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The Orville is better than Star Trek: Discovery

Critics hate <i>The Orville</i>, Seth McFarlane's uncanny love letter to <i>Star Trek</i> and <i>The Next Generation</i>, but they love the grittier, ultra-2017 <i>Star Trek:</i> …

‘Please Stand By’ Sets Dakota Fanning As A Star Trek Fan Boldly Going To Live Her Dream

<i>Every Monday at 7:00 PM PT, a talented crew roleplays their way through the galaxy to fulfill a mission: to boldly go where no one has gone before.</i> …

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'Star Trek: Discovery' Stars Discuss Playing The Franchise's First Gay Couple

<i>Star Trek: Discovery</i> is the first series in Star Trek franchise history to count a gay couple among its main cast of characters.<p>In a new video …

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Actor William Shatner calls for 'immediate action' on declining steelhead population

'Thompson steelhead, an international treasure, need and deserve your immediate action'<p>Canadian actor William Shatner is calling on the federal …

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Aberdeen striker Adam Rooney and Star Trek legend William Shatner trade shots during 'ballsy' social media exchange

It's not something you would expect but the pair took to Twitter and hilarity ensued.<p>Did you hear the one about the Aberdeen striker and Captain Kirk?<p>…

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Gene Roddenberry’s Foundation Is Now Funding Future-Focused Activists

The ideas of the future that the Stark Trek founder envisioned are living on in these projects focused on increasing rights and tolerance.<p><i>Star Trek</i> creator Gene Roddenberry dreamed of an inclusive, tolerant, and peaceful world–like the one he made on the fictitious USS Enterprise. In the famously …

Black Lives Matter

Ratings: 'Better Late Than Never' Premiere Wins at 10pm

It didn’t hurt that William Shatner series followed “The Voice”<p>Last night, NBC’s “Better Late Than Never” and ABC’s “Great Christmas Light Fight” …

TV

Fandom 250: Star Wars, Star Trek & Wonder Woman among greatest movie fandoms of 2017

Photo Credit: Wonder Woman/Warner Bros. Image Acquired from Warner Bros. PR<p>After weeks of speculation, the 2017 Fandom 250 rankings have finally been …

Entertainment

Patrick Stewart Has an Awesome Star Trek Crossover Idea - COMET TV Sci-fi Network

For many Star Trek fans, Captain Picard — portrayed of course by Patrick Stewart on <i>The Next Generation</i> — will forever be remembered as the greatest …

William Shatner

17 Canceled Star Trek TV Shows And Movies We Never Got To See

The <b>Star Trek</b> franchise has produced a number of massive hit movies and shows since it first premiered in 1966, but not all <i>Star Trek</i> ideas have been …

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A-Wings Suck

We all have incredibly petty hills to die on when it comes to the series we love. Paul McGann is the best Doctor. <i>Deep Space Nine</i> is better than <i>The</i> …

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Star Trek: Discovery Absolutely Earns Its Place in the Star Trek Continuity

Ever since it premiered, <i>Star Trek: Discovery</i> has received repeated criticisms and commentary asserting that it doesn’t fit in with classic <i>Star Trek</i> …

Sonequa Martin-Green

Is Alexa Really Eavesdropping On You? Here's Why You Shouldn't Worry

I’ve gone all-in on Amazon’s line of Alexa-powered speakers, installing them throughout my home and buying them for family members. We use them to …

Tech Industry

Quentin Tarantino And An R-Rated ‘Star Trek’: What The Hell Are They Thinking?

Word of new Quentin Tarantino movies brings to mind one kind of moviegoing experience, while word of new <i>Star Trek</i> movies brings with it the …

Quentin Tarantino

William Shatner and Henry Winkler Stop by Daily Blast LIVE

Big Brother Jeff Schroeder and Comedian Al Jackson talk with William Shatner and Henry Winkler about their newest special on NBC called Better Late …

William Shatner

Netflix Inks Int’l Distribution Deal For NBC’s ‘Good Girls’: Inside New Model That Partners the SVOD Giant With U.S. Studios

At the L.A. Screenings in May, one of the most recognizable new series titles, the CW’s <i>Dynasty</i> reboot, was not shown to international buyers who had …

TV

The Orville: When does the crew boldly go into season 2?

