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William Shatner To Front Prog-rock Group Circa On The Road

Actor William Shatner is hitting the road with prog-rock supergroup Circa to promote his new album of sci-fi music.Former Yes stars Billy Sherwood and Tony Kaye will back the Star Trek legend when he tours...

William Shatner Releasing Prog-rock Album

Star Trek icon William Shatner has collaborated with country music star Vince Gill, Foreigner's Mick Jones and guitarist Steve Vai for a new prog-rock album.The acting veteran penned the lyrics for all the songs on...

Prince Charles Joins Celebrities Toasting Royal Baby Birth

New grandfather Prince Charles has joined stars including Spice Girl Emma Bunton, actor William Shatner and opera singer Katherine Jenkins in expressing his excitement at his son Prince William's new baby following the royal birth...

William Shatner Introduces Glasvegas In New Video

William Shatner have given rockers Glasvegas a big boost by agreeing to introduce them in their new video for the song If.The Star Trek icon appears at the top of the promo addressing a giggling...

William Shatner Distances Himself From Bogus Film

Star Trek icon William Shatner has been forced to distance himself from an upcoming film project after his name was attached to the movie to attract investors without his knowledge.The veteran actor had no idea...

Amazon Thinks Profits And Sanctions Fan Fiction Marketplace

What’s that? A giant global corporation has ignored the creative integrity of the people it profits from in order to maximize gross income, potentially alienating future authors and jeopardizing their commerce? That’s right, Amazon is...

William Shatner Remembers Late Actress Christine White

William Shatner has paid tribute to his The Twilight Zone co-star Christine White after learning of her death at the age of 86.She passed away on 14 April (13) at a nursing home in Washington,...

Original Mouseketeer Annette Funicello Remembered By Britney Spears And Paula Abdul

Britney Spears, Paula Abdul and William Shatner have expressed their condolences following the death of actress Annette Funicello on Monday (08Apr13).The former Mickey Mouse Club star, who became a national treasure in America thanks to...

Star Trek 'Phaser' Stuns With $231,000 Auction Sale

A prop gun, made for Star Trek's Captain Kirk to use during a pilot episode of Star Trek has sold at auction for $231,000 (£151,000). It was estimated to sell for about $50,000, but achieved...

Star Trek Rifle Sold At Auction For $231,000

A one-of-a-kind Star Trek prop gun used by William Shatner for a 1960s Tv pilot has sold at auction for a record-breaking $231,000 (£144,375).The phaser rifle, which featured in the second pilot episode of the...

William Shatner Auctioning Oscars Memorabilia For Charity

William Shatner is giving fans the chance to buy memorabilia from this year's (13) Academy Awards in a new online charity auction.The actor was a surprise guest during the Hollywood ceremony, appearing as his Star...

Tina Fey Confirms She Is Not Hosting The Oscars Next Year

Tina Fey has reaffirmed that she is not up for hosting the 2014 Oscars ceremony on 'The Late Show with David Letterman' after William Shatner made the suggestion on the televised awards show.The comedienne told...

Oscars 2013: Seth Macfarlane's 'Boob Song' Kicks Off Academy Awards

Seth Macfarlane opened this year's Academy Awards with a pretty bizarre skit that featured James T. Kirk himself William Shatner telling the Family Guy man that he was the worst host in Oscars history (He'd...

Tom Hanks And William Shatner Offer Up Charity Voicemail Recordings

Tom Hanks, Morgan Freeman, William Shatner and Will Ferrell are offering to record outgoing voicemail messages for fans as part of a new charity drive.The actors, along with Betty White, Carrie Fisher, Leonard Nimoy and...

Christopher Reeves' Superman Is The Greatest Sci-fi Star

A recent poll put together to celebrate the release of the board game Stratego Sci-Fi has found that the late Christopher Reeves as the Man of Steel is the public's favourite sci-fi star to grace...

William Shatner Voice App Becomes No.1 On App Store Chart

William Shatner's new iPhone app Shatoetry, by Blindlight, was catapulted to the top of the entertainment app list on Apple's App Store after just one day of release. It allows users to choose from hundreds...

William Shatner Nervous About East Coast Comedy Shows

William Shatner feels "awkward" about taking his one-man stand-up show to America's East Coast this week (ends11Nov12) just days after the region was devastated by superstorm Sandy.The Star Trek actor is due to perform his...

No Trick, Just Treats: Your Top 5 Horror Films For Halloween 2012

Is the thought of sharpening your elbows to grab the last palette of over-priced face paint at the local supermarket is simply too much to handle? Do you need a DVD to put on REALLY...

William Shatner Joins Star Trek Reunion In London

William Shatner thrilled fans at the Destination London Star Trek Convention on Friday (19.10.12).The iconic 'Star Trek' actor - who played Captain James T. Kirk in the original television series from 1966 - reunited with...

Wizard Of Oz's Iconic Judy Garland Dress Up For Sale

63 years after the Technicolour family favourite "The Wizard of Oz" was released in cinemas, Judy Garland's iconic blue gingham Dorothy dress is going to be up for sale in an auction, to be...

William Shatner Sued By Former Employee

One of Star Trek icon William Shatner's former employees is suing the actor over allegations he forced him to quit his job.Oscar Alfaro has filed suit in Los Angeles claiming he was "harassed and berated"...

Stars Stunned By Mars Landing

William Shatner, Rob Lowe, Will.I.AM and Seth Green watched in awe as Nasa experts landed a new robot rover on Mars in the early hours of Monday (06Aug12).The vehicle, known as Curiosity, successfully touched down...

'Roseanne Reunion' Planned For Roasanne Barr Comedy Roast

A Roseanne Reunion is planned to take place at the comedy roasting of one of America's most beloved comediennes Roseanne Barr.In the 90's, the show was one of the most successful and most watched shows...

William Shatner's Tv Disguise Foiled By Star Trek Fans

William Shatner's plan to go undercover at a Star Trek convention as part of a new documentary was foiled after fans saw through his disguise.The veteran actor, famous for playing Captain James T. Kirk, wanted...

William Shatner Wants To Reprise Star Trek Role

William Shatner wants to star in a future incarnation of 'Star Trek'. The 81-year-old actor - who played Captain James T. Kirk in the original 1960s TV series of the sci-fi franchise - is keen...

William Shatner's Pants Shame At Airport

Star Trek legend William Shatner was left nursing a bruised ego when his trousers fell down during an airport security check in front of dozens of fellow travellers.The actor was queuing at Los Angeles International...

William Shatner Sorry For Ilfracombe Prostitution Jibe

William Shatner has been forced to apologise to the Devon town of Ilfracombe, after describing it as being "laced with prostitution." The 81 year-old former Star Trek star made the comments whilst he was a...

William Shatner Apologises For Comments About English Resort

Star Trek icon William Shatner has apologised for crude remarks he made about an English seaside resort during an appearance on a British satirical TV news show last month (May12).The veteran actor took the presenter's...

Tina Fey, William Shatner And Jane Fonda Win Audiobook Awards

Tina Fey, William Shatner and Jane Fonda have been honoured for their work on audiobooks.The trio was among the winners at Tuesday night's (05Jun12) Audie Awards, which fete the best in the audiobook world, with...

William Shatner Embroiled In Spat Over Tv Show

Star Trek icon William Shatner is caught up in a bizarre spat over a joke made by a panellist during his appearance as host of a British satirical TV news show.The veteran actor took the...

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