Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Gates McFadden is launching a new podcast on Wednesday. It is titled InvestiGates and will feature intimate conversations between Gates and her Star Trek friends. The first episode is with Jonathan Frakes and we have an exclusive clip.
McFadden InvestiGates Frakes’ Christopher Reeve story
The following clip is from episode one of InvestiGates: Who Do You Think You Are?, the new podcast from Gates McFadde, produced by the Nacelle Company, the same people behind Netflix’s The Toys That Made Us and the upcoming History Channel Star Trek docuseries The Center Seat. Listen to Jonathan Frakes tell a funny story about his life before being a professional actor and helping out Superman‘s Christopher Reeve.
InvestiGates is a limited podcast series where the former Next Generation star invites some of her best friends to join her for intimate conversations. In addition to Jonathan Frakes, first season guests include LeVar Burton, Wil Wheaton, Brent Spiner, Marina Sirtis, Michael Dorn, John de Lancie, Robert Picardo, Michael Westmore, Nana Visitor, and Denise Crosby. Nacellecast promises that InvestiGates will feature “never-before-heard stories” from the stars and creatives behind Star Trek.
More from Gates and InvestiGates
Gates McFadden was our guest on the latest episode of All Access Star Trek, the weekly TrekMovie.com podcast. She talked at length all about her journey into podcasting, her days on TNG, and more.
And in case you missed our first report on Gates’ new podcast, here is a clip from the upcoming episode of InvestiGates with LeVar Burton.