Photo Credit: The Orville/Fox, Jordin Althaus Image Acquired from Fox Flash<p>Photo Credit: The Orville/Fox, Jordin Althaus Image Acquired from Fox Flash<p>…

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Woman re-enacts iconic scene from Star Trek with cat

Introducing <i>Makiki Reuvers</i> – she’s just got viral with over 20,000 retweets and likes with her joke about Star Trek.<p>Some days I’m a serious …

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INTERVIEW: DS9 Voyager Guest Star, Deborah May

Deborah May’s acting credits span from <i>The Streets of San Francisco, St. Elsewhere</i> and <i>Seinfeld</i> (the “Puffy Shirt” episode) to <i>The Larry Sanders Show, …

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Pinewood Toronto to Double Production Space as Hollywood Takes City to Full Capacity

With 'Star Trek: Discovery' and Guillermo del Toro shooting on its stages, Pinewood Toronto Studios will expand to 700,000 square feet of production …

Guillermo del Toro

What’s On Tonight: ‘The Gifted’ Ends And Judd Apatow Returns To Stand Up

<b>The Gifted</b> (Fox, 9:00 p.m.) – Season one ends with Jade facing a moral crossroads and Reed and Caitlin taking matters into their own hands when it comes to fighting the Sentinel Services.<p><b>Judd Apatow: The Return</b> (Netflix) – Judd Apatow returns to stand-up after 25 years with this new Netflix special …

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Greg Olsen early leader in Walter Payton Man of the Year Charity Challenge

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 27: Greg Olsen #88 of the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on September 27, 2015 in …

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Paramount Series Acoustic Guitars

Watch Video<p>Alissa Xayalith Discusses Her Approach To Songwriting<p>Hear from the Naked and Famous’ Alisa Xayalith as she explores her songwriting …

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Patrick Stewart keen on Jean-Luc Picard return for Quentin Tarantino's Star Trek

Earlier in the week came the rather surprising news that Quentin Tarantino had pitched an idea for a <b>Star Trek</b> movie to J.J. Abrams and Paramount …

'Star Trek Discovery' Season 2 Work Begins but Premiere Set for 2019

"Star Trek Discovery" season 2 enters the pre-production phase but the new season won't premiere until sometime in 2019. Viewers, however, still have …

Star Trek Discovery

‘The Orville’ Season 1: What’s Improved, What Hasn’t, and What May Be The Show’s Fatal Flaw

The Fox series, renewed for a second season, showed some promise this fall, but it still has massive tonal issues.<p>It’s been somewhat impossible to …

Entertainment

Trek-Inspired Device Fans Want As Holiday Present Is...

So... is it the phaser, communicator, tricorder, universal translator, holodeck or transporter? Those were the options StarTrek.com readers could …

8 Castmates Who Hated Each Other (And 8 Who Were Best Friends)

Fans become invested in their favorite characters’ relationships. In fact, many become so invested in the onscreen chemistry that hey start shipping …

Joe Keery

What might a Quentin Tarantino R-rated Star Trek film look like?

What happens if you mash together <i>Kill Bill</i> and <i>Star Trek</i>? Quentin Tarantino has pitched a movie for the sci-fi franchise, which has got to make you …

Quentin Tarantino

Geek Daily Deals Dec. 10, 2017: NFL Gear, Mars Home Theater, ‘Star Trek’ Box Sets, Lenovo Tablets

Here’s your Geek Daily Deals on gadgets, gear, and other useful stuff any geek family needs! Geek Daily Deals: Save up to 40% on Select NFL Gear:For …

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