Two New TOS Posters Coming From Mondo On Thursday

Two New TOS Posters Coming From Mondo On Thursday

Tomorrow (Thursday, March 6th), Mondo is set to release a tandem of new posters celebrating two of Star Trek: The Original Series‘ most iconic episodes. “Arena,” designed by Matt Taylor, depicts some of the memorable scenes from the episode, including Kirk’s memorable battle against the Gorn. Measuring 20″ x 36″, the print will be limited to 175 and will be priced at $45. “What Are Little Girls Made Of?,” designed by Kevin Dart, measures 24″ x 18″ and will be available in a standard edition of 175 prints and a… Read More »

Shatner, Urban, TNG Crew Appear At ‘Destination Star Trek Germany’ [Report]

Shatner, Urban, TNG Crew Appear At 'Destination Star Trek Germany' [Report]

Destination Star Trek Germany (DSTG), which took place in Frankfurt last month, featured an impressive lineup of stars, including Karl Urban, Michael Dorn, Gates McFadden, LeVar Burton, Marina Sirtis, Brent Spiner, William Shatner, and a host of other Star Trek franchise actors. During the press conference, the Next Generation crew was asked, “Why did they get along so well as a cast?” Burton commented, “No one knows.” While Sirtis added it was serendipity. From their joking with each other back and forth it was obvious that their TNG camaraderie continues… Read More »

Karl Urban Added To Boston Star Trek Convention

Karl Urban Added To Boston Star Trek Convention

On Thursday, Creation Entertainment announced the addition of Karl Urban to the Boston Star Trek Convention lineup. Urban, best known for his portrayal of Dr. “Bones” McCoy in the new J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek films, is currently starring in FOX’s new crime drama Almost Human. Previously announced guests for the Boston convention include Scott Bakula, Kate Mulgrew, Avery Brooks, Robert Beltran, Terry Farrell, Anthony Montgomery, Tim Russ, Max Grodenchik, and Aron Eisenberg. The Boston Star Trek Convention takes place June 21 and 22 at the Hynes Convention Center. RELATED: 2013… Read More »

LeVar Burton Talks Equality, Gene Roddenberry, And The Genius Of ‘Star Trek’

LeVar Burton Talks Equality, Gene Roddenberry, And The Genius Of 'Star Trek'

Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s LeVar Burton appeared on Canadian talk show George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight on Tuesday. Burton, who played Lt. Cmdr. Geordi La Forge on TNG for seven seasons, discussed Star Trek’s vision of equality, series’ creator Gene Roddenberry, and more. The equality shown in the original Star Trek is one of the first things that drew him to the show, Burton told Stroumboulopoulos. “Everybody’s welcome. That was the genius of Star Trek for me growing up, was Gene Roddenberry.” Burton said. “I was and still am a huge… Read More »

Official Release Date For Enterprise Season 4 On Blu-ray

Official Release Date For Enterprise Season 4 On Blu-ray

The fourth and final season of Star Trek: Enterprise will hit store shelves on April 29th. As we previously reported, the six-disc set will include all 22 final season episodes, along with “In Conversation: Writing Star Trek Enterprise,” an exclusive, 90-minute writing staff reunion special, a newly produced, four-part documentary “Before Her Time: Decommissioning Enterprise,” which includes more in-depth interviews with the cast and crew. The set is scheduled to hit stores on April 1 and will be available in 1080p with English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, German 5.1 Dolby… Read More »

WATCH: Star Trek Valentine’s Day Video “All You Need Is Worf”

WATCH: Star Trek Valentine's Day Video "All You Need Is Worf"

In celebration of the most romantic day of the year, YouTube user Mish Mash Surprise compiled a collection of Star Trek: The Next Generation clips, set to the Beatles’ 1967 hit “All You Need Is Love.” Check it out below. Lyrics (In the event you’d like to sing along): There’s nothing you can do that can’t be done Nothing you can sing that can’t be stunned Nothing you can say but you can learn how to play the game It’s easy All you need is Worf All you need is… Read More »

Expanded ‘Encounter at Farpoint’ and ‘Arsenal of Freedom’ Soundtrack To Be Released Later This Month

