Stories tagged: Star Trek
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 12:12 p.m.
The ultimate ranking of the best ‘Star Trek’ captains
After a 12-year television drought, “Star Trek” fans welcome a new series, “Discovery,” which premieres on CBS Sunday night. So as a new crew goes boldly, we examine the canon …
Thu., Sept. 8, 2016, 12:36 p.m.
50 years later, ‘Star Trek’ still boldly going
The story is well-known – it’s part of entertainment folklore, in fact.
Wed., Sept. 7, 2016, 7 p.m.
Movie review: Son of ‘Spock’ creates film tribute to TV icon
Adam Nimoy not only gives die-hard “Star Trek” fans insight into how his late father created one of the most famous television characters ever, but “For the Love of Spock” …
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016, 5:08 p.m.
Parents sue Fiat Chrysler over death of ‘Star Trek’ actor Anton Yelchin
The parents of “Star Trek” actor Anton Yelchin filed a wrongful death lawsuit Tuesday against the makers of Jeep Grand Cherokees, claiming the company manufactured unsafe gear selectors that led …
Sun., July 24, 2016
Why Sulu’s husband is Asian in ‘Star Trek Beyond’
Much has been made of the decision to reveal that the “Star Trek” character Sulu is gay in the latest franchise installment “Star Trek Beyond,” but for actor John Cho, …
Thu., July 21, 2016, 7 p.m.
Movie review: ‘Star Trek Beyond’ is a fun reboot that makes the little things count
It’s the 13th feature film pulled from the hallowed Gene Roddenberry TV series, the Cold War-era phenomenon that believed in ideas and the democratic ideal.
Fri., July 8, 2016, 9:06 p.m.
George Takei says the decision to make Sulu gay is ‘really unfortunate’
George Takei did not want “Star Trek Beyond’s” Sulu to be gay? Oh my. While news broke that “Star Trek Beyond” will feature an openly gay Hikaru Sulu in a …
Mon., June 20, 2016, 12:50 p.m.
SUV that rolled, killed ‘Star Trek’ actor is under recall
The SUV that rolled down a driveway and killed “Star Trek” actor Anton Yelchin was being recalled because the gear shifters have confused drivers, causing the vehicles to roll away …
Sat., May 21, 2016, 10 a.m.
Museum celebrates ‘Star Trek’ at 50 with artifacts, tribbles
It’s been 50 years since the Starship Enterprise began its five-year mission to boldly go where no man had gone before, and Seattle’s EMP Museum is marking the anniversary with …
Thu., May 12, 2016, 10:47 a.m.
Future’s history: Shatner looks at 50 years of ‘Star Trek’
“Star Trek” has always looked to the future (aside from episodes where the crew fought Nazis, Romans and other things the producers could easily get costumes for), but Capt. James …
Tue., March 8, 2016, 10:37 a.m.
Online prank renames Portland bridge after Jean-Luc Picard
A new Portland bridge got a new name this week – at least on Google Maps.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 27, 2015, 9:49 a.m.
Leonard Nimoy dies at age 83
Leonard Nimoy, the actor known and loved by generations of “Star Trek” fans as the pointy-eared, purely logical science officer Mr. Spock, has died.
Sun., June 1, 2014
Doug Clark: Set phasers to stun: ‘Star Trek’ hacker fesses up
Confession, they say, is good for your soul. It’s pretty good for stirring up some laughs, too.