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Saldana Credits Mother With Star Trek Role

Actress ZOE SALDANA has credited her mother with landing her a role in STAR TREK - because she never would have accepted the part without her persuasion. The 30-year-old plays Uhura in the new prequel, taking...

Chris Pine: I Didn't Used To Be A Star Trek Fan

Actor Chris Pine has revealed he was not a Star Trek fan until landing the role of Captain Kirk in the new science-fiction film.The 28-year-old plays the captain of the Enterprise as a young man...

By on 04 May 2009

The Things The Say:

"I'm no MARLON BRANDO, but I'm, like, Spock's mom." WINONA RYDER loves her cameo role in the new STAR TREK movie....

Abrams: 'Shatner's Kirk Is Dead'

STAR TREK director J.J. ABRAMS has dismissed reports WILLIAM SHATNER will return to the franchise for the sequel of his new movie - because his Captain Kirk character is dead. Despite protestations from Shatner himself and...

Studios Flee Mexican Flu

Hollywood studios are postponing the release of their early summer movies in Mexico due to concerns over the spread of the swine flu, the Los Angeles Times reported today (Thursday). Particularly affected, the newspaper said,...

Star Trek Actor Nimoy Gets Science Honour

STAR TREK actor LEONARD NIMOY will be honoured with a prestigious award for his contribution to the science fiction genre at this year's (09) Saturn Awards. The awards are presented annually by the Academy of Science...

Quinto Thanks Journalist For Helping Him Land Spock Role

ZACHARY QUINTO credits a journalist who exaggerated his desire to play MR. SPOCK with helping him land his role in the new STAR TREK movie. The actor had just landed a role in TV hit Heroes...

Shatner "Sad" Not To Be Included In Star Wars

William Shatner claims that the producers of the upcoming Star Trek movie are so determined to keep the plot under wraps that even his friend Leonard Nimoy, who, unlike Shatner, has a cameo role in...

Box Office Remains On A Tear

Even with a film that was not even screened for critics coming in at No. 1, the box office's hot streak continued uninterrupted over the weekend -- as overall gross was projected to be about...

Shatner Dismisses Feud Over Star Trek Movie

Former CAPTAIN KIRK star WILLIAM SHATNER has dismissed rumours of a feud with the cast of the new STAR TREK movie, insisting there's no bad blood. The veteran star was upset when director J.J. Abrams refused...

Pine Made Peace With Shunned Shatner

CHRIS PINE wrote to his STAR TREK predecessor WILLIAM SHATNER following a reported feud with movie bosses - because the young star was determined to make peace with the Hollywood veteran. Shatner, who played Captain Kirk...

Roddenberry's Wife Leaves Trust For Dogs

The widow of STAR TREK creator GENE RODDENBERRY reportedly left a substantial portion of the sci-fi mogul's fortune to the couple's pets after she passed away last year (09). Roddenberry died in 1991 and his widow,...

Star Trek Lands In London

The Star Trek enterprise is back in business. British critics (the latest sequel premiered in London Monday night) and U.S. trade reviewers have greeted it with rapturous applause. In the Times , Debra Craine called...

Pegg Labels Star Trek UK Premiere As 'Geek Dream'

British actor Simon Pegg described the experience of premiering the new Star Trek film in London's West End as a "geek dream".The Hot Fuzz actor, who plays Scotty in JJ Abrams' reboot of the beloved...

By on 21 April 2009

Damon Turned Down Star Trek

Director J.J. ABRAMS has confirmed he originally approached MATT DAMON to take on the role of CAPTAIN KIRK in the new STAR TREK remake - but the actor turned him down. The space age franchise originally...

UK Cinemas Use Blockbuster Preview To Boost Audiences

A trailer previewing the most anticipated films of the year has been commissioned by Britain's film distributors in the hope of a successful summer.Blockbusters such as Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and Quentin Tarantino's...

By on 17 April 2009

Quinto Had To Shave His Eyebrows To Play Spock

HEROES villain ZACHARY QUINTO had to crop his famous eyebrows to play MR. SPOCK in the new STAR TREK movie. The actor is famous for his bushy brows, but director J.J. Abrams insisted they had to...

Nimoy Set For A Return To Tv As Millionaire Scientist?

STAR TREK veteran LEONARD NIMOY is heading back to TV - as a quirky millionaire science boffin. The actor, who played Vulcan Mr. Spock in the sci-fi series and recreates his iconic character for a cameo...

Nimoy Sneaks New Star Trek Movie Into Texas Cinema

STAR TREK superfans in Austin, Texas were treated to a surprise sneak peek of J.J. ABRAMS' sci-fi summer blockbuster on Monday night (06Apr09) when the film was switched with a screening of 1982 sequel THE...

Eminem Back With Hilarious Spoof Video

Prankster EMINEM is back at his best in his comeback video WE MADE YOU, spoofing rocker-turned-reality TV star BRET MICHAELS, STAR TREK's MR. SPOCK, JOHN MAYER, ELVIS and even AMY WINEHOUSE's estranged husband BLAKE FIELDER-CIVIL. Look-a-likes...

Star Trek's Saucy Porn Spin-off

CAPTAIN KIRK and MR. SPOCK will fulfill many STAR TREK fans' wildest fantasies when they stage a threesome with LT. UHURA in the porn movie adaptation of the sci-fi series. Kirk and Uhura shocked TV viewers...

The Uninvited Was Too Invited, Star Trek Star Says

Star Trek actor George Takei, responding to William Shatner's comments on his website claiming that he was conspicuously excluded from Takei's wedding, has said that he did indeed invite Shatner but that Shatner never RSVPed....

Online Leak For X Men Origins: Wolverine

A version of upcoming comic book film X-Men Origins: Wolverine has reportedly been leaked online a month ahead of its cinema release.The film is not due for release until May 1st but a "DVD-quality" version...

By on 01 April 2009

Shatner For Star Trek Sequel?

Hollywood bosses are hoping that WILLIAM SHATNER will make a cameo appearance in a future STAR TREK movie. A highly-anticipated prequel to 2002's Star Trek: Nemesis is due for a global release on 8 May (09)....

Star Trek Sequel Planned

Hollywood bosses have given the green light to another new STAR TREK movie - a month before the latest sci-fi instalment hits cinemas. The highly-anticipated prequel is the first new venture in the franchise since 2002's...

Star Trek Goes Porn

Porn magazine Hustler is about to go beyond the final frontier by turning STAR TREK into an X-rated movie. The film, starring Evan Stone and Tony DeSergio - as Captain Kirk and Mr. Spock respectively -...

Star Trek Set For Tv Return?

Cult sci-fi series STAR TREK is set for a return to the small screen - a Hollywood writer is looking to produce a new TV show to tie in with the upcoming movie. The space age...

Star Trek To Premiere In Sydney

The new Star Trek film will have its world premiere at the Sydney Opera House.The sci-fi move, directed by Lost creator JJ Abrams, will be shown on April 7th, the film's producers have announced.The Australian...

By on 20 March 2009

Sci-fi Writer Ellison Sues Star Trek Owners, Union

Famed science-fiction writer Harlan Ellison has sued CBS Paramount, which owns the rights to the original Star Trek TV series, for allegedly failing to pay him for the merchandising, publication and other exploitation of an...

Star Trek Trailer A Hit

The new Star Trek movie trailer was downloaded 5 million times from Apple's iTunes website in its first five days on the site -- 1.8 million times during its first 24 hours on Friday alone,...

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