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Here’s Why ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Is Set Before Captain Kirk’s Time
Here’s Why ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Is Set Before Captain Kirk’s Time
Excited though Star Trek fans are to finally have the franchise back on TV with Bryan Fuller’s Discovery, many had to wonder why the series opted to follow the prequel route yet again. The series will venture early into Trek history with a pre-Kirk setting, something writer Nicholas Meyer says offers more “room to maneuver.”
Pacific Northwest Native To Helm Brand New Star Trek TV Series [VIDEO]
Pacific Northwest Native To Helm Brand New Star Trek TV Series [VIDEO]
I'm a big Star Trek fan, even over Star Wars. I remember being a young kid and along with my brothers and sisters we would play Star Trek all the time. We'd arrange the furniture in the front room and we were lucky that we had a large front room window that substituted as our Enterprise view screen. I'd place my Dad's recliner as my Captain's chair in the center of the room with my brother and sis
‘Star Trek’ TV Boss Bryan Fuller Talks Gay Sulu Depiction in ‘Beyond’
‘Star Trek’ TV Boss Bryan Fuller Talks Gay Sulu Depiction in ‘Beyond’
Star Trek Beyond took an affirmative step toward LGBTQ representation with word that John Cho’s Lieutenant Hikaru Sulu would be depicted with a husband, though original portrayer George Takei had a surprisingly negative reaction to the nod toward his own sexuality. Now, leading the charge to put Trek back on TV with Star Trek: Discovery, Bryan Fuller weighs in on the “lovely move of inclusivity.”
Why ‘Star Trek Beyond’ Is the Perfect Anti-Brexit, Anti-Trump Blockbuster
Why ‘Star Trek Beyond’ Is the Perfect Anti-Brexit, Anti-Trump Blockbuster
The entire marketing campaign and dialogue around Star Trek Into Darkness — not to mention most of the runtime of the actual movie — was about the mysterious identity of its villain. Who was this guy Benedict Cumberbatch is playing? Was he an old character from an earlier movie? Could he be Khan? Oh, no, he’s “John Harrison.” Wait, who the hell is John Harrison? Why all the secrecy around a nobody named John Harrison? Are we sure he’s not Khan? No, J.J. Abrams insisted he wasn’t Khan and he wouldn’t straight-up lie to our whoops no never mind he straight-up lied, he’s Khan.
To Slowly Go Where No Man Has Gone Before: In Defense of ‘Star Trek: The Motion Picture’
To Slowly Go Where No Man Has Gone Before: In Defense of ‘Star Trek: The Motion Picture’
The poster for Star Trek: The Motion Picture is so dramatic. The faces of William Shatner’s Captain Kirk, Leonard Nimoy’s Mr. Spock, and Persis Khambatta’s Lieutenant Ilia refracted through a rainbow spectrum of light. That image promises excitement beyond imagination. Adventure! Passion! Every color under the rainbow!

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