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George Lucas Admits Star Trek Paved The Way For Star Wars: Agree?

11th July 2013

George Lucas has chucked a massive bucket of cold water on the entire Star Trek/Star Wars rivalry by suggesting Gene...

Lucas Says He's Indebted To Star Trek Creator Roddenberry

10th July 2013

George Lucas has acknowledged his debt to Gene Roddenberry and the creators of the original Star Trek TV series in...

Gene Roddenberry's Ashes To Orbit The Sun In 2014

21st June 2013

Legendary Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry is to be granted his final wish in 2014 when his ashes will be...

Latest Star Trek Due To Star At Box Office

17th May 2013

After having lived long -- a half century since it was conceived -- Star Trek is due to prosper like...

Star Trek Into Theaters Tonight

16th May 2013

Star Trek Into Darkness opens on 3,760 screens tonight (Thursday) after a Wednesday preview on 336 IMAX screens only, where...

Jj Abrams Hopes Star Wars Passion Helps

22nd April 2013

JJ Abrams hopes his ''passion'' for 'Star Wars' will aid his directing.The man behind 'Star Trek' and the upcoming 'Star...

Roddenberry's Star Trek Office For Sale

3rd June 2010

The contents of STAR TREK creator GENE RODDENBERRY's home are to be auctioned off for charity.Property from the TV mogul's...

Roddenberry's Star Trek Collection For Sale

26th April 2010

A collection of STAR TREK memorabilia once owned by the show's late creator GENE RODDENBERRY is set to be auctioned...

Roddenberry's Forgotten Show To Be Revived

22nd January 2010

The son of STAR TREK creator GENE RODDENBERRY has teamed up with movie director RON HOWARD to bring one of...

Hall Of Fame Honour For Star Trek's Roddenberry

11th November 2009

Late STAR TREK creator GENE RODDENBERRY is to be inducted into the U.S. Television Academy's Hall of Fame to mark...

Roddenberry's First Apple Macintosh Computer Up For Sale

17th September 2009

The first Apple MACintosh Plus computer, which was given to STAR TREK creator GENE RODDENBERRY, is to be auctioned off.California...

Roddenberry's Wife Leaves Trust For Dogs

22nd April 2009

The widow of STAR TREK creator GENE RODDENBERRY reportedly left a substantial portion of the sci-fi mogul's fortune to the...

Roddenberry And Widow's Ashes Heading For Space, The Final Frontier

26th January 2009

The ashes of STAR TREK creator GENE RODDENBERRY and his late widow MAJEL are to be blasted into space. Majel...

Goldberg Praises Star Trek Creator Roddenberry

15th January 2009

Oscar-winner WHOOPI GOLDBERG has paid tribute to late STAR TREK creator GENE RODDENBERRY - praising the TV legend for representing...

Majel Barrett-roddenberry Dies Aged 76

19th December 2008

MAJEL BARRETT-RODDENBERRY, the actress widow of STAR TREK creator GENE RODDENBERRY, has died at the age of 76. Barrett-Roddenberry lost...

Doohan To Be Beamed Up Later This Month

2nd April 2007

Late STAR TREK star JAMES DOOHAN's remains will be blasted into space later this month (APR07), the firm arranging the...

Star Trek Originals Reborn In Comic Book Series

8th August 2006

The characters from the original STAR TREK TV series are to be reborn in a new 40th anniversary comic book...

Nimoy Offered Spock Ear Surgery

12th May 2005

STAR TREK icon LEONARD NIMOY was offered plastic surgery to make his ears permanently pointed for his character of MR...