Nichelle Nichols, Television Actress Who Portrayed Lt. Uhura In Star Trek, Diagnosed With Dementia

Nichelle Nichols, Television Actress Who Portrayed Lt. Uhura In Star Trek, Diagnosed With Dementia

One party to the first interracial kiss on U.S. television opposite William Shatner as James T. Kirk, Nichols is a pioneer in television. When Nichelle Nichols, portraying the perky and self-motivated Starfleet communications officer Lt. Uhura, smooched the captain of the Enterprise…

The Most Hated TV Cast Changes of All Time

The Most Hated TV Cast Changes of All Time

Cast changes are to be expected in just about any show. Actors leave while other actors join, and this is typically not such a big deal. But sometimes, cast changes can actually come close to ruining a show. This sometimes occurs when a…

Patrick Stewart May Return as Capt. Picard as CBS Looks to Expand ‘Star Trek’ Franchise

Patrick Stewart May Return as Capt. Picard as CBS Looks to Expand ‘Star Trek’ Franchise

CBS has signed Alex Kurtzman to a new five-year overall deal that will see him supervising the expansion of the ‘Star Trek’ franchise for television. AceShowbiz – Alex Kurtzman is staying in “Star Trek” galaxy after executive producing “Star Trek: Discovery“. The…

Man caught masturbating tells cops he’s Captain Kirk

Man caught masturbating tells cops he’s Captain Kirk

A man who was captured masturbating in public on Monday told Florida police officers he was Captain Kirk from “Star Trek.” Officers from the Clearwater Police Department were called to a bus stop on Monday morning following a report of a “lewd…

Star Trek actor Tim O'Connor has died at the age of 90

Star Trek actor Tim O'Connor has died at the age of 90

Actor Tim O’Connor, perhaps best known for his role in Peyton Place as well as a part in Star Trek: The Next Generation, has died aged 90. The character actor had a long career spanning decades, also taking on roles in Buck…

Tig Notaro to guest-star on ‘Star Trek: Discovery’

Tig Notaro to guest-star on ‘Star Trek: Discovery’

Tig Notaro is joining “Star Trek: Discovery” for its second season. The comedian will guest-star as Chief Engineer Denise Reno of the U.S.S. Hiawatha. The number of episodes she will appear in is not known. The casting move represents the first new…