Monday, October 17, 2016


Star Trek is awesome. Obviously, acting is a lot harder than it looks on television. Remembering lines learned off by heart takes effort but trying to pronounce all of "Star Treks" terminology must be frustrating considering trek's 16 hour work days...

The good news is Fans can now look forward to Star Trek: Discovery set to premiere in 2017.

President Barack Obama watched Star Trek a lot when he was a kid. So why has Star Trek lasted for over 50 years? Here from the White House is trekkie Barack explaining why Star Trek continues to boldly fascinate us mere mortals on Planet Earth.

What made the show lasting – it wasn't about technology – it was about values and human relationships. Trek is “really talking about a notion of a common humanity and a confidence in our ability to solve problems.”

Enjoy the video everyone. Live long and prosper trekkers.

Monday, October 10, 2016


William Shatner, George Takei, Walter Koenig, Terry Farrell, Marina Sirtis, Gates McFadden, Robert Duncan McNeill, Armin Shimerman, Christopher Lloyd, Martha Hackett and Alice Krige (the Borg Queen in Star Trek: First Contact) but no Nichelle Nichols beam over to the UK to meet the fans for Star Trek's 50th Anniversary.

Many fans eager to meet the stars tweeted while they waited. Trekkers with Admiral VIP Tickets swept by tons of people waiting in queues which took two hours to get past the check points. The only catch is VIP treatment cost £2,999! Standard Tickets were far cheaper.

Adam Nimoy, Leonard Nimoys son is seated in command of the Galaxy Class USS Enterprise NCC 1701-D seen here. Space babes Marina Sirtis and Terry Farrell were also among the stars this weekend at Birmingham's Destination Star Trek  Convention.

Over the weekend thousands of Star Trek fans queued for hours to get in on the action with their Star Trek TV/Movie heroes. Marie Gordon flashes her Lieutenant stripes on her red bridge officers duty uniform to curry favor but no can do! It just goes to show. Even Star Trek Lieutenants have to wait. haha!!!

On Sunday William took part in answering questions for the fans. Heres a fun video he made specially for fans.


Walter Koenig appeared with George Takei live onstage at Star Trek's Birmingham Convention. These two Chekov and Sulu navigate and pilot the Starship USS Enterprise 1701

This photograph says it all. Its the launch for Star Trek's UK Destination event and the expression on the stars faces is fascinating...... William Shatner has done it again. The look on Walter Koenig's face is priceless.


These sci-fi ladies are making the most out of Star Trek's 50th Destination Event. They probably handed their tricorder, phasers and communicators over to an Ensign during the photoshoot. So whats not to like?

 Its life....... but not as we know it!   Jim!

Live long and Prosper, Trekkers

Wednesday, October 05, 2016

J J Abrams Melie Award

Hot Sci Fi Magnet, Zoe Saldana's breakthrough came after starring in Avatar, Guardians of the Galaxy, and most importantly playing Star Trek's Lieutenant Nyota Uhura aboard the USS Enterprise NCC 1701.

Here she is looking radiant, presenting the reigning King of Geekdom (J.J. Abrams) with a Visual Effects Award at the 13th annual VES Awards in 2015. Don't they look cute together?

Zoe Saldana is one hot mamma! She gave birth to her twin boys Cy and Bowie just over a year ago.

 J.J.Abrams VES Award is a golden plaque displaying George Melies "A Trip To The Moon" 12 minutes long Melie used every visual effect in his film to excite and delight with sets, models and double exposure - all dating back to 1902.

The final result is a fantastic journey and trip to the moon. So why not start building a machine to explore and seek out new lifeforms?

Live long and Prosper.
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