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Stars Pay Tribute To Jerry Lewis

Jamie Lee Curtis, Jim Carrey and Dame Joan Collins have paid tribute to the late Jerry Lewis.The legendary entertainer passed away on Sunday (20.08.17) at the age of 91 and a host of stars have...

William Shatner's Close Call

William Shatner had a lucky escape when his horse and buggy flipped over during a show in Kentucky.The 'Star Trek' actor was competing at the Mercer County Fair & Horse Show in Harrodsburg when his...

Christopher Lloyd Is Set To Star Rerun

Christopher Lloyd is being lined up to star in independent film 'ReRun'.According to Deadline, the 'Back to the Future' actor is involved in negotiations to star in the upcoming movie which has been described as...

Christopher Lloyd And William Shatner To Star In Senior Moment

Christopher Lloyd is to star in 'Senior Moment' with William Shatner.The 78-year-old 'Back to the Future' actor is joining the 86-year-old screen legend in the romantic comedy which is to be directed by Giorgio Serafini.According...

Jason Isaacs To Lead New Star Trek Adventure

The Brit, who played evil Lucious Malfoy in the Potter movies, has been cast as Captain Lorca in CBS' upcoming series Star Trek: Discovery. He'll lead a cast that includes Martin-Green, Michelle...

Star Trek Fan Film Lawsuit To Be Decided By Jury

Christian Gossett and Alec Peters made a short film called Prelude to Axanar, set 20 years before the original TV series, via a crowdfunding campaign in 2014, and then set up a new...

William Shatner And Bette Midler Lead Tributes To Debbie Reynolds

The 84-year-old Singin' in the Rain star was hospitalised on Wednesday (28Dec16) after suffering a stroke at her son Todd Fisher's home. She was reportedly organising her daughter's funeral when she fell ill, with her...

Dame Joan Collins Leads Tributes To Debbie Reynolds

Dame Joan Collins leads tributes to the late Debbie Reynolds.The 'Singin' In The Rain' actress passed away late on Wednesday (28.12.16) at the age of 84, just one day after the tragic death of her...

Mark Hamill Has 'No Words' Following Carrie Fisher's Death

The movie icon, famed for her role as Princess Leia in the sci-fi franchise, was hospitalised on Friday (23Dec16) after suffering a heart attack on a flight from London to Los Angeles. She...

William Shatner Wanted For The Walking Dead Movie

The Walking Dead's showrunner wants William Shatner to star in a big screen adaptation of the series. Scott Gimple is keen to see a movie version of the popular horror TV show - which is...

William Shatner In Incredibly Awkward 'Good Morning Britain' Interview

A ‘Good Morning Britain’ interview with Star Trek legend William Shatner descended into farce this week, as the actor mocked the presenters’ questions and left viewers confused.The 85 year old actor, who played Captain Kirk...

'Star Trek: The Motion Picture' Nearly Featured Captain Kirk Punching Jesus

As fans prepare for the release of Star Trek Beyond, a crazy story about the 1979 movie Star Trek: The Motion Picture has had us all reflecting on the franchise’s colourful history. An extract from...

Sebastian Bach Launches War Of Words Against Star Trek's William Shatner

It is not clear what sparked the war of words between the Hollywood neighbours, but former Skid Row frontman Bach was so annoyed at one point over the weekend (28-29May16), he posted the...

William Shatner And Marlee Matlin Honour Patty Duke Online

The 69-year-old Miracle Worker star passed away following a battle with sepsis after rupturing her intestine. Her unexpected death prompted her celebrity friends and fans to take to social media to mourn...

William Shatner Sued By 'Long-lost Son'

The Star Trek legend had previously denied fathering Peter Sloan, who also goes by Peter Shatner, with late Canadian actress Kathy MCNeil after a one-night-stand in 1956. Peter was born without William's knowledge...

Arnold Schwarzenegger And Joan Collins Lead Nancy Reagan Tributes

The retired actress and former U.S. First Lady died of heart failure, aged 94, and celebrity friends and fans wasted no time in expressing their sorrow on social media. Action man Arnold...

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...

William Shatner Contributes To U.k. Parliament Debate

The veteran star, who played Captain Kirk in the sci-fi TV and movie franchise, contributed a statement which was read out as British Members of Parliament (MPs) discussed the topic on Thursday (14Jan16)....

William Shatner Struggling To Make Star Trek Anniversary Show

Shatner, who played Captain James T. Kirk in the original 1960s series and the movie spin-offs, has been attempting to strike a deal to make a one-off TV show to commemorate the landmark,...

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...

William Shatner Releasing Graphic Novel Series Based On Man O' War Books

The Star Trek star recently launched his comic books label and has been working on a new series with the genre's godfather Stan Lee, and now Shatner plans to adapt the entire Man...

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...

William Shatner To Receive Voice Arts Icon Award

The actor has been lending his vocals to characters in animated films like Over the Hedge, Osmosis Jones and Escape from Planet Earth, and now he has been selected to receive the Voice...

William Shatner: I Haven't Spoken To George Takei In 25 Years

William Shatner hasn't spoken to George Takei in 25 years.The 84-year-old actor - who appeared as Captain James Kirk in the popular sci-fi series 'Star Trek' - has revealed he's retained no relationship with his...

William Shatner Slams George Takei

William Shatner has branded George Takei a ''disturbed individual''.The 84-year-old actor has blasted his former 'Star Trek' co-star and admitted he hasn't had any contact with him in over 25 years.He said: ''He is a...

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...

William Shatner Leads Tributes To Yvonne Craig

Craig, 78, best known for her portrayal of Batgirl in Adam West's Batman TV show, passed away at her home in California following a battle with cancer, and her famous contemporaries have since...

William Shatner To Set Sail On Star Trek Cruise

Shatner, who portrayed Captain James T. Kirk in the sci-fi series, will be hitting the high seas other Star Trek favourites from all the TV spin-offs, including Jonathan Frakes, Denise Crosby, Robert Picardo,...

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,...

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