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William Shatner’s Notorious ‘SNL’ Skit Disappointed ‘Star Trek’ Creator Gene Roddenberry’s Family

The son of Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry did not see the humor when William Shatner told Trekkies to “get a life” while hosting Saturday Night Live in December 1986. In the infamous…

William Shatner Pays Respects to Richard Donner With Memory of Their Classic ‘Twilight Zone’ Episode

It came as a bit of a shock to some to learn that Richard Donner directed arguably the most well-known Twilight Zone episode of all time, which just so happened to star William Shatner. Donner <a href="https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/movies/movie-news/richard-donner-superman-and-lethal-weapon-director-dies-at-91-1234977730/"…

Christopher Plummer Was a Diehard Trekkie Before Being Cast in ‘Undiscovered Country’

The Oscar-winning legend, who starred as the villain Gen. Chang in 'Star Trek VI,' died Friday.  

AFM: Olivia Cooke, Kenneth Branagh, Laurie Holden, and William Shatner Join ‘Fireheart’ Voice Cast

Olivia Cooke, Kenneth Branagh, Laurie Holden, and William Shatner have joined the voice cast of upcoming animated musical feature 'Fireheart.' Cooke (Ready Player…

Mel Brooks, Steve Martin, Jerry Seinfeld, More Stars Pay Tribute to Carl Reiner: “A Master at His Craft”

Hollywood celebrities are paying tribute to Carl Reiner, who died Monday night at the age of 98. The multiple Emmy Award winning writer, director and actor created 'The Dick Van Dyke Show' and…

William Shatner Concludes Captain’s Log Updates With Poetic Capt. Kirk Sign-Off

William Shatner did what he could to bring a bit of levity to fans' days amid the novel coronavirus pandemic by dipping back into his most iconic role, Capt. James T. Kirk.

William Shatner Rejoices Over Canadian Police Watchdog Review of Viral Stormtrooper Takedown

A police oversight committee will investigate an incident that occurred in Alberta earlier in the month when a woman dressed as a 'Star Wars' character was taken to the ground by officers who had…

William Shatner Criticizes Police Who Drew Guns on Cosplayer: “This Cannot Be Covered Up”

William Shatner on Wednesday shared his contempt over a recent incident in Alberta, Canada, where police drew their guns on a woman who was dressed as a 'Star Wars' Stormtrooper, carrying a toy…

William Shatner, Mia Farrow and More Hollywood Stars Pay Tribute to Brian Dennehy

In the wake of Brian Dennehy's death, Hollywood figures have taken to social media to pay tribute to the actor, who was known for such roles as basketball coach Bobby Knight, Chicago cop Jack Reed…

Patrick Stewart Reads Shakespeare Via Social Media to Calm Nerves Amid Coronavirus Standstill

Patrick Stewart is doing his part to try and help distract and calm fans during the coronavirus pandemic by reading Shakespeare to them.

William Shatner Gives Captain’s Log Updates as Kirk Amid Coronavirus Standstill

It would appear William Shatner is not quite through with Capt. James T. Kirk after all, with the actor offering Captain's Log updates amid the coronavirus standstill.

William Shatner Says His Captain Kirk Days Are Done

'Star Trek' fans hoping to see William Shatner play Capt. James T. Kirk one more time a la Patrick Stewart reprising his character in 'Picard' are in for a letdown.