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Make It So for Star Trek: Discovery Season 3

Mike KernsMike is host of the weekly pop culture media podcast Geek Media Corps. A Constant Reader and Stephen King superfan, he declares himself a movie quotes expert and will fight you if you say anything negative about Frank Herbert’s Dune. You can reach Mike via Twitter, Facebook, and Email.
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Patrick Stewart: New ‘Picard’ Series Will Be Like A 10 Hour Movie

mllkatI am a 50 something child of the 70’s who admits to being a Star Trek/Star Wars/Comic Book junkie who once dove head first over a cliff (Ok, it was a small hill) to try to rescue his Fantastic Four comic from a watery grave. I am married to a lovely woman who is as crazy as I am and the proud parent of a 15 year old boy with autism. My wife and son are my real heroes. https://mllkat63.wordpress.com
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JJ Abrams On Verge of Huge Deal To Consolidate His Productions

mllkatI am a 50 something child of the 70’s who admits to being a Star Trek/Star Wars/Comic Book junkie who once dove head first over a cliff (Ok, it was a small hill) to try to rescue his Fantastic Four comic from a watery grave. I am married to a lovely woman who is as crazy as I am and the proud parent of a 15 year old boy with autism. My wife and son are my real heroes. https://mllkat63.wordpress.com
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Patrick Stewart Shares A BTS Look As The New Star Trek Team Begins Work

When Captain Jean Luc Picard tells you he will have an active role in the creation of a new Star Trek Series he’s agreed to be a part of, you rest assured he will “Make it So!” Thus it comes as no surprise that when the time came to share a behind the scenes photo for the new Star Trek series for CBS All Access, Ser Patrick Stewart is in the middle of it all when the creative folks get together. He posted as such on his Twitter account: The journey has begun. Kirsten Beyer, Michael Chabon, Akiva Goldsman, Diandra
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William Shatner Explains Why Kirk Really Died in ‘Star Trek:Generations’

If you have been a fan of the Original Star Trek and are familiar with William Shatner, you know one of his favorite topics of conversation is himself. Because of that, he has spent a great deal of time looking back on his career, especially since he just released his latest memoir. That retrospective thinking includes discussions about the life and death of Captain James T. Kirk of the USS Enterprise. While at the IC Collectors Convention in Nashville, Shatner discussed about how the decision to kill Kirk in Star Trek Generations came about. As Shatner recalls it, the death was
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Oscar Winning Star Trek Sound Engineer and Composer Frank Serafine has passed away

mllkatI am a 50 something child of the 70’s who admits to being a Star Trek/Star Wars/Comic Book junkie who once dove head first over a cliff (Ok, it was a small hill) to try to rescue his Fantastic Four comic from a watery grave. I am married to a lovely woman who is as crazy as I am and the proud parent of a 15 year old boy with autism. My wife and son are my real heroes. https://mllkat63.wordpress.com
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William Shatner Chimes In On Chris Pine’s Star Trek Negotiations

It seemed like it would only be a matter of time before it happened and now it has. Someone asked the original James T. Kirk, William Shatner if he had any comments of the contract issues the current Captain of the Enterprise is having with Paramount and the Star Trek movie franchise. Trek Movie asked Shatner what he thought of the situation and if he had experienced anything similar when negotiating his contracts. “Well, we negotiated,” Shatner said. “I don’t recall, although there is something vaguely reminiscent about saying, ‘I can’t do that.’ But, Chris is in a wonderful position
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William Shatner, Sonequa Martin-Green, and ‘Star Trek’ Alums Accept Emmy Award

With the presentation of the Emmy’s Governors Award being given to Star Trek, it was only fitting that multiple generations of Star Trek actors came together to accept the award at the Creative Arts Emmys. “Science Guy” Bill Nye introduced the award during the ceremony, saying of Star Trek: “It may have started off as an entertainment series but it changed the world — and I feel that it changed the world for the better.” Following the Nye’s introduction, a who’s who list of Star Trek stars past and present came on stage to help celebrate. Star Trek: The Original Series
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Chris Pine Speaks Out a Possible 4th ‘Star Trek’ Film

In order to do a Star Trek movie, you need a Captain Kirk. Chris Pine has been excelling in his role as the Enterprise’s captain for three previous film, but his involvement and a fourth movie altogether, is up in the air. It had previously been reported that he and Chris Hemsworth were out. While I would have enjoyed Hemsworth in a fourth installment, it was even more daunting that Pine was not going to be in it. What would they have done? Have Zachary Quinto’s Spock command the ship or re-cast? Either way, it wouldn’t have felt much like
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