Tag: jonathan frakes

The Stars of TNG: Then And Now [PHOTOS]

Star Trek: The Next Generation hit the syndicated television airwaves back in September of 1987 with the series premiere “Encounter at Farpoint.” Now, thirty years after the show’s debut, most of the cast remain close friends with a love for each other that is clearly evident during their...

Happy Birthday, Jonathan Frakes

Happy birthday to Jonathan Frakes, who celebrates his 63rd birthday today. Frakes, of course, is best known for his role of Commander William T. Riker in “Star Trek: The Next Generation.” He spent seven seasons playing the beloved Riker, who we see go from a brash, bold young...

Jonathan Frakes To Direct New TNT Series

Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Jonathan Frakes is slated to direct several episodes of the new TNT series, The Librarians. No stranger to the franchise, Frakes previously directed the second and third installment of the original Librarians action-mystery-supernatural film series — 2006’s Return to King Solomon’s Mines and...