS comedy The Big Bang Theory got dipped into Star Trek for some laughs. The episode featured a Gorn, plus inspiration from James T. Kirk’s solution to the Kobayashi Maru scenario. Watch clips below, plus a promo for next week’s episode featuring Star Trek: The Next Generation’s Wil Wheaton.

Chris Pine: Not Ready For Girlfriend, Denies Breaking Captain’s Chair & more + This Means War Set Photos

Star Trek’s Chris Pine is out promoting his new action movie, Unstoppable. Intermittently he also talks a tiny bit about Star Trek, and he has also revealed that he is just not able to settle down. Excerpts and video clips from the latest, plus Rosario Dawson talking about nerding out with Chris Pine. We also have set photos from Chris Pine’s next movie, This Means War.   

George Takei and Zachary Quinto Take On Gay Bullying

Since coming out, George Takei, Star Trek’s original Sulu, has been an outspoken proponent for gay rights and issues. And this week has made a new video to take on the issue of gay bullying and quite emphatically taking on an Arkansas school board official who made news last week for comments he made about gay teens. Watch the video below, plus another video from Star Trek’s Zachary Quinto.