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Cee Lo Thanks Shatner For Giving Naughty Tune Fresh Life

Cee Lo Green has thanked actor William Shatner for the commercial success of his naughty F**K You hit - because the song became more acceptable after the Star Trek icon performed a comedy spoken word...

William Shatner To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

Star Trek legend William Shatner is set to be honoured with a lifetime achievement award in his native Canada.The sci-fi icon will pick up the trophy from the Governor General's Performing Arts Award Foundation on...

William Shatner, Branagh And Hill For Shakespeare Show

Star Trek legend William Shatner is set to join renowned thespian Kenneth Branagh and country singer Faith Hill in a one-off production of a Shakespeare play in Los Angeles.The stars are part of a cast...

Star Trek 2 To Be 'Daring'

'Star Trek 2' will be "a bit more daring" than the 2009 instalment. Screenwriter Robert Orci has confirmed the first film - a reboot of the classic 60s TV series starring Chris Pine, Zoe Saldana...

William Shatner Invites Fans To Tweet Him During Aussie Shows

Star Trek icon William Shatner is inviting fans around the globe to be part of his upcoming lectures in Australia and New Zealand - by submitting questions to him via Twitter.com.The actor will beam into...

William Shatner Lands Headbanger Award

William Shatner will be presented with the honorary Headbanger Award at the upcoming 2011 Revolver Golden Gods Award Show in Los Angeles.The odd accolade, which Shatner will pick up in person at the ceremony on...

Happy Birthday Leonard Nimoy!

Leonard Nimoy is following in the footsteps of his Star Trek co-star William Shatner as he turns 80 years old this week (26Mar11).The veteran actor celebrates the landmark on Saturday (26Mar11), just four days after...

Talk Like William Shatner Day Underway

William Shatner turns 80-years-old today (22nd March 2011) which means 'International Talk Like William Shatner Day' is officially underway.William Shatner, the Canadian actor best known for playing Captain James T. Kirk in the original Star...

William Shatner Celebrates 80th Birthday

William Shatner is celebrating his 80th birthday today.William Shatner, the American actor best known for playing 'James T. Kirk' in the original Star Trek series, turns 80-years-old today (22nd March 2011).Shatner became a trending term...

Happy Birthday William Shatner!

Star Trek legend William Shatner is preparing to boldy go into his eighties this week (beg21Mar11) - the veteran actor becomes an octogenarian on Tuesday (22Mar11).After starting out as a classically-trained Shakespearean actor, Shatner swapped...

William Shatner Dreading 80th Birthday

Star Trek legend William Shatner is dreading becoming an octogenarian on his birthday next week (beg21Mar11), calling the landmark age "monstrous".The veteran actor will turn 80 on Tuesday (22Mar11) but he's shunning any celebrations because...

William Shatner Wants Role In New Star Trek Movie

William Shatner says he would like to appear in the next Star Trek movie.William Shatner, the American actor who famously played Captain James T. Kirk on the sci-fi drama series, says he would like to...

William Shatner Surprises Space Shuttle Crew

William Shatner surprised the crew of the 'Discovery' space shuttle with a wake-up call this morning (7th March 2011).William Shatner reprised his role as Starship Enterprise captain James Kirk when he delivered a wake-up call...

William Shatner's Kidney Stone Pays For House

Veteran actor William Shatner has saved a family from homelessness - with money raised by selling off his kidney stone.The Star Trek legend managed to convince bosses at gambling website GoldenPalace.com to pay $21,000 (£14,000)...

Shatner Records Iron Man With Ozzy's Ex-guitarist

STAR TREK icon WILLIAM SHATNER has recorded a cover of BLACK SABBATH's IRON MAN with OZZY OSBOURNE's former guitarist ZAKK WYLDE.The finished track will appear on the actor's upcoming album, Seeking Major Tom, which features...

Shatner Tackles Cee-lo's Risque Hit On Late Night Tv

WILLIAM SHATNER stunned American TV audiences on Wednesday night (03Nov10) when he belted out a spoken-word version of CEE-LO GREEN's racy hit F**K YOU uncensored.The former Star Trek captain poked fun at the censorship surrounding...

Shatner's Ratings Beginning To Look Like $#!?

Producers of CBS's $#!? My Dad Says probably said that about Thursday night's ratings for the show. According to overnight Nielsen's the show, which stars William Shatner, drew 9.78 million viewers, after launching three weeks...

Cbs Well Ahead Of Rivals In Third Week Of Season

CBS sprinted well ahead of its rivals in the third week of the new season as it averaged 11.9 million viewers with several long-running audience favorites. It also outpaced the others among adults 18-49. The...

Theory Makes A Big Bang On Thursdays

CBS's dicey decision to move its hit Monday-night comedy The Big Bang Theory from Monday night to Thursday has turned out to have been a wise one. In its second week in the 8 00...

Candice Bergen To Speak About Husband's Death In New Book

CANDICE BERGEN, the GOLDEN GLOBE winning actress, will speak about the death of husband LOUISE MALLE in her second memoir, reports the Associated Press. 64-year-old Bergen is currently penning the follow up to her well-received...

New Season Gets Off To A Slow Start

A massive effort by the broadcast networks to roll out new and returning shows during the first week of the new season failed to pay off, the Wall Street Journal indicated today (Monday)., Citing Nielsen...

Shatner Accepts He's Too Old For Star Trek

WILLIAM SHATNER won't be reprising his role of CAPTAIN JAMES T. KIRK in the next STAR TREK movie - because the actor has finally accepted he's too old to bring back his character.The 79 year...

William Shatner Too Old For Star Trek

William Shatner does not think he will return to the 'Star Trek' franchise.The 79-year-old actor - who portrayed Captain James T. Kirk in the original series of the sci-fi show - admits it is unlikely...

William Shatner's Star Trek Shock

William Shatner didn't think 'Star Trek' would be a success.The actor - who played Captain James T. Kirk in the original TV series and movies - admits he thought the cult sci-fi favourite wouldn't run...

William Shatner Believes In Aliens?

WILLIAM SHATNER says he has 'no doubt' that there is extra-terrestrial life somewhere in the universe, but questions why aliens haven't made themselves known to humans yet. In an interview with the Montreal Gazette, Shatner...

Ben Folds' Musical Pressure

Ben Folds worried he wouldn't be able to come up with music good enough for Nick Hornby's lyrics.The pop jazz pianist has worked with Oscar nominated screen writer Nick on a new project called 'Lonely...

Shatner Upset Over Sitcom Title Controversy

WILLIAM SHATNER is frustrated by the furore surrounding the risque title of his new sitcom $#*! MY DAD SAYS, because he's always used the expletive around his kids.Members of the Parents Television Council (PTC) have...

Shatner Show Under Fire From Parents Group

WILLIAM SHATNER's new U.S. show $#*! MY DAD SAYS has come under fire from the leaders of a parenting group in America, who are urging advertisers to pull their support of the series.Officials at the...

Shatner's Shocking Chat With D.c. Sniper Prompts Reinvestigation

WILLIAM SHATNER has sparked a new police investigation into the notorious "D.C. Sniper" case after the serial killer made shocking revelations in a recent interview with the actor.The Star Trek legend conducted a telephone interview...

William Shatner's Tv Twitter Trouble

William Shatner admits it was hard turning a twitter feed into his new TV show '$#*! My Dad Says'.The actor is set to portray Sam, the father of Jim Halpern - a twitter user who...

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