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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...

Leonard Nimoy's Quinto Concerns

Leonard Nimoy was concerned about Zachary Quinto taking on the role of Spock in 'Star Trek'. The 79-year-old actor - who played the pointy-eared first officer in the original TV series of the galactic-based franchise...

Ptc Vows "Unrelenting" Fight Against Bleep My Dad Says

A day after CBS announced that its new series, currently titled Bleep My Dad Says , will become part of a new Thursday-night comedy lineup in the fall, the Parents Television Council went into action....

Shatner: 'Jesse James Is In A Terrible State'

SANDRA BULLOCK's MISS CONGENIALITY co-star WILLIAM SHATNER has expressed his sympathy for the actress' estranged husband JESSE JAMES - insisting the TV mechanic is "in a terrible emotional state".The Oscar-winner walked out on her husband...

Shatner Launches 'Weird' Reality Show

STAR TREK icon WILLIAM SHATNER is set to host his own reality TV show, chronicling the "weirdest unsolved cases" around the world.Weird or What will air on the History Channel in Canada and on the...

Cbs Bleeps Title Of New Shatner Comedy Series

In consideration of those who are offended by obscene language, let us just say that the New York Times has learned that CBS has decided on a new title for a comedy series based on...

Shatner Launches Science Fiction Website

STAR TREK actor WILLIAM SHATNER is to boldly go into cyberspace - he's encouraging wannabe science fiction filmmakers to express their artistic talents on his new social networking site.The 78 year old has set up...

Shatner Lands Lifetime Achievement Honour

Veteran actor WILLIAM SHATNER is set to be honoured with a lifetime achievement award at the upcoming Banff World Television Festival in his native Canada.The original Star Trek's Captain Kirk will receive the prize at...

Leno Returns From Oz

For Jay Leno, the last few months have been like Dorothy's visit to Oz, at least so he envisaged on Monday night as he returned as host of NBC's The Tonight Show . "There's no...

Shatner's Twitter Tv Show

Veteran actor WILLIAM SHATNER is returning to the small screen in a new comedy based on one man's controversial Twitter account.The former Star Trek actor has signed up to appear in a U.S. TV pilot...

William Shatner Mourns Mentell

William Shatner has spoken of his sadness at the death of his former 'Boston Legal' co-star Justin Mentell.Actor Justin, 27, died as the result of a car accident on Monday (01.02.10) when his Jeep went...

Shatner Pays Tribute To Mentell

WILLIAM SHATNER has paid tribute to his former BOSTON LEGAL co-star JUSTIN MENTELL, who died in a freak car accident on Monday (01Feb10).The 27 year old was thrown from his Jeep after swerving off the...

Shatner In Talks For Abrams' Star Trek Sequel

WILLIAM SHATNER is in talks to return to the world of STAR TREK, despite attacking director J.J. ABRAMS for leaving him out of his 2009 blockbuster prequel.The original Captain Kirk reveals he and Abrams met...

Shatner Sick Of Star Trek Feuds

WILLIAM SHATNER has given up trying to make peace with his "bitter" former STAR TREK co-stars - insisting "nothing seems to work".The 78-year-old, who shot to fame as Captain Kirk on the original 1960s show,...

Shatner Did Have A Role In Star Trek Movie, Script Reveals

Appearing to settle the question of whether director JJ Abrams wanted William Shatner to appear in last year's Star Trek movie, the website TrekMovie.com on Tuesday claimed that two "alternate" scenes in which Shatner would...

Levi Johnston Vs William Shatner

Levi Johnston, the father of Sarah Palin's grandson, is finding himself being mocked about as mercilessly as the woman who nearly became his mother-in-law -- and he's fighting back. His lawyer, Rex Butler, has told...

Shatner Joins Elephant Plight

WILLIAM SHATNER has appealed to a mayor in Canada to assist in a campaign to release an elephant from a local zoo.The Star Trek actor is pleading with officials at Edmonton's Valley Zoo to move...

Nimoy & Shatner Thrill Star Trek Fans At Atlanta Convention

LEONARD NIMOY poked fun at STAR TREK pal WILLIAM SHATNER during a rare and much-anticipated meeting of the two sci-fi icons at an Atlanta, Georgia convention on Friday (04Sep09).Organisers of the Dragon-Con event couldn't believe...

Eighties Tv Hit T.j. Hooker Heading To Cinemas

WILLIAM SHATNER's 1980s TV police drama T.J. HOOKER is to get a movie makeover.The action series, produced by TV mogul Aaron Spelling, premiered on the small screen in 1982, with Shatner starring as the title...

Stars Pay Tribute To Farrah Fawcett

Farrah Fawcett is now resting with the angels, says her former 'Charlie's Angels' co-star.The 62-year-old actress lost her fight against anal cancer yesterday (25.06.09) and actress Jaclyn Smith believes Farrah is now being looked after...

Shatner Stuns With Vulcan Hand Sign

STAR TREK's original CAPTAIN KIRK, WILLIAM SHATNER, stunned late-night U.S. chat show host CONAN O BRIEN on Wednesday (17Jun09) - by offering him a rude one-fingered hand gesture after the presenter poked fun at the...

Shatner Still Hoping To Return As Kirk

William Shatner, who produced his own YouTube video to discuss his unhappiness over not being cast in the latest Star Trek movie, says he has not seen it yet. But in a telephone interview with...

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