‘Star Trek’ Fans Give Vulcan a Home

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — “Star Trek” fans, rejoice. An online vote to name Pluto’s two newest, itty-bitty moons is over. And No. 1 is Vulcan, a name suggested by actor William Shatner, who played Capt. Kirk in the original “Star Trek” TV series. Vulcan snared nearly 200,000 votes among the more than 450,000 cast during […]

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William Shatner – There’s an App for Him

RALEIGH, North Carolina (Reuters) – Actor William Shatner is having a moment. A couple of years after CBS canceled his Twitter-inspired “$#*! My Dad Says” TV comedy, Shatner is at the top of the tech world. The former “Star Trek” captain, now 81, is featured in Blindlight Apps “Shatoetry”, which catapulted to the top of […]

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Fans, Foes and All Five Star Trek Captains in UK Meet

(Reuters) – Klingons, Romulans, Vulcans and thousands of “Star Trek” fans will descend on London this weekend to celebrate one of the world’s best-loved television and film franchises at a convention that will have all five starship captains in attendance. “Destination Star Trek London” will see captains, played by actors William Shatner (Captain Kirk), Patrick […]

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William Shatner’s Show to Hit 20 More Cities

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – William Shatner is taking his show further on the road, with a 20-city U.S. tour extension of “Shatner’s World: We Just Live in It.” The 90-minute, one-man show explores the 81-year-old actor’s life, playing Shakespearean stage characters, Captain Kirk and roles beyond. The additional dates follow a three-week run at Broadway’s […]

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