Expanded 'Encounter at Farpoint' And 'Arsenal of Freedom' Soundtrack Set To Be Released

Later this month, GNP Crescendo will release an expanded version of Dennis McCarthy’s Star Trek: The Next Generation first season scores from “Encounter at Farpoint” and “The Arsenal of Freedom.” According to a GNP Crescendo press release, the set will include a 16-page booklet with notes by The Music of Star Trek author Jeff Bond and comments from the McCarthy. Currently available for pre-order, the set will be released on February 26th. Check out the complete track listings and cover art below. 1. Star Trek: The Next Generation Main Title… Read More »

WATCH: Leonard Nimoy Talks COPD Diagnosis On ‘Piers Morgan Live’

WATCH: Leonard Nimoy Talks COPD Diagnosis On 'Piers Morgan Live'

Leonard Nimoy, who recently disclosed his COPD diagnosis, appeared on Piers Morgan Live on Monday to discuss the disease and the years of smoking that caused it. “People were being told smoking is terrific,” Nimoy recalled, discussing the cigarette industry’s old marketing campaigns. “You have to treat it as an addiction and understand that it’s not too early to quit,” Nimoy warned. “Young people think, ‘Maybe in 10 years I’ll quit,’ you know?’ “The damage is being done right now. Every day you light a cigarette, you’re losing cells in… Read More »

24-Hour Star Trek Movie And Documentary Marathon Coming To EPIX

24-Hour Star Trek Movie And Documentary Marathon Coming To EPIX

Cable network and subscription video on-demand service, EPIX will air a 24-hour Star Trek marathon this Sunday (February 16). In addition to several classic Star Trek films and select documentary specials, Star Trek Fest will include the world television premiere of J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek Into Darkness. Immediately preceding Into Darkness, EPIX will premiere “A Conversation with Leonard Nimoy”, a special where the iconic actor will share insights and personal anecdotes from his nearly 50-year involvement with Star Trek. Star Trek Fest kicks off at 6AM EST on Sunday, February… Read More »

John Scalzi’s ‘Redshirts’ Coming To TV

John Scalzi’s 'Redshirts' Coming To TV

Redshirts, the 2012 sci-fi comedy novel written by JohnScalzi, is headed to the basic cable and satellite TV channel FX. According to a report over at Deadline, producer Jon Shestack (Dan In Real Life) and producer-director Ken Kwapis (Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants) and his partner Alexandra Beattie have been tasked with developing a limited series based on the book. Set in the 25th century, Redshirts follows the adventures of five new recruits on the Starship Intrepid who come to realize that the ship’s crewmembers are dying at an alarming… Read More »

Show Off Your #TrekStash & You Could Win A Star Trek T-Shirt From TrekNews.net & T-Shirts.com

Show Off Your #TrekStash And You Could Win A Star Trek T-Shirt From TrekNews.net And T-Shirts.com

In partnership with T-Shirts.com, TrekNews.net is giving away some new Star Trek t-shirts to our social media followers. As Star Trek fans, most of us love to collect. From Blu-rays and DVDs to autographed photos, models and action figures. Before you know it, you’ve have quite the “Trek Stash”. So why not add a new t-shirt to that collection? To enter: 1. Follow @TrekNewsNet on Twitter and tweet us a photo of your favorite Star Trek item in your collection with the hashtag #TrekStash. To double your chances to win:… Read More »

WATCH: Lou Ferrigno Guest Stars In Second Episode Of ‘Star Trek Continues’

WATCH: Lou Ferrigno Guest Stars In Second Episode Of 'Star Trek Continues'

The second episode of the highly-respected fan-series, Star Trek Continues, has been released. Guest starring Fiona Vroom, Lou Ferrigno, and Erin Gray, the episode premiered in-front of a live audience on Saturday night at the Dallas Sci-Fi Expo, following a successful Kickstarter campaign. Star Trek Continues stars Vic Mignogna as Captain Kirk, Todd Haberkorn as Spock, Larry Nemecek as McCoy, Chris Doohan as Scotty, Grant Imahara as Sulu, Kim Stinger as Uhura, Michele Specht as Dr. McKennah, and Steven Dengler as Drake. Official description: A survivor from a distressed Tellarite… Read More »