The sci-fi spoof Unbelievable!!!!!, featuring a cast full of Star Trek celebs, has announced they have added rapper and actor Snoop Dogg to the cast.
Unbelievable!!!!! follows the exploits of four astronauts (played by Garrett Wang, Chase Masterson Tim Russ and a Captain Kirk-like marionette) who go to the Moon on a rescue mission only to end up having to try to save the Earth from an alien invasion. Snoop Dogg joins as an executive producer, playing the part of “Major LeGrande Bushe,” opposite co-producer (and Star Trek icon) Nichelle Nichols.
Unbelievable!!!!! has been in development since 2012. On the 50th Anniversary of Star Trek in September 2016 a”work-in-progress” early cut of Unbelievable!!!!! was privately screened for the cast, crew, investors and some fans.
Other former Star Trek actors in the film include: Armin Shimerman, Vaughn Armstrong, Gary Graham, Anthony Montgomery, Linda Park, Robert Picardo, Marina Sirtis, Nana Visitor, Walter Koenig, Michael Dorn, Julie Warner, Dina Meyer, Olivia d’Abo, Jeffrey Combs, John Billingsley, Max Grodenchik, Casey Biggs, Gary Lockwood, Michael Forest, Jack Donner, Connor Trinneer, Manu Intiraymi, , Dominic Keating, Brenda Bakke, Patti Yasutake, Steve Rankin, Michael Dante, Sean Kenney, BarBara Luna, Beverly Washburn, Celeste Yarnall, Bobby Clark, Jasmine Anthony, Menina Fortunato, McKenzie Westmore, Crystal Allen and Christopher Doohan.
It was also announced that actors Robert Davi, Sam Asghari and Casper Smart joined the cast of the sci-fi spoof. The film also stars previously announced cast members Michael Madsen and Gilbert Gottfried, introducing Katarina Van Derham, Producer/Actress/EP Angelique Fawcette, and Singer/Songwriter Emily L. Stanton.
The “Captain Kirk Stillwood” puppet was made by the Chiodo Brothers, who created all the Team America: World Police puppets.
The original score is written by Emmy-winning composer Gerald Fried, the last living composer from the original Star Trek series. You can a slide show of the scoring session with him below.
Unbelievable!!!!! is being made by husband and wife filmmakers, Writer/Director/EP Steven L. Fawcette and Producer/Actress/EP Angelique Fawcette, of Archangel Films.