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Characters Are Key To Star Trek, Says Abrams

6th May 2009

Believing in the adventures of Captain Kirk and his fellow crew members is central to the success of the new Star Trek film, according to JJ Abrams.The Lost creator risked angering millions of fans with...

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Fascinating Fact 7298

5th May 2009

New STAR TREK captain CHRIS PINE's father, ROBERT PINE, was a sergeant in TV cop show CHiPs....

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Saldana Credits Mother With Star Trek Role

4th May 2009

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...

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

4th May 2009

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...

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The Things The Say:

3rd May 2009

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

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Fascinating Fact 7270

30th April 2009

A Budweiser beer factory in California doubled for the engine room of the STAR TREK spaceship in the new sci-fi film....

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Abrams: 'Shatner's Kirk Is Dead'

30th April 2009

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...

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Studios Flee Mexican Flu

30th April 2009

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,...

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Star Trek Actor Nimoy Gets Science Honour

30th April 2009

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...

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Quinto Thanks Journalist For Helping Him Land Spock Role

30th April 2009

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...

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Fascinating Fact 7262

29th April 2009

The new STAR TREK movie is the latest to fall victim to the swine flu epidemic in Mexico. The movie's premiere in the country has been cancelled until further notice, following a similar decision to...

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The Things They Say 12073

29th April 2009

"My wife is seven months pregnant and the film was so loud that the baby was kicking and punching. She had to leave. I couldn't help feeling a little bit annoyed that my child walked...

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The Things They Say 12059

28th April 2009

"Nobody will tell me anything. I'm lost and bereft, I have no knowledge, I know nothing. So I have no idea what the story of the movie is." Original STAR TREK actor WILLIAM SHATNER is...

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Shatner "Sad" Not To Be Included In Star Wars

27th April 2009

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...

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Box Office Remains On A Tear

27th April 2009

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...

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The Things They Say 12050

26th April 2009

"How could you not put one of the founding figures into a movie that was being resurrected? That doesn't make good business sense. I've become even more popular than when I was playing Captain Kirk."...

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Shatner Dismisses Feud Over Star Trek Movie

26th April 2009

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...

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The Things They Say 12049

26th April 2009

"He just needs attention, constant relentless attention. And he is jealous of anyone else who gets it. He can be charming witty and gracious, but it is all because he needs something." Former STAR TREK...

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The Things They Say 11999

22nd April 2009

"I can't wait to hear what my Glaswegian father-in-law says. I was channelling him for the part. The costume felt sexy. I took a lot of pictures of myself in the mirror." British actor SIMON...

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Pine Made Peace With Shunned Shatner

22nd April 2009

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...

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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 couple's pets after she passed away last year (09). Roddenberry died in 1991 and his widow,...

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Star Trek Lands In London

21st April 2009

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...

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Pegg Labels Star Trek UK Premiere As 'Geek Dream'

21st April 2009

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...

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Damon Turned Down Star Trek

20th April 2009

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...

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UK Cinemas Use Blockbuster Preview To Boost Audiences

17th April 2009

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...

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Fascinating Fact 7189

16th April 2009

The fit stars of the new STAR TREK movie will grace the upcoming covers of sister American magazines Women's Health and Men's Health - ZOE SALDANA appears on one and CHRIS PINE the other....

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Quinto Had To Shave His Eyebrows To Play Spock

15th April 2009

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...

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Fascinating Fact 7168

14th April 2009

The cast of the new STAR TREK movie recorded a rap song for director J.J. ABRAMS as a wrap gift....

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Nimoy Set For A Return To Tv As Millionaire Scientist?

8th April 2009

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...

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Nimoy Sneaks New Star Trek Movie Into Texas Cinema

8th April 2009

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...

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