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Iconic Star Trek Screenwriter Harlan Ellison Dead at 84

The science-fiction world, and the Star Trek family, in particular, has lost one of its most influential writers. Harlan Ellison, whose name will forever be enshrined in Star Trek fandom as the writer of the classic Star Trek episode “The City on the Edge of Forever,” passed away in his sleep. The news was confirmed…
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Alex Kurtzman Inks New 5-Year Deal With CBS; New Series, Content… And A Possible TNG Reboot?

CBS Television Studios announced today that they have signed an extension to Alex Kurtzman’s current production agreement through 2023. That new deal will give CBS exclusive rights to produce all television content created and developed by Kurtzman and his Secret Hideout production company. Interestingly, the press release notes that Kurtzman will supervise the expansion of…
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STAR TREK: DISCOVERY Wins Multiple Saturn Awards

Star Trek Discovery was awarded two Saturn Awards by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films for Best New Media Television Series and Sonequa Martin-Green as Best Actress on a Television Series. Discovery‘s Executive Producer Heather Kadin, Producer Aaron Baiers, and cast members Mary Chieffo and Kenneth Mitchell accepted the awards during Wednesday…
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WATCH: Patrick Stewart Hints At Possible Star Trek: DISCOVERY Role

Patrick Stewart hasn’t played the role of Captain Jean Luc-Picard since the 2002 film Star Trek: Nemesis. That could all change in the very near future as the rumor mill has been churning with a possible guest starring role for the 77-year-old actor on the latest iteration of the franchise, Star Trek: Discovery. When asked…
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Star Trek: The Motion Picture Poster Is Getting a Limited Edition Release

The iconic artwork for Star Trek: The Motion Picture by artist Bob Peak is being licensed and released by Iconic LE Prints on Friday, as limited edition screen prints. The 24” x 36” card stock prints will be available in a regular edition, limited to 100, with the Star Trek: The Motion Picture logo and…
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STAR TREK: DISCOVERY Showrunners Berg & Harberts Out, Kurtzman To Take Over

Aaron Harberts and Gretchen Berg are out as showrunners on Star Trek: Discovery and Alex Kurtzman is set to take over as the sole showrunner for the series’ second season. As confirmed by Deadline, the duo of Harberts and Berg will exit the series, with sources saying there were no creative problems, but more of…
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Martin-Green, Yeoh Offer Thoughts on STAR TREK: DISCOVERY’s Diversity

Following one of the best Star Trek traditions, Star Trek: Discovery spotlights diversity both in its on-screen cast and off-screen crew. Perfect examples of this are two of the series’ leads, Michelle Yeoh and Sonequa Martin-Green, who recently offered their thoughts on casting in Hollywood. Speaking with Vulture, Yeoh, who is the first Malaysian-born lead…
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[REVIEW] ‘The Toys That Made Us’ Delves Into the History of Star Trek Toys

When the Netflix documentary series The Toys That Made Us premiered in December, I was hooked. So, when I heard that more episodes were on their way and one of them was about Star Trek, I was ecstatic. While the end result is good and certainly worth your time, it’s not the unequivocal success that…
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Shatner, Nichols, Ryan, Isaacs & More Announced For Destination Star Trek Birmingham In October

This October, Destination Star Trek returns to Birmingham, England for three days of celebrity panels, autograph sessions, photos ops and a special prop and costume museum. The event will kick off on Friday, October 19th and run through Sunday the 21st at the NEC Birmingham. “Europe’s Official Star Trek Convention” will be headlined by Original…
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