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Idris Elba: 'I Gave Chris Pine A Black Eye'

The 43-year-old Brit star, who plays villain Krall in the third instalment of the rebooted sci-fi saga, explained he had a series of intense fight scenes with co-star Chris, which got a little...

Simon Pegg: 'Star Trek Beyond Is A Tribute To Leonard Nimoy And Anton Yelchin'

Pegg, also plays Scotty, chief engineer of the USS Enterprise, in the third instalment of the franchise relaunched by J.J. Abrams in 2009. In Beyond, Captain Kirk (Chris Pine) leads his crew against a new...

Zachary Quinto Took Spock Ears Home From Star Trek Beyond

Zachary Quinto took a set of Spock ears from the set of 'Star Trek Beyond' as a memento.The 39-year-old actor plays the Vulcan Commander for a third time in the new sci-fi film and he...

Chris Pine Supported By Star Trek Castmates Over Grief Of Anton Yelchin Death

Anton, 27, starred as the mathematical genius Pavel Chekov in the rebooted Star Trek franchise but died last month (Jun16) in a freak car accident. And Chris, who plays Captain James...

Zachary Quinto: 'Star Trek Beyond Will Be Retro Tribute'

This year (16) marks the 50th anniversary of the original TV series appearing on U.S. screens and will see the release of the latest Star Trek instalment. The actor, who is playing overly...

Star Trek Beyond Will Pay Tribute To Leonard Nimoy

The British comedian reprises his role as Scotty in the third instalment of the sci-fi franchise, which he also co-wrote, and assured fans that the film will include a tribute to Star Trek...

William Shatner Hadn't Spoken To Leonard Nimoy For Five Years Before His Death

The actors first met while filming a 1964 episode of TV hit The Man From U.N.C.L.E., and they reconnected two years later when they were both cast in the original Star Trek drama...

From Hello Caitlyn Jenner To Goodbye Leonard Nimoy: The Best And Worst Of 2015

Is it just us, or has 2015 gone by really quickly? Either way, the year is coming to a close and it's been pretty eventful to say the least. Here's a break down on just...

William Shatner Teases 'Star Trek: The Musical' For Franchise's 50th Anniversary

William Shatner has some ideas as to how to celebrate ‘Star Trek’s’ upcoming 50th anniversary and they even include a musical. Speaking to the Press Association, Shatner said he's been trying to bring the whole...

New Star Trek Tv Series Set To Premiere In 2017

Bosses at U.S. network CBS have recruited Alex Kurtzman to executive produce the show after co-writing and producing recent movie adaptations Star Trek and its sequel, Star Trek Into Darkness. A statement...

Leonard Nimoy's Son To Appear On The Big Bang Theory

Adam Nimoy will play himself in the 5 November (15) episode of the show, which is titled The Spock Resonance. His dad, who lost his battle with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on...

Leonard Nimoy's Son Adam To Appear In 'The Big Bang Theory'

‘The Big Bang Theory’ is set to pay tribute to the late ‘Star Trek’ actor Leonard Nimoy next month, with the news that the star’s son Adam will be appearing in a guest role in...

Leonard Nimoy's Daughter Planning Lung Disease Documentary

The acting legend's son Adam announced he was working on a film project about his dad's career and his famous character, titled For the Love of Spock, following the star's death in February...

Joan Rivers And Leonard Nimoy Honoured At Emmys

Joan Rivers and Leonard Nimoy were among the late celebrities honoured during the Emmys' In Memoriam segment on Sunday (20.09.15). The 81-year-old comedian - who died in September 2014 - was remembered at the ceremony...

William Shatner Working On Leonard Nimoy Book

The actor is putting pen to paper to memorialise his Star Trek co-star in a book called Leonard: A 50 Year Friendship, and he has been interviewing friends and colleagues from Nimoy's past...

Star Trek Beyond Cast Pay Tribute To Leonard Nimoy

Zachary Quinto has led a tribute video to 'Star Trek' legend Leonard Nimoy. The 38-year-old actor remembered Leonard - who played the iconic character Spock across film and TV from 1964 to 2013 - as...

Tv Producer Howard Lipstone Dies At 87

The executive passed away on Monday (24Aug15) at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Westwood, California after suffering complications from a recent stroke. Lipstone began his career in local news and was...

Star Trek Beyond Cast Pays Tribute To Leonard Nimoy

The stars of the upcoming Star Trek blockbuster, including Chris Pine, Zoe Saldana and Zachary Quinto, teamed up with fundraising website Omaze.com to launch the Star Trek: To Boldly Go campaign, which encourages...

Zachary Quinto: I Have No Gay Role Model

Zachary Quinto feels like he occupies a ''unique space'' as a gay actor.The 38-year-old star - who's best known for his roles as Sylar on the sci-fi drama series 'Heroes', and Spock in the rebooted...

William Shatner Creates Art Tribute To Leonard Nimoy

The actor, who played Captain James T. Kirk in the sci-fi franchise, asked devotees to send him images of themselves showing off the 'Vulcan salute' hand gesture made famous by Nimoy as Mr....

William Shatner Writing Nimoy Book

'Star Trek' legend William Shatner will pay homage to his friend and co-star Leonard Nimoy in a book about the late actor's life.Shatner, 84, starred in the iconic sci-fi series as Captain James T. Kirk,...

Star Trek And Superman Costumes To Be Auctioned

The Mr. Spock uniform, which Nimoy wore during the second season of the iconic sci-fi TV show, is expected to sell for around $112,000 (£70,000), while Reeve's iconic superhero costume has an estimate...

Alex Rocco, Actor Best Known For Playing Moe Green In ‘The Godfather’, Dies Aged 79

Actor Alex Rocco has died at the age of 79. Rocco’s daughter, Jennifer, announced the news of his passing on Saturday (18th July). His cause of death and other details surrounding his passing have yet...

Leonard Nimoy's Son Raises Enough Money For Documentary Project

The Star Trek legend's son Adam announced he was working on a film project about his dad, titled For the Love of Spock, following the actor's death in February (15), aged 83....

Leonard Nimoy's Son Using Kickstarter To Raise Funds For Documentary

The actor, who played Mr. Spock in the cult sci-fi series, passed away in March (15), aged 83, after a battle with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. His son, Adam Nimoy, subsequently announced...

Grace Lee Whitney, Star Trek Actres, Dies At 85

Grace Lee Whitney, the actress, who came to prominence with her role on Star Trek’s original run, has died. She was 85. The actress played Captain Kirk’s assistant, Yeoman Janice Rand in the first eight...

Grace Lee Whitney Dies Aged 85

Grace Lee Whitney has died aged 85.The actress, who was best known for playing Yeoman Janice Rand on the original series of 'Star Trek', passed away at her home in Coarsegold in California on Friday...

William Shatner Planning Book About Leonard Nimoy

Shatner upset many fans when he chose to attend a charity event in Florida rather than his late pal's funeral in February (15), but now the actor and author is hoping to study...

William Shatner: 'I Did The Right Thing By Not Attending Nimoy Funeral'

Shatner upset many fans when he opted not to fly back to Los Angeles from Florida, where he was a guest at an American Red Cross event, to attend the memorial, but he's...

Leonard Nimoy's Son Will Direct & Produce 'Star Trek' Spock Documentary

Leonard Nimoy's son will direct and produce a documentary on Spock, the Star Trek character his father played in the original series of the cult sci-fi drama. Adam Nimoy, a television director, announced the news...

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