Tag: leonard nimoy

The Challenge of Recasting Spock

The word icon is used ubiquitously today, sometimes to describe characters or symbols that are actually transitory or niche in nature and for which that moniker does not arguably apply. There is little doubt, however, that word icon applies to the character of Spock. There are few characters...

[REVIEW] Remembering Leonard Nimoy

A gripping and heartfelt look into the life of Leonard Nimoy and the disease that ultimately took his life. After being photographed leaving an airport in a wheelchair breathing with the help of a nasal cannula, Leonard Nimoy appeared on CNN in February of 2014 to discuss his...